Upper School Math Teacher (5th – 8th)

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

CalWest client school in the Greater Los Angeles area seeks an Upper School Math Teacher (5th-8th) to begin August 2023.

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 a math or related field
  • Master’s degree in education preferred
  • Three years’ teaching experience preferred
  • Successful teaching experience in advanced elementary to secondary school
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Flexibility and creativity in working in a dynamic environment exhibiting the qualities of an adult learner dedicated to their craft
  • A desire to integrate curriculum and to teach collaboratively
  • Compassionate to the middle school age and experience
  • Culturally competent and engaged community learner
  • Exhibit enthusiasm and commitment to the vision, mission, and guiding principles of the school
  • Independent school experience preferred
  • Experience working with highly gifted children preferred


  • Teach 5 sections of math classes including some combination ranging from pre-algebra to precalculus based upon experience. 
  • Collaborate, design curriculum and format of math classes together with the math department chair, Director of Inclusivity, Equity, and Community, Head of the Upper School, and division colleagues
  • Foster a love of and joy for learning 
  • Differentiate learning for students
  • Regularly analyze assessment data to optimize the learning for students

Salary Range

$ 60,000 – $ 105,000

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Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Math Middle Grades
Employment Type: Full-Time Permanent

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