Upper School History Teacher

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 Upper School History Teacher (2 Year Interim) to begin August 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 from accredited university      
  • Knowledge of subjects assigned  
  • General knowledge of curriculum and instruction practices
  • Ability to instruct students and apply effective classroom management 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Master’s Degree in a related field preferred

More about this role


  • Teach US History with a thematic lens
  • Help students develop historical thinking skills as well as historical understanding of the individual and collective experiences of people around the world
  • Design and implement creative pedagogy with instruction that values a hands-on, collaborative, project-based curriculum & methodology 
  • Cultivate an inclusive, challenging, and equitable learning environment that reflects Crystal’s core values and allows the diverse student body to grow and thrive 
  • Set and maintain acceptable standards of classroom behavior to establish a positive and appropriate learning environment
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop innovative and meaningful curriculum with vertical alignment 
  • Integrate technology in effective ways that enhance students’ learning experiences and growth 

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: History

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