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Math Teacher
ARISE High School

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Math Teacher

ARISE High School
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Job Summary

$57k-85k per year + Tips/Bonus
Job Type
Job Last Posted
Job posted 21 days ago
Job Role
Employer's Industry
Education, Nonprofit
Job Schedule
Mornings, Afternoons

Job Description

Essential Qualifications for Applicants:

Single Subject California Teaching Credential in Mathematics.

B.A. or B.S. required, Master’s Degree preferred

Desirable Qualification for Applicants:

3+ years teaching experience in an urban education setting serving low-income students of color

Experience in inquiry based lessons (students centered) with an emphasis on critical thinking

Experience with instruction that is specific to teaching math-specific vocabulary

Interest in joining a highly collaborative team that co-constructs curriculum, lesson plans, and assessments

Experience with assessments for and of learning including standards based grading

Experience or knowledge of how to create and maintain a cohesive, productive, positive, rigorous, and reflective classroom community

Bilingual in Spanish

Teacher Job Responsibilities and Expectations:

Teach 4 sections of Geometry

Provide regular feedback to students about their progress, including completing quarterly progress reports and updating the online grade book weekly

Participate in professional development opportunities to develop skills and expand scope of curricular and instructional knowledge and understanding (including school-wide professional development retreats, critical inquiry group participation, opportunities with school partners, and outside individual professional development)

Provide academic support outside of class to our students (


Provide academic, socio-emotional, personal guidance, and support to a grade-level homogenous

Advisory class of 17- 22 students, including support towards fulfilling graduation requirements

Collaborate with students, parents/guardians and other teachers to address the academic and social needs of advisees; provide consistent follow-up with/for students, parents/guardians and teachers in the role of Adviser

Time Commitment:

This position is for the remainder of semester two in the academic calendar running till the middle of June.

Common Building Hours: All teachers are expected to maintain hours of 8:15 am-4:00 pm Mondays,Tuesdays, and Fridays and 8:15am-4:30pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays plus office hours 2x/week.

Weekly professional development occurs on Wednesdays and Thursdays, minimum of bi-weekly observation and coaching for all teachers, and paid content specific off-site PD


Business Overview

Our Story

ARISE High School opened its doors in 2006 with the mission to prepare students from low income families to be the first in their families to attend college. Inspired by Oakland’s rich activist history, ARISE strives to engage our school community in reinvesting their knowledge, wisdom, and resources back into our Oakland home. It is not enough for us to simply prepare students for college without also emphasizing the importance of their presence, work, and leadership here in East Oakland.

At ARISE we nurture, train, and discipline our school community to engage in a continuous practice of developing mind, heart, and body towards a vision where we actively rise up. With a focus on public health and community engagement - agency and self-determination drive our struggle to improve our own material and social conditions towards a more healthy, equitable, and just society.

Our program of study at ARISE immerses students in a challenging college-prep curriculum interfused with health themed topics that aligned with our Public and Community Health pathway. The curriculum emphasizes knowledge of self, critical consciousness, performance assessment and interdisciplinary collaboration. The curriculum is enacted in the context of a highly personalized and supportive environment, which provides wrap-around services through our socio-emotional counselors, college advisor, and advisory system. We are thrilled that 90% of our graduating seniors are accepted to a 4-year college! Please take an opportunity to learn more at

ARISE High School is looking for teachers who are committed to preparing historically underserved students of color to achieve our mission to empower ourselves with the skills, knowledge, and agency to become highly educated, humanizing, critically conscious, intellectual, and reflective leaders in our community.

Why Work With Us?

ARISE High School, a small charter school in East Oakland, California focused on preparing students to find success in college and career, is growing and seeking dedicated teachers interested in joining an existing crew of dedicated educators.

Team Size

11-50 team members


Culture & Perks

Health Benefits
Paid Time Off
Retirement Benefits
Casual Dress
Community Oriented
Mission Driven
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