Social Studies Teacher

(INCLUDING ETHNIC STUDIES)
Full-time
2022-2023 School Year
Position begins: August 1, 2022
Application due date: Until this position is filled

Junipero Serra High School is a Catholic college preparatory for boys located in San Mateo, in the heart of the San Francisco Peninsula. Serra’s legacy spans more than 75 years of excellence in Catholic education. A rich and rigorous academic curriculum, a wide range of extracurricular activities, and an environment of support, compassion, and mutual respect are hallmarks of Serra. Serra’s faculty and staff are deeply committed to mentoring their students, providing a framework for young men to grow in faith, intellect and character.  

Desired background:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree  Bachelor’s or Master’s degree; ideal candidates will have an academic background in Social Studies and Ethnic Studies
  • Single Subject Teaching Credential California Preferred
  • 3 years of previous secondary level teaching experience
  • Such alternative qualifications as may be deemed appropriate
  • Experience teaching or developing an Ethnic Studies curriculum preferred

Skills:

  • A passion for inspiring life long learning
  • Demonstrated experience in providing a student centered curriculum that promotes real-world problem solving, creativity, and intellectual curiosity
  • Demonstrated understanding and implementation of modern and varied pedagogical approaches 
  • Demonstrated understanding and implementation of proficiency focused formative and summative assessment
  • Clear communicator with students, colleagues, and parents
  • Highly collaborative, organized, enthusiastic, and flexible colleague with a well-developed sense of humor

All interested candidates are asked to submit the following documents to Human Resources

  • Cover Letter & Resume
  • List of references or at least 2 letters of recommendation
  • Copies of transcripts (unofficial are acceptable)
  • Evidence of California Single Subject Teaching Credential and/or Master’s degree in subject area

All employees of the Archdiocese of San Francisco shall be employed without regard to race, color, sex, ethnic or national origin and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal history.