Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $50,000
Maximum: $67,000



Start Date


Application Deadline



1700 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles
United States



  • Kindergarten
  • 6th grade science

The mission of Equitas Academy Charter Schools is to provide a structured, achievement-based community that prepares students to graduate from four-year colleges and universities. Equitas Academy was founded in 2009 as a network of free public schools for families who believe their children deserve a high-quality education and challenging school experience. We currently serve over 1,200 students in Kinder-8th grade in two elementary schools and two middle schools. Equitas Academy is based in the Pico-Union neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

What Makes Our teachers Equitastic?

  • A willingness to work collaboratively with adults to deliver on our mission
  • An ability to build strong relationships with scholars, staff, and families
  • They thrive on reflective feedback with weekly coaching and observations
  • Thoughtful intellectual preparation to deliver lessons based on rigorous curriculum
  • Demonstrated perseverance in the face of adversity
  • They don't give up on scholars and they maintain high expectations
  • Warm/strict management with their scholars
  • A belief that every adult is accountable for every scholar's success
  • Demonstrated leadership through creative problem solving and initiative
  • A belief in educating families about advocating for their child's' success

What Equitas Can Offer You?

  • Consistent behavior management systems and a structured classroom environment
  • School-wide student culture and alignment
  • Consistent and individualized coaching for teachers
  • Opportunities for improving our instructional and cultural model
  • Competitive compensation, performance-based increases, and a strong benefits package
  • A focus on transparency and communication
  • A supportive, like-minded, and joyful professional community
  • Rigorous Professional Development in the Summer and continuous weekly and differentiated PD throughout the school year
  • Strong commitment to our Core Values for Professionals and for Scholars

You have what it takes if you have...

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • A current Multiple Subject, Single Subject, or Special Education teaching credential (internship is acceptable) or out of state equivalent required
  • English Learner authorization
  • A strong belief that all students can succeed
  • Demonstrated experience and success working with students in traditionally underserved communities


We offer a competitive salary based on experience. Benefits include medical/dental/vision coverage and paid sick and vacation time off.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree