7th & 8th Middle School Math, ELA, SPED Teachers

Middle School Teachers

GR 7 & 8th ELA, Math & SPED

Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School, a middle and high school that is expanding by one grade each year, seeks 7th & 8th Grade Math, ELA and SPED Middle School Teachers to teach immediately. Ideal candidates have at least three years of teaching experience, have demonstrated success with a broad range of students, and are looking to be a collaborative member of a highly professionalized learning community.

All teachers must be willing to commit to our mission:

Through college-aligned academics, career education, and cultural enrichment, the students in the South Bronx will develop a mindset that achievement is the result of effective effort and self-reflection. With this conviction, our students will grow to embody the values of empathy, self-reliance, and a belief in the health and safety of their communities. This viewpoint will empower them to improve the lives of their fellow New Yorkers and contribute to the greater good.


  • Work in a collaborative team teaching environment or individual classroom setting
  • Engage students in active learning
  • Use assessment (data) to modify lessons
  • Utilize online student system to track student progress through competencies and keep up to date assignments for students
  • Contribute to program design and implementation
  • Participate in all staff programs and academic planning, implementation, and evaluation
  • Work collaboratively with other staff and teachers daily
  • Enforce and uphold school policies and culture


  • Commitment to the mission and vision of HSS
  • Expert in subject area
  • At least three years of teaching in an urban environment
  • Passionate about teaching and subject matter
  • Energetic, motivated, innovative, prepared
  • Valid NYS Teaching Certificate
  • Evidence of excellence when working with middle school students
  • Wide-ranging intellectual and educational interests
  • Superior communication skills
  • An ability to work collaboratively


How to apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to: mzapata@healthscienceschool.org.


Must be certified and must have a cover letter explaining why you think you would want to teach at HSS.

Bronx,, New York
Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School

800 Home Street, 2nd Floor, Bronx, New York, 10456, United States