Employment Opportunities

Welcome  to our St. John employment page!  Becoming part of the St. John team is an exciting way to use your gifts and talents to serve our students and school.  Any current openings are listed below - If you are interested in applying for any of these positions, please complete the application form and submit a resume via email to debbie.scherschel@stjohnocala.org or drop off at our school office. 

Current Openings

Elementary Teachers:

Due to growing enrollment, St. John Lutheran School is looking to hire more elementary teachers for the 2021-22 school year.  We are looking for experienced and state certified teachers who can join our elementary team!  We are currently interviewing for 1st and 2nd grades.  If you are interested, please complete a St. John application and include an updated resume.  Send both the completed application and resume to david.mcfalls@stjohnocala.org

After Care workers:

We are in need of two After Care workers for the 2021-22 school year.  This is an approximate 15 hour/week position (2:30-5:30) Monday through Friday.  The main duties include safely supervising the students after school.  Taking attendance, snack time, and communicating with parents are also important duties of this position.  Hourly pay rate is $12/hour.  A background check is a requirement for hiring. 


If you are interested, please contact Debbie Scherschel in our main office at 352-622-7275.  You can also email her at debbie.scherschel@stjohnocala.org

Substitute Teachers:

- Anyone interested, please fill out the above application and submit your resume to