What We Look For & Expect


San Luis Obispo Classical Academy looks for faculty members who enjoy the pursuit of knowledge and understanding. The faculty at SLO Classical Academy is known for its excellence in knowledge, practice, and virtue. Beyond credentials and experience, we seek teachers who display a passion for their subjects or grades and a desire to learn more. This love for learning must go hand-in-hand with a love for students. Our teachers are the ones who make our excellent curriculum come to life. We believe that education is a lifelong pursuit and that no teacher can rest on his or her laurels. As a faculty, we desire to inspire our students through the example we set.


Current Openings


San Luis Obispo Classical Academy is looking for passionate, curious, and engaging teachers who are able to embody a classical model of education. This means that teaching is integrated, academically rich, and tied to historical and literary material that has stood the test of time. Teachers must have a valid California Teaching Credential and/or experience fitting the position.  

The following positions are sought:

  • Substitute teachers (ongoing need)




What We Need for Teaching Positions:


For our faculty:  teachers who are committed to joining our faculty must complete and return the following:

  • Resume or Vita with references
  • Proof of California Teaching Credential
  • Completed SLO Classical Academy Application
  • Complete SLO Cassical Academy Faculty Application Questionnaire

Upon hiring, teachers must complete a background check with fingerprinting and TB test.


Download a Faculty Application

Download a Faculty Questionnaire


What We Need for Staff Positions (all except teachers)


For our staff:  Those interested in applying for the posted jobs listed under our administrative and support staff heading must include the following:


  • Resume or Vita with references
  • Cover letter indicating your interest in SLO Classical Academy and the position


Download a Staff Application

All Applications can be dropped off on our campus at 165 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA or mailed to SLO Classical Academy, P.O. Box 3601, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403.

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