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Do you want to join a dream team of educators who are innovative, passionate, and committed to challenging the status quo in public education and building a model for academically rigorous social justice education in Oakland and beyond?!

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 passionate and skilled teachers interested in joining a crew of dedicated and experienced educators, students, parents, and community leaders who struggle together to help create a more just, healthy, and equitable society.

WHO WE ARE:

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. Agency and self-determination drive our struggle to improve our own material and social conditions towards a more healthy, equitable, & just society.

The mission of ARISE High School is to empower ourselves with the skills, knowledge, and agency to become highly educated, humanizing, critically conscious, intellectual, and reflective leaders in our community.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR TEACHERS

▪ Hold a valid California Teaching Credential in the subject area, or be willing to acquire a ​CTE credential in Health Science and Medical Technology

▪ Be able to work from and build upon an established curriculum, scope, and sequence

▪ Growth mindset, commitment to building a healthy staff culture of professional learners

▪ Commitment to equity and serving the students, families, and community of ARISE

▪ Committed to further developing the skills and examining the ideologies associated with the ARISE Instructional Core​ criteria

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR TEACHERS

▪ The successful candidate will have demonstrated proficiency in all areas of our ​ARISE

Instructional Core​:


  1. Restorative Justice

  2. Literacy strategies

  3. Culturally relevant teaching

  4. Rigorous instruction through project-based learning

  5. Standards-based teaching

  6. Classroom aesthetics

▪ Experience in individual and collaborative curriculum development

▪ Experience with trauma-informed classroom and restorative justice

▪ Two years of credentialed teaching experience in an urban setting

▪ Advanced degree in subject-matter content or education

▪ Familiarity working with Common Core standards

▪ Experience with assessments for and of learning ( standards based grading)

▪ Experience with gradual release instruction (i.e. “I do - We do - You do”) and student-centered

instructional practices

TEACHER JOB RESPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS

▪ Teach five sections of a course/courses within your discipline and one section of Advisory

▪ Attend and participate fully in weekly Professional Development and weekly or bi-weekly coaching meetings with an instructional coach (all teachers at ARISE have a dedicated instructional coach)

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

▪ Participate in “Academic Familia” grade level meetings to problem solve student issues and build out collaborative, cross-curricular projects

▪ Develop project-based “Rigorous Summative Assessments” in alignment with our ​Graduate Profile

▪ Collaborate with teachers/peers and our Adelante Student Support team to provide a consistent academic support system for all students

▪ Participate in peer observations with other teachers to heighten the effectiveness and experience of our community of teachers as learners

▪ Align course content with our Public and Community Health Pathway

▪ Provide academic support outside of class to our students (e.g. tutoring, mentoring, homework assistance, including one afternoon each week assisting with required study hall hours) at least twice per week.

▪ Contribute to teaching a two-week beyond the classroom course during our Post Session, which runs for the final two weeks of the school year

▪ Attend and support additional beyond the classroom activities including Advisory retreats, College Tours, Days of Service, Student-led conferences, and Exhibition nights)

CTE SPECIFIC QUALIFICATIONS

▪ Attend and participate as needed in weekly Professional Development that is aligned with school wide priorities or CTE pathway

▪ Collaborate with science teacher to ensure that Public and Community Health curriculum and best practices are being utilized

▪ Participate in monthly advisory board meetings to review Public and Community Health pathway initiatives and best practices

▪ Commitment to aligning course content with our Public and Community Health Pathway

RESPONSIBILITIES AS AN ADVISOR

▪ Provide academic, socio-emotional, personal guidance, and support to a grade-level homogenous Advisory class of 15-22 students, including support towards fulfilling graduation requirements (e.g. Defenses, community programs, cultural immersion, etc.)

▪ Exemplify and reinforce the ARISE Vision, Mission, and Core Values in and beyond Advisory

▪ 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 Advisor

▪ Facilitate the maintenance of student portfolios

▪ Hold a focused independent reading time space 3x per week during Advisory

▪ Coordinate bi-annual student-led conferences

▪ Conduct home visits to meet with advisees and their families as necessary

TEACHER LEADERS

We at ARISE are excited to bring on experienced teacher leaders to help realize our ARISE Mission and Vision. We encourage teachers to participate in leadership roles in school development and are provided a stipend for doing so. Such duties include: operations, and/or administration, internship coordinator, technology coordinator, data coordinator, advisory coordinator, Academic Familia lead, etc.

SALARY AND SCHEDULE

▪ Competitive, with health, sick, and pension benefits

▪ Stipends available for leadership responsibilities, advanced degrees, Spanish fluency


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Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School is a co-educational, Catholic parish high school located in the heart of residential Alameda, just minutes from downtown Oakland. SJND offers academic excellence and moral development to its diverse and talented 470 students. The 65 staff members are dedicated to the development of confident, open-minded, generous leaders who are ready to live joyful lives of faith, scholarship and service. The school educates future leaders in a supportive and challenging environment.

We are currently seeking a part-time Spanish teacher to teach one section of Spanish 2 and two sections of Spanish 3 for the 2020-2021 school year. The position begins August 1, 2020.  

Minimum qualifications for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and a California Single Subject Teaching Credential with a Spanish endorsement. Successful high school teaching experience is required and a Master’s Degree in a related field is preferred. Candidates must be able to teach all levels of Spanish.

The candidate will be responsible for working with other members of the Language Other than English (LOTE) Department to implement curriculum. Candidates must be willing to teach according to Roman Catholic Church doctrine and values. 

Salary is commensurate with experience, graduate education and credentials, according to the school's established salary schedule for teachers. This position offers full benefits including medical, dental, and visual health benefits as well as pension and retirement plans. 

Please submit a resume, cover letter, statement of educational philosophy and three professional references by email to Jessica Park, Assistant Principal of Academics, at . Find out more about our school at www.sjnd.org. We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage diverse candidates to join our community.


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Are you passionate about community service? Do you want to contribute to meaningful change?   

Safe Passages is recruiting Academic Intervention Specialists for our 2020-2021 AmeriCorps cohort. By choosing a year of service with AmeriCorps, you will have the opportunity to meet critical needs for vulnerable populations in Alameda County, CA. As a member of our ELEV8 AmeriCorps team, you will develop professional skills, gain hands-on experiences, and change the way you engage with your community — all while making a difference!   The ELEV8 Youth Program is a special project of Safe Passages, a non-profit organization committed to advocating for children, youth, and families within the County of Alameda. As part of our social justice program, you will provide academic intervention services to a cohort of 10 underperforming students in Oakland or Union City

Throughout your service year, you will raise student achievement and provide mentorship to your cohort. We will help you excel in your position by holding weekly check-ins and trainings. During this time, you will also have the opportunity to meet and collaborate with the other AmeriCorps members in the ELEV8 program.     

ELEV8 Member Benefits:    


  • Full-time and Part-time positions available. Members receive a bi-weekly living allowance stipend and a post service Education Award upon completion of the program. 

  • Training in youth development and ongoing professional development.

  • Experience in a school environment, CPR/First Aid, Social-Emotional Support for youth, student management techniques & more!

Specific Duties:  


  • Provide academic assessments and interventions for a cohort of 10 underperforming students

  • Facilitate school day and after school programming for cohort students

  • Provide academic, social, and emotional support to assigned student caseload

  • Provide outreach to families by participating in family engagement activities

  • Organize and facilitate service-learning projects

  • Other duties as assigned

You can direct any questions to Leigha Thomas at lthomas@safepassages.org.   

An Equal Opportunity Employer  

A special project of Safe Passages, ELEV8 Youth Program is administered by California Volunteers and sponsored by Corporation for National and Community Service.  


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Who We Are

What if all students graduated high school with the knowledge, skills and habits they need to lead  a fulfilled life?  This is the question that guides our mission at Summit Public Schools.  Summit is a leading network of public schools that prepare a diverse student population for success in a four-year college and to be thoughtful, contributing members of society. We operate 15 schools serving over 4,500 students in the Bay Area and Washington state. Historically, 98 percent of Summit graduates are accepted to four-year colleges, and Summit graduates complete college at double the national average. We need exceptional, diverse, and mission-aligned teachers to join our team to help prepare our students for a fulfilled life. Join us! 

The Summit Model

Summit’s research-backed model makes teaching and learning at a Summit school unlike any other.  At Summit, our teachers mentor the same group of students each year in advisory groups, which allows them to build strong relationships based on deep trust over multiple years. Mentors meet 1:1 with each student regularly to coach students toward their personal goals, and meet daily as a mentor group. During Project Time,  teachers teach universal skills through real-world projects - using their subject-area expertise to help students apply their knowledge to the world around them. Through our research-backed curriculum, Summit gives teachers the tools they need so that they can focus on teaching and becoming the best project-based teachers in the world.  We are deeply committed to continuous improvement at Summit, both as an organization and for our individual faculty. With dedicated days of professional development built into the academic year, regular coaching sessions with a school leader, and a culture of honest, actionable, and timely feedback, we equip our teachers with the tools necessary to improve their practice and tackle challenging issues. We also prioritize developing leaders from within and have invested in multiple career pathway programs for our teachers and school leaders.  Summit has intensive collaboration structures built in to our weekly schedules. Teachers collaborate at the grade and subject levels, forming regular communities of practice to support each other in continuously improving as project-based teachers and mentors. By design, our schools are small communities where every student is known. They are intentionally heterogeneous and reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. As a teacher, this will require being culturally responsive and creating equitable learning pathways for all students. 

What you’ll do:


  • A student school day is around 8-8:30am to 3-3:30pm, depending on the specific school. Teachers stay until 5pm three days per week. 


  • Project Time: Teach 90-minute blocks in high school or four 55-minute blocks in middle school, per day of project time. Most teachers teach one course for the entire grade (e.g. 9th Grade Biology), and see each section twice per week. Teachers work with students on projects that develop cognitive skills and apply their content knowledge to real-world situations. Teachers facilitate discussions in the classroom, coach students in applying their cognitive skills, and give students feedback. Between teaching blocks, teachers analyze student data, build lesson plans, support school culture, and other personal development activities. Summit teachers build lesson plans through a deep understanding of student progress data, which determines the group and individual supports needed for their students to succeed. 


  • Mentor Time: Build deep relationships and sense of community when teachers meet with their small group of mentees daily for their entire time at Summit. Daily, teachers meet with their mentor groups, work on habits of success as a group, and check in one-on-one with their mentees. Mentors coach and advocate for their mentees both inside and outside of the classroom, and strive to support them as they develop their sense of purpose as they become self-directed learners.


  • Self-Directed Learning Time and Interventions: Facilitate Self Directed Learning time and daily literacy or math interventions, which don’t involve lesson planning. During this time, teachers provide student support, monitor progress, and check in with individuals or groups of students.


  • Collaboration & Professional Development: Twice a week, teachers participate in all-faculty after-school meetings where community decisions are made, professional development takes place, and faculty collaborates as a grade-level team or subject-level team. 

