Full and Part-time Teaching Positions

Northstar School is always looking to attract talented people with a passion for education to join our team and community.  We recognize how essential quality teaching staff are to the success of our students, and would be happy to learn more about your experience and interest in our school.

The following qualities are desired:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience teaching or working with youth in a classroom setting
  • Organized, punctual, and able to craft and follow structured lesson plans
  • Able to learn quickly and work well with others
  • Attentive to the unique needs of students
  • Passionate about teaching and learning
  • Love for working with children


Northstar offers competitive compensation and benefits packages and a healthy, supportive, and enriching work environment.

Features include:

  • Small class sizes
  • First-rate holistic curriculum
  • Excellent students and fellow staff
  • Enriching, positive work environment
  • Beautiful campus setting in the hills of Hayward, CA
  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience and abilities
  • Generous health and dental insurance coverage
  • 401k retirement plans
  • Paid school breaks, national, and Islamic holidays
  • Tuition discounts for staff children
  • Career development financial support


* Both full-time and part-time options are available.

Interested candidates, please send your resume with cover letter to careers@northstarschool.org

(You can download a PDF of this announcement here.)

Northstar School is a Pre-K to 8th grade Islamic school set on a beautiful campus in the hills of Hayward, CA . Founded in 2002, Northstar has grown from a student body of 7 students, to one of over 160 diverse and eager, young Muslim learners. Northstar is WASC-accredited and has earned a reputation as a pioneer and role model in Islamic schooling, employing a range of cutting edge and time-tested educational methods. With a dynamic curriculum that integrates classical Islamic sciences with a first-rate academic program, Northstar and its talented team of educators aim to nurture the “mind, body, and spirit” of our children. 

Northstar School is an equal opportunity employer, open to applicants of all backgrounds.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

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