Camino Nuevo Charter Academy

  • 2018-2019 Social Science Teacher

    Location US-CA-Los Angeles
    Posted Date 1 month ago(2/20/2018 6:55 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Teacher - High School
  • Overview


    Teaching Opportunity


    Camino Nuevo Charter Academy

     Social Science Teacher



    Camino Nuevo Charter Academy (CNCA) is a community of high-performing public schools that utilizes a comprehensive approach to prepare students from preschool through high school for success in college and in life. We integrate academic rigor, community, family, and wellness to empower students to thrive in a culturally connected and changing world. Founded in 2000, Camino Nuevo Charter Academy students represent the neighborhood of MacArthur Park west of downtown Los Angeles, a community that is one of the most under-resourced and densely populated neighborhoods in Los Angeles. Currently, CNCA has eight campuses that serve over 3,000 students from pre-K through 12th grade.


    CNCA offers exciting once in a lifetime opportunities to teach in a K-8 charter school.  CNCA seeks candidates who will use innovative curriculum and teaching methodologies to establish a culture of educational excellence through great professional development opportunities and team teaching.  Teachers must be visionaries, eager to be in the forefront of educational practices and must embrace the challenge of demonstrating that public education in a low-income, primarily immigrant, multilingual area can succeed.  Teachers will receive a competitive salary and health care and retirement benefits.


    Teachers will perform a full range of duties, including but not limited to:

    • Preparing/implementing lesson plans that lead to student mastery of curriculum content, including Math
    • Developing /implementing integrated curriculum units, differentiating and scaffolding as needed
    • Regularly assessing student progress to refine instruction and meet student needs
    • Participating regularly in professional development opportunities and collaborative meetings
    • Communicating frequently with students, students’ families, colleagues and other stakeholders
    • Working closely with children and their families to promote personal growth and success
    • Maintaining regular, punctual attendance


    Applicants who possess the following skills will make the strongest candidates:

    • California Teaching Credential or equivalent, meeting all NCLB “highly qualified” standards
    • CLAD-EL Authorization
    • Must have credential in Social Science
    • Demonstrated ability to implement varied classroom instructional strategies
    • Educational vision for and experience with low-income and /or minority students
    • Demonstrated track record with English language learners
    • Commitment to preserving the cultural heritage of students
    • Passion for working with children and their families
    • Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred not required

    To apply please send resume and letter of interest to:


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    * Camino Nuevo Charter Academy intends that all qualified persons shall have equal opportunities for employment and promotion. *



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