Manzano Day School

Joy in Learning® Since 1938

Employment Opportunities

Full Time Positions

Position Title:  Associate Director of Admission and Financial Aid


Manzano Day School is accepting resumes for an Associate Director of Admission and Financial Aid. We are looking for a person who has a passion for and commitment to elementary education. Duties include giving tours to prospective families, being accountable for accurate and efficient processing of student applications and financial aid applications. Registrar duties would include preparing student files and transcripts.


Excellent customer service skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to work under pressure, excellent computer skills, and excellent Excel Spreadsheet skills. Qualifications: High school diploma, post secondary diploma preferred. Previous admission office experience is an asset. Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Application Procedure:

Please email cover letter and resume to


Other Openings

Environmental Educator at Fenton Ranch in the Jemez Mountains

Fenton Ranch is Manzano Day School's environmental education facility in the Jemez Mountains, located in a beautiful canyon 80 miles north of Albuquerque. Fenton Ranch offers many lessons and activities that encourage growth for youth ages 5 to 11, such as exploring nature, fishing, hiking, canoeing, as well as arts and crafts. These experiences help to foster respect and an appreciation for the natural world. Fenton Ranch encourages youth to grow as an individual by facilitating experiences that foster independence, self-confidence, and creative thinking. The mission of the Fenton Ranch program is to provide all students with yearly environmental education experiences. 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Lead and facilitate a variety of environmental science lessons.
  • Lead and facilitate a variety of outdoor activities, such as:  canoeing, hiking, archery, camping, campfires, noncompetitive games, fishing, and exploring.
  • Lead and supervise a variety of residential camp activities, such as:  meal time, clean-up activities, journaling, free time activities, craft projects, and bedtime.
  • Complete logistical and maintenance requests, as needed.
  • Play, laugh, and share in the joy of learning with very enthusiastic youth.

A complete and more detailed job description can be found here. Please submit cover letter and resume to Stephanie Kichler at

Extended Day Childcare Provider

Our Extended Day Childcare Program is looking to fill a part-time position on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during our morning care session. This session runs from 7:00 - 8:30 a.m. and duties include welcoming and helping students and families check-in, spending time with and supervising students during the morning program, and administering clean-up for students when it is time to go to class. All successful applicants must pass a background check. To apply, please email resume to Michael Escobedo, Director of Extended Day, at

Substitute Teacher

Manzano Day School is currently accepting applications for substitute teachers. Qualified applicants will have a bachelor’s degree and show evidence of successfully working with children in a learning environment.
All successful applicants must pass a background check.
Please email cover letter and resume to Cathy Hubbard at


Manzano Day School is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes teachers and staff regardless of race, color, gender, age, disability, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identification or spousal affiliation.



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