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Posted on
19 April 2016


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Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator:

Ben Porat Yosef,a growing Orthodox Day School in Bergen County, is seeking a hard-working, creative, and intuitive full-time School Programming Coordinator with strong organizational and  communications skills. The primary role of the School Programming Coordinator is to manage & implement BPY’s co-curricular & extracurricular programs, event & activities. The School Programming Coordinator will work collaboratively with the administrative team, lay leadership, educational staff, parents & volunteers to develop, produce and implement BPY’s programs throughout the school year.  This position requires a strong vision for the organization and its message.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Create annual plan and calendar for all programs at BPY including but not limited to Junior High Electives, After School Clubs/Clinics & Aftercare, division and school wide holiday programs and awareness weeks, chessed programs and drives, school trips, overnight trips, Bnot Sherut hospitality, graduation, picture day, milestone celebrations, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Programs and in school celebrations, and plays.  

  • Coordinate, implement, and oversee  all details of the events/program execution including hiring vendors, arranging transportation, purchasing supplies and food, hire caterers, set up and clean up.

  • Maintain budget and work within the framework of budgets for each program

  • Create communications regarding the programs both internally and externally.

  • Maintain and update accurate databases, lists & directories as relate to programming.

  • Act as in school staff liason with the school PTO & chessed committee to assist in the implementation and execution of their student based programs.

  • Assist the development office in the implementation and execution of their events.

Secondary responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support in the busy school front office

  • Assist the Head of School as needed

  • Willingness to pitch in where needed

Qualifications: We are seeking candidates who are self-motivated, hard-working, team players with a flexible “can do” attitude and:

  • Superior interpersonal skills.

  • Superior computer skills (excel, word, google apps)

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication skills, including clear writing and attentiveness to nuance.

  • Excellent professional judgment and ability to maintain confidential information.

  • Ability to problem-solve independently and efficiently manage multiple assignments.

  • Strong capability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.


This position begins July 1.  


Ben Porat Yosef offers a wonderful friendly and family like work environment.

Benefits include: Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Aflac,Tuition Discount,Generous  Sick / personal / vacation time,Summer hours, All chaggim and school breaks off

Kindly submit cover letter, writing sample and resume through our on-line system at

http://benporatyosef.org/apply/

For more information, please contact: stacyg@benporatyosef.org

 
Posted on
19 April 2016
 

Administrative Assistant - Front Office

Administrative Assistant - Front Office

Ben Porat Yosef in Paramus, NJ is seeking a hard-working, creative, and intuitive full-time Administrative Assistant with strong organizational and  communications skills. The primary role of this position is to be the “face” of the school and manage the front office, reception, supplies, and office equipment; liaison with parents, staff & students; and support the administration. The position will have varied duties and candidates must be able to multi-task, work independently & collaboratively with the administrative team, lay leadership, educational staff, parents & volunteers throughout the school year.  

Primary responsibilities:

  • Serve as the friendly, helpful “face” of the school on all reception duties including greeting visitors, phone calls, and email inquiries.

  • Provide administrative support in the busy school front office (and camp during the summer) - student attendance/transportation, supplies, mail, copying, filing, data entry etc.

  • Maintain and input student data into database

  • Manage supply and maintenance of copiers and printers

  • Coordinate school lunch program,parent teacher conferences, transcripts

  • Administrative support for the school’s principals and directors

  • Willingness to pitch in wherever needed


Qualifications: We are seeking candidates who are self-motivated, hard-working, team players with a flexible “can do” attitude and:

  • Superior interpersonal skills.

  • Superior computer skills (excel, word, google apps)

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication skills, including clear writing and attentiveness to nuance.

  • Excellent professional judgment and ability to maintain confidential information.

  • Ability to problem-solve independently and efficiently manage multiple assignments.

  • Strong capability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.

Benefits include:

health insurance, life insurance, Aflac,tuition discount, generous  sick / personal / vacation time, summer hours, all chaggim and school breaks off

Kindly submit cover letter and resume at http://benporatyosef.org/apply/


For more information, please contact: stacyg@benporatyosef.org

 
Posted on
18 April 2016
 

Director of General Studies











DIRECTOR OF GENERAL STUDIES



Kohelet Yeshiva High School, a small, warm, and vibrant Modern Orthodox Jewish High School in
Merion Station, Pennsylvania seeks a progressive educational leader for the position of Director of
General Studies.


As a dual-curriculum school, Kohelet Yeshiva High School students spend half of their day engaged in
analytic, text-based Judaic Studies and half of their day engaged in a rigorous, college preparatory
curriculum referred to as General Studies. The graduating class of 2016 includes students who have been
accepted to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Columbia, Penn, Cornell, University of Chicago, Washington
University, Michigan University, Brandeis and Yeshiva University, amongst many others.


The Director of General Studies reports to the Head of School and supervises all teaching and learning in
the college preparatory side of the school’s dual curriculum. He or she oversees the English, History,
Math, and Science department chairs while working very closely with the Director of Judaic Studies, the
Dean of Students, the Director of College Guidance, and the Director of Educational Innovation and
Programming in shaping the school’s educational program. Appropriate candidates must demonstrate the
ability to uphold Kohelet Yeshiva High School’s high standards of academic excellence while leading a
talented and dedicated faculty toward greater integration of 21
st century skills and progressive pedagogy.


Desired qualifications include:



  • Passion for working with kids and helping them grow



  • A Masters Degree or PhD in a relevant field



  • Experience as a secondary school educational leader



  • Familiarity with the culture of a Yeshiva High School



  • Outstanding people and communication skills



  • High levels of organization and efficiency



  • Deep understanding of college preparatory curricula and progressive pedagogy



  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment


    Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.


    For more information visit www.koheletyeshiva.org or www.facebook.com/koheletyeshiva.
    Please send inquiries and applications to Rabbi Dr. Gil S. Perl, Head of School:
    gperl@koheletyeshiva.org







For more information, please contact: gperl@koheletyeshiva.org

 
Posted on
15 April 2016
 

Principal - JEC - Yeshiva of Elizabeth Elementary Division

JEC - Yeshiva of Elizabeth is looking for its next Principal. To learn more about the opportunity and how to apply, please copy and paste this link: http://yuschoolpartnership.org/s/YOE-Principal-Job-Description.pdf For more information, please contact Rabbi Maccabee Avishur at YUSP (avishur@yu.edu).

For more information, please contact: avishur@yu.edu

 
Posted on
13 April 2016
 

GUIDANCE COUNSELOR- NURSERY-GRADE 6

GUIDANCE COUNSELOR- NURSERY-GRADE 6

The JEC’s Yeshiva of Elizabeth, a centrist Orthodox
elementary school in North-Central New Jersey, is seeking
a full-time guidance counselor for the 2016-17 school
year.

The Guidance Counselor is a key member of the school
community and administrative team. This Guidance
Counselor’s primary responsibility is to create and
enhance a culture of student growth and development
inside and outside the classroom. The Guidance Counselor
is responsible for implementing programs that reinforce
JEC's values. The Guidance Counselor must focus on
building and enhancing a positive student environment by
working with the students to enhance their overall
experience. The Guidance Counselor reports to the JEC’s
Director of Guidance, who will collaborate with the
Yeshiva of Elizabeth’s Principal.

The essential functions of the Guidance Counselor are as
follows:

•Assessment and Interpretation
Identifies and assesses the development, and
adjustment characteristics and needs of individuals and
groups, as well as the environmental factors that affect
learning and adjustment. Uses assessment data about the
student and his/her environment(s) in developing
appropriate interventions and programs
•Direct Interventions for Students
Provides interventions to students to support the
teaching process and to maximize learning and adjustment
•Program Development
Develops, plans, implements and evaluates
programs to meet identified socio-emotional, adjustment,
and learning needs, with oversight from the JEC’s
Director of Guidance
•Consultation and Training
Provides consultation to parents, teachers, other
school personnel, and community agencies to enhance the
learning and adjustment of students.
•Communication and Relationship Skills
Communicates effectively with students, parents,
and school staff.
Reaches out proactively to students, parents, and
faculty to foster and monitor a positive social and
emotional environment for growth
•Professional Practice and Development
Applies ethics and standards of professional
practice in the delivery of school psychological services
and observes relevant laws and policies that govern
practice. Participates in professional organizations and
continually seeks to improve professional knowledge and
skill.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

An earned doctoral or master's degree or advanced degree
of at least equivalent standard from an accredited
college or university AND New Jersey state license to
practice within your discipline.

Please send all resumes to Dr. Akiva Perlman at
aperlman@thejec.org

For more information, please contact: aperlman@thejec.org

 
Posted on
13 April 2016
 

Principal - Head of College

Leibler Yavneh College, Australia's leading Modern Orthodox Jewish school, is looking for its next Principal to lead the entire college. To learn more about the opportunity, copy and paste this link in your browser or contact Dina Rabhan (rabhan@yu.edu): http://yuschoolpartnership.org/s/Leibler-Yavneh-College-Opportunity-Statement-Short.pdf

For more information, please contact: rabhan@yu.edu

 
Posted on
11 April 2016
 

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operations Officer

Atlanta Jewish Academy is looking for its first Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operations Officer. In this combined position, you direct all financial and general operations of a large, independent school serving students from 3 months old through 12th grade. Responsibilities include accounting, budgeting, financial modeling, reporting, internal audits, operations, human resources and information systems of our school in a manner that represents a high degree of efficiency, effectiveness, and collegiality, modeling a commitment to quality and integrity. You will be a senior leader, reporting directly to the head of school.AJA is a premier, college preparatory, co-educational, preschool-12th grade, independent, modern orthodox Jewish Day School. The school is located on a state-of-the-art facility in the wooded Sandy Springs neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia. AJA serves a religiously diverse Jewish population coming from greater Atlanta and beyond. We are in the process of building a $10M high school addition to bring two historic schools onto one innovative location; more than $6M was raised before the campaign was announced. In this role, you will:Interact regularly with senior leaders to ensure that the organization’s operations are aligned with school's mission and priorities.Prepare and own all aspects of a budget of approximately $10 million in program-service revenue according to generally accepted accounting principles.Create multi-year financial projections for the institution, being mindful of the school's strategy and priorities.Actively research, streamline, and communicate operational and accounting processes to measure and improve efficiency throughout the school.Supervise all human resource functions.Direct the IT team so that AJA's operations are strengthened by its technology.Lead the real-estate and maintenance teams to secure AJA's real-estate holdings.Keep all insurance policies current and appropriate. We definitely need you to have:Experience as a successful operations manager with strong quantitative, analytical, and critical-thinking skills.A minimum of five years experience in a high-paced growth environment with responsibility for finance and at least three of the following: human resources, information technology, facilities, and operations. An advanced degree in business administration, finance, public administration, or a related field from an accredited college or university.Strong soft skills, both verbal and written, and the ability and desire to build authentic relationships, inspiring professionals and volunteers to stretch beyond their limitations.Additionally, it would be preferable if you had worked in a school setting previously.AJA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. Contact email: resumes@atljewishacademy.orgThank you!

For more information, please contact: resumes@atljewishacademy.org

 
Posted on
11 April 2016
 

Teacher Openings



mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman"">YBH is seeking the following part
time positions:



  • "Times New Roman"">Elementary School General Studies in Boys and Girls
    Division
  • "Times New Roman"">Middle School General Studies - all subjects
  • "Times New Roman"">Middle School World History & Jewish History


mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman""> Masters degree and experience
preferred.  Email:  cover letter, resume, certifications &
references to:  ppersin@ybhpassaic.org



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Due to increased enrollment, YBH of Passaic
is seeking to hire a Middle School girls Ivrit teacher for
September 2016.   Fax resume to (973) 777-9477 or email to
ppersin@ybhpassaic.org





Due
to expansion, YBH of Passaic seeks a warm, caring, enthusiastic, experienced
nursery Morah.  Collaborative work environment.  Send cover letter
& resume to (973) 777-9477 or ppersin@ybhpassaic.org



For more information, please contact: ppersin@ybhpassaic.org

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

Assistant Principal of Judaic Studies (K-8)

The Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva (RPRY), a 70-year-old flagship Jewish day
school serving students from age two through eighth grade, is seeking an
Assistant Principal of Judaic Studies to join a dynamic administrative team.


The Position

Qualifications for this position include prior teaching experience and a proven track
record of excellence in Judaic Studies; facility and fluency with Hebrew language;
experience in the areas of curriculum development, supervision and evaluation of
staff, and teacher professional development; and a knowledge of current best
practices in education, particularly in the areas of technology integration, chavruta
and/or small group instruction, and hands-on learning. Candidates should hold a
relevant master’s degree and must be creative, collaborative, and willing to work
as part of a team.

Additional qualities we seek are: excellent written and verbal communication skills;
ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment; attention to detail; excellent
interpersonal skills; and a great sense of humor!

Areas of Responsibility

Educational & Personal Leadership
• Model, foster, and cultivate the mission and vision of RPRY.
• Model habits of creativity, collaboration and reflection.
• Promote and foster educational excellence across all Judaic subjects, setting
both rigorous standards and high expectations for student learning.
• Foster innovation and 21st century learning to advance the RPRY Judaic
Studies department, and supervise integration of 21st century skills and fluencies
into educational program.
• Develop and articulate school-wide educational goals.
• In collaboration with the Judaic faculty, review, evaluate, and update/revise
the Judaic curriculum and programs based on best practices in the field
• Be a visible presence in all areas of the school.

Administrative Leadership
• Manage and monitor Judaic Studies programming.
• Assist Guidance and Special Services departments with issues related to
students and parents: academic, social-emotional, and behavioral.
• Support HOS to recruit, hire, and retain top quality faculty.
• Participate in strategic planning, budgeting and decision making at school
level as part of the administrative team.
• Work in partnership with the administration to facilitate smooth transitions
between divisions.

Supervision, Evaluation & Support
• Supervise, evaluate, and support all Judaic Studies faculty through the use of
performance evaluations and teacher professional development opportunities.
• Supervise implementation of curriculum.
• Oversee teacher lesson plans.
• Host regular staff meetings.
• Mentor and coach all new department members.

Student Leadership
• Establish and foster a climate of respect, and encourage a positive student
attitude toward the school’s educational program and facility.
• Establish a strong rapport with students and be seen by students as a
personal and religious role model.
• Set expectations for student behavior and establish and implement routines
and consequences.
• Monitor school culture and climate and develop programs for its improvement.

Parental Partnership & Engagement
• Communicate regularly with parents regarding Judaic Studies program.
• Reach out to parents for feedback.
• Participate in school recruitment initiatives – welcome all prospective families
and students, promote the school’s educational program, and educate families
about the religious culture and expectations of the school.

The Assistant Principal of Judaic Studies reports to the Head of School.

Submit resume and cover letter to teachingposition@rpry.org. We thank all
applicants in advance. We will be contacting only those candidates invited for an
interview.

For more information, please contact: teachingposition@rpry.org

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

Assistant Principal of General Studies (K-8)

The Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva (RPRY), a 70-year-old flagship Jewish day
school serving students from age two through eighth grade, is seeking an
Assistant Principal of General Studies to join a dynamic administrative team.

Qualifications for this position include prior teaching experience and several years
of experience in administration; a proven track record of excellence in General
Studies; administrative experience, particularly in the areas of curriculum
development, supervision and evaluation of staff, and teacher professional
development; and a knowledge of current best practices in education, particularly
in the areas of technology integration, small group instruction, and hands-on
learning. Candidates should hold a relevant master’s degree and must be creative,
collaborative, and willing to work as part of a team.

Additional qualities we seek are: excellent written and verbal communication skills;
ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment; attention to detail; excellent
interpersonal skills; and a great sense of humor!

Areas of Responsibility

Educational & Personal Leadership
• Model, foster, and cultivate the mission and vision of RPRY.
• Model habits of creativity, collaboration and reflection.
• Promote and foster educational excellence across all General Studies
subjects, setting both rigorous standards and high expectations for student
learning.
• Foster innovation and 21st century learning to advance the RPRY General
Studies department, and supervise integration of 21st century skills and fluencies
into educational program.
• Develop and articulate school-wide educational goals.
• In collaboration with the General Studies faculty, review, evaluate, and
update/revise the General Studies curriculum and programs based on best
practices in the field
• Be a visible presence in all areas of the school.

Administrative Leadership
• Manage and monitor General Studies programming.
• Assist Guidance and Special Services departments with issues related to
students and parents: academic, social-emotional, and behavioral.
• Support HOS to recruit, hire, and retain top quality faculty.
• Participate in strategic planning, budgeting and decision making at school
level as part of the administrative team.
• Work in partnership with the administration to facilitate smooth transitions
between divisions.

Supervision, Evaluation & Support
• Supervise, evaluate, and support all General Studies faculty through the use
of performance evaluations and teacher professional development opportunities.
• Supervise implementation of curriculum.
• Oversee teacher lesson plans.
• Host regular staff meetings.
• Mentor and coach all new department members.

Student Leadership
• Establish and foster a climate of respect, and encourage a positive student
attitude toward the school’s educational program and facility.
• Establish a strong rapport with students and model ethical behavior.
• Set expectations for student behavior and establish and implement routines
and consequences.
• Monitor school culture and climate and develop programs for its improvement.

Parental Partnership & Engagement
• Communicate regularly with parents regarding General Studies program.
• Reach out to parents for feedback.
• Participate in school recruitment initiatives – welcome all prospective families
and students, and promote the school’s educational program.

The Assistant Principal of General Studies reports to the Head of School.

Submit resume and cover letter to teachingposition@rpry.org. We thank all
applicants in advance. We will be contacting only those candidates invited for an
interview.

For more information, please contact: teachingposition@rpry.org

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

President of Museum of Jewish Heritage

The leadership of the Museum of Jewish Heritage, made up
of some of the New York’s leading Jewish philanthropists,
views the appointment of a new President as a unique
opportunity to lead a major New York City Jewish cultural
institution at a critical moment in its development.

They seek a leader with executive leadership and
management skills to lead this first class institution,
boasting a beautiful physical campus, into its next phase
of growth; a leader who can develop short and long-term
plans to address current challenges around visibility,
mission and fundraising, as well as to set a future
direction that enhances the Museum’s key mission, while
expanding its reach and impact.

The ability to craft and articulate a new and compelling
vision for the Museum in the New York City and Jewish
cultural and educational landscape is a key critical
success factor being sought from the new President.

The Museum of Jewish Heritage seeks a senior, executive
professional with demonstrated experience and success in
three critical areas: fundraising, executive management
and marketing/branding. The successful candidate will
also have the understanding of, and interest in, the
content of the museum and the Jewish cultural landscape.
The President will lead the executive team, consisting of
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Development Officer,
Artistic Director, Director of Operations, Director of
Marketing/Communications, Director of Educational
Programs/Lectures and a Scholar/Spiritual Leader in
Residence.

For a full job description, please see our Current
Searches page at www.drgnyc.com.

TO APPLY: Submit resume and cover letter to
museum@drgnyc.com

For more information, please contact: museum@drgnyc.com

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

Associate Dean, Women’s College

Associate Dean, Women’s College 

New York

JOB SUMMARY: 

The Associate Dean acts in a senior administrative role for a Women’s College.  This position involves significant leadership responsibilities for strategic management of college activities, decision-making, and policy-setting. The Associate Dean, in conjunction with the current Deans, is responsible for creating and sustaining an environment of academic and professional excellence for students and faculty in a collaborative working environment.  The primary role of the Associate Dean is to ensure that students at the school have a superior academic experience.  To meet that role, the Associate Dean will work closely with the Assistant Dean to address conflicts and problems that may arise for students, liaises with faculty and communicates with Student Services personnel. The Associate Dean will also be expected to foster professional development of faculty and contribute to the improvement of teaching and learning on campus. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Job responsibilities include the following but not limited to:

Manages curriculum-related issues with faculty, including preparation of the course schedule 

Works with faculty to plan academic schedule each semester

Interfaces with the Assistant Dean on a day-to-day basis to troubleshoot and resolve issues that arise during the course of the semester

Primary faculty interface on a day-to-day basis to troubleshoot and resolve issues that arise during the course of the semester

Advises faculty on issues related to academic concerns

Works closely with the Assistant Dean to coordinate new student orientation

Works with the Dean and Assistant to monitor  admission criteria including admissions requirements and transfer policies

Works closely with the Assistant Dean to support implementation of online registration for returning students and registration for new students

Sits on the admissions committee and participates in all admission committee meetings

Organizes and participates in Open House and other activities related to student recruitment

Assures that all full time and adjunct faculty are appropriately supervised, developed and evaluated

Executes and reviews undergraduate student evaluations of faculty for the undergraduate studies

Participates in the on-boarding (recruitment and orientation) of full-time and adjunct faculty

Interfaces with Registrar’s office to enable implementation of college policies Provides ad hoc reports to campus administration and senior leadership of college

Serves on various committees, including Curriculum Committee, and  Outcomes Assessment Committee

Coordinates with pre-med advisor and health science advisors to review course requirements

REQUIREMENTS:

Education, Preparation, and Training

Earned Doctorate 

Peer-reviewed publications 

Significant college teaching and administrative experience (10-15 years preferred)

Strong commitment to fostering student learning and academic excellence 

Demonstrated experience in people management

Knowledge of and sensitivity to the particular constituencies served by the campus 


Skills

Strong background in the liberal arts

Demonstrated research and analytic skills  preferred

Creativity;  high levels of energy and initiative

Ability to communicate, collaborate with, and direct Department Chairs, faculty members and students

Ability to handle multiple high priority activities simultaneously 

Sophisticated degree of interpersonal competency; ability to work closely with  diverse groups, faculty and students

Understanding of the application of technology to the educational process.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Internet, Blackboard 

Familiarity with Distance Learning 

Principled leadership and attention to details of finance, participation and planning

Ability to implement accreditation criteria and state agency regulations

Ability to develop and deliver presentations to Senior Management and the entire organization.

Organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and effectively manage time 

Familiarity with online learning and new media is a plus

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contact: William Hochman, CEO The Joel Paul Group - All resumes must be
submitted in Word format to william@joelpaul.com
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For more information, please contact: william@joelpaul.com

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

Ma'ayan seeks Director

Ma'ayan, which offers "Torah Study from the Sources" to the Boston Jewish Community, seeks a Director who shares our passion for engaging adults, especially women, in the study of traditional Jewish texts.

We are looking for a leader who possesses strong organizational, planning, and managerial skills; the ability to interact with our broad student body, faculty, and board committees; strong written and verbal communication skills; proficiency in a typical office computing and online environment; working knowledge of Hebrew and classic Judaic texts; and the ability to exhibit initiative and creativity. Applicants should be able to lead with professionalism and sophistication and be willing to learn quickly. Familiarity with the Greater Boston Jewish community and the Orthodox community in particular is a plus.

Responsibilities include planning and implementing Ma'ayan's program of courses and events; working to design and implement strategies for student and faculty recruitment and retention; collaborating with the Board to strengthen Ma'ayan's mission and long-term planning; serving as the organization's public face; developing new initiatives; managing the budget, fund development, and donor cultivation; and managing print and online marketing efforts.

This is a part-time position with flexible hours (approx. 20-25 hours/week but there is room to be flexible), with ideal start date in June/July. Some evening and weekend availability is required.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to jobs@maayan.org.

