Employment

Employment

Live Oak School is an independent, coeducational day school with an enrollment of 336 students in grades K-8. We actively seek to promote diversity and inclusion in our administration, faculty, and student body.

Nothing is more important to us than the teaching and learning that goes on at our school. Every member of our professional staff plays a role in fulfilling the promise and potential of each child. We do this by employing passionate, curious, and engaged thought leaders in differentiating instruction and progressive education techniques.

From our collaborative co-teaching model in the lower school to our commitment to ongoing professional development and shared expertise at all levels, we pride ourselves on every employee’s enthusiasm for being a lifelong learner. Our rich curriculum engages students
in hands-on learning and balances academics, arts, and athletics with equity and social justice education. Our mission reflects the importance of knowing each student well and responding accordingly.

To apply for an open position or to indicate your interest in working at Live Oak send a resume and cover letter to:

jobs@liveoaksf.org

or

Live Oak School
Attn: Jobs
1555 Mariposa Street
San Francisco, CA 94107


Open Positions

Learning Specialist

Live Oak is accepting resumes for a Learning Specialist to begin in August 2019. Applicants should have relevant experience, professional training, enjoy collaborative work, demonstrate a commitment to issues of equity and social justice, and feel a resonance with the school’s mission, vision, values, and educational philosophy. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@liveoaksf.org.

This is a full-time position and reports to the Director of Learning Services.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties of the Learning Specialist

Reading Remediation – plan and deliver small group multi-sensory reading and spelling lessons as well as comprehension lessons to select groups of lower school students

Faculty Collaboration – push into classrooms to support, observe, and give feedback for implementation of a balanced, responsive, and differentiated approach to literacy.

Screening and Assessment – develop and implement robust assessment practices; provide regular feedback to teachers and parents and students when appropriate.

Meetings – participate in Student Resource Group (SRG) and weekly grade level and staff meetings.

Referrals – make recommendations to families regarding outside evaluations and support services.

Middle School Math Teacher

Live Oak is accepting resumes for a Middle School Math Teacher to begin in August 2019. Applicants should have experience as head teachers, professional training, enjoy collaborative work on curriculum development, demonstrate a commitment to issues of equity and social justice, and feel a resonance with the school’s mission, vision, values, and educational philosophy. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@liveoaksf.org.

This is a full-time position and reports to the Middle School Head.

Middle School Humanities Teacher

Live Oak is accepting resumes for a Middle School Humanities Teacher to begin in August 2019. Applicants should have experience as head teachers, professional training, enjoy collaborative work on curriculum development, demonstrate a commitment to issues of equity and social justice, and feel a resonance with the school’s mission, vision, values, and educational philosophy. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@liveoaksf.org.

This is a full-time position and reports to the Middle School Head.

Lower School Teachers

Live Oak is accepting resumes for Lower School Teachers (grades K-4) to begin in August 2019. Applicants should have experience as head teachers, professional training, enjoy collaborative work on curriculum development, demonstrate a commitment to issues of equity and social justice, and feel a resonance with the school’s mission, vision, values, and educational philosophy. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy to jobs@liveoaksf.org.

Lower School Teachers at Live Oak work in a team teaching structure, collaborating with a second lead teacher in each classroom of 22-24 students.

After School Program Leader

Seeking an experienced After School Program Leader for an Independent K-8th grade School. We are located in sunny Potrero Hill of San Francisco.

Our school’s mission is to support the potential and promise of each student. We provide a strong academic foundation, develop personal confidence and the ability to collaborate with others, inspire students to act with compassion and integrity, and nurture a passion for learning to last a lifetime.

The primary duty of the After School Program Leader is to help facilitate the well being of the students in a fun, structured and supportive after school environment. Position is Part-Time with potential for advancement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • One year proven experience working with school age students (K-14 yrs) students.
  • Understanding of youth development principles.
  • Able to work independently, take initiative, be flexible and adaptable to a variety of jobs.
  • Demonstrate ability to work effectively in collaboration with others.
  • Tutoring experience

RESPONSIBILITIES of AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM LEADER:

  • Lead daily academic and enrichment activities for twenty students
  • Facilitate after school homework assistance that build upon the school day learning objectives.
  • Plan and facilitate activities, including: games, arts and crafts projects, sports, etc.
  • Cultivate an active, ongoing communication with parents and school community.
  • Mediate disputes and conflict resolution
  • Maintain school facilities in an orderly and well-kept manner

This is a part-time job.

Mid-day shift 2 PM- 6 PM

Salary: $18.00 /hour

Experience:

  • working with school age students (K-14 yrs) students: 1 year (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Substitute Teachers

Live Oak School is seeking candidates to work as a substitute teachers. Experience in teaching is preferred. Please email a letter of interest and resume to jobs@liveoaksf.org.