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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 the greater Seattle Area is seeking a 4th and 5th Grade English Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. Competitive salary. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Life/LTD, Retirement (TIAA CREF-Employer Matched), Section 125 Plan.


  • BA degree, MA degree preferred
  • 3 years lead teaching experience, with gifted children preferred
  • Experience implementing curriculum for 4th grade through inquiry-based teaching and creative problem-solving is required as is the demonstrated ability and understanding of constructivist approaches to teaching.
  • Proficiency in writing, literature, grammar, spelling instruction, and social studies are also required.
  • Experience collaborating with other teachers, administrators, and staff to develop a powerful course of study for students who are academically high-performing and intellectually gifted.

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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