For more information, please contact: jobs@maayan.org

 
Posted on
31 March 2016
 

North American Director at Masa Israel

Masa Israel seeks a CEO who is an entrepreneurial leader
with executive leadership and management skills to lead
this first class program in North America into its next
phase of growth; a leader who can develop short and long-
term strategies and implement initiatives that will lead
to an increase in North American participation by 3,000
participants in Masa Israel programs within the next five
years. The new director will serve as the face of Masa,
responsible for developing and building relationships and
strategic partnerships, while significantly expanding its
reach and impact.
Since its founding in 2004, Masa Israel Journey has
almost tripled the number of young Jews who visit Israel
each year on semester or year-long programs, bringing
over 100,000 young Jews (18-30) from more than 60
countries to participate in Masa Israel programs. In
2009-10 alone, Masa participants contributed an aggregate
total of 200,000 volunteer hours in over 400 third sector
organizations, and have added at least $100m a year to
the Israel economy through (foreign currency receipts).
Masa Israel Journey has grown significantly over the past
seven years, now bringing over 12,500 people to Israel
each year, including 6,300 North Americans, for
transformational experiences that connect them to Israel,
to their Jewish heritage and to each other.
The leadership of Masa Israel and The Jewish Agency for
Israel, views the appointment of a new North American
Director as a unique opportunity to join the leading
institution in the transformational Israel experience
space at a critical moment in its development.
For a full job description, please see our Current
Searches page on wwww.drgnyc.com.
To Apply: Submit resume and cover letter to
MASA@drgnyc.com

For more information, please contact: MASA@drgnyc.com

 
Posted on
31 March 2016
 

Positions Available Sulam, Inc. Rockville, MD

School Psychologist / Social Worker:

School Psychologist will work in partnership with the
Sulam team to create social, emotional and behavioral
goals for each child, and ensure that every student is
appropriately supported to achieve his or her goals. The
right candidate will support students through
assessments, intervention, and faculty development. A
range of approaches to social thinking and learning and
behavior management will be implemented to achieve
student success.
Qualifications: Masters degree in School Psychology,
Special Education or Social Work. 3-5 years experience.

Development Associate:

Driven, dynamic, organized individual who can
operationalize fundraising strategy and serve as a key
member of the financial resource development team. Use
your technical and personal skills to support our growing
department where your contribution is critical to
continued success, and feel proud of working for an
organization that is contributing to an inclusive and
just society, one child at a time.
Qualifications: Bachelors degree and 2-5 years similar
experience preferred. knowledge and background working in
the local nonprofit Jewish community a plus.

To apply send cover letter and resume to
Hellerl@mjbha.org


For more information, please contact: hellerl@mjbha.org

 
Posted on
30 March 2016
 

Assistant Teachers Kindergarten – 8th Grade

YESHIVAT NOAM
in Paramus, NJ
is now accepting applications for

Assistant Teachers Kindergarten – 8th Grade
(must have an undergraduate degree)

Yeshivat Noam is a warm learning environment with
Freedom to be Creative
Resources to Differentiate
Technology to Innovate
Support to Grow
Opportunity to Inspire

For more information, please contact: hiring@yeshivatnoam.org

 
Posted on
24 March 2016
 

Director of Israel Engagement at URJ

Founded in 1873, the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) has
grown into an $80M organization and the most powerful
force in North American Jewish life with work inspiring
900 congregations, representing 1.5 million North
American Jews. The URJ’s legacy and vision unites
thousands of years of tradition with an evolving Judaism
to strengthen Jewish communities for future generations.
URJ seeks a Director of Israel Engagement to design,
articulate, develop, and organically implement a strong
vision and strategy for meaningful Israel engagement
across URJ’s unique platform and every aspect of URJ’s
work.

For more information, please refer to our list of current
searches at www.drgnyc.com

To Apply: Submit resume & cover letter to
URJDirector@drgnyc.com

For more information, please contact: posting@drgnyc.com

 
Posted on
15 March 2016
 

Assistant Headmaster

YGW is looking for a personable, process orientated, educational administrator with strong business acumen to fill the position of Assistant Headmaster. The Assistant Headmaster is the deputy to the headmaster and is responsible for the day-to-day operational leadership of the Middle School, High School, and Administration. The Assistant Headmaster is supervised by the headmaster and has seven direct reports.YGW is an orthodox Jewish middle school, high school and college program on two campuses that has been serving the Greater Washington community for over 50 years. Both campuses are located in Silver Spring, Maryland, a vibrant observant community with a mature infrastructure.RESPONSIBILITIES:• Supervise the effective and efficient implementation of the educational vision and policies of the Headmaster and the Board of Directors• Assist the Headmaster in evaluating and revising curriculum and in developing a comprehensive staff development program• Work together with the Headmaster, Educational Leadership, and the Board in developing strategic plan and annual goals for the school• Oversee business operations including but not limited to annual budget, enrollment, communications, IT, facilities, and human resources • Work with the Board of Directors as neededQUALIFICATIONS:• Outgoing, friendly, and professional demeanor with leadership qualities• Strong management skills• Demonstrated ability in crafting policies• Detail oriented and organized with a strong work ethic • 5 years of service as a Principal or equivalent experience• Smicha required• Previous experience with Excel preferred• Experience with PowerSchool or other educational database a plusTo apply, send your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements (salary history is acceptable substitute), via email to employment@yeshiva.edu . Please include “Asst Headmaster” in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: employment@yeshiva.edu

 
Posted on
11 March 2016
 

Dean of Students, Ma'ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls


The qualified candidate is a dynamic, innovative educator who is skilled at
building strong relationships with both students and parents, and
generating and reinforcing school spirit. The Dean of Students must be
articulate in communicating our school’s mission to the community, and a
team player who works well with colleagues. Candidates are required to
have a minimum of three years of work experience in education, as well as
experience in experiential programming.

The Dean of Students will serve as a resource for and build relationships
with students in all grades. S/he will actively contribute to building ruach
and school spirit by contributing innovative ideas to experiential education
and programming at Ma’ayanot and working in partnership with our
departments of Student Activities and Torah Guidance. Additionally, the
Dean of Students will actively participate in planning and running school
events, both during and outside of school hours, in a way that builds
enthusiasm around the events. The Dean of Students will teach 1-2
classes and will be responsible for mid-level administrative tasks including
overseeing aspects of the calendar and contributing to enforcement of
school rules and policies. This is a full-time position that also includes
attending all significant events outside of school hours. Interested
candidates should email their cover letter and resume to
kahanr@maayanot.org.

For more information, please contact: kahanr@maayanot.org

 
Posted on
07 March 2016
 

Elementary School Principal


















Torah Academy of Ottawa is a Torah-based elementary school that
caters to a diverse student population
.  We are seeking
a Principal to oversee and implement a superior educational programme in
both Judaic and secular studies, while building a warm, inclusive, and
supportive environment for students and staff. 


The successful candidate must:



·      
Have
experience as a school administrator/principal



·      
Possess
superior communication, conflict resolution, and interpersonal skills



·      
Understand
the development and implementation of curricula



·      
Embody true
Torah values - expressed in a respectful and inclusive manner



·      
Command
respect as a leader



·      
Be able to
balance and address competing interests




The compensation package will allow for a respectable standard of living in Ottawa.



 






For more information, please contact: avivarotenberg@gmail.com

 
Posted on
05 March 2016
 

Educational Support Services (ESS) Coordinator, Berman Hebrew Academy, Silver Spring, MD


Berman Hebrew Academy, a preschool-12 Modern Orthodox school in the greater Washington area, seeks a new Educational Support Services (ESS) Coordinator for the Middle and Upper School.

The ESS Coordinator oversees and coordinates the Educational Support Services Department for grades 6-12. Responsibilities include:
• Ensuring that students with FEPs and other needs receive the services that they require in order to make them successful. 
• Observing students with learning challenges in both the general studies and Jewish Studies classrooms to help determine the best course of action for helping them.
• Creating or updating FEPs for those students who need them.
• Supporting teachers and staff in their work with ESS students as well as other students who may not be thriving. This includes direct support (visiting classes, giving guidance, providing help) and indirect support (professional development and other resources.) 
• Overseeing the case management of all ESS students (directly or through other case managers). Case managers keep track of a student’s progress, communicate home regularly, check to make sure accommodations are being used, actively provide teachers with suggestions and collaborative support, and mentor the students in advocating for themselves with teachers and administrators.
• Sharing the responsibilities of hiring, mentoring, and evaluating the ESS staff with the division principals.
• Serving as the point person for all interactions with the County School System with regard to testing and services for students. 
• Administrative responsibilities, including assigning resource classes, determining who needs resource and how many classes we will need to run, keeping paperwork on all of the ESS students, keeping lists of possible tutors and psychologists for when the needs arise, etc.
• Advocating on behalf of the ESS division (whether for the faculty, for the students, for services we should provide, for more resources, etc.)
• Working closely and collaboratively with the Middle and Upper School principals and Deans of Students.

The appropriate candidate should have experience and expertise in special education, reading psycho-ed reports, and providing direct services to students; have excellent communication and interpersonal skills; be organized and efficient; enjoy working collaboratively with colleagues; and have a passion for advocating for students with learning differences. A background in Judaics is a plus. Please send a cover letter and resume to Annetta Nyland, Human Resources Director at nylanda@mjbha.org.

For more information, please contact: nylanda@mjbha.org

 
Posted on
02 March 2016
 

Head of School, San Antonio TX

School
Overview:
Established
in 2013, the Shmuel Bass Torah Academy of San Antonio (TASA) is a traditional
Orthodox day school, which currently serves 41 students in grades Kindergarten
through 7th grade and will add an 8th grade for the 2016-2017 school
year. TASA continues to be the lifeline that sustains and grows the San Antonio
Jewish community.



Reports
To:
Executive
Committee of the Board of Trustees



Summary: The Head of TASA will lead and represent
a community-oriented, growing modern Orthodox day school where academic
excellence and commitment to Jewish tradition are integrated in a supportive,
positive learning environment. In partnership with the Board of Directors, the Head
of School’s vision, leadership, and management skills will successfully guide TASA
into its next stage of institutional development and beyond by building upon
the strong foundation established in its first three years of operation.



The
Head of School will supervise, direct, and administer all the programs of the
school. He / She will be responsible for supervising the continuous development
of both the General Studies and Judaic Studies curricula and activities that
promote Jewish traditions and values. The Head of School is the primary
educational and administrative official of the School ultimately accountable to
the Board of Directors.



The Head of
School is responsible for the implementation of the school policies, programs,
and ancillary activities. He / She will carry out the policies and by-laws
established by the Board.



Primary
Responsibilities:



The ideal
candidate will have sufficient experience and capabilities to:



       
Serve
as primary visionary, spokesperson and advocate to all school constituencies,
as well as to the local and national Jewish and general communities as
required. This includes successfully managing public/community relations and
student and staff recruitment, and playing a key role in fundraising
activities.



       
Guide
the development and delivery of educational, religious, and extra-curricular
policies and practices that support TASA’s mission and vision.



       
Continue
the ongoing development of a comprehensive, consistent set of written curricula
in all secular and Judaic subjects in accordance with mission and vision.



       
Cultivate
an environment that promotes cooperative interaction, critical thinking,
discovery, invention, and problem solving.



       
Ensure
effective communication among and between faculty, staff, parents, lay leaders,
volunteers, funders, and community partners, utilizing both formal and informal
means.



       
Recruit
and retain top-quality faculty, administrative staff members, and specialists
who will thrive and grow in the TASA environment.



       
Supervise,
evaluate, and provide professional development opportunities for faculty and
other staff members, both individually and as a team, making changes as
required. Promote the development of diverse methods of instruction to ensure
the success of all students.



       
Direct
the screening, recruitment, enrollment, and retention of students.



       
Establish
policies and procedures for student support and oversight that maximize the
academic and behavioral developments of each student.



       
Develop
and administer an annual budget, subject to the approval of the Board of
Directors, and manage the school according to sound fiscal practices.



       
Establish
and monitor policies and procedures that ensure safety, security, and effective
emergency planning.



       
Develop
successful community partnerships that advance TASA’s educational,
extra-curricular, and social action missions.



Knowledge
and Skills:



The ideal
candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:



       
Ability
to communicate effectively and persuasively across a wide range of audiences
and situations.



       
Can
articulate and discuss TASA’s vision in a way that inspires and motivates
students, faculty and staff, parents, funders, and others.



       
Demonstrates
essential understanding of Jewish beliefs and practices and is sensitive to the
diversity of Jewish practice in the TASA school community.



       
Experienced
in curriculum and developmental needs of children in grades K-8.



       
Strong
managerial and organization skills consistent with the multiple demands of this
dynamic, growing, educational institution.



       
Experience
in building and managing successful teams and utilizing collaborative models.



       
Strong
interpersonal skills: relates well to all kinds of people; builds constructive
and effective relationships; can diffuse even high-tension situations
comfortably.



       
Skilled
at understanding, motivating and developing others, both individually and in
groups.



       
Excellent
at setting priorities, using time effectively and efficiently, and implementing
good decisions in a timely fashion.



       
Excels
at innovation management: bringing forth the creative ideas of others,
understanding which ideas will work, and facilitating their successful
implementation.



       
Comfortable
with and open to change; learns quickly when faced with unfamiliar issues;
willing to try new ideas.



       
Understands
technology: how it can support the management of the school; provide tools to
teachers; and its importance as a component of the curriculum.



       
Has
working knowledge of state and federal regulations pertaining to non-public
schools, as well as areas of the law pertinent to school administration (e.g.,
faculty contracts).



Direct Reports:



·        
Director,
Judaic Studies



·        
Office
Manager



·        
Faculty
(9)



 



Professional Credentials:



·        
One
or more graduate degrees in education, educational administration, Jewish
education and/or Jewish studies.



·        
Five
or more years of professional leadership experience in elementary and/or middle
school settings.



·        
Appropriate
certification and/or licensure, or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire.



·        
Appropriate
Teaching experience.

For more information, please contact: joel@joelpaul.com

 
Posted on
02 March 2016
 

Head of School - Seattle, WA

Head of School



Seattle, WA



This
is an unusual opportunity for leadership in a small (approx. 60 students),
well-established and well-staffed High School in a rapidly growing Jewish
community of 60,000 +.
  Seattle is a
business, technology and aerospace center.
 
It also has a distinctive Sephardic community, many of whom come from
the Greek island of Rhodes and the city of Istanbul.
 



The
successful candidate will succeed the founding Head, who has been in post for
30 years.
  The potential for growth is
huge.



Co-ed High School (the only one in Seattle),
founded 1974.
  The school has an Orthodox
ethos, but caters to a wide range of students (60% family Orthodox
affiliation).
 Despite community growth,
the school has experienced recruitment and retention challenges in recent
years.
  It seeks to refresh and renew its
program; implement a STEM vision; and revisit its Judaic Studies curriculum.
  It is accredited through the NWAC.  Like other Seattle day schools, it benefits
from the support of the Sami’s Foundation, who contribute one-third of the
$2.5m operating budget.
  Virtually all
students continue on to an impressive list of colleges; over half take a ‘Gap
Year’ in Israel.
  The academic program is
supplemented by an active and interesting extra-curricular life, an athletics
program, and regular school trips.
  It
has a strong Israel attachment.



Seattle
has five Jewish Elementary schools (two Orthodox, three community
schools).
 



 THE NEW HEAD OF
SCHOOL



·        
An
Orthodox rabbi capable of conceptualizing, communicating and implementing an
exciting school vision consonant with the Orthodox school outlook and the
academic standards of the school



·        
Experienced
Administrator; able to establish and maintain amicable relationships with all
constituencies



·        
Will
lead the school in:



o  
A
fresh approach to curriculum and program in both general and Judaic studies



o  
Effective new
recruitment and retention strategies,
making the school attractive and comfortable
for all students and parents



o  
Implementing
a carefully thought out STEM strategy



o  
Effective
and comprehensive team / professional leadership and school management



o  
Promoting
constructive relationships with all sections and streams of the local community



o  
Promoting
the school as an integral and important part of the local community



·        
Active
participant in the school’s fundraising

For more information, please contact: joel@joelpaul.com

 
Posted on
01 March 2016
 

Dean of Jewish Studies and Hebrew

Dean of Jewish Studies and Hebrew

FLSA Classification: Full time - Exempt
Reports to: Head of School

Position Description: Provide visionary educational leadership for the school’s Jewish studies and Hebrew programs including curriculum supervision and development, and supervision and mentorship of the faculty, including supporting professional development programs. Serve as a key member of the Brandeis Marin Educational Leadership Team.
 
Ideal candidate: Ideal candidates will have a strong background in Tanach, Rabbinic literature, Jewish history and Israel education as well as an excellent command of progressive pedagogies including experiential and project based learning. Ideal candidates will have experience in curriculum development and instructional leadership and will also demonstrate a growth mindset, collaborative style, proven commitment to excellence and a strong work ethic. Finally, ideal candidates will be comfortable in and committed to working in a diverse Jewish setting that welcomes students from all backgrounds. We seek an entrepreneurial, positive person who can apply teaching practices associated with 21st century learning while providing active leadership to Jewish and non-Jewish children and teachers.

This is a unique opportunity to:
• lead an ambitious effort to re-imagine Jewish learning in a day school context,
• lead an effort to transition our Hebrew language program to a proficiency based approach,
• create and implement a progressive academic program that integrates Jewish learning into a rigorous, project-based curriculum for students in Kindergarten through Grade 8.
 
Primary responsibilities will include:
• Provide vision and oversight of experiential, project-based Jewish learning program, including curriculum implementation, review and evaluation, scheduling, communication and conferencing.
• Provide vision and oversight of Hebrew language program including implementation of new curriculum and pedagogies, review and evaluation, scheduling, communication and conferencing.
• Active leadership in the recruitment, supervision, support and evaluation of Jewish studies and Hebrew faculty.
• Engage with students and faculty regarding student programing, advisory, discipline, guidance, and evaluation.
• Responsibilities include teaching Jewish Studies and assisting in facilitating Tefillah and holiday programing
• Work closely with the Head of School and other senior administration regarding strategic issues, budget, admissions, and school wide programs.
• Serve as a positive representative within the larger community both within the independent school community and the Jewish community.
• Assist with coordinating the 8th grade trip to Israel

Qualifications:
• Demonstrated ability to be an instructional leader
• Previous Jewish Studies teaching experience required
• Proficient to fluent in spoken and written Hebrew
• Previous experience with child-centered, project-based learning
• Experience in an interdisciplinary environment with an emphasis on professional group collaboration is especially valuable.
• Prior experience evaluating programs and effectively integrating Jewish learning with core academics
• Demonstrated successful experience in supportive supervision of teachers
• Deep knowledge of Tanach, Rabbinic literature, Jewish history, Israel education and Jewish prayer, practice and customs
• Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively orally and in writing with constituents from the entire school community
• Serve as a living exemplar of Jewish learning and values in word and in action
• Be comfortable with all denominations of Jewish practice and respectful of each
• Able to model respect for a wide range of Jewish beliefs and practices as well as cultural diversity
• Possess academic qualification equivalent to a masters degree in teaching and/or Jewish studies
• Be an enthusiastic and life-long learner
• Regular attendance at faculty meetings and open houses is required. As our school is community centered, attendance at additional school activities is strongly encouraged.
• Bachelor’s degree and advanced Jewish education required. Teaching credentials or advanced degree in education preferred.
• Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 403b Retirement Plan, Long-term Disability, Voluntary Life Insurance.
 
 
Interested candidates should email their cover letter and resume to: jobs@brandeismarin.org

For more information, please contact: jobs@brandeismarin.org

 
Posted on
22 February 2016
 

Director of College Counseling

Solomon Schechter School of Westchester, an independent K-12 Jewish day school serving approximately 800 students on two campuses outside of New York City, seeks a Director of College Counseling. The High School serves approximately 280 students, of whom nearly 100% attend four-year colleges and universities—several after first participating in gap-year programs

The Director of College Counseling works primarily with 11th and 12th grade students and their families to plan the college search and application processes. He/she also serves as a member of the High School Leadership Team and participates broadly in the life of the school.

High energy, a strong work ethic, outstanding communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively are essential for success in this position.

Responsibilities include:
• Supervise the College Counseling Office, which presently includes an Associate Director of College Counseling and an administrative assistant
• Communicate actively with students and parents in order to maintain a high degree of community confidence in the college counseling program
• Maintain active, positive relationships with admissions officers at colleges and universities throughout North America
• Attend national and local conferences pertaining to college admissions
• Manage office budget, including travel expenses, association memberships, programming, and purchasing of software and guidebooks
• Advise students in all grades on curricular choices and standardized testing
• Track admission statistics and report to Head of School/Principal
• Update School Profile and College Handbook annually
• Oversee annual departmental programs, including Westchester County Jewish Students’ College Fair, College Panel Night, and eleventh-grade Boston trip
• Participate in High School advisory program
• Develop an understanding of gap-year programs that are popular among Schechter Westchester students
• Other duties as assigned by the Principal and/or Head of School

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to jobs@schehterwestchester.org.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
22 February 2016
 

Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Torah Day School of Phoenix, a K-8 single-gender school in Phoenix, Arizona, is seeking a Director of Curriculum and Instruction (DCI) for General Studies .The DCI is a key leadership position in the school. The DCI will be be instrumental to the ongoing success of TDSP’s educational program. The DCI’s work is primarily with the faculty: developing, mentoring, and managing teachers; articulating and implementing curricula; and enhancing pedagogy.This complex and demanding job makes good use of a sophisticated instructional leader who knows how to use multiple strategies and opportunities to move the whole school forward. It is not a job with a single purpose; it is a position with myriad options for collective advancement.• Essential Duties of the Job Department Head: Together with the Head of School, the DCI provides leadership, responsibility and support for the faculty and the educational program, including teacher supervision, hiring, meaningful performance reviews, scheduling, and addressing and resolving issues. The DCI collaborates with general studies teachers and two other administrators.Strategic Planner: The DCI leads the strategic questions, data gathering, and consequent direction of teaching and learning. Working in conjunction with the Head and other Directors, the DCL consults with a team but makes decisions independently and proactively, and follows up to monitor and complete implementation. Curriculum Development and Implementation: The DCI oversees the ongoing development, articulation and periodic review of the Torah Day School of Phoenix curriculum.Induction and Mentoring: The DCI plans and implements a program of induction and mentoring for new teachers to support them in finding success as TDSP teachers.• Assessment: Together with faculty, the DCI ensures that TDSP has a coherent, consistent and multifaceted assessment program that gives parents, teachers and students the information they need to fully understand children’s learning as they progress through school. Along with the Head, the DCI oversees assessment vision and administration, and data analysis and responsive action.Required Education and Experience• At least 3 years of instructional leadership experience• At least 3 years teaching experience or comparable direct contact with students• At least 3 years supervising others• Strong familiarity with Middle School curricula• A Master’s degree in an area of educationTo apply, please email your resume and a cover letter explaining why you would be suited to this position. If you are applying from outside of Arizona, please indicate why you are looking to move to Phoenix. Please email applications to jobs@tdsofphx.orgSalaries and benefits are competitive and dependent on experience.

