Upper School English Teacher

44 Days Ago Brentwood School Los Angeles, California, United States

Upper School English Teacher

Brentwood School

Job Salary Range (in USD)
Job Category
Education Teaching
Job Type : Full-time
Zipcode : 90049
Posted : 2024-03-02

Brentwood School inspires every student to:

Think critically and creatively.

Act ethically.

Shape a future with meaning.



Upper School English Teacher


Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for a full-time Upper School English teacher, to begin in August of 2024. Brentwood seeks individuals from independent, public, private, or charter schools, with experience in teaching high school-age students. It is expected that a successful candidate would:

  • Teach four sections of Upper School English
  • Serve as an advisor to a group of students
  • Make English meaningful and relevant by inspiring students
  • Communicate with students and parents as necessary
  • Revise, plan, and implement new curriculum in conjunction with other members of the English department
  • Utilize educational technology throughout instruction and coursework
  • Engage and support students of varied identities, lifestyles, and beliefs
  • Create an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view Engage in professional and personal development and commit to growth in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Participate and initiate opportunities that demonstrate one's growth, knowledge, and skills
  • Perform additional duties and participate in the life of the school by advising a club, chaperoning events,campus supervision, and attending student activities

Brentwood School seeks individuals from independent, public, private, or charter schools, with experience in teaching high school-age students.

In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:

  • Strong collaboration skills and cultural competence
  • An interest in and openness to professional growth and development
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Flexibility

While being vaccinated for COVID-19 is not required, it is strongly recommended.

COMPENSATION: Brentwood School's diverse and talented faculty ranges widely in experience level, from those new to teaching to veterans who are experts in their respective disciplines with 30+ years of experience. Our salary range, of $72,000 to $120,000, includes all levels of experience. Salaries are determined based on years of experience, education, full- or part-time status, and number of months worked per school year. Salary ranges do not include benefits i.e. 403b retirement matching, paid lunchtime, free breakfast and lunch, free parking, subsidy toward medical, dental, vision, life/AD&D plans, and generous time off. The pay range is an estimate and is not guaranteed. If hired, your actual base salary will be determined by your education, experience, and schedule.

Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that better represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles. Information about our school can be found at www.bwscampus.com.


Please submit a letter of interest and a resume to the contact person listed below. In your letter, highlight your education and experience related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Tristan Gonzales
Administrative Assistant to the Director, Upper School
Email: tgonzales@bwscampus.com

Job Location
Los Angeles, California, United States
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