Math Teacher at Gateway Middle School - 2020/2021 School Year

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Math Teacher at Gateway Middle School - 2020/2021 School Year

Posted date
May 19, 2020
School level

San Francisco, CA

Employment Type

Gateway Middle School is committed to helping each student – regardless of learning style or previous academic achievement – learn the skills, habits and knowledge necessary for success in college and beyond.

Key Characteristics of Gateway Middle School:
* A small school where all students are known well and supported to achieve at high levels
* A diverse student body that is supported to be active partners in their education
* A strong commitment to and respect for diversity and difference
* An emphasis on four core values and restorative practices to develop positive relationships and community
* A faculty who believes that all students learn differently and who vary their approaches to meet individuals’ needs
* A supportive adult community characterized by continuous learning, reflection and collaboration

Gateway’s Approach to Math:
* Extended Math classes (80 minutes) to support conceptual learning as well as fluency and skill development
* A focus on CCSS-Math practices through the use of Number Talks, collaborative learning, and complex tasks

Middle School Math Teacher Responsibilities:
* Teach four sections of interactive, Common Core Mathematics
* Collaborate with teaching team to plan curriculum, lessons and assessments
* Lead a daily Advisory of 16-18 students, supporting their social-emotional growth and academic learning
* Collaborate with subject area and grade level teams to analyze student learning, differentiate instruction and build a positive school culture

* Commitment to Gateway's mission is essential, including a desire to work with a diverse student body
* Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and parents
* Desire to be part of building common instructional practices and the larger school culture and community
* Current California credential required -- Multiple Subjects or Single Subject Math Credential
* Bilingual candidates and candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply

To Apply: Please e-mail or send the following:
* Your resume and a cover letter addressing your understanding of and commitment to Gateway’s mission.
* Three letters of recommendation
* Proof of a CA teaching credential or information indicating your eligibility to receive one.
* Optional: A lesson plan or other materials indicative of your educational philosophy.

Contact information:
Gateway Middle School
Attn: Hiring Manager
1512 Golden Gate Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94115
You may also apply online, at:

Gateway’s Mission:
Gateway Middle School supports and challenges all students to discover their unique potential, actively participate in their community, and develop skills and habits to achieve excellence in high school