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8401 Aero Drive. San Diego, CA 92123 – (858) 277-1514 – – Lic # 376701381






Thank you for your interest in La Petite Ecole & the Lycée Français et International de San Diego!

La Petite Ecole of San Diego is a bilingual immersion school founded in 2006, today welcoming more than 180 students from the Tout Petite Section of kindergarten to the CM2. We are currently expanding our program and opening a middle school!

La Petite Ecole of San Diego is children first…really!

It is absolutely imperative that our educators work in an environment conducive to the fulfillment of our children.


La Petite Ecole is always looking for teachers who support and believe in our educational mission. Qualified candidates must possess:

  • A degree in education from the French Government (Public or Private)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience
  • An ability to adapt to any situation
  • Tremendous patience for various children
  • A sense of humor
  • Dynamism and an unceasing energy for new challenges
  • A strong sense of teamwork
  • Excellent command of the French language, both written and spoken

Teachers’ Assistants

For this position no academic qualification is required but you must possess an American work visa. Qualified candidates must have:

  • An excellent command of the spoken French language
  • Patience, kindness, and compassion
  • Understanding the world of childhood
  • A love for working with children

We also train our teachers’ assistants to become teachers at our school. For more information, please contact Gerald Gaucher for more information.

Once your resume is received, applicants will be contacted for a Skype interview if chosen. Another interview will take place in France (February) or San Diego, CA USA.


La Petite Ecole of San Diego is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment and hires employees without regard to gender, race, religion, color, creed or sexual orientation.


Tours & Open Houses

We are always open and always ready to show our wonderful school. Please feel free to contact us for a tour at your convenience. Walks-in welcome!

We are open Monday through Friday 830am to 5pm. Please guarantee your tour by contacting us although we always welcome walk-ins!


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