Elementary School 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 Los Angeles Area seeks an Elementary Teacher to begin 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

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree. 
  • Experience teaching in an independent school is preferred.
  • Fluency in MS Office Suite and Google Suite required; proficiency with Mac; comfortable with technology or demonstrated ability to learn quickly.
  • Familiarity with Singapore Math and Reading and Writing Workshop preferred.

More about this role

Responsibilities

  • Teach math, social studies, language arts and developmentally appropriate study skills to approximately 22 students in a self-contained classroom. 
  • Monitor and impact student progress and effectively communicate with parents through a variety or platforms, including scheduled parent-teacher conferences and report cards.
  • Organize and accompany students on field trips. Coordinate co-curricular activities with room parents and colleagues. Support schoolwide events and promote school-home and school-community partnerships.
  • Coordinate, review and develop lesson plans and curriculum maps with grade-level colleagues under the direction of the lower school director.
  • Fulfill supervisory duties, attend meetings, engage in professional development and participate on committees as assigned by the lower school director.