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Learning Center Math and Science Specialist

  • 30 Mar 2018 12:11 PM
    Message # 6008515

    The College Preparatory School, an independent high school in Oakland, California, seeks a Learning Center Specialist in math and sciences beginning in the fall of 2018.  We seek candidates who are interested in strengthening their student support skills. The duties of this position include: working with students individually and in small groups, overseeing and maintaining a positive working environment in the Learning Center, working with mentor teachers, subbing for absent teachers, coordinating and driving shuttle vans to and from BART, meeting chaperone duties and assisting in community service and or other areas of school life as needed. The working hours will typically be from 7:30 to 3:30 during the school year. The Learning Center Specialist reports to the Director of Learning Services.


    • Bachelor’s or graduate degree in Math, Physics, Chemistry, or related field
    • Experience in and passion for working with high school students
    • Strong organizational and communication skills
    • Patience, flexibility and a good sense of humor

    Candidates should have a strong interest in working in a multicultural community and be eager to embrace spirited intellectual challenges in a rewarding academic environment.  Faculty and staff thrive at College Prep when they partake in the opportunities offered by a rich co-curricular program, and a tightly knit school that embraces equity and inclusiveness and actively seeks to strengthen its ties to the greater Oakland community. The salary is competitive. Benefits include medical, dental and vision coverage, a retirement plan, and most pleasantly and collegially, a prepared lunch every day.

    Founded in 1960, The College Preparatory School is an independent coeducational secondary school created for intellectual risk-takers who want to pursue a purposeful education with kindred peers. Our mission is to prepare students for productive, ethical lives in college and beyond by fostering a stimulating education within an atmosphere of consideration, trust, and mutual responsibility.  As an equal opportunity employer, College Prep does not discriminate in its hiring of employees on the basis of race, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship, marital or veteran status, age, or disability.  We actively seek diversity among our faculty and administration as well as among our students.

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    College Prep does not sponsor applicants for work visas. For more information about our school, visit our website at

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