Viewpoint School is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school serving 1,200 students in grades K-12. Viewpoint is located in the Santa Monica Mountains of Los Angeles County on a 40-acre campus in Calabasas, close to the countless urban and recreational destinations Los Angeles has to offer.
Viewpoint School prioritizes the quality of the student experience within a context of achievement, and encourages broad student participation in academic and co-curricular opportunities. The school community is unified by a shared set of values and seeks always to strengthen its culture of learning, purpose, caring, and challenge. Viewpoint asks teachers to create relational classroom climates conducive to collaboration, creativity, and application. Employees are part of a dynamic community of bright, engaged students and colleagues. Balancing academic achievement with student wellness is also a priority for the School.
Viewpoint School is currently seeking a Middle School Math teacher to teach sixth grade mathematics with the possibility of covering Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Math Lab, and Stock Market sections as needed. The ideal candidate should have a deep knowledge of math and enthusiasm for teaching middle schoolers. Excellent communication skills and a willingness to work closely with families is also desired. Successful candidates should have experience teaching middle school math, a Bachelors’ degree in a STEM major, and the ability to create a dynamic classroom with high educational standards. We seek applicants who wish to host math workshops, serve as an advisor, and display a willingness to work with departmental colleagues in the areas of curriculum design and development. Experience and/or knowledge of the stock market is desired but not required. Viewpoint prioritizes candidates who are creative, collaborative, foster a love of learning, and spark intellectual curiosity in the classroom.
Candidates interested in applying for the position should submit an updated resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Viewpoint School
A member of the California and National Associations of Independent Schools, Viewpoint School enrolls 1,200 boys and girls in Kindergarten through Twelfth Grades, on 40 acres in suburban Los Angeles. In September 2011, the School completed construction of its final phase of the $57 million dollar Master Plan, and opened a 75,000 square foot Upper School academic building and gymnasium. Recently the School opened a new Primary School building for Grades K-2 with an innovation space and library serving students in Grades K-5. The School graduates approximately 120 seniors every year. The School offers 26 AP classes and 16 Honors classes, is a member of the Cum Laude Society, and sends its graduates to a wide variety of colleges, including the most selective.