Middle School Language Arts Teacher

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 partner school in the greater San Francisco Bay Area is seeking a Middle School Language Arts Teacher for the 2022 – 2023 school year.

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, English or related field; preference will be given to those with advanced degrees
  • Background in teaching writing and a readiness to teach on occasion a high school elective

More about this role…

Responsibilities

  • Teach 7th and 8th grade language arts classes
  • Create teacher-defined creative projects with the school’s rigorous analytical writing curriculum
  • Teach thematic courses, with classwork focusing on close reading, critical thinking, seminar-based discussions, writing workshops, and creative engagements with a range of literatures