Associate Teacher

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

CalWest’s client school in the Greater Seattle Area is seeking an Associate Teacher to begin August 1, 2023.

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

  • Classroom experience as an associate or lead teacher are preferred.
  • Academic or professional experience in gifted education, creative problem-solving, and inquiry-based education preferred.

More about this role


  • Be assigned to a lead teacher in the Lower School Division
  • Be a member of the Lower School Division.
  • Work with small groups and lead whole-class instruction using an inquiry-based curriculum that inspires intellectual curiosity and a sense of wonder in students.
  • Establish positive relationships with students and parents.
  • Collaborate with the lead teacher and progress toward whole class teaching responsibilities.
  • Provide lunch and recess supervision as needed.

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Elementary Education
Job Location: Greater Seattle Area
Employment Type: Full-Time Permanent

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