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 partner school in the Greater Los Angeles area is seeking a Middle School/Upper School History Teacher for an immediate 2021-2022 school year opening.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in education or related subject; Master's degree or post-graduate work preferred
  • A minimum of five years teaching experience in an independent school environment
  • Fluency in reading, writing, and speaking in English, including excellent verbal and written skills
  • Broad knowledge of, and a passion for, the subject to be taught


  • Develop and deliver high-quality lessons and units in line with curricula of the school with the aim of addressing the varied learning needs of individual students and educating the whole child, utilizing the entire class time
  • Teach up to five, year-long classes throughout the course of each year
  • Research new topic areas, maintain up-to-date subject knowledge to improve teaching and learning, and update unit plans accordingly
  • Serve as a grade-level advisor
  • Serve as a chaperone for the Outdoor Education program, as required

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.