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Pathways in Education is looking for dedicated, professional and passionate educators. We’re interested in professional educators who share our core values:

  • Mutual Trust
  • Mutual Respect
  • Compassion
  • Integrity
  • Resilience

We are seeking candidates who have a desire to see every student excel despite their circumstances. We offer a nontraditional, collaborative community where teachers can reach students in creative ways. Our schools create an environment where educators are allowed the ability to work with students one-on-one giving each student the individualized help that they need.


If you are a certified teacher that wants to make a difference in students’ lives, please apply today!


This position is for grades 9-12


About Pathways In Education:


Pathways In Education is a non-profit organization that partners with public schools and other organizations to provide dropout recovery and prevention programs, including:

  • Schools utilizing a blended learning model, combining independent study and small group instruction
  • College tours and workshops
  • Multi-day, cultural immersion trips
  • Experiential programs and activities that help students learn teamwork, resiliency, leadership, self-confidence, and communication

Simply put, we are singularly focused on teenagers who are in danger of dropping out of school through our proven education model and other student programs.


We care about them. We believe in them. We see value in them.


Do you feel called to help turn these lives around?


General Summary:


The Teacher is our most important resource. His/her duties are to ensure that students receive quality instruction, make educational progress, and reach their academic goals. Teachers are primarily responsible for delivering Pathways educational program.


Essential Functions include, but are not limited to the following:*

  • Instruct students in multiple subjects, using various teaching methods, audiovisual aids and other materials.
  • Prepare outline for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines and state and school requirements.
  • Assist pupils in selecting course of study.
  • Counsel students in adjustment and academic problems.
  • Participate in various community groups or functions, faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops.
  • Meet with students and parents to discuss student progress and challenges.
  • Participates in related activities, such as student organizations or committees.
  • Administer tests to evaluate pupil progress, assess student work productivity and record results.
  • Keep attendance records and maintain student files and transcripts.
  • Assist with State-mandated student testing.
  • Assist Program Manager with monitoring and implementing Special Education requirements and IEP’s.
  • Assist with bi-monthly and year-end audits.
  • Assist in maintaining a clean, inviting, professional center for students to attend.
  • Perform other administrative functions and duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Ability to teach and delegate responsibility to students.
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently, exercising reasonable judgment, in a fast-paced, multi-task environment with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to synergize with field and corporate staff to implement the educational program.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and demonstrate problem-solving skills, while maintaining courtesy, professionalism, and a customer service attitude.
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with students, parents, co-workers, and business contacts in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and database management.

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum BA/BS
  • Illinois Type 09 Teaching Credential in Math content area for High School.

All full time employees are given the option of enrolling in competitive and comprehensive benefit packages, including:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid Time Off
  • 403(b)/Employer Match Retirement Plan
  • Incentives

*The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all inclusive. They describe the general nature and level of work being performed and/or represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to successfully perform the job. The Company retains the discretion to add to or change the duties of the position at any time.

  Job Location City Chicago
  Job Location State California
  Job Location Zip 60632
  Job Location Country United States
  Compensation Salary From: 53000.00 To: $0.00
  Job Category Education and Training
  Prefered Experience 1 year(s)
  Job Type Full time
  Language 1 English ( Speak Read Write )  
  Job Posting Date Oct. 12, 2017

Organization Details

  Organization Name Pathways In Education
  Organizational Focus Charter School, Education and Academia, Teaching
  Contact Person Stephanie Dyer
  Contact Phone (626) 773-0422
  Contact Fax none posted
  Contact Email
  Web Address

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