Education Technology Makerspace Teacher

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

CalWest’s client school in the Greater Los Angeles area is seeking a Education Technology Makerspace Teacher for an August 2023 start date.

CalWest 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
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Client School Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) in educational technology or related field 
  • Master’s degree in education preferred 
  • Three years’ teaching experience preferred 
  • Successful teaching experience in elementary school 
  • Experience in facilitating a school makerspace preferred 
  • Experience leading a department preferred
  • Experience in coaching First Lego League robotics preferred 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 


  • Teach a course load of technology, digital citizenship, and makerspace/design thinking courses using project-based learning methods, primarily to Lower School students 
  • Serve as a member of the Innovation and Technology Team to support K-8 programming and provide guidance to school staff in the implementation of technology and innovative practices
  • Work alongside other Innovation and Technology Team members to provide consistent technology usage and learning experiences for teachers, students, and families
  • Collaborate with Lower School homeroom teachers to align teaching and learning in technology and makerspace/design thinking courses with grade-level content 
  • Expand makerspace, robotics, and computational thinking opportunities for Lower School students through breakout sessions and classroom-integrated curricular experiences 
  • Teach a comprehensive digital citizenship curriculum in cooperation with the school library media specialist 
  • Attend professional development and training related to elementary technology/STEAM programs and methodologies 
  • When possible, co-teach lessons with Lower School teachers to showcase how technology and innovative teaching practices can meaningfully impact student learning 

Salary Range

$ 60,000 – $ 105,000

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