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Viewpoint School is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from persons of any race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical conditions (such as cancer or genetic characteristics, physical or mental impairment), or any other characteristic protected by applicable state, federal or local laws. Applicants who wish to request an accommodation for a disability may contact Joyce Goodman, Chief Human Resources Officer, at 818 591-6550.

Viewpoint provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in job application procedures or to enable otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of a job. If you need assistance applying for a position at Viewpoint School, please contact Joyce Goodman, Chief Human Resources Officer, at 818 591-6550 or joyce.goodman@viewpoint.org.

Prior to starting work, all candidates must successfully complete the pre-employment requirement of a Tuberculosis (TB) clearance via a TB Risk Assessement Questionnaire with no TB risk factors identified using a health care professional, or receive a negative TB Skin Test result, and a criminal background clearance through a LiveScan vendor.

Viewpoint is pleased to receive letters of inquiry in any field when opportunities are available as listed below.  

Teaching at Viewpoint
As the rest of this site will show you, Viewpoint School is a vibrant, dynamic, and exciting place to work. Our semirural 40-acre campus offers a natural environment perfect for the development of young minds and bodies. Teachers at Viewpoint are experts in their various fields, typically possessing education beyond the bachelor's degree. Viewpoint encourages diversity among its faculty members and actively seeks outstanding applicants from all backgrounds.  Candidates interested in applying for a faculty opportunity should submit an updated resume and statement of educational philosophy to Mr. Robert Bryan, Associate Head of School, at robert.bryan@viewpoint.org
Candidates interested in applying for athletic opportunities should submit an updated resume and cover letter to: 

Mr. Patrick Moyal
Director of Athletics
Viewpoint School
23620 Mulholland Highway
Calabasas, CA 91302

Candidates interested in other opportunities should submit an updated resume and cover letter to: 
 
Mrs. Joyce Goodman
Chief Human Resources Officer
Viewpoint School
23620 Mulholland Highway
Calabasas, CA 91302
Fax: 818-591-6693

Current Employment Opportunities

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  • Landscaper

    Viewpoint is seeking a full-time, skilled Landscaper.  The successful candidate will possess a minimum of five years’ experience in landscape maintenance as a Gardener or professional landscaper with a strong background and knowledge of Santa Monica mountain native plants.
     
    Responsibilities include:
    • Landscaping duties on a 40-acre campus and four residential homes.
    • Available for emergency calls, and assist with the Operations Department needs.
    • Maintain the health and beauty of the trees and shrubs and be able to evaluate the process from a horticultural and arborist's perspective. This shall include, but not be limited to; chemical applications, weed removal, fertilization, watering, wrapping young trees, pruning and removal of trees and shrubs.
    • Certified in chemical applications like fertilizers, pesticides and vitamins.
    • Install and maintain annual and perennial flowers, trees, and shrubs in compliance with approved designs. This shall include, but not be limited to; soil preparation, construction of planter boxes and construction of retaining walls.
    • Weed removal on slopes and around campus.
    • Plan, schedule and coordinate the cleaning of storm drains, sandbagging and erosion control.
    • Maintain equipment common to the trade in good working order. This shall include, but not be limited to; lubricating, cleaning, and sharpening blades, tune-ups, adjustments and preventive maintenance.
    • Coordinate the irrigation needs and schedules according to seasonal change. Responsible for operating and maintaining the irrigation system.
    • Comply with safety rules and become familiar with safety procedures.
     
    Must possess a valid California driver's license with a clean two-year California DMV report. Be able to work outdoors in all types of weather and climb and work from heights.  Be able to lift large, heavy, bulky items up to 50 pounds and work independently with little to no supervision.
     



  • School Counselor - Grades 5 through 8

    With over 1200 students and 150 faculty members from across the Los Angeles metropolitan area, Viewpoint School in Calabasas, CA is a vibrant community of teachers and learners from kindergarten through twelfth grade. The school values all the best principles of a forward-thinking educational institution: excellence, compassion, leadership, individuality, respect, service, and confidence. Under the stewardship of a new leadership team, Viewpoint is developing a transformative vision, in which technology and innovation will play a key role. Viewpoint School is a welcoming, vibrant, and collaborative community that offers a challenging and enriched college preparatory education in a nurturing environment for students in Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade. The School embraces students and families from diverse cultures of the world and teaches the history and wisdom of these traditions.

