Middle School History-Social Science Teacher

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

CalWest’s client school in the Los Angeles Area is seeking a Middle School History Teacher for January 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

  • Teaching Credential, a degree in History or a related field preferred
  • Special Education experience preferred
  • Minimum of 4 years working with students in Kindergarten- 8th Grade
  • Proficient in using Student Information Systems, Google Suite, Google Classroom, Chromebooks, assistive technology, and digital curriculum platforms.


  • Knowledge and ability to teach core middle school history-social science courses such as medieval & early modern world history and early United States history.
  • Encourage students to learn about the world from several perspectives—local to global—and facilitate conceptual understanding based on these multiple perspectives.
  • Maximize learning for all students utilizing evidence-based special education instructional strategies.
  • Develop multi-modal lessons and projects that allow students to learn by doing, exploring, and creating.
  • Identify, select, and modify instructional resources to meet the needs of students with varying backgrounds, learning styles, and special needs.
  • Provide equitable and accessible learning by creating individualized student support, accommodations, differentiated instruction, and varied assessment options.
  • Integrate educational technology into the curriculum and provide assistive technology options
  • Instruct students in transferable academic skills, e.g., studying strategies, time management, executive function skills, etc.

Salary Range

$ 60,000 – $ 70,000

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Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: History Middle Grades

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