Washington Latin is a liberal arts, college preparatory school with a classical mission serving 700 students in grades 5-12 from across the District of Columbia. We believe that all students deserve a quality education that goes beyond preparation and focuses on developing knowledge, understanding and humanity. Ours is a school where words matter, ideas matter, and people matter.

You are a master of your field, a curious lifelong learner, and someone who loves working with and for kids.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Want to work in a non-selective urban school with a diversity of students
  • Are familiar with and support our classical mission
  • Like and respect young people from the ages of 10 – 19
  • Are willing to give of themselves wholly to their job

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If you are interested in joining our faculty, leadership/administrative team, or working as a substitute, please fill out an initial application here. If you have any questions, please contact

Middle/ Upper School Teachers
  • Full-time, 10-month positions
  • Start Date: Summer 2020

Teachers wanted for a range of subjects in grades 5 through 12. Candidate must be eager to work with students of all abilities in a non-selective school and have a deep enough command of their content area to adapt instruction to students’ interests and needs.See specific postings below or apply to be considered as positions become open. READ MORE

Substitute Teachers (all grades)

Substitutes for various subject are needed for grades 5-12 on an ongoing basis. Substitutes are responsible for managing the classroom goals, expectations, and directives of the absent teacher for a given period or on a given day. APPLY