What You Need


  • Commitment to uphold Summit’s values, and the belief that all children deserve a rigorous and equitable education that prepares them for college and for life


  • Teaching Credential in California or another US state


  • Bachelor’s Degree (a Master’s Degree in Education is preferred, but not required)

  • Clear health and background check


  • Teaching experience in your subject preferred, but not required

Who You Are


  • You want to be a world-class project-based learning teacher 

  • You thrive while collaborating and are excited to work with mission-aligned, high-performing colleagues. You find positivity in shared successes.

  • You’re excited to teach Summit’s common curriculum and assessment system, which was designed for teachers and by teachers in partnership with learning scientists. 

  • You care deeply about working in intentionally heterogeneous schools and are ready to support all diverse students to reach a fulfilled life

  • You’re eager to engage in professional development and be developed as a practitioner in a network that is committed to continuous improvement.

  • You have a growth mindset and see feedback as a positive

  • You are passionate about serving as a mentor and advocate for a group of students that you’ll follow year to year. You’re open to having hard conversations to support students. 

What You Get

Summit offers competitive salaries and benefit options, including covering 75% of the health, dental, and vision plan costs. We fully cover life and disability insurance. We have a “take what you need” PTO policy, 11 paid holidays, 4 weeks of vacation during the year, and a summer break. We value our teachers’ Summit experience, offering stipends for teachers who have been with us for three or more years and helping teachers grow with us through designated time for paid professional development and regular coaching. Summit Public Schools does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to all programs.  People from all diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Spanish language proficiency is a plus. We don't just encourage diversity and inclusion—we believe it's a requirement for us to be successful in our mission of helping all children succeed. Since we serve a diverse-by-design community of schools, educators, parents, and students, we need our team members to bring a broad range of lived experiences to the table with them. This is the only way we can ensure we are staying close to the work and building an authentic relationship with the people we serve. 


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Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School is a co-educational, Catholic parish high school located in the heart of residential Alameda, just minutes from downtown Oakland. SJND offers academic excellence and moral development to its diverse and talented 470 students. The 65 staff members are dedicated to the development of confident, open-minded, generous leaders who are ready to live joyful lives of faith, scholarship and service. The school educates future leaders in a supportive and challenging environment.

We are currently seeking a full-time Theology teacher to teach Christian Scriptures and Foundations of Social Justice during the 2020-21 school year. The position begins August 1, 2020.  

Minimum qualifications for this position include a Master’s Degree in Theology. Successful high school teaching experience is required. Candidates must be able to teach all grade levels 9th-12th.

The candidate will be responsible for working with other members of the Theology Department to implement curriculum. Candidates must be willing to teach according to Roman Catholic Church doctrine and values.

 Salary is commensurate with experience, graduate education and credentials, according to the school's established salary model for teachers. This position offers full benefits including medical, dental, and visual health benefits as well as pension and retirement plans. 

Please submit a resume, cover letter, statement of educational philosophy and three professional references by email to Jessica Park. Find out more about our school at www.sjnd.org. We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage diverse candidates to join our community. 


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 Who We Are

What if all students graduated high school with the knowledge, skills and habits they need to lead  a fulfilled life?  This is the question that guides our mission at Summit Public Schools.  Summit is a leading network of public schools that prepare a diverse student population for success in a four-year college and to be thoughtful, contributing members of society. We operate 15 schools serving over 4,500 students in the Bay Area and Washington state. Historically, 98 percent of Summit graduates are accepted to four-year colleges, and Summit graduates complete college at double the national average. We need exceptional, diverse, and mission-aligned teachers to join our team to help prepare our students for a fulfilled life. Join us! 

The Summit Model

Summit’s research-backed model makes teaching and learning at a Summit school unlike any other.  At Summit, our teachers mentor the same group of students each year in advisory groups, which allows them to build strong relationships based on deep trust over multiple years. Mentors meet 1:1 with each student regularly to coach students toward their personal goals, and meet daily as a mentor group. During Project Time,  teachers teach universal skills through real-world projects - using their subject-area expertise to help students apply their knowledge to the world around them. Through our research-backed curriculum, Summit gives teachers the tools they need so that they can focus on teaching and becoming the best project-based teachers in the world.  We are deeply committed to continuous improvement at Summit, both as an organization and for our individual faculty. With dedicated days of professional development built into the academic year, regular coaching sessions with a school leader, and a culture of honest, actionable, and timely feedback, we equip our teachers with the tools necessary to improve their practice and tackle challenging issues. We also prioritize developing leaders from within and have invested in multiple career pathway programs for our teachers and school leaders.  Summit has intensive collaboration structures built in to our weekly schedules. Teachers collaborate at the grade and subject levels, forming regular communities of practice to support each other in continuously improving as project-based teachers and mentors. By design, our schools are small communities where every student is known. They are intentionally heterogeneous and reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. As a teacher, this will require being culturally responsive and creating equitable learning pathways for all students. 

What you’ll do:


  • A student school day is around 8-8:30am to 3-3:30pm, depending on the specific school. Teachers stay until 5pm three days per week. 


  • Project Time: Teach 90-minute blocks in high school or four 55-minute blocks in middle school, per day of project time. Most teachers teach one course for the entire grade (e.g. 9th Grade Biology), and see each section twice per week. Teachers work with students on projects that develop cognitive skills and apply their content knowledge to real-world situations. Teachers facilitate discussions in the classroom, coach students in applying their cognitive skills, and give students feedback. Between teaching blocks, teachers analyze student data, build lesson plans, support school culture, and other personal development activities. Summit teachers build lesson plans through a deep understanding of student progress data, which determines the group and individual supports needed for their students to succeed. 


  • Mentor Time: Build deep relationships and sense of community when teachers meet with their small group of mentees daily for their entire time at Summit. Daily, teachers meet with their mentor groups, work on habits of success as a group, and check in one-on-one with their mentees. Mentors coach and advocate for their mentees both inside and outside of the classroom, and strive to support them as they develop their sense of purpose as they become self-directed learners.


  • Self-Directed Learning Time and Interventions: Facilitate Self Directed Learning time and daily literacy or math interventions, which don’t involve lesson planning. During this time, teachers provide student support, monitor progress, and check in with individuals or groups of students.


  • Collaboration & Professional Development: Twice a week, teachers participate in all-faculty after-school meetings where community decisions are made, professional development takes place, and faculty collaborates as a grade-level team or subject-level team. 

What You Need


  • Commitment to uphold Summit’s values, and the belief that all children deserve a rigorous and equitable education that prepares them for college and for life


  • Teaching Credential in California or another US state


  • Bachelor’s Degree (a Master’s Degree in Education is preferred, but not required)

  • Clear health and background check


  • Teaching experience in your subject preferred, but not required

Who You Are


  • You want to be a world-class project-based learning teacher 

  • You thrive while collaborating and are excited to work with mission-aligned, high-performing colleagues. You find positivity in shared successes.

  • You’re excited to teach Summit’s common curriculum and assessment system, which was designed for teachers and by teachers in partnership with learning scientists. 

  • You care deeply about working in intentionally heterogeneous schools and are ready to support all diverse students to reach a fulfilled life

  • You’re eager to engage in professional development and be developed as a practitioner in a network that is committed to continuous improvement.

  • You have a growth mindset and see feedback as a positive

  • You are passionate about serving as a mentor and advocate for a group of students that you’ll follow year to year. You’re open to having hard conversations to support students. 

What You Get

Summit offers competitive salaries and benefit options, including covering 75% of the health, dental, and vision plan costs. We fully cover life and disability insurance. We have a “take what you need” PTO policy, 11 paid holidays, 4 weeks of vacation during the year, and a summer break. We value our teachers’ Summit experience, offering stipends for teachers who have been with us for three or more years and helping teachers grow with us through designated time for paid professional development and regular coaching. Summit Public Schools does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to all programs.  People from all diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Spanish language proficiency is a plus. We don't just encourage diversity and inclusion—we believe it's a requirement for us to be successful in our mission of helping all children succeed. Since we serve a diverse-by-design community of schools, educators, parents, and students, we need our team members to bring a broad range of lived experiences to the table with them. This is the only way we can ensure we are staying close to the work and building an authentic relationship with the people we serve. 


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Are you looking for a flexible job while you are in school, making plans for graduate school, or trying to figure out the next steps in your career?  

Study Smarter is a small, local company based in Oakland. Since 1997 we have been offering high-quality tutoring to students throughout the East-Bay Area. We are a caring team looking out for the well being of tutors, students, and their families. Our close-knit team supports learning and growth for all our tutors, in and out of work. Our tutors build meaningful mentor relationships with their students in local, Bay Area communities.

We are looking for conscientious individuals with dynamic personalities and strong interpersonal skills. High energy people who enjoy thinking creatively and motivating high school students will love this job. Study Smarter offers a fun, casual work experience with extensive support and mentorship.

• $30/hr starting, with regular pay increases

• Paid training

• Part-time and full-time positions available. Tutors can work as few as 5hrs/week and as many as 40hrs/week depending on the subject(s) they tutor and their availability.

• Health benefits included if hours greater than 25hr/week

• Although applicants should be enthusiastic and willing to learn, no prior teaching experience is required

• Start Fall 2020 with specific date and schedule flexible

Requirements:

• Applicants must demonstrate a solid knowledge in one or more of the following fields: math (algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus), science (chemistry, physics, biology), English/writing, Spanish, or study skills

• A commitment to work with students through the end of the school year, mid-June 2021

• Must have a car

Please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter and by calling 510.350.8444.


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To Apply: Send your resume and cover letter to jobs@sarahscience.com

Our after school program "Toyology: Science Through Toys" is seeking dedicated and creative part-time teachers and assistants to facilitate STEM-based learning in local elementary schools throughout the Bay Area. Our staff have the opportunity to work with 50+ elementary schools across the Bay Area from Walnut Creek to San Francisco. This job is a perfect opportunity for college students, teachers in training programs, retired teachers, and individuals who love working with children.

Teacher Responsibilities


  • Manage a class of 15-25 students along with an assistant

  • Attend an hour long weekly training and supply pick-up at our office in Castro Valley

  • Teach science concepts from a lesson plan

  • Instruct children how to build projects from step-by-step instructions

  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of the class

  • Interact with parents, teachers, and school staff

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

  • Transport all materials to and from class

Assistant Responsibilities 


  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of class

  • Assist the teacher with the lesson and project of the day

  • Prep and pass out project materials

  • Help children put together science projects

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

Locations

Multiple public and private elementary schools located throughout the Bay Area. We make every effort to only assign schools that are within what you determine to be a reasonable commuting distance.Currently, programs are located in San Francisco, Alameda, Berkeley, Richmond, Oakland, Piedmont, Castro Valley, Union City, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Danville, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Martinez, and more. 

