Middle School Science 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 Los Angeles area is seeking a Middle School Science 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

  • Experience in mastery-based or standards-based grading and assessment methodologies is highly desired, in addition to knowledge of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and/or curriculum standards for mathematics.
  • Experience in teaching Middle School science is preferred, or middle school level math/science.
  • Single subject teaching credential in science and/or mathematics, and/or a Master’s degree in science education and/or mathematics education is preferred.
  • Experience teaching in an independent school is preferred.

More about this role


  • Must love kids, especially middle school students!
  • Demonstrated success in the design of interactive and inquiry-based mathematics or science lessons, units, and assessments to ensure that all students can access and excel in the curriculum.
  • Demonstrated ability to give strong feedback to students and parents about student learning.