Our nationally-recognized faculty members are extremely knowledgeable in their academic disciplines and devoted to the art of teaching. More than teachers, faculty members are connected to all aspects of student life. They coach, mentor, advise, and sponsor. Many of the faculty hold advanced degrees.
Excellent educators from throughout the United States and with diverse backgrounds, our faculty connect classroom ideas with real-world experiences. Through a professional development program, faculty continue to grow in their insight and knowledge, benefiting all students and modeling active lifelong learning. Whether through experiential instruction, one-on-one tutoring or hands-on laboratory experimentation, Vanguard teachers combine the best of established methodologies with instructional innovation and creativity to seek the most effective ways to work with their students.


Salaries for teachers at Vanguard are competitive within NAIS. Vanguard is committed to remaining competitive with national and regional faculty salaries.  All teachers are expected to teach at least five classes and do two extra activities. Merit pay increases are determined by the Head of School and are incorporated into the yearly salary increase.
Beyond the salary stated above, full-time teachers and staff receive a complete benefits package. This includes a retirement plan, a health insurance program, life insurance.

Professional Development

Each year the school sets aside funds for faculty development. Faculty and staff attend conferences, seminars or visit places of educational interest using these funds.

Why make Vanguard a career choice as an educator?

  • Flexibility and freedom in the classroom (curriculum). 
  • Input integrated into school initiatives. 
  • Family and supportive work environment. 
  • Community connection with school staff, students, and parents. 
  •  Being a part of the top college preparatory school in Central Texas. 
  •  Competitive salary with NAIS standards. 

Vanguard is currently hiring for 2024-2025 and interviewing in all departments.

Vanguard also has an immediate opening for a full time Athletic Trainer.  Please apply below. Click Here to learn more.


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Due to increased enrollment, Vanguard College Preparatory School is growing.  We are currently accepting applications for all teaching positions and coaching positions.  Application packets will be reviewed as they are submitted and kept on file through the spring for consideration. To ensure full consideration, be sure to provide all application materials. 

Vanguard is accepting applications for Faculty Positions in all content areas and coaching opportunities for 2024-2025.

Faculty Substitute Program - Vanguard College Preparatory School is seeking individuals to be a part of the campus Faculty Substitute Program. Substitutes cover classroom assignments for a teacher's full- and partial-day absences. They have the opportunity of being a part of the Vanguard family alongside faculty and staff during the academic school year. It is our goal to connect substitute talents and skillsets with our course offerings.

If interested, email Margaret Kurzynski (Email Margaret Kurzynski), VCPS Sr. Executive Administrative Assistant for more information. Submit application materials at the school's Candidate Portal HERE.  Minimum requirement: High School diploma. Process for being a Vanguard School Substitute Listing includes an interview, application, background check, drug testing, providing references, and other review procedures.


To Apply 

Complete and submit application materials to the Vanguard Online Candidate portal below. 

Contact Flip Alexander with any questions about submitting applicant materials. 

  • VCPS Application: 
  • Resume
  • Letter of Interest for the position 
  • Letter of Reference 
  • Click Here for more employment screening information.

Vanguard is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to treat all employees and applicants fairly and equitably and in doing so, comply with all applicable federal and state laws relative to employment. Criminal Background Check and Drug Testing are qualifiers for all applicants.

Click Here for more employment screening information.

Vanguard College Preparatory School is a non-parochial, independent school that prepares our students for academic success and fulfilling lives.  The foundation of the Vanguard experience is based on our core values – rigor, responsibility, and respect.  The community of Vanguard students, faculty, administrators, and parents is committed to a personalized learning experience that prepares each student to excel at the collegiate level.
More information about Vanguard School can be found at www.vanguard.org. Vanguard is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to treat all employees and applicants fairly and equitably and in doing so, comply with all applicable federal and state laws relative to employment.

 Please complete the form below to apply.

Vanguard Employment Applications


Ex- Teacher, Office, Sub, Coach



Please include Start Date, End Date, Date of Graduation, Degree, Semester Units and Major

References (List two professional and one personal reference with knowledge of your work experience and/or education.



I authorize a thorough investigation of my prior employment, educational background, and criminal record. I understand that employment is conditional based on investigation and drug testing results. I certify that statements made on the application, on a resume, attachments hereto, or other supplementary materials provided by me are full and complete statements of the fact. I understand that false, misleading or omitted information can result in refusal of employment or termination in cases where erroneous information is discovered after employment has begun. I understand that completion of this application does not promise employment; however, if I am offered employment and accept, I will provide documentation of professional credentials and this employment application form becomes part of the terms and conditions of employment.

Resume, letter of interest for the position, and letter of reference can be attached below or emailed to Flip Alexander, Assistant Head of School – Internal Operations (flip_alexander@vanguard.org).

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