5th/6th Grade Math Teacher

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

This search is being conducted exclusively by CalWest.

Please contact Stephanie Young Rosen to learn more about this opportunity.

The Oaks School in Hollywood, California is seeking an experienced 5th and 6th grade Math teacher for a position beginning in August of 2023. Candidates should not only have excellent teaching and interpersonal skills but also possess a deep understanding of developmentally appropriate curriculum, a passion for working with elementary students, and a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are actively seeking a diverse pool of candidates. The Oaks School is an independent, progressive, K-6 elementary school. Please visit our website, www.oaksschool.org, for more details about the school. 

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

  • A California Multiple Subject Teaching credential (preferred)
  • A Masters degree (or higher) in Education (preferred)

More about this role


  • Previous experience with elementary age children
  • Experience with elementary math education
  • Experience with Cognitively Guided Instruction (CGI)
  • A progressive approach to pedagogy
  • Demonstrated ability to create curricula and authentic assessments
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion
  • A commitment to ensure that multicultural themes and diverse perspectives are incorporated throughout the curriculum
  •  Compatibility with the mission of The Oaks School
  • The ability to create, plan and deliver dynamic, integrated units of study
  •  The ability to analyze qualitative and quantitative student data
  • The ability and willingness to reflect and improve
  • The ability to collaborate with colleagues, parents and community

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Elementary Education Math
Employment Type: Full-Time Permanent

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