Schedule 


  • Our staff work at the same time/days of the week from week to week over a three month period. Five classes a week, or one class per day from Monday to Friday, is the maximum class schedule for our staff

  • Classes are an hour in length, with fifteen minutes of prep and fifteen minutes of cleanup. In total, our staff works for an hour and a half for each day that they are on the schedule

  • Start times for classes can vary anywhere between 1PM and 4PM, depending on the school

Requirements 


  • Must drive and have a reliable vehicle

  • Teachers must be willing to pick-up, drop-off, and transport supplies in their vehicle

  • Must have prior experience working with children

  • Background in education and prior experience teaching is a plus

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and experience managing a classroom

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic and flexible

  • Able to communicate, multi-task and resolve issues and challenges creatively

Toyologists learn on the job classroom management skills, and practice the Sarah’s Science approach of positive reinforcement to teaching and interacting with children. We foster an inclusive and inviting learning environment by ensuring that every student builds a working toy based on our science lesson during every class.Those who wish to join our team must have demonstrated leadership/teaching experience, excellent communication skills, and a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is a must. Upon being hired, you must be willing to pay for and obtain Live Scan clearances (fingerprinting background checks) and receive a negative TB-Test result - both of which are eligible for reimbursement after the completion of a full session. 


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To Apply: Send your resume and cover letter to jobs@sarahscience.com

Our after school program "Toyology: Science Through Toys" is seeking dedicated and creative part-time teachers and assistants to facilitate STEM-based learning in local elementary schools throughout the Bay Area. Our staff have the opportunity to work with 50+ elementary schools across the Bay Area from Walnut Creek to San Francisco. This job is a perfect opportunity for college students, teachers in training programs, retired teachers, and individuals who love working with children.

Teacher Responsibilities


  • Manage a class of 15-25 students along with an assistant

  • Attend an hour long weekly training and supply pick-up at our office in Castro Valley

  • Teach science concepts from a lesson plan

  • Instruct children how to build projects from step-by-step instructions

  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of the class

  • Interact with parents, teachers, and school staff

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

  • Transport all materials to and from class

Assistant Responsibilities 


  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of class

  • Assist the teacher with the lesson and project of the day

  • Prep and pass out project materials

  • Help children put together science projects

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

Locations

Multiple public and private elementary schools located throughout the Bay Area. We make every effort to only assign schools that are within what you determine to be a reasonable commuting distance.Currently, programs are located in San Francisco, Alameda, Berkeley, Richmond, Oakland, Piedmont, Castro Valley, Union City, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Danville, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Martinez, and more. 

Schedule 


  • Our staff work at the same time/days of the week from week to week over a three month period. Five classes a week, or one class per day from Monday to Friday, is the maximum class schedule for our staff

  • Classes are an hour in length, with fifteen minutes of prep and fifteen minutes of cleanup. In total, our staff works for an hour and a half for each day that they are on the schedule

  • Start times for classes can vary anywhere between 1PM and 4PM, depending on the school

Requirements 


  • Must drive and have a reliable vehicle

  • Teachers must be willing to pick-up, drop-off, and transport supplies in their vehicle

  • Must have prior experience working with children

  • Background in education and prior experience teaching is a plus

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and experience managing a classroom

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic and flexible

  • Able to communicate, multi-task and resolve issues and challenges creatively

Toyologists learn on the job classroom management skills, and practice the Sarah’s Science approach of positive reinforcement to teaching and interacting with children. We foster an inclusive and inviting learning environment by ensuring that every student builds a working toy based on our science lesson during every class.Those who wish to join our team must have demonstrated leadership/teaching experience, excellent communication skills, and a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is a must. Upon being hired, you must be willing to pay for and obtain Live Scan clearances (fingerprinting background checks) and receive a negative TB-Test result - both of which are eligible for reimbursement after the completion of a full session. 


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To Apply: Send your resume and cover letter to jobs@sarahscience.com

Our after school program "Toyology: Science Through Toys" is seeking dedicated and creative part-time teachers and assistants to facilitate STEM-based learning in local elementary schools throughout the Bay Area. Our staff have the opportunity to work with 50+ elementary schools across the Bay Area from Walnut Creek to San Francisco. This job is a perfect opportunity for college students, teachers in training programs, retired teachers, and individuals who love working with children.

Teacher Responsibilities


  • Manage a class of 15-25 students along with an assistant

  • Attend an hour long weekly training and supply pick-up at our office in Castro Valley

  • Teach science concepts from a lesson plan

  • Instruct children how to build projects from step-by-step instructions

  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of the class

  • Interact with parents, teachers, and school staff

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

  • Transport all materials to and from class

Assistant Responsibilities 


  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of class

  • Assist the teacher with the lesson and project of the day

  • Prep and pass out project materials

  • Help children put together science projects

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

Locations

Multiple public and private elementary schools located throughout the Bay Area. We make every effort to only assign schools that are within what you determine to be a reasonable commuting distance.Currently, programs are located in San Francisco, Alameda, Berkeley, Richmond, Oakland, Piedmont, Castro Valley, Union City, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Danville, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Martinez, and more. 

Schedule 


  • Our staff work at the same time/days of the week from week to week over a three month period. Five classes a week, or one class per day from Monday to Friday, is the maximum class schedule for our staff

  • Classes are an hour in length, with fifteen minutes of prep and fifteen minutes of cleanup. In total, our staff works for an hour and a half for each day that they are on the schedule

  • Start times for classes can vary anywhere between 1PM and 4PM, depending on the school

Requirements 


  • Must drive and have a reliable vehicle

  • Teachers must be willing to pick-up, drop-off, and transport supplies in their vehicle

  • Must have prior experience working with children

  • Background in education and prior experience teaching is a plus

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and experience managing a classroom

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic and flexible

  • Able to communicate, multi-task and resolve issues and challenges creatively

Toyologists learn on the job classroom management skills, and practice the Sarah’s Science approach of positive reinforcement to teaching and interacting with children. We foster an inclusive and inviting learning environment by ensuring that every student builds a working toy based on our science lesson during every class.Those who wish to join our team must have demonstrated leadership/teaching experience, excellent communication skills, and a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is a must. Upon being hired, you must be willing to pay for and obtain Live Scan clearances (fingerprinting background checks) and receive a negative TB-Test result - both of which are eligible for reimbursement after the completion of a full session. 


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Want better pay and more work? Want to be rewarded for your loyalty as a substitute teacher? Tired of not having taxes withdrawn from paychecks? Scoot is hiring exceptional substitute teachers in Oakland, San Francisco, Palo Alto, and the greater Bay Area.

Join an elite group of educators who believe in the value of exceptional education and understand the complexities associated with filling in for the day and take great pride in providing a consistent, valuable day of learning even when the regular teacher is unavailable.

You’ll get:- W-2 employee status (no fussing with taxes at the end of the year!) - Highest pay with weekly direct deposit - Friendly humans: expect to speak to a consultant daily - Easy tech: Instantly set your schedule and receive assignments via app/website - More work: there’s a shortage of teachers and we need your help! - Costs covered: we pay TB/Live-scan and application fees for 30 day permitYou are:


  • Credentialed or have a 30-day Teaching Permit **

  • Empathetic, professional, and passionate

  • Capable of leading in stressful situations and communicating with diverse audiences

  • Reliable, flexible, and excited to belong to a community

  • Competent, kind and fun** Only taken the CBEST? No worries! Instead of a gift card, we’ll cover your CTC live-scan costs & reimburse you for your 30 Day Permit application!


About Scoot:

We place exceptional people in educational settings. We invest in teachers looking for substitute or full-time teaching positions and connect them with stellar independent, charter, private, and religiously-affiliated schools across California. We utilize technology to provide better human experiences and strive to elevate substitute teaching as a career.


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Sunshine House is looking for a strong team player to join our amazing group of preschool professionals! Our kids are a blast and our teaching team has an unheard of average of 10 years longevity. We are looking for someone who is flexible, energetic & caring.

* Candidates pursuing Early Childhood Education 

* Training is included

* Outstanding Benefit Options including Retirement Plan

* Incentive Programs 


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Tater Tots Christian Preschool & Kindergarten in Fairfield, California is seeking a creative, organized, team player to become the Lead Kindergarten Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year.

The primary job of a Kindergarten teacher at Tater Tots is to serve as the lead teacher in an exemplary program for five and six-year-old children. We are looking for a dynamic, forward-thinking and student-centered professional educator who is motivated by problem-solving and leading students at this stage of their development and understands the role that technology plays in supporting the educational experience of 21st-century learners. As a member of our early childhood school, the Kindergarten teacher is expected to support the mission and philosophy of the school. Three years of experience planning a centers-based classroom and holistic activities designed to enhance the development of bright, articulate children plus a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field required. Position hours are from 7:30 AM to - 3:45 PM. The position begins in August 2020 with the first day of school being August 17th, 2020.

Tater Tots seeks a lead Kindergarten Teacher with a passion for teaching five and six-year-old students who work at grade level and above. The ideal candidate will work effectively as a member of a an ECE team to plan all aspects of the kindergarten program. As a member of the team, the kindergarten teacher will report to the Director and is responsible for maintaining an engaging kindergarten classroom environment, assessing and reporting the progress of the students, leading parent conferences and managing parent communication regarding all aspects of the kindergarten year.

Primary Functions:


  • Teach a class of 24 kindergarten students

  • Guide the work of an instructional aide/assistant

  • Establish positive and supportive relationships with each student and family

  • Plan: a centers-based classroom that features learning in emergent literacy, manipulatives-based math, handwriting, traditional early childhood productive play, and thematic studies in science and social studies, and teach Christian character and Bible stories

  • Understand and apply assessment-based instruction

  • Communicate grade-level goals, student learning, and classroom activities to parents

  • Be a contributing member of the Tater Tots team through curriculum committee work and the ongoing work of the division

Required Skills and Experience:


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education

  • A deep understanding of educating the whole child

  • A passion for teaching and learning

  • A collaborative spirit

  • A personal commitment to professional growth

  • A minimum of three years of teaching experience

  • Genuine affinity for working with children and families in a highly engaged community

Preferred Skills and Experience:


  • Passionate approach for teaching young children

  • Knowledge and experience of working in an independent school

Benefits :


  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Time Off

  • Group Medical Plans

  • Professional Growth Trainings and Confereces provided

* Salary commensurate with experience and education level.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $18.00 to $22.00 /hour

Experience:


  • Early Childhood Education: 1 year (Preferred)

  • Classroom: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:


  • Bonuses

Work Location:


  • One location

Benefits:


  • Health insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Professional development assistance

  • Tuition reimbursement

Schedule:


  • Monday to Friday


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ARISE HIGH SCHOOL IS HIRING A CREDENTIALED SPANISH TEACHER

 Do you want to join a dream team of educators who are innovative, passionate, and committed to challenging the status quo in public education and building a model for academically rigorous social justice education in Oakland and beyond?! 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 passionate and skilled teachers interested in joining a crew of dedicated and experienced educators, students, parents, and community leaders who struggle together to help create a more just, healthy, and equitable society. 

