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Applying for Position:
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHER

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

CalWest’s client school in the Greater Los Angeles area, is seeking an Elementary School Teacher to begin August 2022.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, multiple subject teaching credential, and relevant experience
  • Strong skill with technology for communications and instruction, as well as comfort with both on- campus and remote/distance learning platforms
  • Strong written and oral skills (parent communications, progress reports)
  • Flexibility to work in multiple settings and in shared facilities, particularly in these challenging times
  • Desire to engender a love of learning as well as a caring, professional demeanor, and the willingness to work as part of multiple teams

Responsibilities:

  • Work cooperatively with colleagues in planning and implementing a balanced, innovative, and high-level program
  • Participate in faculty meetings, committees and school wide activities
  • Establish and maintain standards of excellence for supervision and student engagement
  • Collaborate with colleagues and administration as needed regarding social, emotional, and physical development of students
  • Plan and ensure that curriculum and lessons are geared to meet the needs of multiple levels of ability and a wide range of learners
  • Maintain successful relationships with families, including phone calls, conferences, Zoom/Google meetings, and written communications

CalWest and our partner schools are unable to respond to all applicants.

Candidates may be submitted to multiple positions during their time with CalWest. Also, candidates may not be chosen to move forward in the search they initially expressed interest in pursuing.

Our client schools make the final decisions.

Deciding to Apply

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About CalWest Educators Placement

CalWest is the “go-to” firm for educators seeking new positions at independent schools on the West Coast. We focus on increased communication and understanding with our candidates, providing reliable and candid advice about the schools they are considering.

If you have questions about the qualifications to apply, please contact us at mysearch@calwesteducators.com.