Website Urban School

Classification: Part-time, Exempt, Faculty
Reporting to: Assistant Head for Instruction
To begin: August 2024

Urban School of San Francisco seeks a part-time Math Teacher with an undergraduate degree in mathematics, a mathematical science, or engineering to teach classes ranging from Algebra through Calculus. The school is looking for a dynamic, creative teacher who has enthusiasm for working with high school students, a commitment to innovative pedagogy and collaboration with colleagues, comfort and familiarity with the use of relevant technology to enhance learning, and a commitment to equity pedagogy, antiracist teaching practices, and to their own continued professional growth. Ideal candidates should have curriculum development experience and at least two years’ experience teaching math at the secondary level. This is a part-time position, consisting of teaching 7 classes (approximately 77% of a full time role). For candidates interested in a more part-time role, a reduced position consisting of 5 classes (approximately 55% of a full time role) across three terms is possible.

Urban students are required to take three years of high school mathematics, and most take advanced courses. The Math Department encourages cooperative learning groups among its students and integrates manipulatives, graphing calculators, and computer software into its program. The curriculum for most classes has been developed at Urban and is not based on any particular textbook. Specific course assignments are dependent upon departmental needs.

For a descriptive list of job duties and other responsibilities, please visit here.

Urban School strives to ignite a passion for learning and to inspire its students to become self-motivated, lifelong participants in their education and active citizens in their communities. For further information about Urban’s mission and programs, including the Curriculum Guide, please explore the Urban website.

Salary and Benefits

The anticipated salary range the School reasonably expects to pay candidates for the position of part-time faculty member teaching 7 classes is $70,389 to $118,144 annually..

This part-time position includes the opportunity to participate extensively in Urban’s teaching community, to collaborate with colleagues on curriculum development and pedagogy, and to benefit from Urban’s professional development program. Additionally, Urban provides all full-time and part-time employees teaching 4 or more classes or working more than 20 hours per week a generous benefits package including employer-paid medical and dental coverage. In addition, we offer retirement, life and disability insurance, Flex Spending for medical and dependent care, Commuter Transit benefits with an employer subsidy, EAP, Travel Assistance, Grief Counseling, and more, including:

  • Professional development and training.
  • Urban Café Dollars for purchasing breakfast, lunch and snacks.
  • Parking garage provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please see our Benefits Overview for more details.

For a full description of this position and to apply, please visit our Career Center and select “Math Teacher” to start your application and upload your cover letter and resume.

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