    School Counselor for Grades 5 -8

    Basic Purpose: Counsels students in grades 5-8 through group programs and individual appointments; supervises, manages, teaches, and implements the Human Development curriculum for the Middle School and serves as a resource for families.

    Primary Functions:
    • Helps to plan and to teach programs that deal with social-emotional learning, human development, ethical decision-making, and healthy living
    • Studies current psychological and pedagogical research, and works with teachers to apply these principles in classroom activities, instruction, and teacher-student interactions
    • Counsels students in grades 5-8
    • Actively promotes a positive Middle School climate and supports 5th to 6th Grade transition
    • Joins with the Middle School administrative team to counsel students regarding academic and/or behavior issues
    • Works with Learning Specialists to support students requiring accommodations and their families
    • Joins with the Middle School student support services team in facilitating parent/teacher conferences
    • Works with the Middle School administrative team and Director of Diversity and Inclusivity to plan and to advise the Advisory Program
    • Collaborates with the Upper School Counselor to plan and co-coordinate human development and grade-level assemblies and seminars
    • Partners with the Head of Middle School to plan and facilitate parent education workshops
    • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned by Head of School or other supervisor

    Experience, Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:
    • Bachelor’s Degree with Advanced Degree preferred and five years prior counseling experience
    • Outstanding interpersonal, leadership, and communication skills, and strong discernment and decision-making aptitude
    • Discretion in handling and communicating confidential or sensitive information
    • Organizational and time management skills
    • Competency in using necessary technology skills, programs, and databases
    • Ability to use basic office equipment
    • Ability to communicate effectively with all constituents in a school environment

    Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and statement of educational philosopy to Mr. Robert Bryan, Associate Head of School at robert.bryan@viewpoint.org
  • Upper School Dean of Students

    With over 1200 students and 150 faculty members from across the Los Angeles metropolitan area, Viewpoint School in Calabasas, CA is a vibrant community of teachers and learners from kindergarten through twelfth grade. The school values all the best principles of a forward-thinking educational institution: excellence, compassion, leadership, individuality, respect, service, and confidence. Under the stewardship of a new leadership team, Viewpoint is developing a transformative vision, in which technology and innovation will play a key role. Viewpoint School is a welcoming, vibrant, and collaborative community that offers a challenging and enriched college preparatory education in a nurturing environment for students in Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade. The School embraces students and
    families from diverse cultures of the world and teaches the history and wisdom of these traditions.

    Primary Functions:

    • Assists the Head of Upper School in all related aspects of the Upper School’s operations
    • Participates actively and regularly in the lives of the Upper School students
    • Oversees and implements Upper School student disciplinary policies, and provides timely accountability that is consistent with the School’s Mission and Philosophy
    • Conducts disciplinary conferences as needed
    • Maintains discipline files and provides regular updates to the Head and Assistant Head of Upper School
    • Takes an active supervisory role in all Upper School campus activities and student life, particularly before school, during lunch periods, and after school
    • Oversees all student activities including dances, student-run clubs and Club Fair, spirit assemblies, senior class events, and year-end events
    • Assists the Assistant Head of Upper School in running the Upper School Student Council
    • Works with the Assistant Head of Upper School to plan and chaperone the retreats of the Upper School
    • Works to build and to nurture the students’ skills in leadership and organization
    • Works to build good school spirit among the students
    • Serves as a Grade Level Sponsor for the senior class
    • Collaborates with Assistant Head of Upper School on divisional assembly programs
    • Assists in academic scheduling and advising
    • Member of the Admission Committee; participates actively in admission events
    • Takes an active role in Upper School diversity and sustainability efforts
    • Collaborates with the Assistant Head of Upper School on calendaring events and creating the Upper School Planner and Student & Parent Handbook
    • Actively works to ensure the safety and welfare of Viewpoint’s students while on the Upper School campus, including active participation in the management of emergency drills
    • Agrees to perform other duties and responsibilities as shall be assigned by the Head of School or other designated supervisor

    Experience, Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:
    • Bachelor’s Degree with Advanced Degree preferred and five years prior teaching experience
    • Outstanding interpersonal, leadership, and communication skills, and strong discernment and decision-making aptitude
    • Organizational and time-management skills
    • Demonstrated competency with basic word processing, spreadsheet, data base, internet and computer functions
    • Ability to use basic office equipment
    • Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written formats with all constituents in a school environment

    Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and statement of educational philosophy to Mr. Robert Bryan, Associate Head of School, robert.bryan@viewpoint.org