For more information, please contact: jobs@tdsofphx.org

 
Posted on
19 February 2016
 

Director of Special Education

Yeshiva Har Torah, a Centrist Orthodox Yeshiva for boys
and girls in Queens, New York is seeking the following
position: (Please note that, in addition to competitive
salaries and benefits, the school has in-house daycare
for the children of faculty.)

Director of Special Education
Seeking licensed and experienced growth oriented
professional to supervise and mentor a team of learning
specialists. Candidate should be well versed in teaching
strategies to assist struggling learners in literacy,
math and Jewish Studies. Candidate should be prepared to
provide professional development for teachers and
learning specialists while monitoring student progress
through assessment. Excellent opportunity for an
experienced and successful special education teacher to
bring their career to the next level. Candidate should
have a Masters in Special Education and at least four
years experience.
Please send resumes with cover letter to
resumes@hartorah.org.

For more information, please contact: resumes@hartorah.org

 
Posted on
19 February 2016
 

Executive Director - Houston, TX

Our client, an
Orthodox Jewish day school is looking to hire an executive director to reach
out to the wider community and raise funds as well as ensure strong business
practices in their school.  

For more information, please contact: akevy@joelpaul.com

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

Curriculum Coordinator

Netivot HaTorah is an Orthodox Zionist Jewish Day School with 2 locations in the GTA, committed to delivering an outstanding Jewish and General studies education from Nursery to Grade 8.

Netivot HaTorah Day School seeks Judaic Studies teachers for Grades 6-8 for the 2016- 2017 school year. Successful candidates will be passionate and thoughtful educators who are dedicated to developing their pedagogic practice, and committed to being part of a warm and caring community.

At Netivot you will be part of our dynamic, collaborative team that is committed to ongoing professional growth. Come join our teaching staff with competitive teaching salaries and where advanced growth opportunities are available. This position is half day with a half day teaching position as well.

Our ideal candidate will:

• Personally Reflect Netivot’s religious values and be a positive ambassador for Torah, Israel and Derech Eretz.

• Have successful experience in classroom teaching, curriculum development.

• Have experience in creating a Judaic Studies curriculum map

• Demonstrate expertise in the content areas of Chumash, Navi & Dinim

• Have knowledge of current trends and established best practices in K-8 Judaic education.

• Have excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with both children and adults.

• Value the use of technology in enhancing Judaic curriculum development where appropriate.

• Communicate fluently in Ivrit in both spoken and written form.

• Have the ability to multi-task effectively, demonstrate personal initiative, an exemplary work ethic and a proven ability to be a team player and an educational leader

• Be a positive and contributing member of our professional community.

Undergraduate Degree Required / Advanced Degree Preferred

The school offers competitive compensation package. Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter to Rabbi Dr. Jeffery Rothman, Head of School: jrothman@netivot.com


For more information, please contact: rabbidiamond@netivot.com

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

Director of Development

Yeshiva Har Torah seeks to engage a full-time Director of
Development to create and oversee a strategic approach to
fundraising which may include major gifts, corporate
donations, grant solicitation, and in-kind resources.
His/her primary duties will include the following:
In collaboration with the Board of Directors, Principal
and Executive Director, plan fund development activities
to create a plan which increases revenues to support the
strategic direction of the organization.
Develop and manage timelines for various fundraising
activities
Prepare and submit grant applications
Identify and cultivate corporate, community and
individual prospects
Ensure proper stewardship of donors and potential donors
Administer the donor mailing list and database
Develop relationships with segments of the school
community, such as Alumni and Grandparents
Foster an understanding of philanthropy within the school
Develop a comprehensive communication plan to promote the
school
Coordinate the design, printing and distribution of
marketing materials for development efforts
Build relationships with community stakeholders to
advance the mission and fundraising goals of the school
Qualifications:
Knowledge of fundraising management
Knowledge of special events planning and management
Knowledge of the management of volunteer resources
Proficiency in the use of computer for fund raising
software, word processing, databases, spreadsheets, e-
mail and internet
Personal characteristics:
The candidate should demonstrate competence in:
Creativity/Innovation, ethical behavior, relationship
building, communication, fostering teamwork, leadership,
decision-making, planning, organization, donor
solicitation, problem-solving.
Three to five years of front-line and administrative fund
raising experience required

For more information, please contact: efox@hartorah.org

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

Assistant Principal Judaic Studies Elementary School Grades 1-5

The Yeshiva of Central Queens (YCQ) seeks an Assistant
Principal for Judaic Studies in Grades 1-5, starting July 1,
2016. Reporting directly to the Principal, this Assistant
Principal works together with the Assistant Principal of
General Studies in Grades 1-5 to supervise the elementary
school division of YCQ.

The responsibilities of the position include:
• Creating a nurturing environment which incorporates
a close relationship of mutual respect between educators,
parents and students
• Hiring, supervising and evaluating the Judaic
Studies faculty in grades 1-5
• Developing, implementing, supervising and assessing
the current Judaic Studies curriculum
• Ensuring the welfare of our students

Qualified candidates should possess the following:
* A warm and caring personality and a desire to work with
elementary-school age children
* Demonstrated excellence in teaching Judaic Studies
* Commitment to professional development
* The ability to continue to nurture YCQ’s unique sense of
ruach and joy in shmirat hamitzvot
* Demonstrated strong leadership capabilities and
communication skills
* Experience in leading an Ivrit b’Ivrit curriculum
*The ability to work collaboratively as part of an
administrative team

Prior administrative experience is highly desirable, but
exceptional candidates without such experience will be
considered.

YCQ is a 900+ student preschool-8th grade orthodox day
school in New York City, committed to developing in its
students a love of Torah observance, serious Torah study,
and derech eretz, excellence in secular studies and a
commitment to Medinat Yisrael. If you share our vision and
would like to be part of our team, please send a cover
letter and CV to mlandsman@ycq.us

Consideration of applications will begin immediately.

For more information, please contact: mlandsman@ycq.us

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

High School Principal of Judaic Studies, RASG Hebrew Academy , Miami Beach, FL

The Rabbi Alexander S. Gross Hebrew Academy
(www.rasg.org) is a Modern Orthodox Jewish day school
serving 570 students spanning Early Childhood through
grade 12. The mission of the Hebrew Academy is: Through
the light of the Torah and academic excellence, the
Hebrew Academy inspires each and every child to improve
the world.

The Hebrew Academy community seeks an innovative,
knowledgeable, inspiring and committed leader to serve as
the High School Principal of Judaic Studies beginning
July 2016. This is a tremendous opportunity for an
energetic leader who is eager to partner with the
school’s many invested stakeholders and build on the
school’s numerous strengths. Hebrew Academy is currently
amidst a capital campaign to build a new world-class high
school facility designed to meet the needs of 21st
century learners. The Principal of Judaic Studies will
serve as a leader in the next great chapter of the Fana
Holtz High School.

You can see the full opportunity statement and job
description at
http://www.rasg.org/pdfs/JobOpenings/HSPrincipalJudOpport
unityStatementFeb2016.pdf.

Interested candidates should send: Resume, Letter of
Interest and Educational Philosophy or Personal Statement
to: HighSchoolPrincipalSearch@rasg.org

For more information, please
contact: HighSchoolPrincipalSearch@rasg.org

For more information, please contact: abossewitch@rasg.org

 
Posted on
11 February 2016
 

High School Math Teacher

Schechter Westchester is a K to 12, independent, college-preparatory school currently seeking a stellar high school (grades 9-12) math teacher for the 2016-17 school year. Candidates must have prior experience teaching a variety of math subjects, including top-level high school mathematics courses. We seek a professional who brings passion and dedication to the classroom, who will inspire our students to reach their potential, and who is innovative and collaborative in his/her approach. We are a strong collaborative community, where the student/teacher/ parent partnership is valued.

To Apply
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
11 February 2016
 

Student Activities Director

Robert M. Beren Academy (RMBA) is a Modern Orthodox
Jewish Day School in Houston, TX serving ages Pre-K
through High School. Current enrollment is 325 and
growing (along with the exciting growth of the Houston
Jewish community). RMBA is closely affiliated with Bnei
Akiva and promotes Love of Torah, Commitment to Israel,
and a Deep Connection to Am Yisrael.

We are looking to hire a Student Activities Director for
our school. The Student Activities Director is a key
member of the Administrative Team at RMBA. He/she will
report to and work closely with the Judaic Studies
Principal, and will oversee informal programming in the
school. He/she will also attend Admin meetings.

Informal programming is a significant part of the
educational experience at RMBA. The Student Activities
Director engages students in planning and creating
exciting and meaningful Jewish experiences in order to
help them build a strong Jewish Identity. He/she plays a
vital role in helping our students develop leadership
skills and strengthen their Jewish Identity.

The ideal applicant should have several years of
experience working with teens in informal settings (ex.
camps, youth groups, youth director…). They must have
strong Interpersonal Skills, Charisma, Creativity, and
Ruach. And they must be able to organize and juggle many
details and plan in advance.

Please compose a cover letter describing a little about
your teaching experience, and why you think you’d be a
good fit for our school. Submit it, along with your
resume, to our Judaic Studies Principal, Rabbi Aaron
Levitt (alevitt@berenacademy.org).

For more information, please contact: alevitt@berenacademy.org

 
Posted on
10 February 2016
 

Head of School position

Principal, Bergen County High School for Jewish Studies



Well established Sunday morning community Jewish high school
for grades 8-12 located in Bergen County, NJ within easy commute from NY,
seeking a F/T energetic, creative, and passionate Principal to start July 1st.
Duties include academic and curriculum supervision, office administration,
Shabbatonim, trips, fundraising, grants, Israel trip, and most importantly
recruitment of students from area synagogues, youth groups,  and schools. Experience working with teens is
a must. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Resumes only to bchsjssearch@gmail.com                              info at -   www.bchsjs.org

For more information, please contact: bchsjssearch@gmail.com

 
Posted on
03 February 2016
 

Director of General Studies

Growing yeshiva high school in Bergen County seeks an experienced educator to supervise and coordinate curriculum, pedagogic methodology, and personnel of each of the liberal arts disciplines and, under the supervision of the principal, refine and implement the educational vision of the school. Applicants should have a substantive graduate degree and a minimum of ten years as a secondary school teacher and administrator. Thedirector will make, with the principal’s approval, all personnel decisions—including employment decisions, evaluation and mentoring—for the general studies faculty; review and revise curriculum and course offerings; and oversee placement decisions for general studies classes. Experience with college guidance is preferred but not required. 

For more information, please contact: hiringfaculty@gmail.com

 
Posted on
03 February 2016
 

Assistant Principal

Growing yeshiva high school in Bergen County seeks an experienced educator with strong administrative skills. The assistant principal’s responsibilities include attendance, discipline, scheduling, working with the admissions committee, and coordination of school programs. Applicants should have a minimum of five years’ experience as a secondary school teacher and administrator. 

For more information, please contact: hiringfaculty@gmail.com

 
Posted on
03 February 2016
 

Executive Director

Growing yeshiva high school in Bergen County seeks an experienced Executive Director.    The Executive Director position involves taking responsibility and ownership of the financial and daily operations of our yeshiva and building.


Major Areas of Responsibility: 
• Direct facilities personnel 
• Direct Financial Operations of the center
 • Direct administrative operations
• Supervise Communications including emails, flyers and website

A minimum of 4 years of relevant work experience in a for-profit or nonprofit organization including demonstrated team leadership and management responsibilities. 

Facilities Management experience a plus

For more information, please contact: hiringfaculty@gmail.com

 
Posted on
20 April 2016


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Lower School Teacher 2016-2017


Donna Klein Jewish Academy, an independent non-profit
school for children grades Kindergarten through grade 12,
is a Jewish community day school serving families from a
broad spectrum of Jewish backgrounds and religious
practices. The school was founded in 1979 and lives its
mission: To educate our children and the greater DKJA
community to be knowledgeable and responsible citizens of
the world, committed to Jewish values and lifelong
learning.

The candidate should be an experienced and degreed lower
school teacher. Experience with Smart Board and
technology applications a must. Candidate must relate
well to parents and students at all levels and work well
in collaboration with peers, communicate effectively with
families, and put learning first. Previous teaching
experience in lower school is required.

Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree and/or
Master’s degree from an accredited university.

Please e-mail cover letter and resume to Andrea Farrar at
farrara@DKJA.net

For more information, please contact: farrara@DKJA.net

 
Posted on
20 April 2016
 

Rabbinics/Tanach High School Teacher – TanenbaumCHAT, Toronto

Rabbinics/Tanach High School Teacher – TanenbaumCHAT, Toronto

TanenbaumCHAT (The Anne & Max Tanenbaum Community Hebrew Academy of Toronto) is actively seeking a full-time, Rabbinics/Tanach Teacher to teach high school (grades 9-12). Start date is August 29, 2016.

Candidates should be fluent in Ivrit and English and must have a University Degree, a Teaching Certificate, and classroom experience. Salary is based on experience as per collective agreement. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Group Insurance, Pension Plan. Candidates must have legal status to work in Canada.
TanenbaumCHAT is recognized as a major centre of professional excellence with a strong academic tradition, in one of North America’s premier Jewish communities.

Applications to be sent to: myeres@tanenbaumchat.org . We will respond only to applicants being actively considered.

For more information, please contact: myeres@tanenbaumchat.org

 
Posted on
19 April 2016
 

Middle Grades Judaic Studies Instructor, Atlanta Jewish Academy

Atlanta Jewish Academy is a Modern Orthodox, Zionist, co-educational, preschool-12th grade. We embody the ideals of community, tradition, individual development, and educational innovation. Atlanta Jewish Academy develops the whole person for college and life by fostering a love of Torah, Israel, and all Jewish people through an excellent secular and Judaic education within an inclusive, nurturing community.Our teachers value the growth mindset both in their personal achievements and those of their students. Our teachers are not only experts in their content areas, but also mentors and role models who guide our students in developing critical thinking skills and becoming independent life-long learners and future leaders. We are seeking a passionate, creative, and nurturing educator who understands differentiated learning and various pedagogic models of instruction. Will be responsible for teaching Mishna, Tanach, Talmud or a combination thereof.

For more information, please contact: resumes@atljewishacademy.org

 
Posted on
19 April 2016
 

Social Studies Teacher

Experienced high school social studies teacher needed for
Queens, NY coed high school for September 2016. 10th and
11th grade history classes include Regents and AP history
courses - pm classes Monday through Thursday, Friday am plus
involvement with extracurricular activities. Send resume to
principal@EzraAcademy.org

For more information, please contact: principal@ezraacademy.com

 
Posted on
19 April 2016
 

ECD Teachers Needed


Looking for dynamic, experienced PreK/Kindergarten teachers
who will bring their creativity, love of teaching, team spirit
and professionalism to join the early childhood department at
Yavneh Academy, Paramus, NJ.

Please send resume to shani.norman@yavnehacademy.org

For more information, please contact: shani.norman@yavnehacademy.org

 
Posted on
19 April 2016
 

Lower School General Studies Teachers Needed


Looking for an experienced, dynamic lower school general
studies teacher who will bring his/her creativity, love of
teaching, team spirit and professionalism to the Yavneh
Academy family.

To express interest, please submit resume to:
Mrs. Shani Norman, Early Childhood Director and Assistant
Principal G.S., Grades 1-2 at
shani.norman@yavnehacademy.org

For more information, please contact: shani.norman@yavnehacademy.org

 
Posted on
18 April 2016
 

Assistant to the Director of Student Support Services

The Director of Student Support Services at SKA is seeking
a full time assistant for the 2016-2017 school year.
Candidates should have excellent organizational skills,
knowledge of basic technology and ability to work well with
teachers and students.
Special education background not necessary but a plus.

For more information, please contact: staib@skahalb.org

 
Posted on
18 April 2016
 

Judaic Studies teacher needed

Full-time elementary Judaic Studies teacher needed for the 2016 - 2017 school year at Maimonides School, an Orthodox Jewish day school in Brookline. The school is searching for an individual who is warm, creative, professional, energetic, and who works well with children and adults. Some responsibilities include: working collaboratively with co-teachers, planning and implementing engaging and exciting lessons, communicating with parents, and supervising recess and lunch. Ability to teach in Hebrew and knowledge of Jewish content is a requirement. Please send your resume and 3 letters of recommendation to jobs@maimonides.org

For more information, please contact: jobs@maimonides.org

 
Posted on
15 April 2016
 

AJA Seeks Judaic Studies Instructor (5-8)

Atlanta Jewish Academy is a Modern Orthodox, Zionist, co-
educational, preschool-12th grade. We embody the ideals
of community, tradition, individual development, and
educational innovation. Atlanta Jewish Academy develops
the whole person for college and life by fostering a love
of Torah, Israel, and all Jewish people through an
excellent secular and Judaic education within an
inclusive, nurturing community.

Our teachers value the growth mindset both in their
personal achievements and those of their students. Our
teachers are not only experts in their content areas, but
also mentors and role models who guide our students in
developing critical thinking skills and becoming
independent life-long learners and future leaders.
We are seeking a passionate, creative, and nurturing
educator who understands differentiated learning and
various pedagogic models of instruction. Will be
responsible for teaching Mishna, Tanach, Talmud or a
combination thereof.

For more information, please contact: resumes@atljewishacademy.org

 
Posted on
14 April 2016
 

IVRIT TEACHING POSITION AVAILABLE

Bruriah High School for Girls of the Jewish Educational
Center in Elizabeth New Jersey has a part-time position
available for an Ivrit teacher.
Individual will be teaching classes in both Middle School
and High School.
Job starts in September 2016.
Prior middle/high school classroom teaching experience is
required.
Please submit resume to Bruriah@theJEC.org.

For more information, please contact: Bruriah@theJEC.org

 
Posted on
12 April 2016
 

Middle Computer Science Teacher

Schechter Westchester Middle School seeks a dynamic and experienced computer science teacher who will challenge and inspire students as we expand our offerings in this curricular area. This individual will devise rigorous, engaging curricula for a variety of courses, for students who range from beginners to advanced programmers. Degrees in computer science and education and experience working with middle school-age students preferred.


To Apply:
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
11 April 2016
 

HELP WANTED

HEBREW ACADEMY OF LONG BEACH seeks experienced Teachers for
2016-2017 in Middle School Math, Language Arts, Science, and
Social Studies. Resumes: djacobi@halb.org

For more information, please contact: djacobi@halb.org

 
Posted on
11 April 2016
 

Early Childhood Positions

Manhattan Day School is currently holding interviews for
Early Childhood educators for our growing Early Childhood
program.
If you are interested in joining our successful team of
teachers, please arrange for an appointment by calling or
emailing Cindy Sherman at csherman@mdsweb.org or
212.376.6800 ext. 534

For more information, please contact: csherman@mdsweb.org

 
Posted on
11 April 2016
 

Middle School Rabbinics Teacher

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, MD
is seeking a full-time Middle School Rabbinics Teacher
for the 2016-2017 academic year.

The ideal candidate will be a creative, charismatic
educator with expertise in Rabbinics and/or a broad range
of Judaic Studies topics and at least 3 years of teaching
experience at the middle and high school levels. He/she
should have a record of creating strong relationships
with students and be comfortable teaching in a
pluralistic environment that emphasizes Jewish identity
development and experiential education techniques.

Responsibilities include:
• Teaching Rabbinics classes to middle school
students in grades 6-8
• Participating in planning Judaic programs and
celebrations in the School, as well as interdisciplinary
experiential programming
The candidate must possess a BA in Judaic Studies or a
related field. An MA, doctorate or rabbinic ordination is
preferred but not required. Experience in differentiated
instruction and working with students with diverse
learning needs preferred.

Qualified candidates should submit letter of interest,
resume and references to www.cesjds.org/careers Job Code
RA100.


The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal
opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without
unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion,
gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any
other characteristic protected by applicable law.

For more information, please contact: lbelke@cesjds.org

 
Posted on
11 April 2016
 

Middle School Tanakh/Bible Teacher

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, MD
is seeking a full-time Middle School Bible/Tanakh Teacher
for the 2016-2017 academic year.

The ideal candidate will be a creative, charismatic
educator with expertise in Bible/Tanakh and/or a broad
range of Judaic Studies topics and at least 3 years of
teaching experience at the middle and high school levels.
He/she should have a record of creating strong
relationships with students and be comfortable teaching
in a pluralistic environment that emphasizes Jewish
identity development and experiential education
techniques.

Responsibilities include:
• Teaching Bible/Tanakh classes to middle school
students in grades 6-8
• Participating in planning Judaic programs and
celebrations in the School, as well as interdisciplinary
experiential programming

The candidate must possess a BA in Bible, Judaic Studies
or a related field. An MA, doctorate or rabbinic
ordination is preferred but not required. Experience in
differentiated instruction and working with students with
diverse learning needs preferred. Ability to teach in
Hebrew preferred.

Qualified candidates should submit letter of interest,
resume and references to www.cesjds.org/careers Job Code
TB100.


The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal
opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without
unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion,
gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any
other characteristic protected by applicable law.

For more information, please contact: lbelke@cesjds.org

 
Posted on
11 April 2016
 

Upper School Senior Library Media Specialist

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is seeking
candidates to fill the position of Upper School Senior
Library Media Specialist (grades 6-12) for the 2016-2017
academic year.

The Senior Library Media Specialist will provide
leadership and expertise to align the Upper School
Library Media program with the mission and goals of the
school, making it a key part of learning and instruction.
The ideal candidate will excel in teaching the effective
and ethical use of ideas and information at both the
middle and high school level. S/he will be adept at
emerging instructional, information, and research
technologies, and will collaborate with teachers to
foster skilled and enthusiastic research experiences
across subjects.

Candidates should possess a master’s degree from a
program accredited by the American Library Association
and be familiar with Judaica libraries and Judaic Studies
research materials. Experience in a school media center
environment, completion of a teacher preparation program
and/or educational degree, and state certification in
school library media are preferred but not required.

Qualified candidates should submit letter of interest,
resume and salary requirements to www.cesjds.org/careers
Job Code LM100.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal
opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without
unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion,
gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any
other characteristic protected by applicable law.

For more information, please contact: lbelke@cesjds.org

 
Posted on
10 April 2016
 

HS Limudei Kodesh

Denver Academy of Torah is a co-ed religious Zionistic school in Denver, Colorado. The right candidate for our school will be part of a faculty team that works together to ensure student success and exceptional learning experiences based on active learning best practices. Equally important to content knowledge, we are looking for a person capable of nurturing a passion for Judaism that permeates school life and culture in and beyond the classroom. Teachers at DAT will have the opportunity to be full time classroom teachers or take on leadership positions in addition to part time or three quarter time teaching.
• Guides students to develop both text and skills based mastery in students while nurturing a passion for yiddishkeit that permeates student life and culture in school and beyond the classroom.
• Demonstrate a relentless drive to improve the minds and lives of our students in and out of school.
• Help students cultivate a passion of and love for a Torah observant life.
• Take holistic accountability for student success and failure.
• Live and model the school’s core values with colleagues, students, parents, and the larger community.
• Teach Judaic Studies (Gemara, Halacha, Chumash, and/or Navi) classes in a differentiated classroom.
• Structure and assess Bekiut programs for content areas as needed.
• Prepare and develop activities, materials, and lessons to meet the curriculum and student needs.
• Develop and maintain a well-managed classroom where students are engaged, consistently challenged, and supported. Classroom policies should be consistent with and supportive of school policies.
• Engage families in their children’s education and communicate both regularly and effectively with both students and families.
• Meet with Head of School on a regular basis (minimum once every two weeks) to review and brainstorm lesson plans, identify and design plans for concerns with students, and to support the teacher in striving for excellence in his/her craft.

