Job Opportunities

The Laboratory Schools seeks the finest employees who have a desire to inspire a love of learning in our students, and we employ people with a wide range of skills and training in many different disciplines. We have a long history of commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion work. We continue to build on this work and seek out employees who also share this commitment to one of our core values. We are committed to making sure that Lab is a great place to work, and our connection to the University of Chicago provides our faculty and staff with opportunities that would be nearly impossible to match in any other environment.

Our job openings—teaching, administrative, and support—are listed on the University of Chicago's Job Opportunities web site. In order to be considered, please review and select positions (listed to the right) for which you would like to apply to be directed to the University's online application page.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law.

For additional information, please see the University’s notice of nondiscrimination. Staff job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-1841 or email the University of Chicago Human Resources Office of Talent Acquisition at with their request.


2023 Diversity Job Fair

Annually, the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, along with Francis W. Parker and Latin School of Chicago, sponsor the Diversity Job Fair for teachers, staff, and administrator of color who aspire to work at one of the many independent schools in the Chicago metro region. 

This year's fair will be in person on March 4, 9 a.m.–Noon, at Francis W. Parker School, 330 West Webster Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614

Click here for more information and to upload your resume
Download this flyer to see what schools will be at the fair and know what to expect. 


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