High School ELA 11 & World Cultures Teacher

Description and Requirements

Job Description

Averroes High School is looking to add an English and World Cultures teacher to our ELA department. We are looking for someone who is a team player, who enjoys working with youth.
Averroes wants a candidate to be an effective professional who demonstrates thorough curriculum knowledge and is able to inspire students to learn and achieve. He/she should aspire to be an excellent role model for colleagues and students.

Averroes High School is located in Fremont, California
This is an on-site position.

Key Responsibilities

  • To plan and lead in the classroom lessons based on a designed curriculum and syllabus.
  • Communicate and consult with parents over all aspects of their children’s education – academic, social, and emotional
  • Contribute to the development and coordination of a particular area of the curriculum
  • Teach with a social justice lens and connect with the students
  • Fully engage in all teacher training and implement what the team agrees on using as its main methodology of teaching for the students
  • Use AHS school vision and components as tools to teach and support students
  • Incorporate (and be familiar with) new, progressive, and proven methodologies into teaching and delivery of curriculum
  • Organize and manage groups or individual pupils ensuring differentiation of learning needs, reflecting all abilities

Knowledge, Experience, Skills & Abilities

  • Must have a willingness to learn new techniques and have a sense of adventure, creativity, and learning and experience in:
  • Restorative Practices Background
  • Skills on building relationships with students
  • Be a voice to recruit other students and staff
  • Practice with SEL integration
  • Has a strong sense of classroom management and discipline
  • Has experience with Youth inside and outside of the classroom
  • Willing to go on team building trips and school travel

Required Qualifications

  • BA or higher (MA preferred)
  • Teaching Credential preferred
  • 3+ years of teaching experience
  • 3+ years of experience working with high school youth

Teaching Responsibility

3 days a week. 12-18 hours/week including prep, to include some evenings and weekends
* Possibly options for advisory, leading clubs, and mentorships

Position Type

(Part Time)

Start Date


Pay and Benefits

TBD, based upon experience


Name: Reem Bilbeisi

Title: Principal

Email: info@averroesinstitute.com

School Information

Averroes High School

43433 Mission Blvd #101, Fremont, CA 94539, USA



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