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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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  • Teacher of Math in the Upper School (coverage for paternity leave)

    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.

    Viewpoint’s Upper School Math Department is currently interviewing qualified candidates interested in covering Upper School math classes during a paternity leave lasting from November 2017 through January 2018. Classes to be covered include Business Calculus, Calculus, and Linear Algebra. Ideally, candidates should have independent school experience teaching at this level, as well as a collaborative spirit, a student-centered mindset, and research-informed strategies that promote student interaction and engagement.  

    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
  • Piano Accompanist

    Part time with varying hours throughout the 2017-18 academic school year

    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. From a new innovation space to an
    exploding robotics program, the educational horizon for creativity and design at Viewpoint is
    practically endless.
     
    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.
     
    Position
    Viewpoint is seeking a piano accompanist for 6th-12th grade chorus and musical theater students. 
    Duties include providing piano accompaniment for music students during choral rehearsals and vocal performance classes and assisting with substitute teaching for music classes as needed. May be asked to accompany instrumentalists on occasion. Responsible for other duties as assigned. 

    Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    Skilled pianist 
    Extensive knowledge of musical theater and choral repertoire 
    Excellent sight-reading ability 
    Able to read various parts simultaneously off an open choral score
    Cheerful and positive demeanor 
     
    Viewpoint encourages diversity among its faculty and staff members and actively seeks outstanding applicants from all backgrounds.  Candidates interested in applying should submit an updated resume and cover letter to Dr. Kristin Herkstroeter, Chair of the Music Department, at kherkstroeter@viewpoint.org.  
  • 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.