Employment

Current Openings at Westside School


Why would you want to work at Westside?

Our teachers and staff work collaboratively to inspire creativity, innovation, and to deepen our sense of community. Westside faculty are exceptionally qualified in their fields, committed to being lifelong learners, and are passionate about their work. Our academic structure places a high value on integrated curriculum and project-based learning, with intentional administrative support.

Working at Westside offers unique opportunities for enthusiastic teachers to implement an academic program that is challenging, stimulating, and nurturing, in alignment with our core values.
 

At Westside School, we value different backgrounds and ideas.

Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.

Westside School's Diversity Statement: Westside School is committed to promoting inclusiveness, diversity, and cultural competence in its education, employment practices, school community, and governance. It views inclusiveness as a fundamental value, diversity as a key element, and cultural competence as a vital skill necessary to prepare students to participate in and contribute to a global society. Westside uses the term diversity broadly to encompass differences in the attributes of individuals, families, and communities.

 

2024 NW Diversity Career Fair

Virtual Option: Sunday, Feb. 4, 9:00am-12:00pm on Zoom
In-Person Option: Saturday, March 9, 9:00am-12:00pm at Seattle Girls' School
 

People of color who are interested in working at independent schools are invited to attend the 2024 Diversity Career Fair hosted by POCIS Seattle on Sunday, February 4, 2024, for the virtual fair and Saturday, March 9, 2024, for the in-person fair. This career fair is offered through the collaborative effort of 25+ regional schools. 

Attendees of the career fairs will hear from diversity practitioners about working in independent schools and learn about current career opportunities in teaching and staff positions. Registration is free of charge. 

 

Register for the NW Diversity Career Fair

Find Out More About the NW Diversity Career Fair

 

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Current Openings at Westside

 

Westside School Mission

Westside School prepares students for the world by challenging them to achieve academic success, and by connecting their human spirit and imagination to learning.

Westside School's Diversity Statement

Westside School is committed to promoting inclusiveness, diversity, and cultural competence in its education, employment practices, school community, and governance. It views inclusiveness as a fundamental value, diversity as a key element, and cultural competence as a vital skill necessary to prepare students to participate in and contribute to a global society. Westside uses the term diversity broadly to encompass differences in the attributes of individuals, families, and communities.

 

Westside School is an equal opportunity employer seeking to build a more culturally diverse workplace. Westside does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ethnicity, economic status, gender identity, sexual orientation or disability.