First Grade Teacher – Long-Term Leave

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

CalWest’s client school in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area is seeking a First Grade Teacher – Long-Term Leave to begin October 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

  • At least three years of teaching experience, preferably at the primary level
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree (required); advanced degrees/certificates desirable
  • California Multiple Subject Credential preferred though open to working with faculty in the process of clearing credentials
  •  Applicants should have a strong background in math and literacy including strong skills in differentiating instruction
  • Preference for applicants with experience teaching Ready Math


  • Creative and enthusiastic in the classroom
  • Experience in differentiated instruction
  • Effective team collaborator including team teaching skills
  • Comfortable using educational technology
  • Strong written and verbal communications and proactive in engaging parents
  • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and high energy

Salary Range

$ 70,000 – $ 90,000

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Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Elementary Education
Employment Type: Parental Leave

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