High School History Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: History
Employment Type: Full-Time Permanent

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s client school in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area is seeking an Expanding History Teacher to start July 1, 2023.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in history, or related field.
  • Demonstrated commitment to teaching and learning in a diverse, dynamic, and progressive school community.
  • Experience with competency-based education preferred.
  • A commitment to anti-racism and demonstrated skill designing equitable and inclusive educational experiences and learning environments that incorporate themes of diversity and justice.

More about this role


  • Teach 4 sections of Modern World History.
  • Advise 10-12 students, implementing the school’s social-emotional curriculum.
  • Provide a hands-on, inquiry-based style of teaching that exemplifies how student wellness, intellectual rigor, and a deep commitment to social impact and DEI are critical.
  • Effectively manage flexible, collaborative learning experiences with various sized groups of students.
  • Design and lead two, quarter-long exploratory classes each year.