Manzano Day School

Joy in Learning® Since 1938

Employment Opportunities


Full Time Openings

Security Guard 

This position is a security guard who is a team member responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment for students, staff, and visitors at Manzano Day School. The security guard will enforce school policies and regulations, monitor premises for potential security threats, and respond to emergencies as necessary. This position is vital in safeguarding the school community and ensuring a positive learning environment. This position reports to our Security Supervisor. Please email your resume to Cathy Hubbard at 

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Elementary School Teacher

Manzano Day School is accepting applications for a full time elementary classroom teaching position in an independent school setting for the 2024-2025 school year. Excellent working conditions in a professional atmosphere; competitive pay and benefits. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of quality teaching in an educational setting and must either hold or be eligible for licensure for elementary education in New Mexico. Please email your cover letter and resume to Leanne Kimbrough at


Part Time Openings

There are currently no part time position openings at Manzano Day School. 


Other Openings

Environmental Educator at Fenton Ranch in the Jemez Mountains 

Fenton Ranch is an environmental education facility located in a beautiful canyon in the Jemez Mountains 80 miles north of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Fenton Ranch offers many environmental education lessons and activities (hiking, fishing, exploring) that encourage youth, ages 4 to 11, to grow into environmental stewards. Fenton Ranch also encourages youth to grow as individuals by facilitating experiences that foster independence, self-confidence, and creative thinking. The mission of the Fenton Ranch program is to provide all students at Manzano Day School with yearly environmental education experiences. 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Lead and facilitate a variety of environmental science lessons. 
  • Lead and facilitate various outdoor activities, such as hiking, archery, noncompetitive games, canoeing, birding, and nature journaling.
  • Complete logistical and maintenance requests as assigned.
  • Play, laugh and share in the joy of learning with very enthusiastic youth.

Position Dates:

  • Staff Orientation will be from April 1 - 5, 2024
  • Programming will take place between April 8 - May 17, 2024

For additional information about the position and to submit your cover letter, resume and references, contact Brad Hall, Director of Fenton Ranch at


Substitute Teacher
Manzano Day School is currently accepting applications for substitute teachers. Qualified applicants will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and show evidence of effectively working with children in an educational environment. All successful applicants must pass a background check. Please email your cover letter and resume to Leanne Kimbrough 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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