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Thank you for your interest in a CalWest opening.
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Applying for Position:

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

CalWest's client school in Greater San Francisco Bay area, is seeking a Lower School Teacher. This is a full-time opening beginning as soon as possible.


  • Using direct instruction, teacher will implement differentiated instructional activities in both small and whole group settings that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences
  • Identify, select, and modify instructional resources to meet the needs of students with varying backgrounds, learning styles, and learning needs
  • Use classroom management systems that are effective with students with learning differences
  • Provide a positive environment in which students are encouraged to be actively engaged in the learning process
  • Communicate effectively with students, parents, teachers, teaching partner and other professionals on a regular basis


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Valid teaching credential (preferred)
  • Three to five years of classroom teaching experience
  • Knowledge of multi-sensory teaching methodologies
  • Willingness to work in a collaborative professional learning environment
  • Ability to motivate and engage thriving learners
  • Ability to identify and improve student outcomes
  • Understanding students according to strengths and challenges
  • Experience with technology integration in the classroom

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

At minimum, applicants should have:

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.