 

WHO WE ARE: 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. Agency and self-determination drive our struggle to improve our own material and social conditions towards a more healthy, equitable, & just society. The mission of ARISE High School is to empower ourselves with the skills, knowledge, and agency to become highly educated, humanizing, critically conscious, intellectual, and reflective leaders in our community. 

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR TEACHERS 

▪ Hold or be working towards a valid California Teaching Credential 

▪ Be able to work from and build upon an established curriculum, scope, and sequence 

▪ Experience with differentiation in curriculum and instruction to support emerging skill sets of students, especially students with IEPs and English Language Learners 

▪ Committed to further developing the skills and examining the ideologies associated with the ARISE Instructional Core criteria 

▪ Growth mindset 

▪ Commitment to equity and serving the students, families, and community of ARISE PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR TEACHERS 

▪ The successful candidate will have demonstrated proficiency in all areas of our ARISE Instructional Core: 

  1. Restorative Justice 

  2. Literacy strategies 

  3. Culturally relevant teaching 

  4. Rigorous instruction through project-based learning 

  5. Standards-based teaching 6. Classroom aesthetics 

▪ Experience in individual and collaborative curriculum development 

▪ Experience with trauma-informed classroom and restorative justice 

▪ Two years of credentialed teaching experience in an urban setting 1 

▪ Advanced degree in subject-matter content or education 

▪ Familiarity working with Common Core standards 

▪ Experience with assessments for and of learning ( standards based grading) 

▪ Experience with gradual release instruction (i.e. “I do - We do - You do”) and student-centered instructional practices TEACHER JOB 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS 

▪ Teach four sections of a course/courses within your discipline and one section of Advisory 

▪ Attend and participate fully in weekly Professional Development and weekly or bi-weekly coaching meetings with an instructional coach (all teachers at ARISE have a dedicated instructional coach) 

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

▪ Participate in “Academic Familia” grade level meetings to problem solve student issues and build out collaborative, cross-curricular projects 

▪ Develop project-based “Rigorous Summative Assessments” in alignment with our Graduate Profile 

▪ Collaborate with teachers/peers and our Adelante Student Support team to provide a consistent academic support system for all students 

▪ Participate in peer observations with other teachers to heighten the effectiveness and experience of our community of teachers as learners 

▪ Align course content with our Public and Community Health Pathway 

▪ Provide academic support outside of class to our students (e.g. tutoring, mentoring, homework assistance, including one afternoon each week assisting with required study hall hours) at least twice per week. 

▪ Contribute to teaching a two-week beyond the classroom course during our Post Session, which runs for the final two weeks of the school year 

▪ Attend and support additional beyond the classroom activities including Advisory retreats, College Tours, Days of Service, Student-led conferences, and Exhibition nights) SPANISH TEACHER SPECIFIC QUALIFICATIONS 

▪ Experience in primary language literacy and development (i.e. Spanish) 

▪ Experience with teaching native/heritage speakers 

▪ Teaching complex reading and writing 

▪ Experience with teaching non-native speakers 

▪ Teaching grammar and conversational Spanish 

▪ Able to teach Spanish for Native Speakers and Introduction to Spanish (for non-native speakers) 

▪ Experience with writing and reading models such as 6+1 Traits of Writing (Culham & Chin, 2003), 

▪ Experience with scaffolding reading and writing from smaller discrete steps to more complex skills 

▪ Interest and expertise in co-building a Foreign Language department that cultivates knowledge of self, critical consciousness, codes of power, literacy, and reading the word and the world 2 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AS AN ADVISOR 

▪ Provide academic, socio-emotional, personal guidance, and support to a grade-level homogenous Advisory class of 15-22 students, including support towards fulfilling graduation requirements (e.g. Defenses, community programs, cultural immersion, etc.) 

▪ Exemplify and reinforce the ARISE Vision, Mission, and Core Values in and beyond Advisory 

▪ 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 Advisor 

▪ Facilitate the maintenance of student portfolios 

▪ Hold a focused independent reading time space 3x per week during Advisory ▪ Coordinate bi-annual student-led conferences 

▪ Conduct home visits to meet with advisees and their families as necessary 

 

TEACHER LEADERS 

We at ARISE are excited to bring on experienced teacher leaders to help realize our ARISE Mission and Vision. We encourage teachers to participate in leadership roles in school development and are provided a stipend for doing so. Such duties include: operations, and/or administration, internship coordinator, technology coordinator, data coordinator, advisory coordinator, Academic Familia lead, etc. 

EMPLOYMENT DETAILS AND SELECTION PROCESS 

All teacher candidates are asked to submit the following via email to jobs@arisehighschool.org 


  1. a cover letter that includes how the candidate is a good fit with ARISE 2. a resume 

  2. three references 

  3. a sample lesson plan 

  4. a sample unit plan 

 

After an initial document and phone screening, potential candidates will be asked to do the following: 


  1. INTERVIEW: An interview by a panel of students, parents, and staff 

  2. DEMONSTRATION LESSON: Candidates will be asked to do a demonstration lesson with some of our students. 

  3. LESSON DEBRIEF: Candidates will participate in a lesson debrief in order for ARISE to assess for teacher coachability. 

  4. TEACHING PORTFOLIO: A portfolio brought to the interview that includes: 

▪ Resume, lesson(s) plans, curriculum plans or unit plans, sample of student work (multiple levels recommended), a letter of recommendation from parent and/or student, a letter of recommendation from a colleague or supervisor 

▪ Additional artifacts may include rubrics, classroom handouts, articles written SALARY AND SCHEDULE 

▪ Competitive, with health, sick, and pension benefits

▪ Stipends available for leadership responsibilities, advanced degrees, Spanish fluency 

▪ Employment runs from August 1st through the beginning of June. On-site work is estimated to begin on the first week of August. 


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To Apply: Send your resume and cover letter to jobs@sarahscience.com

Our after school program "Toyology: Science Through Toys" is seeking dedicated and creative part-time teachers and assistants to facilitate STEM-based learning in local elementary schools throughout the Bay Area. Our staff have the opportunity to work with 50+ elementary schools across the Bay Area from Walnut Creek to San Francisco. This job is a perfect opportunity for college students, teachers in training programs, retired teachers, and individuals who love working with children.

Teacher Responsibilities


  • Manage a class of 15-25 students along with an assistant

  • Attend an hour long weekly training and supply pick-up at our office in Castro Valley

  • Teach science concepts from a lesson plan

  • Instruct children how to build projects from step-by-step instructions

  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of the class

  • Interact with parents, teachers, and school staff

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

  • Transport all materials to and from class

Assistant Responsibilities 


  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of class

  • Assist the teacher with the lesson and project of the day

  • Prep and pass out project materials

  • Help children put together science projects

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

Locations

Multiple public and private elementary schools located throughout the Bay Area. We make every effort to only assign schools that are within what you determine to be a reasonable commuting distance.Currently, programs are located in San Francisco, Alameda, Berkeley, Richmond, Oakland, Piedmont, Castro Valley, Union City, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Danville, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Martinez, and more. 

Schedule 


  • Our staff work at the same time/days of the week from week to week over a three month period. Five classes a week, or one class per day from Monday to Friday, is the maximum class schedule for our staff

  • Classes are an hour in length, with fifteen minutes of prep and fifteen minutes of cleanup. In total, our staff works for an hour and a half for each day that they are on the schedule

  • Start times for classes can vary anywhere between 1PM and 4PM, depending on the school

Requirements 


  • Must drive and have a reliable vehicle

  • Teachers must be willing to pick-up, drop-off, and transport supplies in their vehicle

  • Must have prior experience working with children

  • Background in education and prior experience teaching is a plus

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and experience managing a classroom

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic and flexible

  • Able to communicate, multi-task and resolve issues and challenges creatively

Toyologists learn on the job classroom management skills, and practice the Sarah’s Science approach of positive reinforcement to teaching and interacting with children. We foster an inclusive and inviting learning environment by ensuring that every student builds a working toy based on our science lesson during every class.Those who wish to join our team must have demonstrated leadership/teaching experience, excellent communication skills, and a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is a must. Upon being hired, you must be willing to pay for and obtain Live Scan clearances (fingerprinting background checks) and receive a negative TB-Test result - both of which are eligible for reimbursement after the completion of a full session. 


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Job Description

Little Beans Preschool is seeking a new preschool teacher. This is a rare opportunity to work for a small school where you will be appreciated and valued. Little Beans offers holiday pay, sick leave, yearly bonus, help with continuing education, and much much more. Seeking an individual that loves and wants to work with children, is dependable, patient, professional, and TEAM PLAYER. Check out our website for more information regarding our school. Salary range $16-$24 depending on education and experience. Must have a minimum of 12 ECE units. (or currently working on receiving your 12 core ECE units)

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $17.00 to $24.00 /hour


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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 (

RESPONSIBILITIES AS ADVISER

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

 


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To Apply: Send your resume and cover letter to jobs@sarahscience.com

Our after school program "Toyology: Science Through Toys" is seeking dedicated and creative part-time teachers and assistants to facilitate STEM-based learning in local elementary schools throughout the Bay Area. Our staff have the opportunity to work with 50+ elementary schools across the Bay Area from Walnut Creek to San Francisco. This job is a perfect opportunity for college students, teachers in training programs, retired teachers, and individuals who love working with children.

Teacher Responsibilities


  • Manage a class of 15-25 students along with an assistant

  • Attend an hour long weekly training and supply pick-up at our office in Castro Valley

  • Teach science concepts from a lesson plan

  • Instruct children how to build projects from step-by-step instructions

  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of the class

  • Interact with parents, teachers, and school staff

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

  • Transport all materials to and from class

Assistant Responsibilities 


  • Conduct roll call and sign students in and out of class

  • Assist the teacher with the lesson and project of the day

  • Prep and pass out project materials

  • Help children put together science projects

  • Set up and clean up the classroom

Locations

Multiple public and private elementary schools located throughout the Bay Area. We make every effort to only assign schools that are within what you determine to be a reasonable commuting distance.Currently, programs are located in San Francisco, Alameda, Berkeley, Richmond, Oakland, Piedmont, Castro Valley, Union City, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Danville, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, Pleasant Hill, Martinez, and more. 

Schedule 


  • Our staff work at the same time/days of the week from week to week over a three month period. Five classes a week, or one class per day from Monday to Friday, is the maximum class schedule for our staff

  • Classes are an hour in length, with fifteen minutes of prep and fifteen minutes of cleanup. In total, our staff works for an hour and a half for each day that they are on the schedule

  • Start times for classes can vary anywhere between 1PM and 4PM, depending on the school

Requirements 


  • Must drive and have a reliable vehicle

  • Teachers must be willing to pick-up, drop-off, and transport supplies in their vehicle

  • Must have prior experience working with children

  • Background in education and prior experience teaching is a plus

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and experience managing a classroom

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic and flexible

  • Able to communicate, multi-task and resolve issues and challenges creatively

Toyologists learn on the job classroom management skills, and practice the Sarah’s Science approach of positive reinforcement to teaching and interacting with children. We foster an inclusive and inviting learning environment by ensuring that every student builds a working toy based on our science lesson during every class.Those who wish to join our team must have demonstrated leadership/teaching experience, excellent communication skills, and a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is a must. Upon being hired, you must be willing to pay for and obtain Live Scan clearances (fingerprinting background checks) and receive a negative TB-Test result - both of which are eligible for reimbursement after the completion of a full session. 