Full job description available at www.datcampus.org
To apply or for more information, contact Naomi Lev, Head of School. nlev@datcampus.org

For more information, please contact: nlev@datcampus.org

 
Posted on
08 April 2016
 

Positions Open Westchetser Day School

Westchester Day School, an Orthodox Jewish Day School in Mamaroneck, New York, is seeking to fill the following positions for September 2016:

Learning Center Coordinator, K-8
Candidate will manage a team of learning specialists for grades K through 8 and further develop and systematize our Learning Center. The ideal candidate will have background in special ed/learning disabilities. Candidate must have supervisory experience and a minimum of 5 years working in the field.

Learning Specialists, Grades K-3 and 6-8
Experienced Special Ed/Learning Disability Specialist to work with Learning Center students individually and in small groups. Candidate will also guide teachers in their support of students with diverse learning needs in the mainstream classroom. Candidate must have Master’s Degree in special ed, learning disabilities, or speech-language pathology, and a minimum of 3 years of experience.

Please submit cover letter and resume to slevine@westchesterday.org

For more information, please contact: slevine@westchesterday.org

 
Posted on
07 April 2016
 

P/T HS Teachers

Kew Gardens Hills Mesivta seeking P/T General Studies teachers for 2016-2017 school year

AP US History, US History, Global History 
AP Calculus, Business Math, Common Core Algebra
Chemistry
Biology – 3 periods (1 prep)
English – 3 classes, 1 period each

Classes are M-Th between 3:10 and 6:20

Previous experience required, excellent compensation

Please send resume to teachhs.912@gmail.com

For more information, please contact: teachhs.912@gmail.com

 
Posted on
06 April 2016
 

Teachers for 2016-2017

Boys' school in Passaic, NJ hiring General Studies teachers
for our boys' elementary & jr high school, mainstream & self
contained classrooms for the upcoming school year

JOIN A CREATIVE AND DYNAMIC TEAM!

• Lower grade teachers - hours are 12:45-4:00 pm
• 4th – 5th grade teachers – hours are 1:30-4:45 pm
• Jr High School teachers - hours are 2:05-5:25 pm.
*Lang. Arts, *Social Studies, *Math & *Science
***Candidates who can teach from 2–3:30 or begin at
3:30/4:00 pm may be considered as well.
• Some small self contained classes available as well

ALL TEACHER POSITIONS ARE MONDAY - THURSDAY AFTERNOONS.
***NO FRIDAYS.

QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor's degree preferred in Education or related
field. Alternate route acceptable.
• At least one year of classroom elementary or high
school teaching experience is a must.

BENEFITS
• Sick/Personal days.
• Salary paid over 12 months.
• Free parking.
• Safe and friendly atmosphere.
• Excellent work schedule.
• Teacher mentor on staff.

***Dress code for students and staff

For more information, please contact: bhykop@gmail.com

 
Posted on
05 April 2016
 

YBH Seeks General Studies Teachers



YBH is seeking the
following part time positions for Sept 2016:



·        
Elementary School General Studies 



·        
Middle School General Studies



Must have experience
teaching.  Masters degree preferred.  Email:  cover letter, resume, certifications & references
to:  ppersin@ybhpassaic.org



 



Due to increased enrollment, YBH of Passaic
is seeking to hire a Middle School girls Ivrit teacher for September
2016.   Fax resume to (973) 777-9477 or email to
ppersin@ybhpassaic.org





For more information, please contact: ppersin@ybhpassaic.org

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

General Studies Teachers, Yeshivat He’Atid

Full time and Part Time General Studies Teachers,
Yeshivat He’Atid

Yeshivat He’Atid, a Modern Orthodox, co-educational day
school in Bergen County, NJ, is now seeking exceptional,
experienced General Studies Teachers for grades 3, 4, and
5, (full and part time) who can effectively teach in a
child centered, 21st century learning environment; small
group instruction within a rotational model including
blended learning.

The educator will be responsible for inspiring,
teaching, assessing, and meeting grade level benchmarks
for all students while maintaining a warm, loving,
intellectually stimulating, and challenging classroom
environment. Knowledge of how to integrate technology in
the classroom is strongly preferred.


Qualifications:
- A Bachelor’s degree is a requirement, Master’s degree
is preferred.
-Understands principles of social, emotional and
cognitive development
-Uses educational technology to maximize student
engagement and to differentiate instruction
-Approaches problem-solving in a positive, creative and
encouraging manner

Responsibilities:
-Prepares curriculum, lessons, and activities
-Teaches students in a nurturing environment with
differentiated learning in small group instruction with
in a rotational model
-Manages classroom effectively
-Maintains open communication with, parents, and
administrators about the students’ progress
-Works collaboratively with teaching team to plan and
facilitate daily activities and special programs

Contact Email: drfoger@yeshivatheatid.org

For more information, please contact: mashiekopelowitz@yeshivatheatid.org

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

Early Childhood Teacher









The Early Childhood Program at Gindi Maimonides Academy is seeking full time qualified Pre School Teachers. Candidates must have a love and passion for children. Teachers are responsible for planning and implementing curriculum that are aligned with the school’s goals, philosophy and mission statement. 



For more information, please contact: cmarciano@maimonidesla.com

 
Posted on
04 April 2016
 

Rebbe for Grades 6-8


















GMA is looking for passionate human beings who are driven to
making an impact on Jewish children. An ability to connect with kids,
enthusiasm for Torah, a positive attitude and love of children are the
essential qualities we desire.

A sampling of the qualities desired are: 



- An understanding and sensitivity of the principles of
social, emotional and cognitive development 



- An approaches to problem-solving in a positive,
creative and encouraging manner



 A sampling of the responsibilities desired are:



- The ability to prepare and implement curriculum,
lessons, and activities



- To teach and inspire students in a nurturing
environment with a differentiated approach



- Manage classroom climate and culture effectively



- Maintain open communication with parents and
administrators about student progress – academically as well as socially and
emotionally



- To be a Rebbe/Morah to students both inside and
outside of the school day



 To inquire about the amazing opportunity, please contact
Rabbi Aharon Wilk at
rawilk@maimonidesla.com



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



For more information, please contact: rawilk@maimonidesla.com

 
Posted on
01 April 2016
 

Early Childhood Jewish Studies and Hebrew Teacher

Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School is seeking an experienced, innovative,
and energetic Early Childhood Jewish educator to be part of the Early
Childhood team.

Primary Responsibilities
● Foster and contribute to a diverse, pluralistic Jewish community
● Differentiate instruction for a range of students’ abilities and interests
● Communicate regularly with parents via online updates, phone calls,
and/or e-mail
● Write and share narrative reports three times during the school year
● Collaborate with Learning/Social Work Services and outside specialists
to coordinate individual educational plans

Qualifications and Skills:
● Bachelor’s degree in education or equivalent; master’s degree preferred
● At least two (2) years of early childhood experience
● Comprehensive Jewish literacy
● Experience with Jewish experiential learning for young children
● Hebrew fluency
● Experience with the organic integration of Hebrew in early childhood
● Knowledge of Reggio Emilia-inspired/constructivist philosophy \
● Experience with Responsive Classroom
● Ability to embrace technology and new ways of extending students'
learning and creative capacities; knowledge of interactive whiteboard
technology and iPads preferred
● Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and administration to
support and extend the objectives of the curriculum
● Experience providing a nurturing, creative, and inclusive environment
for students creating a strong classroom community
● Excellent communication and organizational skills
● Knowledge of and experience with the cognitive, social, and emotional
issues of children
● Willingness to learn and grow professionally

How to Apply
If interested, please send resume and cover letter to
earlychidhoodjobs@bzaeds.org.

For more information, please contact: cmcneal@bzaeds.org

 
Posted on
31 March 2016
 

Instrumental Music Teacher for Grades 5-8 Band - Part-Time

Schechter Westchester is looking for a dynamic instrumental music teacher for grades 5 through 8. The ideal candidate is capable of teaching beginning concert band instruments in small group lessons in grade 5 and teaching full band in grades 6 through 8. Applicants should have knowledge and familiarity with basic concert band instruments such as flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, and trombone.
Since the position requires travel between the Upper and Lower School campuses, the candidate should have his/her own transportation.

Degree in music education with a focus in winds and brass preferred.

To Apply:
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
31 March 2016
 

Grade One Limudai Kodesh Head Teacher

Manhattan Day School-Yeshiva Ohr Torah is currently
seeking a stellar Grade 1 Limudai Kodesh Head teacher.
Candidates must have prior experience teaching Grade 1 or
similar and be fluent to teach Ivrit B’Ivrit. We are
looking for a professional who brings passion and
dedication to the classroom and who will inspire our
students to reach their potential. We are seeking an
individual that has strong communication skills with both
students and parents.

To Apply
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note
(indicating how they learned about the position) to
mbesser@mdsweb.org. Please indicate the position you are
applying to in the subject line.
For more information, please contact: mbesser@mdsweb.org

For more information, please contact: mbesser@mdsweb.org

 
Posted on
31 March 2016
 

Middle School Hebrew Language Head Teacher

Manhattan Day School-Yeshiva Ohr Torah is currently
seeking a stellar Middle School Hebrew Language Teachers.
Candidates must have prior experience teaching middle
school or similar. We are looking for a professional
who brings passion and dedication to the classroom and
who will inspire our students to reach their potential.
We are seeking an individual that has strong
communication skills with both students and parents.

To Apply
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note
(indicating how they learned about the position) to
mbesser@mdsweb.org. Please indicate the position you are
applying to in the subject line.
For more information, please contact: mbesser@mdsweb.org

For more information, please contact: mbesser@mdsweb.org

 
Posted on
31 March 2016
 

Elementary and Middle School Positions

Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy
Livingston, New Jersey

Elementary Judaic Studies Educator
passionate candidates to inspire students to love learning
and work in a collaborative environment.
Familiar with Tal Am and LEHAVIN U’LEHASKIL curriculum.
Looking for a candidate who can teach ivrit b'ivrit.
Please submit resumes to sbohbot@jkha.org


Middle School Teachers: Tanach and Science
Teach, inspire, motivate and model for students
through classroom instruction.
Work in a professional atmosphere with collaborative
colleagues.
All Teachers must have a Masters level degree
Please submit resumes to sbohbot@jkha.org

For more information, please contact: dfinkelstein@jkha.org

 
Posted on
30 March 2016
 

Reading Specialist Kindergarten- 2 Grade

YESHIVAT NOAM
in Paramus, NJ
is now accepting applications for

K-2 Reading Specialist

All Teachers must have a Masters level degree or higher

Yeshivat Noam is a warm learning environment with
Freedom to be Creative
Resources to Differentiate
Technology to Innovate
Support to Grow
Opportunity to Inspire

For more information, please contact: hiring@yeshivatnoam.org

 
Posted on
30 March 2016
 

Elementary Judaic Studies Special Educator

YESHIVAT NOAM
in Paramus, NJ
is now accepting applications for

Elementary Judaic Studies Special Educator

All Teachers must have a Masters level degree or higher

Yeshivat Noam is a warm learning environment with
Freedom to be Creative
Resources to Differentiate
Technology to Innovate
Support to Grow
Opportunity to Inspire

For more information, please contact: hiring@yeshivatnoam.org

 
Posted on
30 March 2016
 

Elementary & Middle School Special Educators

YESHIVAT NOAM
in Paramus, NJ
is now accepting applications for

Elementary & Middle School Special Educators

All Teachers must have a Masters level degree or higher

Yeshivat Noam is a warm learning environment with
Freedom to be Creative
Resources to Differentiate
Technology to Innovate
Support to Grow
Opportunity to Inspire

For more information, please contact: hiring@yeshivatnoam.org

 
Posted on
30 March 2016
 

5th Grade General Studies Teacher

YESHIVAT NOAM
in Paramus, NJ
is now accepting applications for

5th Grade General Studies Teacher

All Teachers must have a Masters level degree or higher

Yeshivat Noam is a warm learning environment with
Freedom to be Creative
Resources to Differentiate
Technology to Innovate
Support to Grow
Opportunity to Inspire

For more information, please contact: hiring@yeshivatnoam.org

 
Posted on
30 March 2016
 

Middle School Teachers: Ivrit, Tanach, Science

YESHIVAT NOAM
in Paramus, NJ
is now accepting applications for

Middle School Teachers: Ivrit, Tanach, Science

All Teachers must have a Masters level degree or higher

Yeshivat Noam is a warm learning environment with
Freedom to be Creative
Resources to Differentiate
Technology to Innovate
Support to Grow
Opportunity to Inspire

For more information, please contact: hiring@yeshivatnoam.org

 
Posted on
30 March 2016
 

Jewish Studies Teacher

Faculty Opportunity in Jewish Studies at JCHS


Jewish Community High School of the Bay (JCHS) empowers each student to delight in lifelong learning, deepen her or his unique Jewish identity, generate empathy and compassion, and improve the world. JCHS, a pluralistic, college-preparatory independent high school seeks a dynamic educator to teach advanced rabbinic texts and other Jewish studies courses, starting July or August 2016.


Enthusiasm for teaching high school students about Judaism in a pluralistic environment and helping them develop and deepen their unique Jewish identity, both within and beyond the classroom, is essential.  A strong academic and pedagogical background is expected, as is experience working with high school students.  

A full-time position at JCHS includes teaching four sections, leading/facilitating (from either side side of the mechitzah) daily-morning Mechitzah Minyan (one of several minyanim at JCHS), meeting with students outside of class for extra help, acting as an advisor to students, participating in all-school gatherings and events, and involvement with the extracurricular life of the school. JCHS is open to structuring a part-time position, provided the candidate can be on campus approximately 75% of the school week.  Athletic coaching is not required or expected.


Employment decisions are made on the basis of an individual's skills and qualifications and will not exclude a candidate from consideration on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or marital status.     

Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and names of three references to:

jcole@jchsofthebay.org.


For more info on JCHS please visit our website: www.jchsofthebay.org

No calls please.


For more information, please contact: jcole@jchsofthebay.org

 
Posted on
28 March 2016
 

Middle School Math Teacher, SAR Academy, Riverdale, NY

SAR Academy, a, Modern Orthodox day school in Riverdale,
NY with a commitment to progressive education, is seeking
an experienced, dynamic Middle School Math teacher with a
passion to teach and a strong ability to build rapport
with Middle School students in an open classroom
environment where learning through 21st century resources
is valued and encouraged.

Qualifications:
-Exhibits strong ability to build connections with Middle
School students and to develop an atmosphere of mutual
respect
-Displays effective collaborative skills
-Understands principles of social, emotional and
cognitive development

Please visit www.saracademy.org/careers to apply for this
position.
-Demonstrates an ability to teach Middle School children
Math content
-Demonstrates an ability to implement student-centered
strategies that cultivate engagement and student
ownership of the learning process
-Uses educational technology to maximize student
engagement and to differentiate instruction
-Approaches problem-solving in a positive, creative and
encouraging manner

Responsibilities:
-Prepares curriculum, lessons and activities
-Teaches students in a fair, warm and open-minded
environment with differentiated learning
-Manages classroom effectively
-Maintains open communication with students, parents and
administrators about the students’ progress
-Works collaboratively with teaching team to plan and
facilitate daily activities and special programs
-Assumes responsibilities outside of the classroom, such
as tefillah, lunch duty, advisory, clubs, and recess duty

For more information, please contact: jfenster@saracademy.org

 
Posted on
28 March 2016
 

Middle School Learning Specialists & Learning Support Coordinator, SAR Academy, Riverdale, NY

SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox school in Riverdale, NY,
is looking for dynamic and talented learning
specialists/special education teachers to join our Middle
School team.

Responsibilities include providing direct academic and
organizational support to middle school students in small
groups, supporting students in the full classroom,
actively coordinating with classroom teachers and working
closely with parents.

Candidates must have experience providing academic
support and remediation in all middle school general
studies subjects. NYS Certification in Special Education
required.

To apply, please go to www.saracademy.org/careers

For more information, please contact: jfenster@saracademy.org

 
Posted on
28 March 2016
 

Art Teacher (Part-time), SAR Academy, Riverdale, NY

SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox, co-educational day school in Riverdale, NY, is now accepting resumes for a Part-time Art Teacher.Qualifications: -Exhibits strong ability to build connections with children and to develop an atmosphere of mutual respect-Displays effective collaborative skills -Understands basic principles of social, emotional and cognitive development-Demonstrates an ability to build children’s visual eye and artistic mind-Approaches problem-solving in a positive, creative and encouraging manner-Comfortable helping children strive for excellence with warmth, encouragement and direct guidance in skill building Responsibilities:-Teaches students to appreciate art-Develops students’ artistic eye-Teaches students a particular art discipline in depth as well as has the ability to run a multi-faceted art program-Works collaboratively with teaching team on daily activities and special programs -Assumes responsibilities outside of the classroom, such as lunch and recess duty.

Please visit www.saracademy.org/careers to apply for this position.

For more information, please contact: jfenster@saracademy.org

 
Posted on
28 March 2016
 

PT Judaics Teacher at Northern California Jewish Day School
















Part-Time
Judaics Teacher at Bay Area Jewish Community Day School



 



Part-time, between 25% and 50% time, minimum
three days per week
(competitive salary and benefits)



 



Contra Costa Jewish Day School (CCJDS) seeking
passionate candidates to inspire students to love learning and Judaism by
teaching Judaic studies in grades 6-8 including Tefillah responsibilities
(daily Tefillah and Tefillah education). (Clergy-in-residence role, with
attendant compensation, welcomed for Rabbi or Cantor applying for the post)



 



What do you need?



 



  three
years + teaching experience preferred



  bachelor’s
degree or preferably a master’s degree



  ability
to develop and implement rigorous, engaging hands-on lessons



  determination
to meet the needs of all types of learners



  strong
classroom management and organizational skills



  highly
effective communication skills with students, parents, and colleagues



  ability
to accept and implement feedback for improvement



  commitment
to participating in the Jewish Life of the school, including leading and/or
attending selected special events outside regular teaching hours in order to
fulfill our mission:
http://ccjds.org/School_Website/Mission_and_Values.html



 



CCJDS is a community school with families from a
range of backgrounds, practices and beliefs. We are pluralistic and deeply
value openness to a diversity of opinions. Our Judaic studies curriculum is
text based and values oriented. We balance formal and creative approaches and
integrate the teaching of text skills with themes of individual, Jewish
communal and universal identity; Jewish beliefs and practices; Jewish history
and Israel. Applicants are expected to be passionate about Limudei Kodesh and
fostering the connection between a diverse student body and our sacred texts
and traditions.



 



Please send resume and cover
letter to Hadas Rave, Director of Jewish Life at
ms.rave@ccjds.org.



For more information, please contact: ms.rave@ccjds.org

 
Posted on
27 March 2016
 

Educational Director

Position: Educational Director



The Forum for Jewish Leadership (FJL) is a
dynamic UK-based organisation whose mission is to
draw upon deeply authentic Jewish values and invigorate the community of
tomorrow by attracting, inspiring and empowering the best young talent of
today,
FJL seeks to
identify young talent, and engender a passion for both Judaism and for taking
responsibility to shape the community and society. Our programming seeks to
demonstrate the relevance of Jewish ideas today
; teach the theory and practice of
Jewish Leadership; to interact with role models of Jewish Leadership; and to
offer opportunities to advance one’s career and leadership roles.



mso-ansi-language:EN-US">FJL is seeking a new London-based Educational
Director. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated educator and
networker, with a passion for Jewish education and leadership and a deep
understanding of the modern world. Ideally the relevant candidate will have
demonstrable educational, outreach, networking and management experience,
and have spent significant time in higher Jewish learning/yeshiva.  Semicha and experience in the business world
are not necessary but will be helpful for such a position.
The role is primarily focused on developing relationships
with alumni of the programmes through providing top level Jewish learning;
mentoring; warm and engaging hosting environments; connections across the
community; as well as social media presence.
 
The secondary focus is to spearhead the educational aspects of the
programming from numerous one off events, to the flagship 4 week summer
programmes.



mso-ansi-language:EN-US">Practically speaking this will include regular campus
visits during term time; significant interactions with alumni based in London,
including Shabbat hosting; planning and attending occasional alumni
weekends/trips; as well as running the educational aspect of the summer trips.  There is also a requirement and huge scope
for developing FJL’s highly reputed educational materials, as used on our
programmes.



mso-ansi-language:EN-US">This role is an incredible opportunity to work, mentor
and study with some of the brightest young Jewish minds today, who over the
next generation could be significant stakeholders in the community.



mso-ansi-language:EN-US">Start date: As soon as possible



mso-ansi-language:EN-US">For all further enquiries, please contact info@jewish-leadership.com mso-ansi-language:EN-US">



mso-ansi-language:EN-US">Visit www.jewish-leadership.com
&
mso-ansi-language:EN-US">https://www.facebook.com/Forum-for-Jewish-Leadership-FJL-158495957528862/ mso-ansi-language:EN-US">  to see more
about FJL’s activities and events.

For more information, please contact: info@jewish-leadership.com

 
Posted on
23 March 2016
 

Teachers Wanted

Barkai Yeshivah- seeks teacher candidates for lower school,
part-time, general studies position to work in a warm, child-
centered educational setting. Please send your resume to
jshiram@barkaiyeshivah.org.

For more information, please contact: Jshiram@Barkaiyeshivah.org

 
Posted on
23 March 2016
 

Assistant Judaic Studies Teachers Needed

Barkai Yeshivah- seeks assistant teacher candidates for lower
school, part-time, judaic studies position to work in a warm,
child-centered educational setting. Please send your resume
to jshiram@barkaiyeshivah.org.

For more information, please contact: Jshiram@Barkaiyeshivah.org

 
Posted on
23 March 2016
 

Reading Specialist

Sulam seeks a Reading Specialist who will work in partnership with the Sulam team to create reading goals for each child, and to ensure that every student is appropriately supported to achieve his or her reading goals. The Reading Specialist will support students through assessment, direct instruction, and faculty development. In addition, the Reading Specialist will work with the Sulam leadership team to create a strategic plan to provide, and help implement, a scope and sequence for reading curriculum. This is a long term commitment in which a strong literacy program for Sulam will be carefully articulated and implemented according to a year-by-year strategic plan.
Job Responsibilities:
1. Assess students using multiple assessment tools and subtests to inform reading instruction.
2. Create scope and sequence for reading curriculum and targeted instruction.
3. Provide guidance to implement reading strategies across the curriculum.
4. Work with individual students as needed, either within or outside the students’ classrooms.
5. Supervise and coordinate reading/literacy requirements for all students.
6. Help create and supervise a long-term staff development process that supports both the development and implementation of the literacy program over time.
7. Serve as a resource in the area of reading for paraprofessionals, teachers, administrators and community.
8. Provide professional development opportunities at the community level.
9. Provide leadership in student advocacy.
10. Communicate with parents regarding language and literacy goals and progress of individual students.
Job Requirements:
1. At least 5 years previous teaching experience
2. Master’s degree with concentration in reading education: a. A minimum of 24 graduate semester hours in reading and language arts and related courses.
b. An additional 6-semester hours of supervised practicum experience.


