Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017 6:45 PM
Job DescriptionOur partner school in the LA area is seeking a High School Physics Teacher for an immediate start. The school's science program includes a trimester of biology, chemistry, and physics taught at increasing levels of complexity over three years. The school emphasizes lab work and quantitative applications.Responsibilities include preparation and teaching of four regular courses, each meeting four times per week. Additional duties include serving as a student advisor, assisting with student activities, and active participation in admissions and development events.Successful candidates will have:A minimum of 3 years teaching experience at the high school levelA deep knowledge of the subject matter, and familiarity with student-centered approaches to teachingA masters degree and teaching credential are preferredWe seek teachers who are committed to using multiple modalities and perspectives to help students achieve understanding, and who are committed to reflection on their pedagogy as a vital part of their professional developmentIn addition, we are looking for genuine colleagues - thoughtful, energetic, passionate teachers and all-around "school people" who want to participate in and contribute to our vibrant communityA love of high school students, flexibility, and a sense of humor are requiredCompany DescriptionHeadquartered in California with team members nationwide, CalWest specializes in the placement of educators and school leaders throughout the western region of the United States. Over the years, we have excelled in building meaningful relationships with candidates and becoming trusted advisors to the independent school community. By partnering with us, you will experience the degree of time, energy, and personal involvement that we devote to each search.
• Location: Los Angeles
• Post ID: 146507537 losangeles