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History Teacher

Saint Monica Preparatory (formerly St. Monica Catholic Elementary School and St. Monica Catholic High School) (Santa Monica)






Saint Monica Preparatory (formerly St. Monica Elementary School and St. Monica High School) is a parish, coeducational TK-12 day school, a ministry of St. Monica Catholic Community in the heart of Santa Monica. SM Prep has an over 90-year history of educating students for a life of faithful citizenship.

Employment Opportunity:
Saint Monica Preparatory is seeking a part-time Social Studies teacher for the 2022 – 2023 school year. The responsibilities include teaching college prep and honors level Economics to senior-level students in the Fall semester, followed by college prep and AP Government to senior-level students in the Spring semester. Opportunities to integrate interdisciplinary projects and research are woven within the framework of the Humanities curriculum.

*There is a potential to make this a full-time position if a candidate has experience teaching ASB leadership and student activities experience.

The ideal candidate will:
Cultivate an inclusive, collaborative, and challenging learning environment that reflects SMCHS’s core values and allows our diverse student body to grow and thrive.

Exhibit a passion for content knowledge and a range of pedagogical approaches while teaching students in AP U.S Government, honors, and College Prep level Economics within an in-person, blended learning environment.

Create an environment in the classroom and in all areas of co-curricular responsibility that nurtures the development of the whole student.

Work collaboratively with colleagues to develop an integrated and meaningful curriculum and student learning experiences.

Serve as a grade-level advisor who is committed to the social and emotional development of students.


* Bachelor’s degree in History * Knowledge of best practices in teaching high school students * Experience using instructional technology * An ability to convey enthusiasm for the subject matter * Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Desirable qualities: * Master’s degree and/or credential in History * 3-5 years of teaching experience * Prior experience developing and facilitating online learning lessons

Information/Application Contact

Saint Monica Preparatory (formerly St. Monica Catholic Elementary School and St. Monica Catholic High School) (Santa Monica)

1030 Lincoln Blvd.

Santa Monica, CA 90403