High School Science Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Science
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 Jose Area is seeking a High School Science Teacher for a December 2021 start date.

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

  • Prior high school science (or related) teaching experience
  • Passing a criminal background check upon hire
  • Proficiency with technology (GSuite in particular)

More about this role…


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Social-emotional teaching experience
  • Project-based learning experience
  • Curriculum development experience
  • Experience teaching gifted learners
  • Connection to nature
  • Enthusiastic life-long learner
  • Openness and flexibility in designing improved learning experiences