Lower School Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Elementary Education
Job Location: Greater San Francisco Bay Area

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

CalWest’s client school in Greater San Francisco Bay Area, California is seeking a Lower School Teacher. This is a full-time opening beginning as soon as possible.

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

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Valid teaching credential (preferred)
  • Three to five years of classroom teaching experience
  • Knowledge of multi-sensory teaching methodologies
  • Willingness to work in a collaborative professional learning environment
  • Ability to motivate and engage thriving learners
  • Ability to identify and improve student outcomes
  • Understanding students according to strengths and challenges
  • Experience with technology integration in the classroom

More about this role…


  • Using direct instruction, teacher will implement differentiated instructional activities in both small and whole group settings that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences
  • Identify, select, and modify instructional resources to meet the needs of students with varying backgrounds, learning styles, and learning needs
  • Use classroom management systems that are effective with students with learning differences
  • Provide a positive environment in which students are encouraged to be actively engaged in the learning process
  • Communicate effectively with students, parents, teachers, teaching partner and other professionals on a regular basis