For more information, please contact: hellerl@mjbha.org

 
Posted on
23 March 2016
 

Math Opening

HS math teacher position(s) (full or part-time) to open for
the 2016-2017 school year. Successful candidates will have
effective classroom management skills and experience with
students of various ability levels, including Algebra and
PreCalculus. Professional work environment and competitive
salary; candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged
to apply. Send resume to njteacherapplication@gmail.com.

For more information, please contact: njteacherapplication@gmail.com

 
Posted on
23 March 2016
 

English Teacher

Full-time 2016-2017 English position to open at Hillel
Yeshiva HS. We seek candidates who possess academic
enthusiasm, effective classroom management skills, and
experience with students of various ability levels.
Professional work environment and competitive salary;
candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to
apply. Send resume to njteacherapplication@gmail.com.

For more information, please contact: njteacherapplication@gmail.com

 
Posted on
22 March 2016
 

Middle School Hebrew Teacher or Hebrew Teacher/Department Chair



Schechter Westchester is looking for an outstanding collaborative Hebrew teacher experienced with teaching middle school students. The ideal candidate has experience working with a variety of learning needs and styles and is capable of creating dynamic and active lessons that promote the development of critical skills related to language acquisition. Experience with the Bishvil HaIvrit program is preferred. The position may also include the role of department chair, leading curriculum development work and supervising faculty and supporting their professional growth goals.

To Apply
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
21 March 2016
 

2016-2017 Teaching position - Hebrew Academy (RASG), Miami Beach, FL

2016-2017 Teaching positions - RASG Hebrew Academy, Miami Beach, FL  The Rabbi Alexander S. Gross Hebrew Academy (www.rasg.org) is a Modern Orthodox Jewish day school serving 570 students spanning Early Childhood through grade 12. The mission of the Hebrew Academy is: Through the light of Torah and academic excellence, the Hebrew Academy inspires each and every child to improve the world.  Hebrew Academy is seeking teachers for the following positions for 2016-2017: • Early Childhood General and Judaic Studies • Elementary School Judaic Studies • Elementary School General Studies • Middle School Social Studies • High School Judaic Studies • High School Science • Judaic Studies Support Specialist (Grades 1-12) Interested candidates should send: Resume and Cover Letter to: jobs@rasg.org Attn: Rachel Weinberger

For more information, please contact: jobs@rasg.org

 
Posted on
21 March 2016
 

Middle School Ivrit Teacher

The Middle School of the Abraham Joshua Heschel School of Manhattan is seeking a full time Ivrit teacher for grades 6-8 for 2016-17. Applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree, two years experience teaching, and experience teaching Hebrew as a second language. Preference will be given to candidates who have taught students of all levels and abilities and with different learning styles. Candidates should enjoy the process of teamwork to develop curriculum and to plan special events, and be committed to paying individual attention to students.

The Heschel School is a dual curriculum N-12 Jewish community school with families from a range of backgrounds, practices and beliefs. We are pluralistic and deeply value openness to a diversity of opinions. We are dedicated to engaging students in a relationship with the language, culture, land and people of the State of Israel. Applicants are therefore expected to be passionate about language instruction as well as fostering the connection between a diverse student body and the State of Israel.

Please send your resume with a cover letter or email explaining your qualifications and interest in the position to Jack Nahmod, Middle School Judaics Head, at jackna@heschel.org.

For more information, please contact: jackna@heschel.org

 
Posted on
21 March 2016
 

Middle School Limudei Kodesh Teacher

The Abraham Joshua Heschel Middle School of Manhattan is seeking a full time Limudei Kodesh teacher for grades 6-8 for 2016-17. This position includes the teaching of Chumash and Torah She'be'al Peh (with an emphasis on Mishnah) as well as Tefillah responsibilities (daily Tefillah and Tefillah education).

Applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree and at least two years experience teaching Limudei Kodesh, and preferably professional training and graduate education in teaching as well. They must also have the ability to teach in Hebrew. Preference will be given to candidates who have taught students of all levels and abilities and with different learning styles. Candidates should enjoy the process of teamwork to develop curriculum and to plan special events, and be committed to paying individual attention to students.

‪The Heschel School is a dual curriculum N-12 Jewish community school with families from a range of backgrounds, practices and beliefs. We are pluralistic and deeply value openness to a diversity of opinions. Our Jewish studies curriculum is text based and values oriented. We balance formal and creative approaches and integrate the teaching of text skills with themes of individual, Jewish communal and universal identity; Jewish beliefs and practices; Jewish history; and human nature. Applicants are expected to be passionate about Limudei Kodesh and fostering the connection between a diverse student body and our sacred texts.

Please send your resume with a cover letter or email explaining your qualifications and interest in the position to Jack Nahmod, Middle School Judaics Head, at jackna@heschel.org.

For more information, please contact: jackna@heschel.org

 
Posted on
20 March 2016
 

Positions open, Berman Hebrew Academy, Rockville, MD

Berman Hebrew Academy, a Modern Orthodox preschool-12th grade school in Rockville, Maryland (Washington, DC), is looking for the following positions for highly motivated candidates who love working with children and love working in a collegial, warm environment:
1) Director of Educational Support Services—Middle and Upper Schools.
2) Tanakh teachers: Middle and Upper Schools
3) Lower School Guidance Counselor
4) Jewish History teacher: 12th grade modern Jewish history

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Annetta Nyland, Human Resources Director, at nylanda@mjbha.org.

For more information on these positions and others at Berman Hebrew Academy, please visit our employment page at http://www.mjbha.org/Who_We_Are/Careers/Employment_Opportunities.cfm

For more information, please contact: nylanda@mjbha.org

 
Posted on
18 March 2016
 

Middle School English Arts Teacher -Part Time

Middle School English Arts Teacher – Part-time
Schechter Westchester is looking for an outstanding Middle School English language arts teacher who has experience working with middle school students. We are seeking someone knowledgeable and passionate, who is capable of creating dynamic lessons to engage students in sophisticated critical reading and writing skills. He or she should be a collaborative colleague eager to join a professional team of educators committed to the belief that middle school students need both caring mentors and academically challenging instructors.

The ideal candidate has a master’s degree in education with a focus on English language arts.

To apply: Interested candidates should email jobs@schechterwestchester.org a cover letter and resume. Please indicate where you learned of the position

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
16 March 2016
 

Middle School Learning Specialist

The Westchester Day School Middle School Learning Specialist will help to support the full range of learners throughout our middle school and particularly in the Learning Center.
Responsibilities include:

1. Teaching skills-based ELA curriculum to Learning Center students, with particular focus on reading comprehension and writing. This takes place with individual students, in small groups, and in both push-in and pull-out formats

2. Instructing teachers on how to modify curriculum, tests and assignments for learning center students as per Individualized Educational Service Plans (IESPs) and WDS Educational Plans

3. Teaching executive functioning curriculum to 6th and 7th graders at the start of the school year and functioning as the point person for related issues throughout the middle school

4. Implementing the NextStep Program to teach explicit strategies for executive functioning to select students in small groups and work with classroom teachers on how to reinforce executive functioning skills in the classroom

5. Communicating with teachers, administrators, parents, and outside professionals about students’ general learning profiles and specific learning difficulties and coordinating communication among parents and professionals to facilitate student support

6. Conducting regular observations and assessments and maintaining records on all learning center students in order to track progress

7. Participating in the Child Study Team and assist in developing plans for supporting struggling students

8. Participating in ongoing professional development


Qualifications:

- Enjoys working with children and participating in school life, is kind and possesses a healthy sense of humor

- Sustained, successful teaching experience with students with learning differences

- Strong organizational skills to maintain documentation tracking interventions and to teach and support students’ executive functioning skills

- Skilled in communication and interpersonal relations with children and adults, including teachers, learning professionals and parents, and open to developing collaborative relationships with WDS faculty and staff

Masters degree in special education or learning disabilities

EMail cover letter and resume to slevine@westchesterday.org

For more information, please contact: rgoldman@westchesterday.org

 
Posted on
15 March 2016
 

History teacher position

History teacher needed for coed yeshiva high school in Queens. PM classes include global studies, American history - Regents and AP classes. Experienced teacher, willing to take on extracurricular activities a plus. Email resume to principal@ezraacademy.org

For more information, please contact: principal@ezraacademy.org

 
Posted on
15 March 2016
 

High School Learning Specialist

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent Jewish school, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school's approach to education is governed by profound respect for children. It nurtures their curiosity, cultivates their imagination, encourages creative expression, values their initiative and engenders critical thinking skills. The Heschel School is dedicated to inspiring its graduates to become responsible adults and active, compassionate citizens of the Jewish world and world communities.

We are seeking a fulltime High School Learning Specialist to support students experiencing academic difficulties. The ideal candidate has experience working with struggling secondary students in a Learning Center type program as well as providing support in the classroom, and is skilled meeting a variety of academic needs related to learning challenges and executive function difficulties. In addition to teaching students, collaboration with teachers and parents is critical. A graduate degree in a field related to learning, cognition, and/or language development is an asset.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to Lindsay Rubin at lindsayru@heschel.org

Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

No recruiters, please

For more information, please contact: lindsayru@heschel.org

 
Posted on
11 March 2016
 

Lower School General Studies Teacher k-5

Schechter Westchester Lower School is seeking a general studies teacher with a minimum three years’ experience for September 2016. The successful candidate will be a dynamic educator who can excite and inspire students, communicates actively with parents and colleagues, is comfortable with curriculum development using differentiated instruction, and has a history of working collaboratively within a team.

Job responsibilities include teaching language arts, social studies, science and math. In addition to working with students on content and skill areas, the team furthers our school’s mission by helping students to become responsible, honest, compassionate, and respectful citizens. Master’s degree in education preferred. Experience with Responsive Classroom is a plus.

To Apply
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
10 March 2016
 

College Guidance Counselor

The Stella K Abraham High School for Girls is seeking an
experienced College Guidance Counselor to work with
students applying to a range of colleges.

The counselor will meet with students and parents to
create an individualized plan for each student, host
special college and financial aid evenings for parents,
attend to the details of college applications and help
students navigate those applications, write letters of
recommendation, prepare e-newsletters with information on
deadlines and scholarships, organize ACT and SAT
testing, critique college essays and generally advise
and support students through the process. The individual
will have contact with the college representatives and
will be informed of the latest developments in order to
facilitate the process.

The Stella K Abraham High School for Girls, an orthodox
Jewish institution located in Hewlett Bay Park, NY ,
empowers its students to be leaders and to follow their
passions within a challenging academic curriculum.

For more information, please contact: tmeier@skahalb.org

 
Posted on
10 March 2016
 

Maternity Leave Coverage for Lower School Judaic Studies, SAR Academy

SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox, co-educational day school in Riverdale, NY, is now accepting resumes for maternity leave coverage for a Learning Specialist in the Lower School.Qualifications:-Strong ability to build connections with children and to develop an atmosphere of mutual respect-Problem-solving and collaborative skills-Understanding of principles of social, emotional and cognitive development-Creative, flexible and open-minded approach to teaching-Working knowledge of educational technology tools to maximize student engagement and to differentiate instructionResponsibilities:-Provides group and individual student instruction -Implements individualized learning plans-Monitors and assesses student progress toward learning goals and adapts instruction to address changing needs -Demonstrates knowledge of various methodologies for teaching students with learning differences

For more information, please contact: jfenster@saracademy.org

 
Posted on
10 March 2016
 

Open Positions

Ma’ayanot is an all-girls, Modern Orthodox, college-
preparatory high school that is committed to academic
excellence and skill-building in all areas of Judaic and
General Studies.

Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls located in
Teaneck, NJ
seeks dynamic teachers to join our team of creative
educators in September 2016 in the following disciplines:

Chemistry and Physics Teacher

Hebrew Teacher (full-time)
Candidates should have experience teaching Hebrew as a
second language in a high school setting.

Math Teacher (mornings)

Arabic Teacher (part-time, afternoons)

Computer Coding Instructor (part-time, afternoons)

STEAM Curriculum Facilitator (full-time position)
• Minimum of two years’ teaching experience
required – preferably in the area of STEM with robotics
• General technical understanding of robotics
systems preferred – mechanical and programming
• Experience with prototyping with 3D modeling and
3D printing
• Ability to explain highly technical concepts in
easy to understand language

Interested candidates for any positon should please
submit resumes to kahanr@maayanot.org

For more information, please contact: rachel@maayanot.org

 
Posted on
10 March 2016
 

Dean of Student Life and Jewish Life

Jewish Community High School of the Bay (JCHS) empowers each student to delight in lifelong learning, deepen her or his unique Jewish identity, generate empathy and compassion, and improve the world. JCHS, a pluralistic, college-preparatory independent high school seeks a dynamic educator both to teach advanced rabbinic texts and other Jewish studies courses, and to lead the Student Life team starting July or August 2016.


The particular mix of teaching and programming will depend on the candidate’s specific strengths and skills. Enthusiasm for teaching high school students about Judaism in a pluralistic environment and helping them develop and deepen their unique Jewish identity, both within and beyond the classroom, is essential. A strong academic background is expected, as is experience working with high school student in both formal and informal settings.  


Student Life and Jewish Life activities and programs beyond the formal classroom are essential to accomplishing these goals. The Dean of Student Life & Jewish Life takes primary responsibility for this area; he or she coordinates operationally and collaborates in visioning with the Dean of Jewish Studies & Hebrew. The position reports to the Assistant Head of School.


For a complete job description please link to:

http://www.jchsofthebay.org/Page/About-JCHS/Employment

   

At JCHS employment decisions are made on the basis of an individual's skills and qualifications and will not exclude a candidate from consideration on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or marital status.     

Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and names of three references to jobs@jchsofthebay.org. No calls please.


For more information, please contact: jobs@jchsofthebay.org

 
Posted on
07 March 2016
 

Yeshivah of Flatbush Teacher Positions for September 2016

Yeshivah of Flatbush Elementary School seeking licensed,
experienced, and dynamic General Studies teachers for
grades 1 through 5.

For more information, please contact: rberkman@flatbush.org

 
Posted on
07 March 2016
 

STEM Department Chair

Fuchs Mizrachi School seeks a STEM department chair/team leader for the 2016-17 academic year. This is a unique opportunity to join a collaborative, dynamic faculty team in a supportive, collegial school environment. The successful applicant will be a progressive Science or Math educator with expert pedagogic knowledge, leadership ability and a passion for helping kids succeed. 3-5 years teaching experience and masters degree in appropriate field required. Submit resumes and supporting material to info@fuchsmizrachi.org

For more information, please contact: info@fuchsmizrachi.org

 
Posted on
07 March 2016
 

High School Teaching Positions 2016-2017

Hadar High School for Girls is a new single gender high school opening in Boca Raton, FL for the 2016-2017 academic year. Hadar is focused on: creating an environment that promotes religious and spiritual growth of our students, striving to provide excellence in Judaic and General studies all while developing a deep love for Israel. Hadar is seeking passionate, professional, experienced and engaging teachers for part time positions for the upcoming 2016-2017 school year. 9th Grade:Biology Algebra 1 Geometry World History English Ivrit. If you are interested in getting involved in the unique opportunity of opening and growing a new school, please submit resumes to info@hadarhs.org

For more information, please contact: info@hadarhs.org

 
Posted on
05 March 2016
 

Judaic studies teacher, The Hebrew High School of New England

The Hebrew High School of New England, a modern-Orthodox, co-ed High School in West Hartford, CT, is seeking an experienced, dynamic Judaic studies teacher for the 2016 – 17 academic year. The successful candidate will have the ability to teach Talmud and Tanach in a mixed gender setting, grades 9-12 up to an advanced high school standard. An ability to teach Jewish philosophy and Halacha would be an advantage.

There is a further possibility of additional responsibilities organizing the informal student activities at the school.
This position requires someone with ambition, drive and a love for the Jewish people. Candidates must celebrate and model the values of Torah U’Madda and the religious significance of the State of Israel.
Professional development is encouraged and supported.
Salary commensurate with experience and includes health and dental cover.


For more information, please contact: bruce@hhne.org

 
Posted on
03 March 2016
 

Middle School Spanish Teacher -Part-time

Schechter Westchester is looking for an outstanding part-time Middle School Spanish teacher who will inspire students and get them excited about learning Spanish. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching middle school students, and is capable of creating dynamic lessons that engage students and enable them to achieve high levels of proficiency in speaking, writing, listening, and reading.

To Apply
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
03 March 2016
 

Middle School Social Studies Teacher

Schechter Westchester is looking for an outstanding Middle School Social Studies teacher experienced with grades 6 through 8 with expertise in ancient civilizations, Jewish history, and U.S. history. The ideal candidate is capable of creating dynamic and active lessons that engage students in content while teaching critical skills, and is eager to join a professional team of colleagues committed to the belief that middle school children need both caring mentors and academically challenging instructors. Master’s degree in education preferred. To ApplyCandidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
03 March 2016
 

Lower School Hebrew Teacher - Temporary

Schechter Westchester seeks an outstanding, experienced Hebrew teacher for a temporary position in our Lower School (K-5). The position involves teaching Hebrew and Judaic studies to first and second graders. The successful candidate will be a collaborator capable of creating dynamic lessons that engage students in content, while teaching critical skills related to language acquisition. Experience teaching Hebrew preferred.

Dates required: Monday, April 11 through Friday, June 17, with an option for the next school year.

To Apply
Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
01 March 2016
 

GENERAL STUDIES TEACHER LOWER SCHOOL

Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey seeks experienced
General Studies Teachers with masters degree for upper
elementary classes. Work with professional and
collaborative colleagues. Competitive salary and
comprehensive benefits package. PM hours only. Position is
for the 2016-17 school year.
If you are creative, dynamic and passionate about imparting
information, guiding and inspiring students, and ready to
develop minds and talents, we may be the right fit for you.

For more information, please contact: resumes@rynj.org

 
Posted on
01 March 2016
 

Middle School General Studies Teachers

Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey seeks experienced and
credentialed Middle School teachers for the 2016-17 school
year for: MATH, SCIENCE, ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND SOCIAL
STUDIES.
Teach, inspire and motivate high-achieving students in a
relevant and engaging manner. If you are passionate about
your field and ready to develop minds and talents, we are
the right match for you.

Work in a professional atmosphere with collaborative
colleagues. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits
package. PM hours only.

For more information, please contact: resumes@rynj.org

 
Posted on
01 March 2016
 

Middle School Rebbe

Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey seeks Middle School Rebbe
Sundays-Fridays for the 2016-17 school year.
Teach, inspire, motivate and model all attributes of a Ben
Torah, through classroom instruction and extra curricular
activities. If you are a dynamic, experienced, and
creative Rebbi, we may be the perfect match for you.

Work in a professional atmosphere with collaborative
colleagues. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits
package available.

For more information, please contact: rdkaminetsky@rynj.org

 
Posted on
25 February 2016
 

General Studies Teachers Lower and Middle School

ROSENBAUM YESHIVA OF NORTH JERSEY seeks
* General Studies Teachers for upper elementary classes
with Master's Degree and teaching experience
* Middle School Teachers, Math, English Language Arts,
Science and Social Studies with Master's Degree and
teaching experience
for the 2016-17 school year.

Work with professional and collaborative colleagues,
integrate extra curricular activities to enhance
classroom lessons, create an atmosphere of positive
learning and accomplishment, accompany our students on
their educational journey as a guide and mentor.
Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
PM hours only.
If you can motivate and educate, adapt and perform, we
are the perfect match for you.

For more information, please contact: resumes@rynj.org

 
Posted on
24 February 2016
 

Early Childhood Teachers and Assistant Teachers

Yeshivah of Flatbush Elementary School is seeking Early
Childhood teachers and assistant teachers for September
2016. All teachers must be licensed and fluent in Hebrew
and English.

For more information, please contact: eperetz@flatbush.org

 
Posted on
24 February 2016
 

Teaching Positions for the 2016-17 School Year

If you want to work in a creative, innovative, and
collaborative environment, please join Magen David Yeshivah
High School, a co-ed Sephardic high school in Brooklyn, NY,
for the 2016-17 school year. We are currently looking for
dynamic and passionate teachers in the following subject
areas:

* art
* business, communications, and marketing
* history
* math
* science and STEM

Please contact Tikvah Wiener at twiener@mdyhs.net.

For more information, please contact: twiener@mdyhs.net

 
Posted on
23 February 2016
 

Guidance Support Specialist, Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, Rockville, MD


The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School Lower School is seeking a full-time Guidance Support Specialist to join our Guidance Department. The Guidance Support Specialist will provide social-emotional and behavioral support to students in grades Junior K – 5 by working in collaboration with guidance counselors, teachers, administration, parents and outside clinicians. Experience developing school-wide, classroom-based and individualized behavior plans is required. Experience with Responsive Classroom and Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports preferred.

The Guidance Support Specialist will work as part of a team of counselors, supporting students and families in the Lower School (JK-5), which is comprised of approximately 500 students. We are seeking a dynamic individual with experience in counseling and behavioral support at the elementary level.

Candidates must have strong interpersonal skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, flexibility, creativity and the highest standard of integrity. S/he will collaborate with school staff to evaluate the effectiveness of strategies and interventions implemented to support student behavioral needs. Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the field of counseling and social-emotional case management is preferred. MA in counseling, social work, school psychology or special education is required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Collaborate with classroom teachers, guidance and learning specialist staff to develop social skills and behavioral curriculum
• Facilitate, develop and implement positive behavior intervention programs for students in grades JK- 5
• Provide individual and group counseling as needed in response to student’s academic and social emotional needs.
• Direct behavioral management work with students both in response to immediate classroom needs and as part of the implementation of proactive student plans
• Develop and implement social skills programs aligned with curriculum guidelines
• Guide school staff to analyze and use data to monitor social-emotional and behavioral interventions
• Communicate effectively with parents to enhance delivery of social-emotional and behavioral support
• Oversee development and implementation of behavioral intervention plans including Functional Behavioral Assessments
• Train staff to understand and work more effectively with students having social-emotional and/or behavioral challenges
• Consult and collaborate with teams of outside professionals
• Attend Educational Management Team Meetings to discuss social-emotional needs of students

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to www.cesjds.org/careers Job Code SG200.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

For more information, please contact: www.cesjds.org/careers

 
Posted on
23 February 2016
 

Positions available 2016-2017

The Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls is a student
centered learning community which strives for academic
excellence in both Judaic and Secular Studies. We are
committed to empowering our students in enhancing their
spiritual and academic growth and are focused on
developing long lasting and meaningful relationships.

