Humanities Teacher (History Emphasis)

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

CalWest client school in the Idyllwild, CA area seeks a Humanities Teacher (History Emphasis) to start January 8, 2024.

CalWest 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
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Client School Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in History, English (or related field) required
  • Master’s Degree or beyond is preferred
  • Has at least 3-5 years of instructional experience in History or other related Humanities subjects, at the high school level.
  • Has at least three years of experience teaching international high school students.


  • Teaches five sections of History/Social Studies courses, including Modern World History, Modern World History (Honors), and Government & Economics (Honors).
  • Uses a wide range of primary and secondary source materials, including work with the U.S. American historical story.
  • Develops units and lessons that help students understand their place in the historical narrative, and which utilize multiple modalities of instruction and assessment.
  • Adheres to the guidelines, goals, and curriculum of the Humanities department.
  • Welcomes the opportunity to develop Social Studies and/or English 12th-grade electives.

Salary Range

$ 51,000 – $ 63,000

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