Lead Middle School Teacher

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

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

CalWest’s partner school in Santa Barbara seeks an experienced Lead Middle School Teacher to start in 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

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s preferred
  • 5+ years of experience at the elementary or middle school level
  • Inspirational, passionate, and sensitive
  • Experience with differentiated instruction, using a variety of styles and modalities

More about this role…


  • Design a classroom milieu that supports the needs of gifted students 
  • Deliver an inquiry-based, inter-disciplinary program to cultivate cognitive skills
  • Teach the 5th-8th grade level with expertise to extend concept through the HS level 
  • Teach additional language arts, math, and science courses
  • Implement differentiated / individualized instruction with an understanding of gifted development