Middle School Math Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Math Middle Grades
Job Location: Greater Los Angeles Area

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school. This search is being led exclusively by CalWest; all qualified candidates will be interviewed by a CalWest Search Consultant.

CalWest’s partner school in the Greater Los Angeles Area is seeking an experienced Middle School Math Teacher to start 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

  • Experience in mastery-based or standards-based grading and assessment methodologies is highly desired. We are a fully mastery-based school, so if the candidate does not have experience, they must be willing to learn. 
  • Experience/ability to teach from 6th grade through Geometry is preferred.
  • Experience and interest in related STEM areas, including science, robotics, engineering, or coding is helpful, but not required. 
  • Single subject teaching credential in mathematics, and/or a Master’s degree in Mathematics Education are preferred. 

More about this role…

Responsibilities

  • Must love kids, especially middle school students! 
  • Demonstrated success in the design of interactive and inquiry-based mathematics lessons, units, and assessments to ensure that all students can access and excel in the curriculum. 
  • Demonstrated ability to give strong feedback to students and parents about student learning. 
  • Strong desire for sustained professional learning in the teaching and learning of mathematics, and mastery-based learning. 
  • Highly collaborative spirit and willingness to be part of a team-oriented approach to learning across the school.