SMCOE: A Great Place to Work!

Employees & Employment

SMCOE: A Great Place to Work!

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A Job that Matters

"There are numerous reasons why I feel the San Mateo County Office of Education is one of the BEST places to work. It's easy to be inspired and motivated each day when surrounded by such caring, appreciative and dedicated professionals intent on making a difference. There's a lot happening here to benefit our children and our schools; our future."

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Employee of the Month

Employee of the Month

For the month of June, the employee of the month is Mary Mani, Paraeducator in the Student Services Division.

Mary is dedicated to helping students in our Court Schools achieve their educational goals and gain life skills to transition back to society. She is very supportive, compassionate, and patient with the students with whom she works.

Mary is an integral part of the new CARE class at Hillcrest School, which was created to teach students who, for various reasons, could not attend class with the rest of the students. She has helped create a quiet and calm atmosphere and learning environment, manages files and supplies for students, and even gives out a “Student of the Week” award to motivate those in the CARE class. Because of her authority and personality, students respect and

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Jobs at SMCOE

Certificated Employees

Current Job Openings

Employees hired in certificated positions provide a variety of educational services requiring teaching or administrative credentials. The County Office employs teachers and administrators in a variety of student programs including special education, Court and Community and Career Technical Education/Regional Occupation Program. Certificated employees are also hired to provide support and training at the local, regional and state level in collaboration with school districts, partners and outside agencies in an effort to provide a high quality education for all students and close the achievement gap.

SMCOE accepts applications submitted through EDJOIN at In order to apply for a position through EDJOIN, applicants must have an email address and register directly through the EDJOIN website. There are no costs associated with registration on the website.

Thank you for your interest in our open positions and considering the San Mateo County Office of Education as a place to work.

View current employment opportunities on EDJOIN.

Classified Employees

Job Openings on CalOpps

Employees hired in the classified service provide a variety of administrative and educational support services not requiring teaching credentials. Classified employees are employed in occupational fields including: Accounting, Data Processing, Secretarial, Maintenance, Facilities Management, Vocational Counseling, and Instructional Support.