1st Grade Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Elementary Education

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

CalWest’s client school in the Greater San Francisco Bay area is seeking a First Grade Homeroom Teacher to start August 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

  • Candidates must have a minimum of three years of classroom teaching experience.
  • The candidate will have a proven record in teaching both language arts and mathematics, utilizing differentiated instruction to meet the needs of all students.
  • Candidates will have experience with the science of teaching reading and providing research based curricula to students.
  • Knowledge of elementary developmental stages in general, and first grade specifically, required.

More about this role…


  • Collaborate with colleagues including, grade level partners and assistant teachers.
  • Candidates will also need to work closely with content specialist teachers and will have experience integrating content areas across class and content areas.
  • Create a classroom that supports learners in becoming engaged, thoughtful, metacognitive learners that can make their thinking visible.