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Thank you for your interest in working at JJSE!

Before you consider any specific job openings, please take some time to learn about the school by reviewing this website, in particular our missiondemographics, program design, and our vision of good teaching as described in the JJSE Pedagogy Project. Once you have familiarized yourself with our approach, if you believe that there might be a good fit between you and JJSE, please contact us to set up a visit to the school so you can learn more. If there is a specific opening for which you believe you are qualified, please send your resume to Rubie Macaraeg (, Jessica Huang (, Nichalous Archibald (

OPENINGS for the 2019-20 School Year:
(as of 1/12/2019)

Full-time Chemistry Science Teacher Position: JJSE is looking for a science teacher who is excited to teach Physical Sciences, particularly in the area of Chemistry. Our science program is focused on developing culturally-relevant, student-centered scientific exploration experiences that promote critical thinking, scientific literacy and questioning for our students. The perfect candidate will have experience with fusing social justice and science and providing relevant lab-based instruction for a diverse group of students. This position will include three sections of Chemistry and one of another physical science or Health Science class. This is a full-time position that includes teaching an advisory of 12-15 students who you will work with throughout the year, as well as an elective course of the teacher’s choosing. The ideal candidate has experience working with students who are under-represented in the science field and has a desire to provide pathways for our students to become practicing scientists and science policy makers.

Half-time or Full-time Spanish Teacher: JJSE is looking for an experienced Spanish teacher that is passionate about working with non-native Spanish speakers and who holds a strong commitment for integrating Latinx culture, social justice, and an action-based approach to their curriculum. 

Please note: JJSE is a San Francisco Unified School District high school, and candidates must apply via SFUSD to be considered for openings at JJSE. The first step in the process, which can be completed immediately, is to submit an application at the SFUSD Search Soft portal. As indicated above, we also recommend that you contact us to schedule a visit and learn more about the school before applying.

This page will be updated periodically.