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Middle School Academic Intervention Specialist (21-22)

Gateway Middle School

Gateway Middle School, a public charter school in San Francisco, is seeking a full time Academic Interventionist Specialist for one year to support students in accelerating learning in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Gateway Middle School is committed to helping each student – regardless of learning style or previous academic achievement – learn the skills, habits and knowledge necessary for success in college and beyond.

Key Characteristics of Gateway Middle School:

  • A small school where all students are known well and supported to achieve at high levels
  • A strong commitment to and respect for diversity and difference
  • An emphasis on four core values and restorative practices to develop positive relationships and community 
  • A faculty who believes that all students learn differently and who vary their approaches to meet individuals’ needs
  • A supportive adult community characterized by continuous learning, reflection and collaboration 

Academic Intervention Specialist Responsibilities Include:

  • Collaborate with classroom teachers and Learning Specialists to assess student learning (F&P, math interviews, etc.)
  • Provide small-group instruction in reading, writing, math, and learning skills
  • Work on the RtI team to analyze data and identify students in need of intervention
  • Collaborate with teachers and the Learning Center staff to support English learners and students who struggle in math and/or reading 


  • Commitment to Gateway's mission, including a desire to work with a diverse student body
  • Experience teaching reading and/or math intervention
  • Experience serving students with learning differences, as well English Learners
  • Current California teaching credential
  • Special Education teaching credential strongly preferred, but not required
  • Bilingual candidates and candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply: Please e-mail, send or fax the following information: 

  1. Your resume
  2. Cover letter commenting on your understanding of and commitment to Gateway's mission
  3. Three references 

Contact information

Gateway Middle School

Attn: Hiring Manager

1512 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94115