Middle School English Teacher (8th Grade)

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: English Language Arts Middle Grades
Job Location: Greater San Francisco Bay Area

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s client school in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, CA seeks a full-time Eighth Grade English Teacher starting August, 2021.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least three years of English (or related) teaching experience
  • B.A./B.S. in a relevant field (Masters Degree preferred).

More about this role…


  • Exhibit a passion for content knowledge and a range of effective pedagogical approaches
  • Demonstrate commitment to equitable and culturally responsive teaching practices
  • Cultivate an inclusive, collaborative, and challenging learning environment that reflects the school’s core values and allows our diverse student body to grow and thrive
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to develop innovative and meaningful curriculum and programming
  • Integrate technology in effective ways that enhances students’ learning experiences and growth
  • Take advantage of opportunities for professional growth, leadership, and community building
  • Serve as an advisor who is committed to the social and emotional development of students
  • Bring unique skills to contribute to our multifaceted community outside of the classroom (e.g. coaching, sponsoring a club, leading a global trip, speaking multiple languages, etc.)