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Welcome, Applicant!

Thank you for your interest in a CalWest opening.
To begin, please provide your email address.

Do you already have a candidate account, either past or current, in the CalWest online system? If so, consider entering the email address associated with that account, so that we can recognize you.

Applying for Position:

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

Title:                             Kindergarten Teacher

  • Bachelor’s degree and teaching credential or advanced degree
  • Minimum of 3 years of classroom teaching experience
  • A passionate commitment to creating an innovative, joyful environment for students
  • Ability to create an inclusive classroom community that allows for a multitude of perspectives to be heard and respected
  • Knowledge of all curriculum development and differentiated instruction
  • Integrate explicit social-emotional literacy teaching into the program
  • Broad knowledge and an appreciation of child development
  • Creativity, flexibility, and a growth mindset, with interest in being part of a community of learners
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of educational technology to support teaching and learning
  • Nuanced understanding of DEI/social justice knowledge from a personal and programmatic perspective


To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume in a PDF.

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.