The Charter High SchoolFor Law And Social Justice

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At The Charter High School for Law and Social Justice, we believe that all students, regardless of zip code, can and will achieve at a high level. It takes a team of dedicated and relentless professional to provide high-quality instruction that fosters law and social justice.


Comprehensive Benefits – We offer our staff a comprehensive health, dental, and vision plan along with a pre-tax FSA plan. We offer Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability. We cover the cost for NY Paid Family Leave and we have a pre-tax Dependent Care Benefit Plan. We offer commuter benefits through Wage Works. We also offer a 401K retirement plan by matching up to 4 percent.

Weekly Team Professional Development – Every Friday, students have an early dismissal so that our staff can participate in professional development. These sessions vary in topics, including curriculum development, school culture, student data, or free work time.

Coaching – Each department has either a Department Chair and/or Instructional Coach. Teachers have weekly common planning periods, departmental meetings, and grade-level meetings to discuss their instructional practices, trends with student behavior, and best practices around making academic or cultural adjustments to meet the learning needs of our students.

Representation by the UFT – All of our instructional staff members are represented by the United Federation of Teachers (UFT). As a newly developed partnership, our faculty enjoy the UFT membership along with their full benefits.  

Positions for the 2018-2019 School Year:

English Teacher

Math Teacher

Science Teacher

ELL Coordinator

College and Career Counselor

SAT/Freshmen Seminar Teacher

Interested applicants should send their cover letter and resume via email to When applying via email, please list the position in which you are applying for in the subject line. We prefer cover letters and resumes to be sent via email, you can also fax and/ or mail:

Fax Number: 718-744-2007

Mailing Address:

Charter High School for Law and Social Justice

Ms. Courtney Crawford, Principal

1960 University Avenue

Bronx, NY 10453

Current Openings:
We are currently looking for qualified candidates to fill a number of teacher and athletic positions. If you are interested, forward your resume and cover letter to in order to apply.  Please review the job descriptions below.
The Charter High School for Law and Social Justice is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences from traditionally underrepresented groups.