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 ARISE High School is hiring a STEM Elective Teacher     

Do you want to join a dream team of educators who are innovative, passionate, and committed to challenging the status quo in public education and building a model for academically rigorous social justice education in Oakland and beyond?!

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 passionate and skilled teachers interested in joining a crew of dedicated and experienced educators, students, parents, and community leaders who struggle together to help create a more just, healthy, and equitable society.     Who We Are: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. Agency and self-determination drive our struggle to improve our own material and social conditions towards a more healthy, equitable, & just society.     The mission of ARISE High School is to empower ourselves with the skills, knowledge, and agency to become highly educated, humanizing, critically conscious, intellectual, and reflective leaders in our community.      

Required Qualifications for Teachers


  • Hold a valid California Teaching Credential 

  • Be able to work from and build upon an established curriculum for two Engineering courses, and co-teach two computer science course sections with a master teacher

  • Growth mindset, commitment to building a healthy staff culture of professional learners

  • Commitment to equity and serving the students, families, and community of ARISE

  • Committed to further developing the skills and examining the ideologies associated with the criteria

 Preferred Qualifications for Teachers


  • Hold a valid California Teaching Credential in math or science

  • Experience in individual and collaborative curriculum development 

  • Experience with trauma-informed classroom and restorative justice

  • Two years of credentialed teaching experience in an urban setting 

  • Advanced degree in subject-matter content or education

  • Familiarity working with Common Core standards, or NGSS standards

  • Experience with assessments for and of learning ( standards based grading)

  • Experience with gradual release instruction (i.e. “I do - We do - You do”) and student-centered instructional practices

  • The successful candidate will have demonstrated proficiency in all areas of our ARISE Instructional Core


  1. Restorative Justice

  2. Literacy strategies

  3. Culturally relevant teaching

  4. Rigorous instruction through project-based learning

  5. Standards-based teaching

  6. Classroom aesthetics

Teacher Job Responsibilities & Expectations


  • Teach four sections of a course/courses within your discipline and one section of Advisory

  • Attend and participate fully in weekly Professional Development and weekly or bi-weekly coaching meetings with an instructional coach (all teachers at ARISE have a dedicated instructional coach)

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

  • Participate in “Academic Familia” grade level meetings to problem solve student issues and build out collaborative, cross-curricular projects

  • Develop project-based “Rigorous Summative Assessments” in alignment with our

  • Collaborate with teachers/peers and our Adelante Student Support team to provide a consistent academic support system for all students

  • Participate in peer observations with other teachers to heighten the effectiveness and experience of our community of teachers as learners

  • Align course content with our Public and Community Health Pathway

  • Provide academic support outside of class to our students (e.g. tutoring, mentoring, homework assistance, including one afternoon each week assisting with required study hall hours) at least twice per week.  

  • Contribute to teaching a two-week beyond the classroom course during our Post Session, which runs for the final two weeks of the school year

  • Attend and support additional beyond the classroom activities including Advisory retreats, College Tours, Days of Service, Student-led conferences, and Exhibition nights)

Responsibilities as an Advisor


  • Provide academic, socio-emotional, personal guidance, and support to a grade-level homogenous Advisory class of 15-22 students, including support towards fulfilling graduation requirements (e.g. Defenses, community programs, cultural immersion, etc.)

  • Exemplify and reinforce the ARISE Vision, Mission, and Core Values in and beyond Advisory

  • 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 Advisor

  • Facilitate the maintenance of student portfolios

  • Hold a focused independent reading time space 3x per week during Advisory

  • Coordinate bi-annual student-led conferences

  • Conduct home visits to meet with advisees and their families as necessary

Teacher Leaders

We at ARISE are excited to bring on experienced teacher leaders to help realize our ARISE Mission and Vision.  We encourage teachers to participate in leadership roles in school development and are provided a stipend for doing so.  Such duties include: operations, and/or administration, internship coordinator, technology coordinator, data coordinator, advisory coordinator, Academic Familia lead, etc.

Employment Details and Selection Process

All teacher candidates are asked to submit the following via email to 


  1. a cover letter that includes how the candidate is a good fit with ARISE

  2. a resume

  3. three references

  4. a sample lesson plan 

  5. a sample unit plan 

After an initial document and phone screening, potential candidates will be asked to do the following:


  1. INTERVIEW:  An interview by a panel of students, parents, and staff

  2. DEMONSTRATION LESSON:  Candidates will be asked to do a demonstration lesson with some of our students.

  3. LESSON DEBRIEF:  Candidates will participate in a lesson debrief in order for ARISE to assess for teacher coachability.

  4. TEACHING PORTFOLIO:  A portfolio brought to the interview that includes:


    • Resume, lesson(s) plans, curriculum plans or unit plans, sample of student work (multiple levels recommended), a letter of recommendation from parent and/or student, a letter of recommendation from a colleague or supervisor

    • Additional artifacts may include rubrics, classroom handouts, articles written Salary and Schedule




  • Competitive, with health, sick, and pension benefits

  • Stipends available for leadership responsibilities, advanced degrees, Spanish fluency

  • Employment runs from August 1st through the beginning of June. On-site work is estimated to begin on the first week of August.


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  • Are you a preschool teacher who is supportive, passionate, happy, and enthusiastic about providing young learners with a developmentally appropriate curriculum?

**- Do you agree with the phrase--IT'S THE PROCESS...NOT THE PRODUCT?


  • Are you ready for a change in your Early Childhood career to a position in a quality program with low ratios that values both early learners and educators?**

    IF YOUR ANSWER TO EACH OF THESE QUESTIONS IS YES, CONTACT THE CHILD DAY SCHOOLS, (TCDS) MORAGA. We currently have a full-time opening for fully qualified Pre-K teachers and substitutes who can support our wonderful children and staff.


More About Our Pre-K Position:

Our charming, friendly campus in Moraga seeks a fully qualified, experienced Pre-Kindergarten teacher who understands how important the Pre-K school year is for young children and their families. For many of our children it will be their last year of preschool, and we want to prepare them for the social-emotional and intellectual challenges ahead. TCDS offers a dynamic curriculum model, which includes both HighScope and the Emergent Curriculum (Project Webs). We are looking for nurturing educators who are interested in providing young learners with a developmentally appropriate hands-on curriculum with activities designed to enhance the healthy emotional, social, intellectual, and physical development of young children. If you are an educator who is committed to ongoing coaching and training, values a professional, respectful environment, and enjoys positive connections with children, parents and co-workers...we would like to welcome you to our school.

Requirements:

- Minimum 15 Early Childhood Education Units (an AA or BA is preferred but not required) - 6 Months Experience - Live Scan clearance - Current Immunizations and Health Report - CPR/First Aid Certified - Mandated Reporter Training completion - Understands Community Care Licensing Regulations - Average or above average physical strength and mobility - Commitment to ongoing coaching and education in Early Childhood

*Please reply via Craigslit to Emil Delgado-Olson, Director You may call 925-376-5110 to confirm receipt of your e-mailed resume..

What We Offer Our Staff: At The Child Day Schools (TCDS), we provide the highest quality early childhood education programs for early learners and their families and have done so successfully for over 40 years. We value and support our staff by providing a welcoming collaborative, professional work environment that offer teachers the opportunity to develop their skills through continuous training while receiving benefits that honor their ECE profession.

Our Benefits Include:

- Competitive Wages (based on education and experience) - 19 Paid Holidays Per Year - 6 Paid Sick Time Days - Medical Plan - Dental Plan - 401(k) - Staff Childcare - Annual End of Year Retention Bonus!

Sounds wonderful, but worried about the commute to Moraga? Our teachers, who commute from Antioch, Pittsburg, Hercules, Vallejo, Oakland, or anywhere on Hwy 680, find Moraga to be centrally located and an easy drive from their homes.

 

LOOKING FOR A SUBSTITUTE TEACHING POSITION?

The Child Day Schools (TCDS) has five schools, which are located in Antioch, Lafayette, Moraga, Pleasanton and San Ramon. Our goal at TCDS is to provide an inclusive nurturing learning environment with experiences that allow young children to grow and prosper during the preschool years. If interested in being a part of our TCDS family, please reply with a cover letter and resume to Yvonne Sylvia, Program Facilitator

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN OUR SCHOOL!

For more information, please visit our website.

E.O.E.


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Do you love working at summer camp, but require full-time, year-round employment? If so, Sarah’s Science has an opportunity for you.

Sarah’s Science has been offering high-quality science programs for children for more than 20 years. Our This Land is Your Land summer camps, and Toyology after-school enrichment classes feature hands-on projects which delight and engage children while making complex science concepts easily understandable. Bay Area families have come to equate Sarah’s Science programs with excellence.

The Summer Camp Director/School-Year Program Assistant position is a full-time, long-term job opportunity where you can gain meaningful leadership experience while making a difference in the lives of children. Our mission is to provide children with experiential learning opportunities that stimulate curiosity, and leave them with the knowledge that science is fun!

In this role, you will provide leadership, teach hands-on science projects, and oversee daily activities in close partnership with camp counselors, teachers and other staff, to create an outstanding experience for campers, students and their families in the summer and throughout the school year.

We are looking for candidates with demonstrated leadership experience in recreation, youth programs, and environmental/outdoor education. Applicants must have excellent communication skills and a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is a must. Interest in science and nature is strongly preferred. You must have your own transportation and be reliable.

CAMP RESPONSIBILITIES:

*Teach daily science lessons and give instructions for building science projects to large groups of campers (we will provide written instructions and train you how to teach lessons)

*Provide leadership, guidance, and support to camp counselors, staff, campers, and families

*Be a positive role model for camp counselors and staff

*Oversee and facilitate all camp activities, including (but not limited to): science projects, art, games, hiking, swimming, outdoor play, music, snacks, and lunch

*Team up with camp counselors and staff to help create a fantastic experience for all

*Assist with daily set-up and clean-up before and after camp

*Lead weekly staff meetings

SCHOOL-YEAR RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Administrative responsibilities at our Castro Valley office, including taking phone registrations, light data entry, and other duties as assigned

*Manage a one-hour after-school class of 15-30 students (with an assistant)

*Teach science concepts from a lesson plan

*Instruct children how to build projects from step-by-step instructions

*Conduct roll call and sign kids in and out of class

*Interact with parents, teachers, and school staff

*Set up and clean up the classroom

*Transport all materials to and from class

REQUIREMENTS:

* Must have a reliable vehicle with space to transport program materials, and a clean driving record

*Must have leadership qualities and feel comfortable managing large groups of campers as well as staff

*Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic, and flexible

*Outdoor education experience is a plus

*Prior experience as a camp director strongly preferred

*Able to communicate, multi-task, and resolve issues and challenges creatively

*Must have experience working with children

*Background in education and prior experience teaching is a plus

*BA/BS preferred

*Upon being hired, must submit to finger printing (Live Scan background check) and receive a negative TB-Test result


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Our mission at Caliber Public Schools is to shift the experiences, expectations, and outcomes for students in historically underserved communities. We provide students with a challenging and engaging education that equips them with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in college, career, and community.

