English/Social Science Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: English Language Arts

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

CalWest’s client school in the Greater Los Angeles area is seeking an English/Social Science Teacher for an August 2022 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

  • Possess the minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in English from an accredited college or university, graduate degree and/or teaching credential preferred.
  • Possess 3-5 years classroom experience teaching writing and literature, preferably within an independent school.
  • Agility and expertise in using technology to connect the study of English to the modern world.

More about this role


  • Teach a full load of courses, as defined by the collective bargaining agreement.
  • Serve as an advisor or homeroom teacher, as appropriate.
  • Participate in the life of the school by attending assemblies, games, concerts, galas, and other school events.
  • Provide supervision for lunch, study hall, recess, etc., and other duties as assigned.