Employment Opportunities

Thank you for considering joining the Santa Fe Prep community.  We are fortunate to have a talented and committed group of adults leading our school: teaching, mentoring, coaching and encouraging our students to do their very best, all in a culture of spirited support.

Roughly 75% of our faculty have advanced degrees in their field, and the average tenure of our faculty is over 15 years.  Our administration is structured to support the teaching faculty and the many programs of our school.  Many administrators also teach classes, coach sports, or volunteer for TAP, our service learning program.

To be successful as a faculty or staff member at Prep, full engagement in the life of the school is a critical component.  If you are a teacher who takes great pleasure in working with colleagues and students in an atmosphere that is upbeat and ambitious, please feel encouraged to apply for appropriate openings that match your skills and interests.

OPENINGS FOR THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR:

Advancement Associate (Communications and Alumni Relations)

Santa Fe Preparatory School seeks an Advancement Associate eager to join a professional, dynamic, and collaborative staff. We are a diverse learning community dedicated to active inquiry and discourse. Authentic relationships, inclusive and creative pedagogy, and deep content are foundational to our purpose. 

Primary Job Responsibilities Include: working closely with Prep faculty and staff as a point person for directing interesting on-campus stories to communication channels as appropriate; leading all alumni relations efforts and serving as liaison/point person for the Prep Alumni Board; overseeing all advancement-related social-media communications, including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter; working with Director of Advancement and Advancement Committee on alumni solicitations for annual fund and strategizing an increase in alumni participation; and providing support for all advancement events, including internal school events and community-wide stewardship events.

Please click here for a complete job description>> Advancement Associate

Qualified applicants should submit a one-page statement of interest and résumé electronically to Director of Advancement Michael McNeill at mmcneill@sfprep.org, before 5 p.m. on February 4, 2022.

Substitute Teacher

Santa Fe Preparatory School seeks a Substitute Teacher to teach classes on a temporary and long-term basis, across multiple disciplines. We are a diverse learning community dedicated to active inquiry and discourse. Authentic relationships, inclusive and creative pedagogy, and deep content are foundational to our purpose.

Primary Job Responsibilities Include: following curriculum as provided by the absent teacher to facilitate appropriate learning experiences for students; assuming all duties and responsibilities of the regular teacher in a given school day; maintaining appropriate records in the absence of the teacher; monitoring appropriate use and care of equipment, materials, and facilities; and providing an atmosphere and environment conducive to the intellectual, physical, social and emotional development of children.

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree and experience in the classroom are required. Preferred candidates will have excellent communication and organizational skills; the ideal candidate will seamlessly step in to help run classes smoothly and promote effective learning and development. 

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three professional references to Assistant to the Division Heads Barbara Park at bpark@sfprep.org.



OPENINGS FOR THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR:

Full-Time Upper School Science Teacher

Santa Fe Preparatory School seeks teachers eager to inspire students and join a professional, dynamic, and collaborative faculty. We are a diverse learning community dedicated to active inquiry and discourse. Authentic relationships, inclusive and creative pedagogy, and deep content are foundational to our purpose. 

Primary Job Responsibilities Include: teaching 4-5 sections of classes. In addition, all full-time teachers lead a community service group, participate in grade-level retreats at the beginning and end of the year, advise a student club, actively contribute as a member of a grade-level team, and serve as advisor to 6-10 students per year. 

Preferred candidates for this position will be qualified to teach physics, chemistry and biology.

All teaching positions begin August, 2022.

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in the relevant academic discipline is required. A master’s degree and three years or more of teaching experience at the secondary school level is preferred. Preferred candidates will also have experience guiding/mentoring students outside the classroom.

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three professional references to Assistant to the Division Heads Barbara Park at bpark@sfprep.org.

Full-Time Upper School Mathematics Teacher

Santa Fe Preparatory School seeks teachers eager to inspire students and join a professional, dynamic, and collaborative faculty. We are a diverse, progressive learning community dedicated to active inquiry and discourse. Authentic relationships, inclusive and creative pedagogy, and deep content are foundational to our purpose. 

Primary Job Responsibilities Include: teaching 4-5 sections of classes. In addition, all full-time teachers lead a community service group, participate in grade-level retreats, outdoor education, advise a student club, actively contribute as a member of a grade-level team, and serve as an advisor to 6-10 students per year. 

Preferred candidates for this position will be qualified to teach geometry, advanced algebra, pre-calculus, business math and economics. Experience in leadership positions, including professional development and pedagogy, are strong considerations for this position. Santa Fe Preparatory School also deeply values the ability to connect and build relationships with students with diverse learning styles and needs.

A growth mindset, collegiality, flexibility, reflectiveness, and dedication to curriculum development are qualities that define the strongest candidates. Experience with visualization, problem-solving, and brain-based classroom strategies are also strongly preferred.

All teaching positions begin August, 2022.

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in the relevant academic discipline is required. A master’s degree and three years or more of teaching experience at the secondary school level is preferred. 

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three professional references to Assistant to the Division Heads Barbara Park at bpark@sfprep.org.


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