We have the following positions available for the 2016-
2017 school year:

Full time:
Tanach teacher and Grade Level Advisor
English teacher
Ivrit teacher
Assistant to the Director of Religious Guidance and
Programming

Part time teaching positions:
Chemistry
Earth Science
Coding and App Design
Fashion Design

For more information, please contact: dkobre@skahalb.org

 
Posted on
23 February 2016
 

Torah Studies Educator, Yula Girls High School

YULA Girls' High School is seeking a Torah Studies Educator/ Mechanechet who is ready to impact the mind and soul of  Modern Orthodox young women in caring and warm setting. If you love teaching Torah at a high level, with a strong textual basis, comfortable in all areas of Judaic studies (Tanach, Halachah, Jewish Philosophy, Mishnah and Talmud) we are looking for you. This is a full time position that will require participation in all school activities including Shabbatonim and other functions. YULA Girls' High School is a Modern Orthodox Dual Curriculum institution located in sunny Los Angeles, in the Pico-Robertson area, a warm and supportive community. We fully support Professional Development and mentoring for staff. For more information about our school check us out at www.yulagirls.org . Join dynamic team of educators who support and help each other in order to allow each student to flourish. Excellent salary commensurate with experience plus health plan and moving expenses. If you think this might be you, please send us your full resume and information to alieberman@yula.org. Any questions or inquiries should be emailed to the above address. 

For more information, please contact: alieberman@yula.org

 
Posted on
22 February 2016
 

Judaic and General Studies High School Teaching Positions

Yeshiva University High School for Girls (Central), located in Holliswood, Queens, offers a rigorous and innovative academic program that highlights best practices of education to inspire our students to become life-long learners. 


YUHSG is seeking experienced full-time high school teachers for the 2016-2017 academic year in the following disciplines:
Judaic Studies, Mathematics, Science/STEM, English, History, Foreign Language.

Experience/Masters preferred.  Please send resume and cover letter to teachyuhsg@yuhsg.org.  For more information about YUHSG, please visit our website: www.yuhsg.org.

For more information, please contact: teachyuhsg@yuhsg.org

 
Posted on
22 February 2016
 

Ivrit Department Coordinator

Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls, located in Hewlett, Long Island, is an all girls Orthodox Yeshiva High School with a strong commitment to Torah and Mitzvot, a passionate Religious Zionist ethos, and a dedication to educating the whole child and serving the needs of diverse learners. We are seeking an Ivrit department coordinator with native level language fluency and the ability to teach multiple academic levels. A minimum of ten years instructional experience and an MA degree are preferred. Experience with teaching Bechina Yerushalmit a plus. Competitive salary package and a collegial, supportive work environment

For more information, please contact: rchechik@skahalb.org

 
Posted on
22 February 2016
 

Teaching Positions for 16-17 at Ben Porat Yosef

Ben Porat Yosef in Paramus, NJ is looking to hire highly qualified, creative, collaborative andinspiring teachers to join our expanding staff for the 16-17 school year whowill guide our students and facilitate their growth and learning in a warm andnurturing environment.

Ben Porat Yosef is a growing Orthodox yeshiva day school that aims toeducate and nurture generations of knowledgeable, devoted Jews, motivated andconfident learners, critical thinkers, responsible citizens and empathic,happy, and self-fulfilled human beings. We are dedicated to achievingexcellence in Judaic and general studies through sound, creative teachingmethods that emphasize differentiation and small group instruction, integrationacross the curriculum, and the development of dual language mastery. Enrichedby our Sephardic and Ashkenazic heritage, strengthened by our connection to thepeople and land of Israel, and reinforced by our partnership with the home, BenPorat Yosef is committed to creating a warm and personalized learningenvironment that is child-centered and that inspires a love for Torah andmitzvot.

BPY is now accepting resumes for the following positions:

EARLY CHILDHOOD:

Head Teacher

Hebrew Teacher (Ganenet)

Assistant Teacher

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: (Grades 1-5)

General Studies Head Teacher

Math Teacher

General Studies Assistant Teacher

Judaic Studies Assistant Teacher

MIDDLE SCHOOL: (Grades 6-8)

Judaic Studies Teacher

Humanities Teacher

Math Teacher

Requirements:

Head teacher positions -  MA in arelated field and experience.

Assistant teacher positions - BA in a related field and experience.

All Hebrew/Judaic positions - Hebrew fluency, native caliberpreferred.

For more information about Ben Porat Yosef, please visit ourwebsite at www.benporatyosef.org

Qualified candidates should apply on-line athttp://benporatyosef.org/apply/

For more information, please contact: stacyg@benporatyosef.org

 
Posted on
21 February 2016
 

HEBREW LEARNING SPECIALIST K-5, Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, Rockville, MD

ABOUT CESJDS

Internationally acclaimed for its unparalleled excellence, the Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School (CESJDS) is the largest K-12 Jewish community day school in North America. Serving 1000 students on two dynamic, state of the art campuses, CESJDS offers a full program of general and Judaic studies, co-curricular and athletic activities and community service. CESJDS provides rigorous study infused with creativity, innovation and hands-on engagement and cultivates students who have the academic knowledge, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills to be successful in the 21st century.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is seeking candidates to fill the position of full time Hebrew Learning Specialist for K-5 for the 2016 - 2017 school year.

The ideal candidate will be a special educator who is fluent in Hebrew and will have expertise in teaching students with diverse learning needs to read Hebrew accurately and fluently, to improve their vocabulary acquisition, language comprehension and written expression in Hebrew. The Hebrew Learning Specialist will play a leadership role in our Judaic Studies Department, collaborating with teachers and providing ongoing professional development in differentiated instruction. The Learning Specialist will be part of a team of other special educators that work at the School through the Educational Support Services Department, providing a variety of strategies and interventions to students with diverse learning needs, both in and out of the classroom setting. In addition to providing direct remedial support to students, other responsibilities include design of individualized education plans, case management, chairing educational management team meetings and close collaboration with classroom teachers.

MA in special education or a related field and five years of prior demonstrated experience required; expertise in administering Hebrew reading assessments and data driven instruction preferred.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to www.cesjds.org/careers Job Code SE400.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

For more information, please contact: LBelke@CESJDS.ORG

 
Posted on
21 February 2016
 

Teaching positions for 2016-17

JEC’s Yeshiva of Elizabeth, a centrist Orthodox
elementary school in North-Central New Jersey, is seeking
dynamic educators to fill the following positions for the
2016-17 school year. All positions require a minimum of
a Bachelor’s degree.

Candidates should submit their resumes to Rabbi Shlomo
Schwartz at sschwartz@theje.org, or Dr. Goldie Grossman
at ggrossman@thejec.org.

EARLY CHILDHOOD HEAD TEACHER
• Full-time position; teacher will oversee
integrated curriculum of Kodesh and General Studies.
• Teaching approach incorporates multiple
modalities.
• Faculty fosters individual growth of students
cognitively, socially, and emotionally, promoting social
skills, middos, and self-esteem.
• Background in early literacy and language
acquisition a big plus.
• A minimum of 2 years of head teaching experience
is strongly preferred.
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ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LIMUDEI KODESH MORAH
• Head teacher responsible for all Limudei Kodesh
subjects for an elementary grade, including Tefillah,
Chumash, Halacha/Chagim, Keriyah, Navi, and Ivrit.
• The candidate will:
o Coordinate with other Judaic Studies colleagues
to ensure proper integrity of grade-to-grade scope,
sequence, spiraling, and assessment of both content and
skills
o Reinforce Hebrew language skills, both spoken and
written, through use of conversational Hebrew as part of
classroom instruction
• A minimum of 2 years of head teaching experience
is strongly preferred.
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SCIENCE LAB INSTRUCTOR
Responsibilities include:
• Plan and teach weekly science labs, approximately
30-40 minutes each, to Grades 1-6; total of 8-10 hours a
week.
• Coordinate with homeroom teachers to ensure that
labs align with classroom instructional goals.
• Collaborate with faculty and administration to
enhance science lab's role in the curriculum.
• Must have a Bachelors in either Education or the
sciences.
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IVRIT TEACHER- GRADES 1-6
• This position is part-time, with room to grow
toward a full-time position.
• Responsibilities include all areas of Hebrew
language instruction, including safah meduberet, safrut,
and expository writing (chibur). Familiarity with the
Migdalor Hebrew Language program is a definite plus.
• The Ivrit teacher will also collaborate with
homeroom Limudei Kodesh faculty to align curricular
goals, and to cross-curricularly reinforce Hebrew
language skills in other areas of the Limudei Kodesh
program.
• At least 2 years of teaching experience strongly
preferred.
----------
EARLY CHILDHOOD ASSISTANT
• This is a wonderful opportunity to be mentored by
outstanding, experienced "mechanchot" who forge strong
bonds with students and parents alike.
Responsibilities include:

• Partnering with an experienced head Morah for our
Early Childhood grades (ages 3-5) classes during Limudei
Kodesh and/or General Studies instruction.
• Leading small group instruction and centers for
Keriyah, Parasha, Alef-Beis, and myriad other seasonal
activities.
• Organizing and maintaining daily classroom
routines.






For more information, please contact: sschwartz@thejec.org

 
Posted on
19 February 2016
 

Teachers: Special Education/Jewish Studies

Due to expanding enrollment, Yeshiva Har Torah, a
Centrist Orthodox Yeshiva for boys and girls in Queens,
New York is seeking the following positions: (Please note
that, in addition to competitive salaries and benefits,
the school has in-house daycare for the children of
faculty.)

MA Level Special Education Teacher
Seeking licensed and experienced MA level Special
Education teachers to join our team of Learning
Specialists. Full or part time position available.
Candidates should be well versed in various reading
programs (such as Wilson) and/or math special education,
and be able to monitor and assess student progress as
well as generate learning goals and plans for struggling
learners. Candidates should be committed to professional
growth and becoming part of a professional learning
community. Candidates should have a Masters in Special
Education and at least two years experience.
Please send resumes with cover letter to
resumes@hartorah.org.

Jewish Studies Teacher - Grades 1-8
Seeking passionate Jewish Studies teachers capable of
inspiring children to love learning and Judaism.
Candidates must be comfortable and committed to teaching
Ivrit B'Ivrit. Candidates should be highly motivated to
growing professionally, to working collaboratively and to
becoming part of a professional learning community.
Candidates should have a Masters Degree and at least one
year experience.
Please send resumes with cover letter to
resumes@hartorah.org.

For more information, please contact: resumes@hartorah.org

 
Posted on
19 February 2016
 

Teachers: General Studies

Due to expanding enrollment, Yeshiva Har Torah, a
Centrist Orthodox Yeshiva for boys and girls in Queens,
New York is seeking the following positions: (Please note
that, in addition to competitive salaries and benefits,
the school has in-house daycare for the children of
faculty.)

General Studies Teachers - Grades 1-5
Seeking licensed, MA level, elementary school teachers
passionate about teaching and professional growth.
Candidates should be well versed in Common Core
Standards, differentiated instruction and the workshop
teaching model. Candidate should be committed to working
collaboratively and to becoming part of a professional
learning community. Candidates should have a Masters
Degree and at least one year experience.
Please send resumes with cover letter to
resumes@hartorah.org.

General Studies Teachers - Grades 6-8
Seeking licensed and experienced (MA level) teachers in
English, Social Studies, and Mathematics. Candidates
should be well versed in Common Core Standards and
differentiated instruction. Candidates should be
committed to professional growth, to working
collaboratively and to becoming part of a professional
learning community. Candidates should have a Masters
Degree and at least one year experience.
Please send resumes with cover letter to
resumes@hartorah.org.

For more information, please contact: resumes@hartorah.org

 
Posted on
19 February 2016
 

Teachers: Early Childhood/Instructional Assistants

Due to expanding enrollment, Yeshiva Har Torah, a
Centrist Orthodox Yeshiva for boys and girls in Queens,
New York is seeking the following positions: (Please note
that, in addition to competitive salaries and benefits,
the school has in-house daycare for the children of
faculty.)

Early Childhood Teachers - KG and Pre-K
Seeking passionate, licensed Early Childhood teachers
with strong training and successful prior teaching
experience of at least two years with a Masters Degree.
Candidate should be well versed in Common Core Standards
and able to successfully manage an active, center based
dual curriculum classroom. Candidate should be committed
to professional growth, to working collaboratively and to
becoming part of a professional learning community.
Please send resumes with cover letter to
resumes@hartorah.org.

Instructional Assistants
Seeking passionate, flexible individuals interested in
growing as teachers. Candidates should have a Bachelors
Degree and be pursuing an advanced degree in education.
They should be ready to take full advantage of this
learning/service position. Candidates should be
committed to working collaboratively and to becoming part
of a professional learning community.
Please send resumes with cover letter to
resumes@hartorah.org.

For more information, please contact: resumes@hartorah.org

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

Judaic StudiesTeachers Gr.1-5

Netivot HaTorah is an Orthodox Zionist Jewish Day School with 2 locations in the GTA, committed to delivering an outstanding Jewish and General studies education from Nursery to Grade 8.

Netivot HaTorah Day School seeks Judaic Studies teachers for Grades 1-5 for the 2016- 2017 school year. Successful candidates will be passionate and thoughtful educators who are dedicated to developing their pedagogic practice, and committed to being part of a warm and caring community.

Come be part of our dynamic, collaborative team that is committed to ongoing professional growth. Join our teaching staff with competitive teaching salaries and where advanced growth opportunities are available.

Our ideal candidate will:

•  Personally reflect Netivot’s religious values and be a positive ambassador for Torah, Israel and Derech Eretz.

•  Value the opportunity to help children grow as religious Jews who are engaged in their community and the world.

• Have a passion for children, a good sense of humor and a warm demeanor.

•  Teach  students in a fair, warm and open-minded environment with differentiated learning

•  Be current in best teaching practices and pedagogies and have a minimum three years of experience implementing them in the classroom

•  Manage the classroom effectively

•  Be comfortable integrating technology throughout the curriculum for purposes of instruction, assessment and creative projects.

• Create an inclusive classroom environment through regular class meetings, supportive exchanges with students and clear expectations for community behavior.

• Be a team player who enjoys collaborating with our Jewish studies teachers, educators and specialist teachers to develop curriculum, special projects and solve problems.

• Be a positive and contributing member of our professional community.

Maintain open communication with students, parents, and administrators about the student's progress

• Work and communicate effectively with parents in formal and informal conferences, written reports and class websites.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter to jrothman@netivot.com




For more information, please contact: rabbidiamond@netivot.com

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

Maternity sub for Judaic Stuides and Ivrit beginning around March 20

Maternity sub for HS & MSJudaic Stuides and Ivrit beginning
around March 20.

The hours would be 8:00-3:25 (Monday-Thursday) and 8:00-12:30
on Friday and would include davening plus 2 Talmud (8th Grade)
, 2 Jewish History (8th grade), 2 Ivrit (7th and 8th grade),
and 2 Ivrit HS.

Please contact Rabbi Elliot Hecht at rehecht@hanc.org

For more information, please contact: Rehecht@hanc.org

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

Teaching Positions Available

YESHIVAT NOAM
in Paramus, NJ
is now accepting applications for

General Studies Teachers
Judaic Studies Morot and Rebbeim (fluent in Ivrit)
Reading Specialist and Special Ed. Teacher
All Teachers must have a Masters level degree or higher

Assistant Teachers in K – 8th grade (must have an
undergraduate degree)

Yeshivat Noam is a warm learning environment with
Freedom to be Creative
Resources to Differentiate
Technology to Innovate
Support to Grow
Opportunity to Inspire

For more information, please contact: hiring@yeshivatnoam.org

 
Posted on
16 February 2016
 

HS Science/Math Teacher

We are an all boys Jewish Middle and High School in
Central NJ, committed to excellence in both Judaic and
general studies. We are looking to broaden and improve
our college preparatory offerings with the addition of
some outstanding educators to our already impressive
faculty. We are currently considering applicants in
several disciplines, particularly math, science (STEM)
and the humanities.

If you are interested in being part of child-centered,
warm, professional learning community with high standards
for students and teachers alike we would like to hear
from you.

Ideal candidates will have 3+ years of experience, an
advanced degree in education and/or their subject area
and a passion for teaching and for children.

For more information, please contact: aneuman@thejec.org

 
Posted on
15 February 2016
 

TABC Teaching Opportunities

TEACHING OPPORTUNITIES

An expanding Yeshiva High School, TORAH ACADEMY OF BERGEN
COUNTY, located in suburban Teaneck, NJ, is seeking
experienced, creative and committed teachers for the
following full and part time positions:

• English
• Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering
• Biology, Physics and Chemistry
• Hebrew Language
• American and World History
• Learning Specialist

Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications.
Mentoring and other professional development available in a
warm, collaborative environment. Send cover letter and c.v.
to arthur.poleyeff@tabc.org.

For more information, please contact: arthur.poleyeff@tabc.org

 
Posted on
12 February 2016
 

General & Judaic Studies Teachers Position (K-4)

Mazel Day School is currently accepting applications for job openings for the 2016-2017 school year. Candidates with a BA or Masters degree in education and 3+ years of experience are preferred. Come join our warm, collaborative team. 

Candidates should be warm, nurturing, creative, engaging, and possess excellent communication skills. Applicants must be able to work collaboratively, have a strong work ethic, and possess a positive attitude, and a passion for working with children. Judaic Studies Teachers should have fluency in Hebrew Language for both oral and written communication - experience with Tal Am & Neta a plus.

Mazel Day School is a co-ed Jewish Day School in South Brooklyn for Preschool through Grade 8. Our Mission is to provide child-centered, values-oriented educational experiences that are characterized by academic excellence and Jewish heritage. Our motto is “Instilling a Love for Learning and the Joys of Judaism”. Our close-knit community of parents, teachers and students offers a warm and professional working environment to its members and highlights everything a quality Jewish school should be.Our staff values people who are: warm, collaborative, dedicated, invested in personal and professional growth and have a calm, positive energy.
 
-Our school day runs from: 8:45am-4:15pm Monday-Thursday,  Short Fridays from 8:45-1pm, Long Fridays from 8:45-3pm.
-Salary is competitive and reliable. 

Contact Information: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references by email to Educational Directors: Chani Okonov and Rivkah Dahan - mazeljobs@gmail.com.

For more information, please contact: mazeljobs@gmail.com

 
Posted on
11 February 2016
 

Yeshivah of Flatbush

Yeshivah of Flatbush Elementary School is seeking
experienced, dynamic and creative Torah Studies teachers
for September 2016. All applicants must possess basic
computer skills. Must be fluent in Hebrew language. Please
email resume to eperetz@flatbush.org

For more information, please contact: eperetz@flatbush.org

 
Posted on
11 February 2016
 

High School Special Educator

Schechter Westchester is seeking a dynamic, engaging, and energetic Special Educator with experience working with high school students for a full-time position in a Jewish day-school in Hartsdale, NY. Seeking collaborative individual with experience in pull-out and push-in models for full-time position, beginning late August, 2016.

To apply: Interested candidates should email jobs@schechterwestchester.org a cover letter and resume. Please indicate where you learned of the position

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
11 February 2016
 

Judaic Studies Teachers Wanted

Robert M. Beren Academy (RMBA) is a Modern Orthodox
Jewish Day School in Houston, TX serving ages Pre-K
through High School. Current enrollment is 325 and
growing (along with the exciting growth of the Houston
Jewish community). RMBA is closely affiliated with Bnei
Akiva and promotes Love of Torah, Commitment to Israel,
and a Deep Connection to Am Yisrael.

As we expand we are looking to hire Judaic Studies and
Ivrit teachers for grades 1, 2, and 3. The Ideal
Candidate is a teacher who has a passion for Chinuch, is
very creative, is looking to grow, and most importantly,
who love kids. Teachers should also represent the Modern
Orthodox philosophy of the school. Applicants should have
at least 2 years teaching experience and should have at
least a B.A. degree. Additional experiences in informal
education are a plus.

Please compose a cover letter describing a little about
your teaching experience, and why you think you’d be a
good fit for our school. Submit it, along with your
resume, to our Judaic Studies Principal, Rabbi Aaron
Levitt (alevitt@berenacademy.org).

For more information, please contact: alevitt@berenacademy.org

 
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10 February 2016
 

long term maternity leave replacement (

Yeshivat He’Atid Seeking 1st Grade secular studies teacher
for long term maternity leave replacement (March – June).
Forward thinking, Modern Orthodox Jewish Day School in
Bergen County, NJ, is seeking an educationally progressive,
full day teacher to teach students in a nurturing
environment with differentiated learning, in small group
instruction, within a rotational model. A Bachelor’s degree
is a requirement for this position, Master’s degree is
preferred.
Contact Email: drfoger@yeshivatheatid.org

For more information, please contact: mashiekopelowitz@yeshivatheatid.org

 
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10 February 2016
 

First Grade Hebrew Teacher

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent Jewish school, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school's approach to education is governed by profound respect for children. It nurtures their curiosity, cultivates their imagination, encourages creative expression, values their initiative and engenders critical thinking skills. The Heschel School is dedicated to inspiring its graduates to become responsible adults and active, compassionate citizens of the Jewish world and world communities.

The Lower School Division is seeking experienced Hebrew-speaking teachers for the 2016-17 school year. In addition to the 1st Grade Hebrew Teacher, we also have a Kindergarten Hebrew Teacher position available. The ideal candidate is a pleasant, energetic, flexible, and hard-working teacher who is a team player and has excellent interpersonal skills. Candidates must speak Hebrew fluently and experience teaching in a classroom.

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Vered Hugi- Shitrit at veredhu@heschel.org

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information, please contact: veredhu@heschel.org

 
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10 February 2016
 

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT ACTIVITIES COORDINATOR

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT ACTIVITIES COORDINATOR to plan and
execute a wide range of programs, including assemblies,
trips, Shabbatonim, tzedakah, and chesed projects.
Candidate should be creative, resourceful and flexible;
exhibit good people, language, computer, and organizational
skills. A Jewish Studies background is required. Computer
graphics and movie-making skills a plus.

For more information, please contact: jobs@ramaz.org

 
Posted on
10 February 2016
 

leave replacement for a Kindergarten Co-Head Teacher

The Ramaz Early Childhood is seeking a maternity leave
replacement for a Kindergarten Co-Head Teacher starting in
March 2016. Candidate should have a Masters in Education
and relevant teaching experience. Please send resumes with
cover letter to ECCJobs@ramaz.org

For more information, please contact: ECCJobs@ramaz.org

 
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10 February 2016
 

General Studies Learning Specialist

The Ramaz Lower School (Grades 1-4) is seeking a General Studies Learning Specialist for Fall 2016. Candidate must have a Masters in Special Education and relevant teaching experience. Please send resumes with cover letter to LSJobs@ramaz.org

For more information, please contact: LSJobs@ramaz.org

 
Posted on
10 February 2016
 

General Studies Classroom Co-Head Teacher

3. The Ramaz Lower School (Grades 1-4) is seeking a
General Studies Classroom Co-Head Teacher for Fall 2016.
Candidate must have a Masters in Education and relevant
teaching experience. Please send resumes with cover letter
to LSJobs@ramaz.org

For more information, please contact: LSJobs@ramaz.org

 
Posted on
09 February 2016
 

Judaic/Hebrew & General Studies Teachers

The
Epstein School, a highly-recognized Independent Jewish Day School serving the
metro Atlanta area, has lead teaching and instructional assistant opportunities
for the 2016-17 school year. We are seeking both General Studies and
Hebrew/Judaic Studies teachers with a range of experience from Pre-School
through 8th Grade. Must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in the
field of Education. General Studies lead teacher applicants must have Georgia
teaching certification or meet qualifications for
reciprocity. Hebrew/Judaic Studies lead teacher applicants must hold
teaching certification; native Hebrew speakers preferred.



