Find Your Career in OUSD
Want to teach but confused about the process and your credentialing options?
Please join us on Thursday, December 15 at ASCEND School to meet with representatives from more than 18 institutions about their various teacher credentialing programs. Learn about different types of programs, program structures, costs and timelines, as well as information about financial aid. The event is open to anyone who is interested in learning more about becoming a teacher or for current teachers with emergency credentials, and is free. We hope to see you there - bring a friend!
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Wednesdays from 4 to 6pm, locations will vary.
February 8 & 22 | March 8 & 22 | May 10 & 24 | June 14 & 28 | July 12 & 26 | August 9
Substitute teaching is a great way to get to know school communities and gain experience in classroom teaching. If you have a Bachelor’s and have passed the CBEST, you may sign up for an interview below. Someone will be in touch to confirm your registration and interview details.
*These interviews are for general classroom Substitute Teachers where the Substitute can accept or decline jobs day by day. STIP Substitutes who work every school day at one school are hired by the school sites. We encourage you to apply to specific STIP positions on EdJoin.
In an effort to grow our own, we have partnered with local universities to provide talented and committed OUSD employees an opportunity to pursue a Special Education teaching credentialing while working. Candidates who are accepted into the cohort may take classes in Oakland and/or online and access unique benefits while working.
Take a brief survey to get started.
Watch and listen to Oakland Unified Special Education employees share their experiences.
Learn more about careers in Special Education in Oakland Unified.
After-School Program to Teacher Pipeline
OUSD has launched the first After-school Program to Teacher Pipeline! Learn more about the teacher pipeline.
Resources for Prospective Employees
For questions about a possible career in OUSD, please contact:
OUSD Free Drop-in Employment Information Sessions
Please join us on Mondays for our free employment information sessions from 2 to 4pm at 1000 Broadway, Suite 398. We can answer questions, review your resume, and share information about job opportunities.
University representatives will provide a short presentation on their programs, admissions requirements, financing options, application deadlines, and answer any questions.
1011 Union Street, Oakland, 94607; 4 to 5pm. RSVP Here
December 6, 2016 | February 7, 2017 | March 7, 2017 | April 4, 2017 | May 2, 2017 | June 6, 2017 | July 4, 2017
Current OUSD employees and community members learn how to become credentialed Special Ed teachers.
Nondiscrimination Policy: OUSD prohibits unlawful discrimination against any protected group as identified under Education Code 200 and 220 and Government Code 11135, and Title IX, including actual or perceived sex, sexual orientation, gender, ethnic group identification, race, ancestry, national origin, religion, color, mental or physical disability, age, or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics in any District program or activity that received or benefits from state financial assistance, including athletic programs. Complaint forms are available at school sites and at the Office of the Ombudsperson, located at 1000 Broadway, 1st Floor, Suite 150, Oakland, California 94607. For further information, call 510-879-4281. BOARD POLICY 0410, 51