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Thank you for your interest in employment at Hope Lutheran School. Hope is a small Christian school, preschool through eighth grade, located in beautiful West Seattle. Hope School was founded in 1959 and now enrolls approximately 220 students. At this time, we currently do have several openings. Please see below for positions available and job requirements.


Recess Supervisor Job Description

Preschool Lead Teacher Job Description

Preschool Assistant Teacher Job Description

PE Teacher Job Description

ESC Teacher Job Description

Hope Lutheran School Open Positions 2018-2019

Physical Education Teacher: full-time position teaching PE/health in addition to middle school history or math or possibly athletic director responsibilities depending on the candidate. Must hold a bachelor degree; ideal applicants will have a teaching certificate and experience teaching PE or coaching.

Preschool Lead Teacher:  part-time position as a lead teacher in a new preschool classroom as part of an expansion of current preschool structure. Hours are 7:00 or 8:00 AM to noon Monday through Thursday, with additional planning time and optional Friday hours. Ideal candidates will have early childhood education and experience in lead teaching.

Preschool Assistant Teacher: part-time position assisting lead teacher in new preschool classroom as part of an expansion of current preschool structure. Hours are 8:00 AM to noon Monday through Thursday. Candidates should have some education and experience in working with early childhood students.

Before and/or after school Extended Care Teacher: part-time position working with K-5 students before and after school, providing supervision of students and engaging them in fun after school activities. Morning hours 7:00 AM to 8:15 AM, afternoon hours 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM.

Recess Supervisor: part-time position supervising K-8 students during lunchtime recess. Typical hours noon to 1:15 PM, could be combined with another open position if desired. Experience with and enjoyment of children is required.

Required Qualifications: Hope staff must be understanding of and supportive of the ministry of Hope Lutheran Church and School. Candidates must hold a strong personal faith and a servant heart, and must be professional and strong communicators. All positions begin August 22, 2018.

Ministry Description: Hope Lutheran is a private Christian school located in beautiful West Seattle. Hope is committed to providing excellent academic instruction and equipping students for life-long learning. Hope School is fully accredited through the National Lutheran School Accreditation and AdvancED.

Interested parties can visit Hope’s website at for more information, job descriptions and an application form, or call the school office at (206) 935-8500. Applicants should submit a resume and application to Hope School Principal at /mail by May 13, 2018.