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innovative and dynamic learning community, The Epstein School may be the place
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For more information, please contact: Hiring-Teachers@epsteinatlanta.org

 
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09 February 2016
 

Middle School Judaic School

Schechter Westchester is looking for an outstanding Judaic studies teacher who will inspire middle school students and get them excited about Jewish learning. Join a professional team of colleagues committed to the belief that middle school children need both caring mentors and academically challenging instructors. Qualifications and ResponsibilitiesThe ideal candidate has experience teaching grades 6 through 8 and expertise in Tanakh, parshanut, rabbinics, and tefilah, as well as the capacity to teach Judaic studies in Hebrew. This individual will be expected to create dynamic and active lessons that engage students in content while teaching critical skills. Master’s degree in education preferred.To ApplyCandidates should send a resume and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to jobs@schechterwestchester.org. Please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.

For more information, please contact: jobs@schechterwestchester.org

 
Posted on
04 February 2016
 

Join Our Dynamic Team

Who are we?

We are a private Leadership School located in North Miami Beach, FL. Our mission is to ignite the GREATNESS within every student. Our teachers are not only experts in their content areas, but also mentors and role models who guide our students in developing critical thinking skills and becoming independent life-long learners and future leaders. Our teachers are passionate, creative, flexible, and above all, committed to the success of every student. Through goal setting, reflection, and regular feedback, our students are empowered to take ownership of their learning and success. The teacher, as facilitator, makes this happen.

Who are you?

A passionate educator who is…

  • dedicated

  • goal oriented

  • intellectually curious

  • organized

  • prepared

  • compassionate

  • reflective

  • innovative

  • courageous


What do you need?

  • 3-5 years experience teaching secondary English or Math

  • bachelor’s degree or preferably a master’s degree

  • teacher certification or in process

  • ability to develop and implement rigorous, engaging hands-on lessons

  • determination to meet the needs of all types of learners

  • familiarity with the Common Core State Standards

  • strong classroom management skills

  • highly effective communication skills with students, parents, and colleagues

  • ability to accept and implement feedback for improvement

  • commitment to go above and beyond the requirements of the position in order to fulfill our mission


How do you apply?

email a detailed cover letter and resume explaining why you would be an asset to our dynamic team of educators.

sberry@ytcteam.org


For more information, please contact: sberry@ytcteam.org

 
Posted on
04 February 2016
 

Teaching Assistants

Yeshiva in Bergen County, New Jersey seeks
TEACHING ASSISTANTS for self-contained, learning disabled
classes. Half day and full day positions available.
Terrific mentoring opportunity. Convenient from Passaic,
Monsey, Washington Heights. Positions available
immediately.


For more information, please contact: resumes@rynj.org

 
Posted on
04 February 2016
 

Middle School Teachers

Yeshiva in Bergen County seeks Middle School General
Studies teachers in Science, Math, English Language Arts,
and Social Studies for the 2016-17 school year.
* Teach high-achieving students in a professional work
environment
* Plan and participate in extra- curricular activities
* Collaborate with departmental and inter-departmental
faculty
* Prepare each child to reach his full potential
PM hours: 12:45-4:45
Competitive salary and benefits package available.

For more information, please contact: resumes@rynj.org

 
Posted on
04 February 2016
 

Jewish Studies Educator

Jewish Studies Educator (Lower/Middle School)

Opportunity to impact and inspire a growing, vibrant
community!

The Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy (HBHA) in Overland Park,
KS, a K-12 Jewish Community Day School seeks a strong and
passionate Jewish Studies Educator. HBHA has a unique
dual track Jewish Studies program to meet the needs of a
diverse yet unified Jewish community: the Matmidim
Program supported by the Orthodox Jewish community and
the Mitkadmim program for the general Jewish community.

Attributes of the successful candidate:
-Self-starter,
-Well-organized
-Team player
-Comfortable in a Community Day School environment
-Ability to: prepare engaging, content-filled lessons;
imbue a love of Hebrew, Torah, and Judaism in the
students; build their skills as independent learners.

Job responsibilities to include:
-Teaching in one or both Jewish Studies tracks, Matmidim
and/or Mitkadmim.
-Teaching TaL AM curriculum, Ivrit B'Ivrit, and possibly
the Lehavin
U'Lehaskil Chumash curriculum
-Leading tefillah for one or more classes
-Attending school meetings
-Functioning as a role model to students and an
ambassador to the general
school and community.

This is a chance to shape the future of Jewish life in
Kansas City and have a true impact on the families and
children you serve!

Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter
to Rabbi Avi
Weinstein aweinstein@hbha.edu and Rabbi Dani Rockoff
drockoff@hbha.edu

For more information, please contact: aweinstein@hbha.edu

 
Posted on
03 February 2016
 

P/T Global Studies Teacher

Ezra Academy of Forest Hills, Queens, NY is looking for a
Global Studies teacher for 2 Regents level classes, meeting
Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Position to
start immediately. Fax or email resume.
Principal@EzraAcademy.org or 718-520-9424.

For more information, please contact: mrshirschman@gmail.com

 
Posted on
03 February 2016
 

General Studies Teacher

Akiva Community Day School is a Kindergarten through 6th grade school that is dedicated to providing its students with the opportunity to learn about, analyze, and develop their identity as Jews and Americans in the world. Akiva School is dedicated to academic excellence in both General and Judaic Studies, and is part of a community that upholds and supports this city’s only Jewish Day School. Applicants should be committed to teaching with a project based approach, and keep up with the discipline of best practices, and also be adept at teaching and catering to a wide range of student abilities and styles. In addition, the ideal candidate will have experience teaching STEM and/or a specialty in reading and writing. We are looking for someone with a passion for what they do, respect for confidentiality, a true team player, and a commitment to strong and positive communication with teachers, students, and parents. Duties:• Support the family-centered environment that Akiva works to provide• Plan and implement quality instruction which encourages students to be actively engaged in the learning process, using Akiva School’s general studies curriculum as a guide. This includes: reading, writing, language arts, math, social studies, science, and physical education. • Implement a differentiated guided reading program for reading instruction that centers on small group learning based on students’ current instructional reading levels. • Teach a Writer’s Workshop model for writing instruction, including one-on-one conferencing with students to improve individual writer’s abilities. • Differentiate instruction to meet the needs of a wide variety of students with different learning styles as well as different areas of strength and weakness. • Promote a positive classroom environment and demonstrate strong classroom management skills in order to create and maintain a learning environment that ensures high levels of learning for all students. • Communicate with students, faculty, and families to ensure the highest quality educational experience for our students• Assess student performance formally and informally to meet the school's standards and benchmarks and communicate this to the support staff and Principal.• When appropriate, the teachers will collaborate to plan integrated &/or interdisciplinary units that support the instructional objectives of both curricular areas. • Collaborate alongside other faculty members, support staff, and administration to be a part of a thoughtful and dynamic educational team. • Work diligently and promptly to maintain home-school communication. • Use assessment and evaluation to guide instructional decisions; maintain accurate, up-to-date records and communicate results to students, parents, and appropriate others in a timely manner with regard to student progress and performance.• Use a project based learning approach where appropriate• Use a STEM model with a focus on the engineering and design process where appropriate• Perform professional duties efficiently, manage resources effectively, and meet deadlines set by the school. • Share in the supervision of duties outside of the classroom, including lunch, recess, and end of the day• Attend all faculty meetings, required trainings, and after-school events• Work with our committed and spirited faculty to continue mapping, developing and implementing the school’s curricular initiatives• Respect and learn about all forms of observance and maintain the open and thoughtful environment to multiple perspectives so coveted by our teachers, families, and studentsReports to: The Head of School and the PrincipalSalary: Based on education and experienceWe are looking for someone with a passion for what they do and a commitment to strong communication with teachers, students, and parents. We look forward to meeting and speaking with any qualified candidate. We encourage interested applicants visit our website at www.akivanashville.net. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to opportunities@akivanashville.net with General Studies Teacher in the heading.

For more information, please contact: opportunities@akivanashville.net

 
Posted on
03 February 2016
 

Jewish Studies Teacher

Hebrew & Judaic Studies Instructor

Akiva Community Day School located in Nashville,
Tennessee has an opening for an energetic, creative, and
skillful educator to join an incredible team of dynamic
teachers. The successful candidate will have a strong
background in Jewish Studies, Hebrew fluency, elementary
teaching experience, and a drive to teach Hebrew and
Jewish thought to children overflowing with excitement
and curiosity. In addition to this, the candidate will
be comfortable teaching in classes with up to 17 students
with multiple learning profiles and plan accordingly
using instructional grouping so that all children’s needs
can be met. Experience and interest in working with
special needs students is a plus.

Akiva Community Day School is a Kindergarten through 6th
grade school that is dedicated to providing its students
with the opportunity to learn about, analyze, and develop
their identity as Jews and Americans in the world. Akiva
School is dedicated to academic excellence in both
General and Judaic Studies, and is part of a community
that upholds and supports this city’s only Jewish Day
School. Applicants should be committed to teaching Ivrit
B’Ivrit, skilled at their craft, and adept at teaching
and catering to a wide range of student abilities and
styles. Experience with Tal –Am Curriculum a plus. We
are looking for someone with a passion for what they do,
respect for confidentiality, a true team player, and a
commitment to strong and positive communication with
teachers, students, and parents.
Duties:

• Teach 2 grades of Hebrew and Jewish Studies (4,
42 min. classes) and one period of Tefillah (30 min.
period)
• Individualized instruction through grouping in
the classroom and other appropriate choices when
applicable
• Share in the supervision of duties outside of the
classroom, including lunch, recess, and end of the day
• Actively work to instill a love for Judaism, the
Jewish people, Israel and the Israeli culture in our
students and families
• Attend all faculty meetings, required trainings,
and after-school events
• Support the family-centered environment that
Akiva works to provide
• Have a passion and commitment to teaching Ivrit
• Work with our committed and spirited faculty to
continue mapping, developing and
implementing Ivrit curriculum
• Teach about and lead daily prayer, weekly Shabbat
celebrations, and holiday observance in the school
• Assess student performance formally and
informally to meet the school's benchmarks in Judaics and
Ivrit and communicate this to the Principal and all
Judaic and Ivrit support staff, and to parents when
applicable
• Respect and learn about all forms of observance
and maintain the open
and thoughtful environment to multiple perspectives so
coveted by our
teachers, families, and students
• Keep up with the discipline of best practices,
and work to help identify key texts, ideas, materials and
supplies that work to reflect the school's mission of
academic excellence
• Communicate with students, teachers, support
staff, and families to ensure the highest quality
educational experience for our students
We are looking for someone with a passion for what they
do and a commitment to strong communication with
teachers, students, and parents. We look forward to
meeting and speaking with any qualified candidate. We
encourage interested applicants visit our website at
www.akivanashville.net. Interested candidates should
send a cover letter and resume to
opportunities@akivanashville.net with Hebrew & Judaic
Studies Instructor in the heading.




For more information, please contact: opportunities@akivaschool.net

 
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01 May 2016


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Herzl Institute Tanach Education Workshop: Teaching Tanach as a Source of Theology and Philosophy

The Herzl Institute in Jerusalem is pleased to announce an intensive summer Workshop in Theology and Philosophy of the Tanach for rabbis and Jewish educators.

Instructors: Dr. Yoram Hazony, Dr. Joshua Weinstein
Convener: Rabbi Rafi Eis

Lectures and discussions will focus on topics such as:

“What Does Torah Teach Us About How Humans Should Understand God?”
“Can We Teach Theology So It Speaks to Students and is Authentic to the Text?”
“Why Did Our Forefathers Argue With God and Did They Change His Mind?”
“Reason and Revelation”
“Law, Narrative and How They Work Together to Make Torah”
“Looking at Genesis-Kings as a Unified Story”
“Human Creativity, Responsibility, and Leadership in Light of God’s Will”
“What Does ‘Torah From Heaven’ Mean?”

Who Should Apply?
The Herzl Institute Tanach Education Workshop is for rabbis and educators teaching Tanach in adult education, campus or high school settings. The workshop will be conducted in English. Hebrew proficiency is required.

Online application - http://herzlinstitute.org/en/workshop-application/

Jerusalem, Israel
August 1 - 4, 2016
Stipend: Accepted participants will receive a $1000 stipend, support for reasonable transportation costs to Jerusalem, and accommodations.

Application Deadline:
May 16, 2016

For more information, please write to Rabbi Rafi Eis: rafie@herzlinstitute.org

This workshop has been made possible by the generous support of the John Templeton Foundation.

For more information, please contact: rafie@herzlinstitute.org

 
Posted on
01 May 2016
 

STAJE Summer Seminar for Teachers in Jewish Schools: The Reconstruction of Jewish Life after the Holocaust

The Reconstruction of Jewish Life after the Holocaust

July 5 to 7, 2016

Overview

The Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust invites Jewish school educators to apply to participate in a three-day summer seminar, The Reconstruction of Jewish Life After the Holocaust. The seminar is part of the Museum’s Shoah Teaching Alternatives in Jewish Education (STAJE) programs and will take place at the Museum beginning Tuesday, July 5 through Thursday, July 7, 2016, from 10:00 A.M. to 4:45 P.M.

Description

Once World War II ended, the survivors made the first steps to reconstruct their lives. Most tried to find family and friends. Some returned to former homes. Many attempted to go west to the DP camps in the American and British zones in Germany. Some endeavored to immigrate to the land of Israel. Many married and began families, striving to rebuild after profound losses. How did the survivors fare? Who helped them? Join scholars and educators Esther Farbstein, Yitzchak Mais, Avinoam Patt, David Engel, and others as we explore this fascinating chapter of Jewish history.

Application

The STAJE Summer Seminar is free, but admission is by application.

To obtain an application, please email Dr. Paul Radensky, Manager of Education Programs, at pradensky@mjhnyc.org.

Completed applications are due by June 6, 2016.

If you have questions, please contact Dr. Radensky by email at the address above or by telephone at 646-437-4310.

Logistics

A light lunch will be provided (dietary laws observed) each day of the seminar. A portion of public transportation or parking will be reimbursed for participating teachers.

The Museum is located at 36 Battery Place in Lower Manhattan and is a convenient walk from the 1, 4/5, and R trains. Parking is available within a few blocks of the Museum. For more detailed directions, please visit our website.

STAJE Seminars are generously supported by The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany. Through recovering the assets of the victims of the Holocaust, the Claims Conference enables organizations around the world to provide education about the Shoah and to preserve the memory of those who perished.

For more information, please contact: pradensky@mjhnyc.org

 
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20 March 2016
 

Exceptional summer PD opportunity - Hidden Sparks

Transform your understanding of your students and yourself as a teacher with Hidden Sparks blended format summer course. The Hidden Sparks Learning Lenses curriculum helps educators learn how to observe, reflect and plan for all students in their classrooms. Using multiple lenses (developmental, temperamental, ecological) and real-life case studies, educators learn to understand student strengths and challenges, and identify strategies for all learners, including those who struggle academically and present challenging social-emotional issues. Educators will expand their instructional and conceptual toolboxes to improve student achievement. 

For more information, go to http://www.hiddensparks.org/hidden-sparks-blended-learning-lenses-course/.

For more information, please contact: sara@hiddensparks.org

 
Posted on
12 March 2016
 

Day School Workshop, Association of Jewish Libraries

The New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of the Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL-NYMA) will hold its 2016 Day School Workshop on Tuesday, March 29th1-4 pm, at The Ramaz Lower School, in the Multi-Purpose Room located on the ground floor, 125 East 85th Street (between Lexington and Park Avenues), New York, NY 10028. *A photo ID is required for entrance to Ramaz.*

PROGRAM:

1:00-1:20 pm Registration, Refreshments, Networking
1:20-1:30 pm Welcome by Rabbi Eric Grossman, Ramaz Head of School 

1:30-2:15 pm Librarianship in the Digital Age – Haviva Donin Peters, Librarian, Ramaz Lower School, and Noreen Wachs, Librarian, Ramaz Middle School

2:30-3:30 pm The Status of Curricula and Student Resources in Teaching about Israel and the Middle East: Empowering Librarians to Make Change – Steven Stotsky, Senior Research Analyst, CAMERA (Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America)

REGISTRATION:

RSVP required by Friday, March 25th: Haviva Donin Peters, petersh@ramaz.org. Payment is at the door: AJL-NYMA members, $10; non-members, $15 (*Annual dues for AJL-NYMA, $25)


For more information, please contact: petersh@ramaz.org

 
Posted on
23 February 2016
 

New upcoming educational series at Pardes


Rabbi Rahel Berkovits on the Philopophy of Rabbi Eliezer Berkovits Z"L. 

Tuesdays, March 1 - April 5, 8 pm: 6-part series with Rabbi Rahel Berkovits: The Philosophy of Rabbi Professor Eliezer Berkovits z”l. What is the interplay between Torah and real life situations? How do ancient texts apply to modern times? The philosophy of R. Berkovits will be examined through the lens of his writings on women and Jewish law, conversion and the unity of the Jewish people, the problem of Agunot, a sexual ethic in modern time, and the challenges of Prayer. See pardes.org.il/berkovits2016

Megillat Esther: Challenging Land, Law and God - A Radical Book and its Early Reception

Wednesdays, March 9 & 168 pm: 2-part series with Dr. Aaron Koller: Megillat Esther: Challenging Land, Law and God - A Radical Book and its Early Reception. Aaron Koller is an associate professor of Near Eastern and Jewish Studies at Yeshiva University. His most recent book is Esther in Ancient Jewish Thought (Cambridge University Press, 2014). See pardes.org.il/esther2016.

For more information, please contact: emma@pardes.org.il

 
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15 February 2016
 

The Jan Karski Institute for Holocaust Education – Summer 2016

Accepting Applications: The Jan Karski Institute for Holocaust Education – Summer 2016

We are now accepting applications for the 2016 Jan Karski Institute. Teachers interested in participating in the program should apply here by the April 15, 2016 deadline.
The 2016 Jan Karski Institute will take place on July 10-17, 2016 at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

About the Jan Karski Institute
Website: http://pjc.georgetown.edu/karski/about

The Certificate in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, designed for high school teachers, is a rigorous, non-degree program geared to the specific curricular and pedagogical needs of educators. The seven-day summer course is held on the campus of Georgetown University and will be taught by Georgetown faculty. Guest lecturers from think tanks, government and non-governmental agencies, as well as authors and independent scholars will enhance the learning experience. Participants will have access to Georgetown University’s libraries, as well as the numerous museums and cultural institutions in Washington, DC. Students will gain an understanding of the ways in which the Holocaust has shaped, and continues to impact, international relations and foreign policy. This focus reflects the strengths of Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service and its location in the nation’s capital.

Participants will leave with an in-depth understanding of the Holocaust and be prepared to teach the subject matter in a way that satisfies state requirements for public, private and parochial schools. Teachers will fulfill CEU requirements for Catholic dioceses and also for states with Holocaust education mandates. Teachers will be supplied with resources and become part of a network of educators equipped for a new era of Holocaust education. A Georgetown University certificate for CEU credits is awarded upon completion of the course. 

Please contact the Center for Jewish Civilization at cjcinfo@georgetown.edu with any questions.

For more information, please contact: cjcinfo@georgetown.edu

 
Posted on
06 February 2016
 

STAJE Seminar: The Dilemma of Jewish Cooperation with the Nazis, Museum of Jewish Heritage

Sunday, February 21, 2016 from 12:30 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

One of the more troubling dilemmas we confront as educators is how to understand Jews whose work with the Nazis resulted in further persecution of their fellow Jews. As we consider the moral challenges Jews faced during the Holocaust, we wonder whether or at what point Jewish cooperation with the Nazis moved from self-preservation to something more sinister?

Join Yitzchak Mais (Museum of Jewish Heritage), Samuel Kassow (Trinity College), Gabriel Finder (University of Virginia), and Neal Sher (former director, Office of Special Investigations) for a fascinating seminar that will explore Jewish cooperation with the Nazis including the Jewish police in the ghettos, the post-war “Courts of Honor” that tried Jews suspected of being complicit with the Nazis, and finally the United States prosecution of a Jewish kapo (forced labor supervisor).

The program is free of charge, however space is limited and advance registration is required.
To register or for more information, please contact Dr. Paul Radensky at pradensky@mjhnyc.org or call 646.437.4310. A light lunch for teachers will be available at 11:45 A.M. (dietary laws observed).

Public transportation or parking for teachers will be reimbursed up to $20 per person or vehicle upon presentation of original receipt.

STAJE Seminars are generously supported by The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany. Through recovering the assets of the victims of the Holocaust, the Claims Conference enables organizations around the world to provide education about the Shoah and to preserve the memory of those who perished.

For more information, please contact: pradensky@mjhnyc.org

 
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12 March 2016


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New educational resource - The final journey: how Judaism dignifies the passage

The final journey: how judaism dignifies the passage
A project of the Yeshiva High School, Boca Raton, FL
Rochel Berman, Project Director — Rabbi Jonathan Kroll, Head of School

The Final Journey: How Judaism Dignifies the Passage is a curriculum that explores Jewish death rituals. Developed and tested at the YHS, Boca Raton, it is designed to teach Jewish high school students in all streams of Judaism about the elegant path along which the Jewish deceased are taken in their final journey prior to burial. The content of the 8-session course centers about the role of the Chevra Kadisha, the Jewish Burial Society. As advocates for the deceased, they wash, purify and dress the body, thereby illuminating the humanity and ultimate dignity of the tahara ritual. 

To aid educators, a 98-page Study Guide has been published with detailed lesson plans on the following topics:
• Placing Death in the Context of the Jewish Lifecycle
• The Chevra Kadisha and Jewish Values
• Funeral Home Field Trip — reported in The New York Times 
• Sources and Significance of Halacha and Minhagim for Tahara
• The Chevra Kadisha During the Holocaust and Acts of Terrorism
• The History of the Chevra Kadisha in America
• Halachic Issues Regarding Autopsy and Organ Donation
• When Ordinary People Do Extraordinary Things

In addition, the Study Guide includes tips on how to implement the program, reflections by students, suggested course assignments and a sample Tahara Manual.

To obtain a copy of the Study Guide at no cost, email us at TheFinalJourney@bellsouth.net. Please include your name, name of the school, a mailing address and the grade(s) you teach.

The following resources are available on our website: http://tinyurl.com/TheFinalJourney
• An 8-minute Educational Overview of the course 
• Videos of each presentation taught in the course

For more information, please contact: TheFinalJourney@bellsouth.net

 
Posted on
15 February 2016
 

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt™ understands the mission and unique needs of Jewish day schools.HMH brings a tradition of excellence with a commitment to innovation. You can count on us to deliver a flexible, personalized approach to learning that encompasses the latest and most comprehensive digital solutions, content, assessments, as well as corresponding professional development resources.Schools that partner with us receive an educational program tailored to meet the highest academic standards, which includes the latest materials and techniques for superior learning with our end result being to develop students who are educated, independent thinkers.Learn more at hmhco.com/jewishdayschools

For more information, please contact:

 
Posted on
09 February 2016


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Call for articles, Jewish Bible Quarterly

If you have developed an idea or approach that you find exciting, why limit it to yourself and your students? Share it with the larger community of Bible lovers and scholars throughout the world, by sending if for consideration at the Jewish Bible Quarterly. Qualified teachers of Tanakh are encouraged to submit articles for publication in our journal.

