1st/2nd Grade Teachers

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

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

CalWest’s client school in the San Francisco Bay Area seeks two 1st/2nd Grade Teachers 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 required
  • Advanced degree highly preferred
  • Experience working with children is required
  • Two years or more of teaching experience is preferred
  • Experience with responsive classroom and restorative practice
  • Experience with project based and experiential learning environments


  • Collaborate with a co-teacher to lead a combined class that fosters an environment where students feel supported to respect themselves, take intellectual risks, and develop respect and empathy for others
  • Collaborate with a co-teacher to provide integrated multi-subject instruction
  • Lead a small Elementary, Middle School, or High School leveled math class
  • Offer an elective on a topic that excites both you and the students
  • Participate in our camping program, which includes overnight trips twice per year
  • Collaborate with administration and other grade-band teachers to continuously enhance and adapt our theme based expeditionary curriculum

Salary Range

$ 80,000 – $ 115,000

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