Caliber's four graduate pillars--Heart, Smart, Think, Act--guide our work. Caliber graduates will be academically college ready; have emotional intelligence or 'EQ'; be critical thinkers, and have the skills and desire to be changemakers in their communities and the world. We are a community-based organization and celebrate the diversity of the communities we serve. Our parents are active partners; frequently engaging through school events, restorative practices, and academic support.

We are looking for educators and leaders who want to join a small but growing team of diverse community schools. Our first school, Beta Academy in Richmond, CA, opened in 2014 and is now a fully grown K-8 serving 800 students. ChangeMakers Academy in Vallejo, CA opened in fall 2016 and serves 750 students, TK-8th grade. Our long-term vision is to serve students K-12 in our immediate and surrounding communities.

Position Summary:

We are looking for compassionate, exceptional educators to join our Middle School ELA Team (7th)! You'll work collaboratively with your colleagues to drive the achievement of all students in your grade level. You will be encouraged and supported to lead engaging, personalized, and rigorous lessons that integrate our four pillars: Heart, Smart, Think, and Act. You will use data to drive your instruction, regularly assessing student learning to ensure that each child's personalized learning plan addresses their unique needs and goals for growth. You'll equitably support the development of each child through restorative practices and social-emotional learning strategies. You will build meaningful relationships with families because you believe they are partners, and play a critical role in student success.

You will also receive weekly training and support through high-quality professional development and tailored one-on-one coaching.

What We Look For

It takes a special teacher to work at Caliber Public Schools. We look for the following values & attributes in our teachers:


  • Agents of change – you look to reimagine and disrupt the traditional teaching environment

  • Flexible and adaptable – you thrive in a dynamic, ever-changing setting

  • Strategic Thinker – you are motivated by constant review and evaluation of student progress

  • Highly collaborative – you work best being interdependent with your colleagues and making decisions collectively as a team

  • Personal Growth Enthusiast – you are self-aware, reflective and seek out ongoing feedback and coaching to continue to improve your craft

  • Strong Commitment – you are resilient in the face of challenge, you are proactive and take initiative to seek out solutions Responsibilities

  • Facilitate students' mastery of academic standards through long-term planning, daily and weekly lesson plans, and execution of rigorous and engaging daily instruction.

  • High expectations for student behavior are clearly taught, consistently communicated, and equitably applied to all students.

  • Implement and support school-wide social-emotional programming and restorative practices.

  • Demonstrates an asset-based perspective of students from diverse backgrounds, using their experiences as resources for learning vs. excuses or problems to overcome.

  • Provides students opportunities to learn who they are and where they come from.

  • Consistently reflects on own biases/perceptions/ pedagogical practices and mitigates the negative impact on students through culturally responsive practices.

  • Facilitate a Blended Learning Model using technology tools as part of instruction. Develop expertise with technological tools that drive student learning.

  • Facilitate small group instruction with students working towards targeted outcomes.

  • Design and use assessment data to refine instructional practices and personalize learning for each student.

  • Consistently integrate coaching feedback.

  • Communicate effectively and respectfully with students, families, and colleagues.

  • Approach professional development with commitment and reflection. Values: Caliber staff…

  • are committed to a culture of feedback, development and continuous improvement.

  • validate and affirm the identities, strengths and passions of each person.

  • know that It is everyone's collective responsibility to work in service of and alongside our school communities.

  • approach situations and people with empathy and kindness. Experience:

  • 2 or more years of teaching experience, preferably in a high performing school driving excellent student outcomes.

  • Experience working with diverse student populations.

  • Seeking an excellent ELA teacher with a passion for igniting an unyielding love of reading in their students. This teacher believes that everyone loves a good book.. or can help them find one!

  • Experience with Socratic seminar or other methodologies of student discourse a plus

  • Preferred experience with social-emotional learning and restorative practices.

  • Experience integrating technology into the classroom. Skills:

  • Comfort with technology: basic skills in navigating computer hardware and software

  • Organizational skills: ability to manage multiple work streams simultaneously

  • Analytical and problem solving ability:

  • Use data to drive instruction and results

  • Ability to deeply understand each student's needs and help them achieve their goals

  • Communicates effectively with others: shares ideas directly and respectfully & advocates for needs. Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Valid California State Teaching Credential or equivalent and transferable teaching license from another state

  • Intern credential accepted Salary scales are based on years of experience and expertise. Scales are competitive with other charter school organizations and local districts.

Caliber Public Schools provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


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Overview:

Position Title: Community Outreach Coordinator

Location: San Francisco Bay Area, CA

About Blueprint Schools Network (“Blueprint”)

Founded in 2010, Blueprint Schools Network is a national nonprofit organization that promotes educational equity and improves life outcomes for students by partnering with states, districts, and schools to plan, implement, and monitor school improvement initiatives. Blueprint’s whole- school improvement approach to rapidly improving student achievement at low-performing public schools is grounded in a framework of five core strategies. These strategies emerged through analyses of the attributes that drive student achievement and represent common elements of schools capable of closing the achievement gap in the lowest performing schools.

One of the strategies that consistently demonstrated the most significant gains in student achievement is providing data-driven, small-group, differentiated instruction. Subsequently, we launched our small group differentiated instruction strategy “the Blueprint Math Fellows Program” as a standalone intervention service. Since that time, our Math Fellows have served students from grades 3-10 at more than 100 schools serving more than 20,000 students in The Oakland Unified School District (OUSD), Boston Public Schools (MA), Holyoke Public Schools (MA), Salem Public Schools (MA), Denver Public Schools (CO), East Saint Louis School District 189 (IL), and Saint Louis Public Schools (MO).

The Opportunity

Blueprint School Network’s mission to promote educational equity to improve the life outcomes of students and the Blueprint Math Fellows Program vision of the future is one in which all students are on track to graduate from high school and are fully prepared for success in postsecondary options.

Blueprint is looking for a Community Outreach Coordinator to support and collaborate with the Director of Strategic Partnerships and Development to achieve our mission. We aim to dramatically increase the depth and breadth of community partnerships to enrich the experience of our Math Fellows, recruit high quality candidates for the program and increase our local and national presence as an innovative leader in K-12 math education. Blueprint’s Community Outreach Coordinator will be asked to represent the company at community events and work closely with the Director of Strategic Partnerships and Development on strategic planning and philanthropic initiatives.

We are looking for a self-motivated, enthusiastic and community-driven person to take on this exciting role. This position requires someone equipped with a positive attitude and readiness to be a team player. Responsibilities:Relationship Building & Collaboration (45%):


  • Build and nurture new and current relationships with collaborative partners;

  • Build relationships with the community to identify and develop corporate, community-based, and individual donor prospects for the organization’s fundraising priorities;

  • Oversee the administration of a Math Fellows Alumni Network and donor mailing lists and database which respects the privacy and confidentiality of stakeholders;

  • Work with Blueprint staff and volunteers to plan and execute events that generate brand awareness and revenue for the organization;

  • Maintain a calendar of outreach activities, including community events, workshops, appearances and other communication opportunities; and

  • Prepare an annual budget for community outreach activities.

Marketing and Social Media (30%):


  • Implement social media best practices to grow Blueprint’s on-line following. This includes writing posts, posting pictures and video of the Blueprint Math Fellows Program, designing visuals and engaging with our on-line audience; and

  • Support the Director of Strategic Partnerships and Development in the creation and distribution of newsletters throughout the year.

Recruitment Responsibilities (25%):


  • Represent Blueprint at local recruitment events (career fairs, information sessions, etc.) as needed;

  • Support Blueprint’s Human Capital Manager by assisting with job postings, scheduling Fellow interviews, reference checks and/or candidate outreach to promote the Fellows program. Qualifications: Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree required,

  • Prior experience working with community groups, non-profits or community-based organizations

  • Ability to communicate directly, respectfully and effectively with diverse groups (Fellows, students, staff, parents, community, donors) in order to build relationships and trust;

  • Strong written, oral and verbal communication skills;

  • Proficiency with technology (Google Gmail/Docs/Sheets, and MS Office: PowerPoint/Word/Excel/Adobe); and social media platforms

  • Strong time management and organization skills

Core Values & Attributes

Blueprint’s Core Values are:


  • Place Students and Schools First

  • Act with Integrity

  • Achieve Results

  • Value Diversity

  • Collaborate

  • Act with Humility

In addition to looking for people who embody our core values, we believe that the following attributes are also essential for this position:





  • A flexible “can do” attitude and willingness to roll up your sleeves to get the job done

  • Facilitator and team builder

  • Highly organized

  • Analytical

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects at once, while meeting deadlines and demonstrating high attention to detail

Compensation:

The Community Outreach Coordinator will receive a market-driven salary based on the competitive external market segment and in recognition of the responsibilities. In addition, Blueprint Schools Network offers a very generous total compensation package including 100% paid medical and dental coverage for employees.

To Apply:

To be considered for the Community Outreach Coordinator position, please apply online. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and on a rolling basis until position is filled.

Blueprint Schools Network and all applicable school districts are Equal Opportunity Employers and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, cultural heritage, ancestry, political belief, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability or veteran status.


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Sarah's Science is looking for dedicated upper-level staff for our outdoor summer science camps in Oakland and Berkeley. Our directors are educational leaders whose responsibility is to make camp a success each day. Each camp director listed below is in charge of implementing one key aspect of our summer camp, and all directors will oversee the day-to-day operations that make our camp experience so special. 

To Apply: Visit our website, download the application, and email a completed copy to jobs@sarahscience.com

Website: https://www.sarahscience.com/pages/employment.html 

General Requirements: 


  • Must have leadership qualities and feel comfortable managing large groups of campers 

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic, and flexible problem solvers 

  • Directors must be available to work all of the weeks of camp over the summer 

  • Education: college graduate (or in progress)   

Assistant Director

The Assistant Director’s help to oversee our day camp operations with our 4-10 year old campers and works with our CITs (Counselors in Training) and JC’s (Junior Counselors) aged 11-16. Assistant Directors may also teach our science lessons and lead project time for our campers. We are looking for a specialist in the area of youth leadership who will work in close partnership with the Camp Director to create an exceptional camp experience for our counselors, campers of all ages, and their families. This position provides a high-level of logistical support for our camp. 

After Care Director 

The After Care Director’s most important responsibility is to ensure that the high quality of the day camp is maintained during our After Care Program. The After Care Director manages all aspects of the After Care Program, including staff, activities, snacks, sign-in, and sign-out. We are looking for people who have demonstrated leadership experience, possess excellent communication skills, and maintain a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is required, and previous camp experience is preferred. You must have your own car and be able to transport supplies daily. 

