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Teach at Aim High Summer 2023!

As part of our teaching team, you’ll spend the summer empowering middle schoolers from low-income neighborhoods and teaching the way you love to teach—innovative curriculum, small classes, supportive community, and endless opportunities to inspire.

Summer 2023 Program Dates

Program Dates TBD

San Francisco, Oakland, Richmond, Novato, San Rafael and East Palo Alto

Program Dates TBD

Napa and Tahoe/Truckee

We bring in educators from a variety of backgrounds and all educational levels to create a unique classroom experience for students and educators alike.


This summer, Aim High will hire 500+ education staff annually across Northern California, from high school students to educators with higher education experience.

Our teachers tell us that working at Aim High fuels them.

After five weeks of teaching at Aim High, educators are reminded of the difference they can make in students’ lives.

Professional Development
Experience integrative training about current topics using research-backed methods, trauma-informed and social-emotional teaching.
Innovative Teaching Methods
Get hands-on access and training from education leaders, including real-time feedback to fast track your success as an educator.
Small Classes, Big Impact
Aim High’s student-to-teacher ratio is 9:1—and that changes everything. We practice a personalized approach to teaching.


of Aim High faculty who are not professional educators are considering pursuing education professions.


of Aim High staff say their experience at Aim High has increased their teaching skills.


of Aim High staff are people of color.


of Aim High faculty are bilingual.

What teachers say about Aim High

“Aim High is a great laboratory for teaching. I love that I get to try new ways of connecting and that there's the freedom to experiment with engagement. That has been more urgent this summer than ever.”

Lead Teacher
San Francisco

Elevate Your Career

We invest in the professional development of every Aim High teacher. That’s why all of our educators receive a full week of training before the five-week program begins, plus ample collaborative planning time, coaching from site directors and instructional coaches, and real-time feedback throughout the summer. It’s no surprise when their careers thrive.

Join our vibrant community. Regardless of your experience, Aim High has exciting education opportunities in the classroom.

Student Support Specialist
Create behavior support plans for students in need, help students & families access community resources and implement restorative practices on site.
Assistant Teacher
Co-teach Aim High’s core academic classes and lead enrichment classes and/or afternoon activities.
Lead Teacher
Teach Aim High’s core academic classes (Interdisciplinary Challenge, Issues + Choices, Math).
High School Intern
Assist lead teachers in teaching a core academic class and support assistant teachers with afternoon activities.
Campus Coordinator
Serve as a site-level administrative team member and manage site logistics and organization.
Instructional Coach
Work with site directors, program directors, and the Aim High teaching and learning team to ensure the training and coaching needs of Aim High teachers are met throughout the summer program.