Prep School History Teacher

Full Time

CGPS Mission Statement 

CGPS nurtures each student’s unique passions and talents inside and outside the classroom, unifying and inspiring members of its community in a rigorous but relaxed learning environment, preparing them for the finest colleges and instilling in them the confidence, ethical values, and sense of purpose to embrace challenges, to achieve their dreams, and to improve the world.


History Teacher

Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School seeks a full-time History teacher to teach a combination of 8th-Global, 9th-U.S. or 10th-Modern Global (two sections of any two). 



  • M.A. in History or related discipline preferred 
  • Ability to adapt instruction to fit physically distanced, hybrid, and remote learning environments
  • Run well-managed, meaningful, and engaging classes
  • Two years experience teaching at the high school level preferred



  • Teach two sections of two of the following: 8th, 9th, or 10th
  • Meet regularly with grade-level cohort to plan curriculum
  • Provide meaningful, individualized student feedback and support
  • Work closely with colleagues, department head, and prep school administration to support the academic, social, and emotional well being of all students
  • Write well-written, thoughtful semester reports for each student


Work Hours

  • 7:30am-3:30pm Monday through Friday
  • Weekly faculty and department meetings until 4:30pm
  • Start date: August 2023 



Salary range for this role is $71,000 - $118,5000

We also offer exceptional benefits and a warm and supportive culture.


How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resume by applying to this post.

Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions on the basis of race (including hairstyle), color, religion, creed, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity, gender expression, national origin, alienage, age, pregnancy, marital/partnership status, immigration or citizenship status, status as a veteran or active military service member status, disability, genetic predisposition, status as a victim of domestic violence, prior arrest or conviction record, caregiver status, credit history, salary history, unemployment status, sexual or reproductive health decisions, or any other characteristic or status protected by applicable law (collectively, the “Protected Characteristics”).


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