Day Camp CIT Director 

The Counselor In Training (CIT) Director is a specialist in the area of youth leadership whose work closely coincides with the Camp Director. CIT Directors create an exceptional camp experience for campers aged 11-15. The CIT Director’s most important goal is to nurture our CITs into role models for our campers. The CIT Director will help our CITs create nature walks, distribute snack, and gain valuable experience by shadowing our staff. We are looking for candidates who absolutely love working with tweens and teens and want to help bring about the next generation of leaders at Sarah’s Science. 

After Care Art Counselor 

The Art Counselor will lead art activities during our After Care Program. The Art Counselor's most important goal is to carry out art projects with our After Care campers. We are looking for people who have demonstrated a passion for arts and crafts, have excellent communication skills, and display a positive, energetic attitude at all times. Experience working with children is a must, and specific art-related experience is a plus. You must have your own vehicle and be able to transport our art supplies. 

About Us: 

Founded in 1987 by Sarah Shaffer, Sarah's Science is a women owned, community oriented science education company. Our mission is to provide kids aged 5-15 with a unique approach to learning about the wonderful world of science and nature. Ultimately, we believe that we can inspire our youth by showing them that learning can be fun and rewarding. We offer outdoor summer day camps in Oakland and Berkeley, after school classes during the school year, day camps during school breaks, as well as evening and weekend workshops throughout the Bay Area.  


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We are currently looking to hire in-home tutors who are passionate, patient, professional and knowledgeable in K-12 subjects all over the Bay Area for the Fall 2019 semester.

-San Jose

-Palo Alto

-Fremont

-San Ramon

-Pleasanton

College undergraduates and seniors in high school are more than welcome to apply!All of our tutors get to set their own hours in our app, get paid 2 times a month and get the opportunity to help some amazing students.Tutors must be able to answer yes to the following questions

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Can tutor through December 2019

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Can tutor a minimum of 4 hours per week

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Currently are US Citizens

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Have a reliable form of transportation

On our platform, you also have the opportunity to tutor students online and answer questions on the Homework Helper app

Apply now online https://www.tutorsync.com/tutor/signup/step/1

About TutorSync

We are an educational tech company that provides premium 1-1 in-home tutoring across the entire bay area. We have a wide range of awesome tutors and great student base that makes us much different than any other company out there.

Come be part of the new movement we are setting!


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Sarah's Science is looking for dedicated upper-level staff for our outdoor summer science camps in Oakland and Berkeley. Our directors are educational leaders whose responsibility is to make camp a success each day. Each camp director listed below is in charge of implementing one key aspect of our summer camp, and all directors will oversee the day-to-day operations that make our camp experience so special. 

To Apply: Visit our website, download the application, and email a completed copy to jobs@sarahscience.com

Website: https://www.sarahscience.com/pages/employment.html 

General Requirements: 


  • Must have leadership qualities and feel comfortable managing large groups of campers 

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, energetic, and flexible problem solvers 

  • Directors must be available to work all of the weeks of camp over the summer 

  • Education: college graduate (or in progress)   

Assistant Director

The Assistant Director’s help to oversee our day camp operations with our 4-10 year old campers and works with our CITs (Counselors in Training) and JC’s (Junior Counselors) aged 11-16. Assistant Directors may also teach our science lessons and lead project time for our campers. We are looking for a specialist in the area of youth leadership who will work in close partnership with the Camp Director to create an exceptional camp experience for our counselors, campers of all ages, and their families. This position provides a high-level of logistical support for our camp. 

After Care Director 

The After Care Director’s most important responsibility is to ensure that the high quality of the day camp is maintained during our After Care Program. The After Care Director manages all aspects of the After Care Program, including staff, activities, snacks, sign-in, and sign-out. We are looking for people who have demonstrated leadership experience, possess excellent communication skills, and maintain a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children is required, and previous camp experience is preferred. You must have your own car and be able to transport supplies daily. 

Day Camp CIT Director 

The Counselor In Training (CIT) Director is a specialist in the area of youth leadership whose work closely coincides with the Camp Director. CIT Directors create an exceptional camp experience for campers aged 11-15. The CIT Director’s most important goal is to nurture our CITs into role models for our campers. The CIT Director will help our CITs create nature walks, distribute snack, and gain valuable experience by shadowing our staff. We are looking for candidates who absolutely love working with tweens and teens and want to help bring about the next generation of leaders at Sarah’s Science. 

After Care Art Counselor 

The Art Counselor will lead art activities during our After Care Program. The Art Counselor's most important goal is to carry out art projects with our After Care campers. We are looking for people who have demonstrated a passion for arts and crafts, have excellent communication skills, and display a positive, energetic attitude at all times. Experience working with children is a must, and specific art-related experience is a plus. You must have your own vehicle and be able to transport our art supplies. 

About Us: 

Founded in 1987 by Sarah Shaffer, Sarah's Science is a women owned, community oriented science education company. Our mission is to provide kids aged 5-15 with a unique approach to learning about the wonderful world of science and nature. Ultimately, we believe that we can inspire our youth by showing them that learning can be fun and rewarding. We offer outdoor summer day camps in Oakland and Berkeley, after school classes during the school year, day camps during school breaks, as well as evening and weekend workshops throughout the Bay Area.  


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Tutor Corps is hiring teachers who want to make a difference in student lives. Teach students 1:1 in their home and help students learn content and study skills while boosting their confidence.

We're currently hiring a chem tutor to work with an 11th grader in Albany 2 nights a week. Mon and Wedn preferred.

Supplement this job with other tutoring cases in the area!

Tutor Corps offers tutors:

The highest pay rates in the San Francisco Bay Area

Paid professional development and paid time for progress notes

Flexible hours

Social events, team lunches, dinners and happy hours

Dedicated management team with 17 years of experience

Check out our tutor spotlight video and our informational video to learn why tutoring with us might be a good fit for you!

Also check out our reviews on Glassdoor, Yelp, and Facebook.

If you have friends who want to teach, please refer them -- we have amazing teaching opportunities for teachers and tutors throughout the SF Bay Area. We will thank you with a $100 referral bonus if we hire your friend (just have them put your name and email in the referral section of the tutor application).

Also hiring for:

Math: Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus/AP, Statistics/AP

Science: Physics, and AP Physics, Biology and AP Biology, Chemistry and AP Chemistry

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Test Prep: SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, HSPT

Learning Differences: ADD/ADHD, Autism Spectrum, Executive Functioning Deficits, Dyslexia/Dysgraphia

From Jesse Roselin, Founder of Tutor Corps: "I graduated from Marin Academy in 1995, Stanford in 2000, Teach for America 2000 Corps, and started Tutor Corps in 2002 to provide 1:1 quality education for all students. Tutor Corps has a corporate philanthropy model and the Tutor Corps Foundation 501(c)3 provides scholarships, community service grants, and awards to teachers.

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Please Note: Applicants that can work the first/last two weeks of camp will be given priority in the hiring process. 

To Apply: Visit our site, download the application, and send a completed copy to jobs@sarahscience.com.  

Day Camp Counselors play a vital role in the success of This Land Is Your Land Summer Day Camp. Each Counselor is matched to a group of approximately ten campers ages 4-15 for the week. Counselors lead activities, help their campers assemble their science projects, and ensure that each camper feels safe and integrated within his/her/their group as well as the larger camp experience. We are looking for people who are great with kids, like the outdoors, and have a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children and interest in science and nature are strongly preferred. You must have your own transportation and be reliable. 

Why we hope you decide to work with us:  


  • For 25 years we have been one of the longest running award-winning summer camps in the Bay Area  

  • Have a blast outdoors this summer leading campers through toy building activities, hikes, swimming, group field games, and singing silly camp songs!   

  • Mentor future scientists and learn valuable teaching skills with a curriculum that will never leave you bored  

  • You are gaining valuable work experience that will help build your resume  

  • Be a part of our fun, creative, and interactive community of directors, counselors, and campers who have grown with our program over the years   

Responsibilities  


  • Be a positive role model for This Land Is Your Land campers 

  • Provide leadership, guidance, and support to your group of approximately 10 campers throughout the day and week 

  • Assist your campers with their science projects, art activities, games, hiking, swimming, and outdoor play 

  • Participate in other camp activities like daily music time, two daily snacks, and lunch 

  • Team up with other Counselors and staff to help create a fantastic experience for all 

  • Assist with daily set up and clean up before and after camp 

  • Attend weekly staff meetings 

  • Attend two days of mandatory training that are TBD (Likely both in May on Saturdays)   

Requirements   


  • Must love working with kids and be patient, caring, enthusiastic, and energetic 

  • Must have experience working with kids (babysitting counts) 

  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and be a team player 

  • Education: high school (must be age 16 or older), college, or graduate student 

  • Experience as a counselor or camper a plus    

Schedule  


  • Summer Camp at Roberts Regional Park in Oakland runs for 12 weeks (June 1 - Aug 21, 2020) Summer Camp at Tilden Park in Berkeley runs for 10 weeks (June 15 - Aug 21, 2020) 

  • Priority will be given to applicants who can work all or most of the summer camp season including the first and last two weeks of camp 

  • Further priority will be given to staff that can fulfill multiple roles (i.e. day camp counselor and after care counselor)  

Hours  


  • Summer Day Camp hours are 9am - 3pm. After Care hours are 3pm – 5:30pm.  

  • Staff Schedule Day Camp Counselors- Monday: 7:45 am - 3:30 pm and Tuesday-Friday: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm.  

  • Staff Schedule After Care Counselors- Monday: 7:45am – 9:45am, Monday-Friday afternoons: 2:45pm – 5:45pm  

  • Staff Meetings for Day Camp Counselors are held one day/week (usually Tuesdays) from 3:30 pm- 4:30 pm; attendance is required and paid 

  • Staff Meetings for After Care Counselors are held on Mondays immediately following the Monday morning sign in shift; attendance is required and paid 

  • Day Camp Counselors do not stay to work After Care; however, we may occasionally ask for volunteers to help supplement our After Care staff 

  • Day Camp Counselors typically work 34-38 hours/week   


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Reading Partners AmeriCorps Member (2020-21)

San Francisco Bay Area

San Francisco & Oakland

Full time

Reading Partners is changing the education landscape. We are a leader in working to solve the literacy crisis in our country by leveraging community volunteers and AmeriCorps service members in under-resourced elementary schools. Our dedicated and expansive volunteer base provides one-on-one tutoring to students twice weekly, and our program is proven to help children master the reading fundamentals they need to unlock their potential as successful and confident readers in school and in life. Our people are the heart and soul of our organization, and our greatest resource; we are all passionately rallied around our mission to help children become lifelong learners by empowering communities to provide individualized instruction that works. Join our stellar team leading the charge to deepen our impact and expand our service. 

