High School Chemistry Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Science

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

CalWest’s client school in the Greater San Francisco area seeks a High School Chemistry Teacher to start July 2022.

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

  • has a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, or related field
  • employs and is excited by student-centered teaching strategies (project-based, place-based, problem-based, and experiential learning)
  • has experience teaching secondary education and brings a diversity of teaching and life experiences to their work

More about this role…


  • collaborative curricular development and alignment
  • designing skills-based formative and summative assessments
  • timely grading and feedback
  • regular communication with students, guardians, and advisors regarding student progress
  • one-on-one student meetings as needed
  • weekly faculty and course team meetings