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Welcome, Applicant!

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 Los Angeles area, seeks committed, collaborative and passionate Middle School Humanities/History Instructor to join their growing Middle School program for the 2020-21 school year.

Professional Qualities/Skills:

  • Passionate, student-centered, developmental approach to teaching.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction to address the needs of all students.
  • Commitment to meaningful collaboration with colleagues and parents.
  • Excellent communication skills and commitment to keeping parents informed and engaged.
  • Willingness to take risks and seize leadership opportunities as they arise.
  • Interest in professional growth and commitment to continuous learning.
  • Commitment to improving the school as a whole and willingness to share best practices with others.
  • Facility with technology as an instructional tool including Google suite of applications, iPads, and classroom management applications.
  • Ability to be self-reflective and commitment to learning from feedback received from colleagues, administrators, and students.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Design and implement project-based, multi-disciplinary instructional units in Middle School English and History.
  • Collaborate with grade level colleagues to plan, integrate, and enhance instruction in all curricular areas.
  • Participate in special school events including, but not limited to, Open House, Back to School Night, special student performances. Attendance at other community/school events is encouraged.
  • Serve as a Middle School advisor and other duties as assigned.


  • Four-year degree from a college or university.
  • Valid teacher credential, Masters Degree and/or previous Middle School teaching experience preferred.

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

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