Work at Mariners Christian School

Thank you for your interest in joining the faculty and staff at Mariners Christian School. Every employee at Mariners Christian School is committed to the mission of building a firm foundation through Christ-centered education in the hearts and minds of children.

In addition, every employee at Mariners Christian School is a Christian who regularly attends church and maintains a lifestyle consistent with the moral standards stated in the Mariners Christian School contract and the Declaration of Moral Integrity.

Non-discriminatory Policy: It is and shall be the policy and practice of Mariners Christian School in the hiring of employees that the school will not discriminate on the basis of the applicants' race, age, genetic information, gender, nationality, or ethnic origin. We do reserve the right to screen applicants on the basis of religious preference. 

NOTE: Submissions of requested documents and/or inquiries about employment does not guarantee an invitation to interview. 

Each employee at Mariners Christian School must meet the following requirements:

  • Be able to show evidence of accepting Jesus as his/her personal Savior and be able to articulate a personal relationship with Him, as well as provide evidence of regular church attendance. 
  • Maintain a lifestyle consistent with the moral standards stated in the Mariners Christian School contract and the Declaration of Moral Integrity. 
  • Be in agreement with and sign the MCS Statement of Faith.
  • Have criminal history clearance expressly for MCS. (Fingerprinting to be arranged at hire.)


ASP (AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM) AIDE: Start date: August 29, 2022. Hours: M-F; 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. (includes ½ hour unpaid lunch break). Part-time: 27.5 hours per week. Traditional school year: 10-month position (Late August through mid-June). The job of the After School Program Aide is to work with students in grades TK-8 under the supervision of the After School Program Director. After School Program Aides provide supervision and support to students meeting the needs of the whole child by ministering the love of Christ through a spiritually nurturing environment, high-quality care, and homework help. The ASP Aide will plan and facilitate weekly interactive and engaging activities that are fun and beneficial for social, spiritual, and academic development. Requirements: Experience working with children in a group setting is strongly preferred, but not required. Necessary qualities: promptness, reliability, team player, servant heart, positive attitude. 

STAFF ACCOUNTANTStart date: Immediately upon completion of hiring process. Part time: (20-25 hours per week). Term: 12 month position with 7 weeks off annually, based upon school closure calendar. Schedule: Monday-Friday; flexible schedule TBA between the hours of 7:30am & 3:30pm. Hourly wage; commensurate with education and experience. Reports to Director of finance. General description: The MCS bookkeeper is resposible to support the director of finance and staff accountant. 

ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS: A substitute teacher is utilized on an "as needed" basis with the understanding that he/she manages the assigned classroom with the goal of fulfilling the lesson plans and directives of the regular teacher. Bachelor’s degree required. 

How to Apply

For a complete job description and application packet, please contact Dianne McVay at

Please send the following items to Dianne McVay to submit your application. 

  1. Current Resume
  2. Two Letters of recommendation
  3. Brief summary of Christian experience (e.g., testimony, church affiliation, and ministry involvement.)

Note: Expressing interest in this position and submitting requested items does not guarantee an invitation to interview. Upon invitation to interview, additional information will be requested (application, transcripts, & credentials.)

Questions? Contact Us!

Dianne McVay, Senior Administrative Assistant
Mariners Christian School
300 Fischer Avenue
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
or via phone: 714.437.1700, ext.142
or via email:
or fax: 714.437.7976

300 Fischer Avenue
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Phone 714.437.1700 • Fax 714.437.7976
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