Middle and Upper School Science Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Science
Employment Type: Full-Time Permanent

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

CalWest client school in the Greater Los Angeles area seeks a Middle and Upper School Science Teacher to begin August 2024.

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 in a physical science or equivalent
  • Minimum three (3) years of teaching experience
  • An ability to fully commit to teaching at the middle school level
  • Possess a high degree of interest in supporting the developmental needs of teenagers with the ability to combine high expectations with a high level of support
  • Candidates with interest or experience in teaching AP Environmental Science are especially encouraged to apply


  • Teach four science classes
  • Collaborate with fellow science teachers in teaching teams, contributing to lesson preparation as needed
  • Plan, prepare and deliver engaging science lessons for the appropriate developmental level
  • Communicate regularly with parents, teachers, student services, deans, and other administrators
  • Monitor and report on student progress, utilizing the school’s learning management system to take attendance, provide curriculum materials and maintain a digital gradebook
  • Serve as a grade-level advisor to a group of approximately 12 students
  • Participate actively in grade-level and school activities

Salary Range

$65,000 to $85,000

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