 

AmeriCorps/VISTA engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service each year at nonprofits, schools, public agencies, and community and faith-based groups across the country. Since the program s founding in 1994, over 1 million AmeriCorps members have contributed more than 1.4 billion hours in service across America while tackling pressing problems and mobilizing more than 2.3 million volunteers for the organizations they serve.

At Reading Partners we have to mobilize 350 full-time AmeriCorps and VISTA members to serve in various positions across the country. This AmeriCorps service opportunity is school-based supporting and implementing the Reading Partners mission while at the same time exemplifying the AmeriCorps motto of getting things done. Reading Partners strives to recruit AmeriCorps members dedicated to a year of service in the community.

The Roles

Interested in direct service in one or multiple elementary schools? Check out our school-based AmeriCorps opportunities below!

The AmeriCorps Site Coordinator is the face of Reading Partners within our reading centers in elementary schools, leading the full-time program coordination, operations, and relationship development at their school. This is an exciting opportunity to serve directly with kids, coach volunteers, build partnerships with faculty and staff, and gain hands-on-experience with a literacy program that works!

What you ll do & how you ll do it:

Program implementation - Coordinate the day-to-day operations of Reading Partners program at a partner school to ensure the Reading Partners program and curriculum meet students learning needs.


  • Leading program implementation is a huge responsibility! As the head of a reading center, Site Coordinators demonstrate a strong understanding of our program and can effectively coach volunteer tutors through the curriculum. Superb organizational skills are paramount in meeting student enrollment goals (an average of 40-80 students), coordinating constantly changing schedules, managing accurate student and tutor data records, and tracking student progress through regular assessments. Site Coordinators also serve directly with students to provide ongoing tutoring throughout the year.

Relationship management & communication - Forge and maintain positive relationships within the school community to create a welcoming environment for students, volunteer tutors, faculty, and staff.


  • Fostering relationships within the school community is a key component of a Site Coordinator s success. Site Coordinators demonstrate an aptitude for communication, adapting their communication styles to best suit the needs of students, volunteer tutors, Reading Partners colleagues, and school-based faculty/staff. The ability to motivate kids in their learning and to manage their behavior is a significant responsibility, as is the ability to train, guide, and give feedback to volunteer tutors.

The AmeriCorps Regional Site Coordinator plays a critical role in our school-based team within the region. This role serves as a mobile coordinator to support multiple reading centers. They accomplish this by tutoring, identifying trends, sharing best practices across schools, and supporting AmeriCorps Site Coordinators.

What you ll do & how you ll do it:

Program support - Collaborate with AmeriCorps Site Coordinators to implement the Reading Partners program at a portfolio of partner school sites, ensuring that all students receive support to meet their learning needs.


  • The Regional Site Coordinator is an extension of the greater Reading Partners team. In serving multiple school sites, Regional Site Coordinators must develop a strong understanding of our curriculum and how to implement them across different reading centers. This knowledge is key to identifying regional trends and partnering with the local team to share best practices and resources across schools. Regional Site Coordinators often provide additional targeted tutoring support to students and coaching to volunteer tutors to improve program quality. If needed, Regional Site Coordinators may be asked to transition into the Site Coordinator role at a specific elementary school.

Relationship management & communication - Forge and maintain positive relationships within multiple school communities and with AmeriCorps peers to create welcoming environments for students, volunteer tutors, faculty, and staff.


  • Strong relationships are a cornerstone of the Regional Site Coordinator s success. Because Regional Site Coordinators interact with a significant number of students, volunteer tutors, Reading Partners staff, and school faculty/staff across the region, the ability to foster trust and positive relationships is a must. The aptitude to guide and give feedback to volunteer tutors is critical, as is the ability to identify student and tutor trends throughout individual school sites.

The AmeriCorps Literacy Lead is a direct tutoring support within our reading centers, focusing on target students in need of more individualized instruction. This is an exciting opportunity to provide intensive tutoring to kids, support the research and creation of literacy trainings, and get a hands-on approach to an educational program that works!

What you ll do and how you ll do it:

Direct tutoring & student support - Tutor an average of 15 target students twice per week, identifying alternative methods to provide more intensive and individualized literacy strategies to meet our students learning needs.


  • The Literacy Lead is an exciting role that hones in on tutoring and educational best practices. Literacy Leads partner with the region s school-based team to support site setup at multiple reading centers through the first month of launch. Once assigned to a reading center, our Literacy Leads collaborate with AmeriCorps Site Coordinators to identify, assess, and tutor students in need of additional instruction. A strong ability to understand our program is crucial, as is a love for serving directly with students. Literacy Leads may also research, create, and facilitate tutor trainings to share best practices and improve student outcomes.

Relationship management & communication - Forge and maintain positive relationships within the elementary school community to create a welcoming environment for students.


  • Creating strong relationships with target students is a significant aspect of the Literacy Lead s role. Because Literacy Leads regularly tutor a portfolio of approximately 15 students, an inherent passion and ability to connect with and motivate children towards success is crucial.

About You!

You ll be successful in this role if you:


  • Are dedicated to national and community service

  • Understand this position is an AmeriCorps service commitment and are dedicated to successfully completing a full term term of service.

  • Demonstrate a passion for working with children

  • Possess a natural ability to connect with people

  • Are eager for a dynamic schedule

  • Pay strong attention to detail and manage competing priorities effectively

  • Boast a deep belief in and passionately promote our mission

  • Demonstrate a love for relationship building and public speaking

  • Have flexibility and adaptability in both work style and work environment

  • Take initiative in meeting goals and seeking professional growth

  • Can problem-solve through challenges and failures

  • Can quickly learn new technology systems like Salesforce, and have a high level of comfort with Microsoft Office and Google Apps

  • Root your work in our core values

  • Possess a high school diploma or GED

  • Hold US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status

  • Have not completed more than three (3) prior AmeriCorps or VISTA service terms

Bonus Points if you:


  • Are an AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alum/alumna

  • Have experience volunteering with other community-based or education programs

What we offer:


  • AmeriCorps members earn an annual living stipend of $23,000

  • AmeriCorps members are eligible for medical, dental, and vision coverage at no cost for our members; childcare assistance is available through AmeriCorps for those who qualify.

  • AmeriCorps members can earn an education award of $6,195 after successfully completing their service term.

  • You may be eligible for student loan forbearance on federal student loans.

  • We offer an exciting and dynamic culture, and we commit to investing in and supporting our amazing people to grow their careers with us. As such, we provide ongoing professional development opportunities.

The other things you need to know:



  • Service Terms: AmeriCorps members serve full-time (approximately 40 hours/week) from August 2020 through June 2021, and must commit to a service term of 1700 hours over an 11-month period.


  • Travel: AmeriCorps members regularly travel to school sites throughout the week, and need access to reliable transportation on a daily basis. AmeriCorps members also make occasional trips to regional offices and service day events.


  • Reading Partners AmeriCorps Orientation: At the start of each program year, Reading Partners holds an intensive program orientation training to take a deeper dive into our program, foster relationships with regional teams, and learn the skills necessary to execute their respective AmeriCorps role.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Position will remain posted until filled. No phone inquiries.


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Please Note: Applicants that can work the first/last two weeks of camp will be given priority in the hiring process. 

To Apply: Visit our site, download the application, and send a completed copy to jobs@sarahscience.com.  

Day Camp Counselors play a vital role in the success of This Land Is Your Land Summer Day Camp. Each Counselor is matched to a group of approximately ten campers ages 4-15 for the week. Counselors lead activities, help their campers assemble their science projects, and ensure that each camper feels safe and integrated within his/her/their group as well as the larger camp experience. We are looking for people who are great with kids, like the outdoors, and have a positive and energetic attitude. Experience working with children and interest in science and nature are strongly preferred. You must have your own transportation and be reliable. 

Why we hope you decide to work with us:  


  • For 25 years we have been one of the longest running award-winning summer camps in the Bay Area  

  • Have a blast outdoors this summer leading campers through toy building activities, hikes, swimming, group field games, and singing silly camp songs!   

  • Mentor future scientists and learn valuable teaching skills with a curriculum that will never leave you bored  

  • You are gaining valuable work experience that will help build your resume  

  • Be a part of our fun, creative, and interactive community of directors, counselors, and campers who have grown with our program over the years   

Responsibilities  


  • Be a positive role model for This Land Is Your Land campers 

  • Provide leadership, guidance, and support to your group of approximately 10 campers throughout the day and week 

  • Assist your campers with their science projects, art activities, games, hiking, swimming, and outdoor play 

  • Participate in other camp activities like daily music time, two daily snacks, and lunch 

  • Team up with other Counselors and staff to help create a fantastic experience for all 

  • Assist with daily set up and clean up before and after camp 

  • Attend weekly staff meetings 

  • Attend two days of mandatory training that are TBD (Likely both in May on Saturdays)   

Requirements   


  • Must love working with kids and be patient, caring, enthusiastic, and energetic 

  • Must have experience working with kids (babysitting counts) 

  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and be a team player 

  • Education: high school (must be age 16 or older), college, or graduate student 

  • Experience as a counselor or camper a plus    

Schedule  


  • Summer Camp at Roberts Regional Park in Oakland runs for 12 weeks (June 1 - Aug 21, 2020) Summer Camp at Tilden Park in Berkeley runs for 10 weeks (June 15 - Aug 21, 2020) 

  • Priority will be given to applicants who can work all or most of the summer camp season including the first and last two weeks of camp 

  • Further priority will be given to staff that can fulfill multiple roles (i.e. day camp counselor and after care counselor)  

Hours  


  • Summer Day Camp hours are 9am - 3pm. After Care hours are 3pm – 5:30pm.  

  • Staff Schedule Day Camp Counselors- Monday: 7:45 am - 3:30 pm and Tuesday-Friday: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm.  

  • Staff Schedule After Care Counselors- Monday: 7:45am – 9:45am, Monday-Friday afternoons: 2:45pm – 5:45pm  

  • Staff Meetings for Day Camp Counselors are held one day/week (usually Tuesdays) from 3:30 pm- 4:30 pm; attendance is required and paid 

  • Staff Meetings for After Care Counselors are held on Mondays immediately following the Monday morning sign in shift; attendance is required and paid 

  • Day Camp Counselors do not stay to work After Care; however, we may occasionally ask for volunteers to help supplement our After Care staff 

  • Day Camp Counselors typically work 34-38 hours/week   


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Noah’s Ark Preschool in Danville is seeking an experienced, skilled, collaborative and committed individual to direct the early childhood program. The school is located in a pastoral setting on the campus of Saint Timothy’s Church. The preschool is a ministry of the church providing children a safe, supportive and enriched learning environment. As is true in our larger parish community, at Noah’s Ark we acknowledge and honor the diversity of families, and welcome all who choose to be with us. The hands-on intentional curriculum consists of literacy, math, science, gardening, nature exploration, cooking, perceptual motor, drama and music. The curriculum addresses the developmental needs of the ‘whole’ child while preparing them for today’s academic kindergarten experience.


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