Thank you for your interest in working at JJSE!

Before you consider any specific job openings, please take some time to learn about the school by reviewing this website, in particular our missiondemographics, program design, and our vision of good teaching as described in the JJSE Pedagogy Project. Once you have familiarized yourself with our approach, if you believe that there might be a good fit between you and JJSE, please contact us to set up a visit to the school so you can learn more. If there is a specific opening for which you believe you are qualified, please send your resume to Co-Directors Matt Alexander ( and Jessica Huang (

(as of 12/1/17)

Post-Secondary and Retention Program Coordinator (BA preferred)

Plans and coordinates the day-to-day fiscal, administrative, and operational activities of the CORE (College/Career Office for Resources and Empowerment). This program focuses on retention, identity consciousness development, student support, and post-secondary readiness.

Community Health Outreach Worker (BA required)

The CHOW is responsible for outreach to both the school and the community at large to promote the Wellness Program and its services. This outreach includes promotion of the Wellness Program to students, school staff, parents, and Community-Based Organizations (CBOs). The CHOW is a member of the Wellness Program
interdisciplinary team of staff, which includes a Wellness Coordinator (the Program Manager), a School District Nurse, a Behavioral Health Counselor, and several Masters-level student interns. This team collaborates to offer health and wellness services to students such as assessments, treatment and referrals for reproductive health, physical health, mental health, and substance use concerns.


Please note: JJSE is a San Francisco Unified School District high school, and candidates must apply via SFUSD to be considered for openings at JJSE. The first step in the process, which can be completed immediately, is to submit an application at the SFUSD Search Soft portal. As indicated above, we also recommend that you contact us to schedule a visit and learn more about the school before applying.

There is a chance that we may have other positions, depending on the budget situation and our staffing configuration. This page will be updated periodically.