The Jewish Bible Quarterly provides timely, authoritative studies on biblical themes. As the only Jewish-sponsored English-language journal devoted exclusively to the Bible, it is an essential source of information for anyone working in Bible studies. The Journal publishes original articles, book reviews and correspondence. All viewpoints are considered.

Instructions to authors can be found at: http://jbq.jewishbible.org/instructions-to-authors/ 

For more information, contact Rabbi Zvi Ron at zvijbq@gmail.com

For more information, please contact: zvijbq@gmail.com

 
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01 May 2016


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NRJE Conference Registration Now Available

NRJE Conference Registration Now Available

We are pleased to announce that the registration form for the 2016 conference has been posted. The 30th Annual Conference will be held from June 14-16, 2016, at Towson University, in Maryland. Held in collaboration with the Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry, the Conference will offer a unique opportunity to engage with educational phenomena in all their manifestations, settings, and contexts, and to place our engagements with Jewish education in broader scholarly and social contexts, in an effort to continue challenging and advancing our field.

The registration deadline is Wednesday, June 1. Travel subsidies are also available.

Registration and other conference information can be found here - http://www.nrje.org/conferences/2016-conference/ .

For more information, please contact: nrjecoordinator@gmail.com

 
Posted on
01 April 2016
 

SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR JEWISH TEACHING AND LEARNING AT CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY

SAVE THE DATE
SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR JEWISH TEACHING AND LEARNING

July 25–28, 2016 • Cleveland, Ohio

LEARN, ENGAGE, NETWORK AND EXPERIENCE
Mark your calendar to join us for four days this summer on Case Western
Reserve University’s beautiful campus, where master educators will help
you sharpen your skills and deepen your knowledge.
If you are a Jewish educator or administrator this conference is for you!
• Study with renowned scholars and educators
• Network and converse with fellow participants
• Learn cutting-edge methodologies
• Experience Cleveland’s music and arts scene

Seminars led by Covenant grant recipients include:
BUILDING COMMUNITIES OF INQUIRY IN JEWISH EDUCATION
Using the Philosophy for Children approach, educators learn to engage
their students in searching for meaning and building community through
encounters with Jewish text.

ANIMATING THE TEXT: FRAME BY FRAME
Join the founder and animation director of BimBam (formerly G-dcast) to
bring Jewish texts alive in the classroom with images, sound and motion.

Made possible in part by a grant from The Covenant Foundation

For more information about additional seminars or to register visit
www.case.edu/lifelonglearning
or contact Sheryl Hirsh at 216.368.2091 or
Sheryl.Hirsh@case.edu.

For more information, please contact: Sheryl.Hirsh@case.edu

 
Posted on
27 March 2016
 

International Conference on Jewish Genealogy: Special program for Jewish Educators

For the first time in conference history, the 36th International Conference on Jewish Genealogy will offer a special program to help Jewish educators incorporate genealogy and family history into the school curriculum -- whether it is a day school, synagogue school or a high school. The program will take place on the first day of the conference, Sunday, August 7, from 9am to 2pm. The educators' program requires a separate registration from the regular conference; attendees at the educators' sessions receive breakfast and lunch and, for an extra fee, they can attend the keynote lecture.

This year's conference will also feature a Jewish Film Festival created by Jewish film scholar and teacher of cinema Eric Goldman. Other highlights of the Seattle conference include the opening night keynote address by Dr. Devin Naar, chair of the University of Washington Sephardic Studies Program, and the banquet address by "legal genealogist" Judy Russell, a Certified Genealogist and Certified Genealogical Lecturer. As at previous conferences, remote streaming of selected programs will be available through LIVE!

The early registration period for the regular conference, which runs untilApril 30, offers the lowest fees, with savings of $55 for the full conference. Hotel rooms are going very quickly. To get a room at the conference rate, you must first register for the conference.

For a conference preview and a preview of what you can expect in Seattle, check out the webinar given by co-chair Chuck Weinstein to IGRA (the Israel Genealogy Research Association) earlier in March - go to http://www.iajgs2016.org and click on the webinar - don't forget to check out all the other great information on the website!

We're looking forward to seeing you in Seattle August 7-12.

Janette Silverman
Chuck Weinstein
Phyllis Grossman
Conference Co-Chairs

For more information, please contact: http://www.iajgs2016.org

 
Posted on
24 February 2016
 

Immerse Yourself in Hebrew in New York City

IVRIYON: HEBREW IMMERSION INSTITUTE FOR DAY SCHOOL
EDUCATORS
July 5-28, 2016
New York City

The Ivriyon summer institute prepares day school
educators to teach Judaic subjects engagingly and
effectively in Hebrew. The program combines intensive
language immersion with powerful learning experiences to
strengthen participating educators’ Hebrew language
skills. Participants emerge with renewed purpose,
strategies, and resources for the school year.

Ivriyon is a program of the William Davidson Graduate
School of Jewish Education, a multi-denominational
divison of The Jewish Theological Seminary. Tuition,
lodging, and some meals are generously subsidized. Visit
our website to learn more and to apply now.

http://www.jtsa.edu/The_Davidson_School/In_the_Field_Prof
essional_Development_and_Curriculum/Ivriyon_Hebrew_Immers
ion_Institute_for_Day_School_Educators.xml

For more information, please contact: davidsonschool@jtsa.edu

 
Posted on
23 February 2016
 

2016 CIE/ISMI Educator Enrichment Workshop on Modern Israel

LEARN WITH US! Pre-collegiate Educators are invited to apply to attend the 15th CIE/ISMI Educator Enrichment Workshop on Modern Israel in Atlanta, GA, June 26-30, 2016. The workshop offers a comprehensive understanding of modern Israel, while providing a wide array of tools for curriculum development and teaching. Sessions are led by experienced curriculum, academic, and content specialists from Israel and the United States. Our objectives are to provide teachers with core content and innovative teaching strategies; to enable educators to impart to their students a comprehensive understanding of Israeli society, history, culture, and politics, as well as the role of Israel in Jewish history and Diaspora identities; and to foster a learning community of educators exchanging information and best practices related tot heir specific grade levels. We seek enrollment from two or more pre-collegiate educators from one school; for the first time, registration is open to previous workshop participants from day schools who apply as part of a cohort from their day school. The application fee is $150, and includes single-room lodging, kosher meals and all workshop materials. Participants are responsible for their own travel expenses however CIE will provide a travel stipend of up to $250 per person. Spaces are filling quickly so apply today!  Go to www.israeled.org/workshop or call Heather Waters at 404-727-2737. The CIE/ISMI Educator Enrichment Workshop on Modern Israel is sponsored by the AVI CHAI Foundation and the Emory Institute for the Study of Modern Israel.

For more information, please contact: heatherwaters@israeled.org

 
Posted on
15 February 2016
 

Association of Jewish Libraries, Winter 2016 Conference

The New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of the Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL-NYMA) will hold its Winter 2016 Conference onWednesday, February 24th,1:30-4:30 pm, at The Jewish Theological Seminary, 3080 Broadway (@122 Street), New York, NY 10027. The location of the conference is the Private Dining Room located on the main floor of the Seminary . *A photo ID is required for entrance to the JTS campus.*

PROGRAM:

1:30-2:00 pm Registration, Refreshments, Networking

2:00-4:30 pm 

Hillel - Not Shammai: Learning LinkedIn on One Foot in Only a Half Hour –Nathan Rosen, Manager of Research & Knowledge Services, Herrick Feinstein
Mr. Rosen, creator and manager of three LinkedIn groups, will discuss the “five commandments” of LinkedIn profile development and offer guidelines on how to use LinkedIn.

Sefaria: A Living Library of Jewish Texts – Daniel Septimus, Executive Director of Sefaria
Mr. Septimus will describe Sefaria, a digital initiative he launched in 2013 to create an infrastructure for the future of Jewish study and conversation.

A Tribute to Pearl Berger – Edith Lubetski, Head Librarian, Heidi Steinberg Library, Stern College for Women, Yeshiva University
Join members of the NYC library community as we honor Pearl Berger, recently retired Dean of Libraries at Yeshiva University and longtime member of AJL-NYMA.

REGISTRATION:

RSVP required by Monday, February 22nd: Chaya Wiesman, chaya@ramaz.org. Payment is at the door: AJL-NYMA members, $10; non-members, $15 (*Annual dues for AJL-NYMA, $25)


For more information, please contact: chaya@ramaz.org

 
Posted on
20 March 2016


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Matan Bellows Eshkolot Educators Institute accepting applications for 2016-17





Would you like to become a Jewish
educator? Are you a Jewish educator seeking advanced
professional development?



Would you like to pursue full-time
Master’s level Tanakh study and get paid to do it?

Bellows Eshkolot: The Matan Educators Institute for Tanakh and Jewish Studies



Matan offers the unparalleled opportunity to expand your pedagogic skills
and Tanakh knowledge in Matan’s Bet Midrash in Jerusalem, with the option to concurrently earn an MA
in Jewish Education at Hebrew University, in ONE YEAR!



 



Bellows Eshkolot is a comprehensive,
full time program for women:



Courses - All books of Tanakh ● Parshanut ● Torah She'beal Peh ● Jewish Philosophy● Tanakh Tiyulim



Seminars
- Zionism●  Prayer●  Sexuality●  Educational Technology● Professional Development



Student
teaching ● Mentoring ● Job placement assistance



Courses are taught by a faculty
of outstanding scholars including: Dr. Bryna Levy, Rabbanit Shani Taragin,
Dr. Yael Ziegler, Rabbi Menachem Leibtag, Rav Dr. Mordechai Sabato, Mrs. Yael
Leibowitz, Dr. Dodi Tobin and more!



 



Program dates: August 29, 2016 –
August 8, 2017



Prerequisites: B.A. with
minimum GPA 3.0; High level of Tanakh knowledge; Hebrew proficiency



$5000 Matan tuition scholarship
and up to $10,000 living stipend available for outstanding candidates committed
to teaching in a Jewish day school or high school in North America for a
minimum of two years, upon completion of the program.



Applications currently being accepted – Application deadline
April 15, 2016



 



For a video about the program, sample schedule, additional
information and to apply: www.matan.org.il       dodi@matan.org.il  054-767-0662



Dr. Dodi FishmanTobin, Dean of Students 



Rabbanit Shani Taragin, Educational Director



Dr. Bryna Jocheved Levy, Rector



 



 



For more information, please contact: dodi@matan.org.il

 
Posted on
28 February 2016
 

The Principals’ Center at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

This summer, The AVI CHAI Foundation is excited to once again sponsor day school leaders to attend one of two institutes at The Principals’ Center at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. New candidates, as well as those who have previously attended a summer institute prior to 2014 (with or without AVI CHAI sponsorship), are welcome to apply.

The AVI CHAI Foundation believes that effective Jewish day schools require committed and competent leaders who both work to improve their students’ learning and Jewish experiences, and prioritize their own professional growth. We have therefore developed a year-long program, structured around the Harvard Summer Institutes, to help day school leaders achieve these goals.

For further information and to apply, please use the following link: http://p0.vresp.com/2QgDLo

For more information, please contact: nleibowitz@avichaina.org

 
Posted on
08 February 2016
 

SHAPELL'S MARRIED COUPLE FELLOWSHIP

Shapell’s/Darche Noam is excited to announce the establishment ofthe David Shapell z”l Memorial Married Couples Fellowship.  The Fellowship will provide a married couplewith outstanding academic and leadership potential a full scholarship, room andhalf board during the 5777 academic year. The fellowship includes full timelearning in the regular programs for the husband at Yeshiva DarcheNoam/Shapell’s and for the wife at Midreshet Rachel v’Chaya, in Jerusalem. Inaddition, the couple will benefit from special programs and classes throughoutthe year designed for couples seeking to build stronger marriages and homes, onthe foundation of Torah.

We encourage observant young couples who are committed to Torahstudy, spiritual growth, and service to the Jewish community, to apply for thisfellowship. Prior Yeshiva/Midrasha background is not a prerequisite, butprevious learning experience is an advantage.

Shapell’s/Darché Noam enjoys renown for its structured approach toteaching how to access Jewish texts, its integration of different approaches inTorah Judaism, its diverse staff, and its high quality student body. With anemphasis on derech eretz and teaching a love of Israel, students areinstilled with an appreciation of their uniqueness as individuals andresponsibility as Jews. Built on the philosophy of  Deracheha Darché Noam, “the ways of theTorah are ways of harmony”, the Yeshiva and Seminaryhave facilitated the spiritual and personal growth of thousands of men andwomen. Over the years, our married couples program has proven to have apowerful long-term impact on the lives of its participants in building thosefamilies. 

The Fellowship was established in memory of our benefactor, DavidShapell z”l.  Mr. Shapell (along with his wife Fela, tb'l) wasparticularly proud of the Torah families built by our alumni. We areproud to honor Mr. Shapell’s memory by making this extraordinary opportunityavailable to a deserving couple. 

Couples who wish to apply for the Fellowship should contact RabbiShimshon Nadell (Director of Recruitment) at rsn@darchenoam.org  to receive applicationinformation. 

For more information about the programs at Shapell’s/Darche Noamplease visit www.darchenoam.org .

For more information, please contact: rsn@darchenoam.org

 
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01 May 2016


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Ptil Tekhelet Partners in Innovation North American Presentations series

Ptil Tekhelet is putting together a special Partners in innovation program designed to bring exciting interactive learning opportunities to the US

Tentative dates for the Program are May 6 - May 20
http://tekhelet.com/partnership-program/

Ptil Tekhelet's Partnership Program effectively matches vibrant Jewish community involvement with innovative schools to provide a unique educational experience. The program presents the mitzvah of tzitzit with tekhelet in an independent, hands-on fashion. While emphasizing the halachic aspects, the topic is brought to life by showing the interaction between chemistry, biology, history and archaeology.

This supervised learning experience, requires a minimum of one 45 minute class period. The material is suitable for grades four and higher, and includes:

• Hands-on dyeing of tekhelet with self-guided kits (up to 10 students per kit)
• Multi-media presentation
• Source booklets
• Wool processing workshop, including relevance to melachot shabbat

The cost of the program is $500 for a half-day program and $750 for a full day. Schools outside of NY and NJ will be charged an additional transportation fee.

The following communities have already benefited from our Partnership Program, thanks to their sponsors:
Morris Smith at Yeshiva Darchei Torah, DSR-HALB, and HAFTAR in Long Island, New York. 
Dr. Jonathan Javitt at the M.J. Berman Hebrew Academy of Greater Washington in Washington D.C. 
Dr. Jack Stroh at RPRY in Highland Park, New Jersey. 
Charlie Wimpfheimer at the Moriah school in Englewood, New Jersey. 
Tami Wolinetz Schaum at the Ashar school in Monsey, New York.

Schools and communities interested in joining the Partnership Program may contact Joel Guberman at joel@tekhelet.com.

For more information, please contact: joel@tekhelet.com

 
Posted on
25 March 2016
 

Now accepting application for Midreshet Avigayil!

Self-motivated learners will find their home at Midreshet Avigayil, the highest-level full-time Talmud program for teenage girls. In two intense and inspiring weeks, our students dramatically improve their ability to learn gemara independently. Students master new methods of learning while studying a classic sugya in a rigorous environment with Rabbi Aryeh Klapper and assorted guest lecturers. Our students continue their connection with each other throughout the year through Midreshet Avigayil Online, a free monthly online series of shiurim.

Where is it? Midreshet Avigayil is hosted by Congregation Beth Sholom of Providence, RI. Students are housed in the Providence community.

When is it? August 7-19, 2016.

Who should apply? Strong, self-motivated female learners with demonstrated dedication to Torah study and facility reading both Hebrew and Aramaic. Applicants should preferably be between the ages of 12 and 20 (contact us if you believe you should be an exception).

What do we learn? Each summer, we explore a long sugya in depth with the traditional sources. To view some of our work from 2015, click here or here or here. Our students prepare and publish written summaries each week, as well as a video showcasing their new skills and knowledge at the end.
 
Cost: $1200. We are committed to ensuring that economic circumstances do not deter students, so please contact us if the tuition is an issue for you.

For more information: Check us out on Facebook or contact us at midreshetavigayil@gmail.com or 781-369-1872.

For more information, please contact: midreshetavigayil@gmail.com

 
Posted on
20 March 2016
 

Worldwide "Tefillat Esther" program

Dear Colleague,

In light of the wave of terror that has plagued Israel for the last number of months there will be a worldwide "Tefillat Esther" taking place via internet on Taanit Esther, March 23rd from11-11:45 AM EDT, 5:00-5:45 PM Israel time.

Esther taught us that in difficult times our response must be לך כנוס את כל היהודים. We therefore are urging you to include grades 7 and up in this important program.

To sign up please click on the link tefillatester.com. Any questions please email tefillatester@gmail.com.

The program, which will begin from the Kotel, will include תהילים, music and short messages of inspiration. It would therefore be helpful if in preparation your student body would complete ספר תהילים as a group. 
Please feel free to "spread the word" about this program to parents and colleagues.

Individuals who wish to view the program can register at tefillatester.com to receive the live stream link.

In the zchut of our Tefillot may peace quickly return to our beloved homeland.

Thank you,
Rabbi Joel Cohn

For more information, please contact: tefillatester@gmail.com

 
Posted on
12 March 2016
 

Areyvut’s National Mitzvah Day

This year, on Sunday April 10th, join in Areyvut’s National Mitzvah Day – a day which encourages acts of kindness!

On National Mitzvah Day, communities across the country join together to highlight acts of kindness and communal involvement. This is a great opportunity to get students, families and educators actively involved in chesed and hands on community service activities.

Participating is easy! Simply organize a project for your school, synagogue, JCC, agency, youth movement or community to participate in on April 10th, register your project and share photos from your event with us. (Register here: http://www.areyvut.org/register_now/)
If you don’t have an idea you can utilize a planning unit and educational resources to help guide you in organizing a project. http://www.areyvut.org/uploads/EducationalMaterials2016.pdf

The Areyvut staff is available as a resource. Either e-mail social@areyvut.org or call 201-244-6702 so that we can help you arrange a project.

Daniel Rothner
Founder & Director
Areyvut, Inc.
daniel@areyvut.org
www.areyvut.org

For more information, please contact: social@areyvut.org

 
Posted on
15 February 2016
 

Online Tekhelet Course - TRUE BLUE: The Story of the Loss and Rediscovery of the Mitzvah of Tekhelet

Dear Colleagues,

Please see this announcement for an upcoming online, interactive series about Tekhelet – a perfect opportunity for your students and their families to engage in truly integrative learning. The course includes opportunity to order one’s own dye-kit and produce “biblical blue” at home. Please help us spread the word, or contact us if you’d like to discuss ways to integrate the online course in your classrooms (weekly source material will be made available, and can be adapted for classroom or beit midrash use).

Join WebYeshiva.org in partnership with Ptil Tekhelet for an incredible experience for individual students, whole classes, or family-learning. Weave together Torah, archaeology, chemistry, biology, halakhah, and history with this free, online, interactive program. This four-part series will explore the many aspects of the beautiful mitzvah of Tekhelet. 

Participate live in our interactive classroom, or join in via the archived recordings. This unique program includes an option for an at-home dyeing experiment. To acquire the highly recommended (optional) kit for the experiment, please click here. 

Registration for "True Blue: The Story of Tekhelet" is open at WebYeshiva.org/PtilTekhelet.
The live meetings will take place over 4 Sundays, at 11am EST, beginningMarch 20, 2016. (Archives available for those who can't join the synchronous classes.)

Rabbi Jeffrey Saks, ATID/WebYeshiva.org
Joel Guberman & Dr. Baruch Sterman, Ptil Tekhelet

For more information, please contact: atid@atid.org

 
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01 April 2016


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Yeshivah of Flatbush Joel Braverman High School is seeking a Varsity and JV Boys Hockey Coach

Yeshivah of Flatbush Joel Braverman High School is seeking
a Varsity and JV Boys Hockey Coach for the 2016-17 school
year. Please submit a letter of interest and resume with
qualifications to:

Eric Amkraut
Athletic Director
eamkraut@flatbush.org

For more information, please contact: eamkraut@flatbush.org

 
Posted on
29 March 2016
 

Matan Advanced Tanakh Summer Institute





For women
who want to learn Tanakh at an advanced level



For teachers
looking to re-energize and enhance their knowledge



MATAN’S
ADVANCED TANAKH SUMMER INSTITUTE 5776



Two
weeks of study in Jerusalem
with outstanding Tanakh scholars
Sunday July 17– Thursday July 28, 2016  ●  11-22
Tamuz 5776



8:45 am – 3:30 pm



Tanakh
and the Cityעיר ואם בישראל-



This summer
we will open our Tanakhim and enter the gates of the Biblical metropolis. As we
explore the impact of cities such as Shechem, Chevron, Meggido, Bet Lechem, Bet
Shemesh, Shilo, Yericho, Sdom, Jerusalem
and more, we will examine the personalities and events that brought these places
prominence, and the significance of these cities for our people, then and now.



Faculty: Prof. Uriel Simon, Rav
Amnon Bazak, Dr. Avigail Rock, Dr. Adina Sternberg, Rav Menachem Leibtag, Yael
Leibowitz, Dr. Orit Avnery,  Dr. Meir
Lockshin, Dr. Avivah Zornberg and many more!



Dynamic Bet
Midrash setting ● Two full-day Tanakh Tiyulim● Hebrew fluency required ● Program
for women only



Program
Director:  Dr. Dodi Fishman Tobin



 Tuition
discounts available for university students



For more
information and to apply: www.matan.org.il  dodi@matan.org.il 054-767-0662



What participants are saying about the
Advanced Tanakh Summer Institute:



“Exceptionally well organized. The teachers were top names in the field.
It was wonderful learning Torat Yisrael in Eretz Yisrael in Hebrew with other,
bright, like-minded women.”



Dr. Deborah Rapps, Religious
School Principal, Teaneck



 “I
was privileged to learn from world renowned educators and explore
interesting topics in Judaism while being exposed to various texts
and commentaries. It was really inspiring to see women of different ages and
backgrounds all gathering together to learn Torah. Thank you so much for
such a wonderful opportunity!" Sofia Peimani, Tanakh Teacher, Ramaz



 "I
found a group of eager and serious students taught by enthusiastic teachers who
radiated their deep love of Tanakh and invited us to join in and really work
the text.  An amazingly gratifying
emotional and intellectual experience."  Linda Sklar, Clinical Social
Worker, Las Vegas

For more information, please contact: dodi@matan.org.il

 
Posted on
12 March 2016
 

The Jewish Education Geographic Information Project (Jedgip)


http://arcg.is/1OX9eTh

Dr. Isaac Hollander, Project Director
dr.h[at]isaachollander.com

MARCH 2016

Project Objective:
To cultivate and facilitate spatial thinking in Jewish education through a comprehensive Jewish Education Geographic Information System (GIS).

Rationale:
The learning experiences of Jewish Day School students are often fragmented and disconnected. The goal of JEDGIP is to help students and the stakeholders involved in their education conceptualize and visualize their learning in its breadth and depth by enhancing the understanding, accessibility, searchability, shareability, teachability, and meaning of Jewish Studies educational materials.

Method:
The National Research Council places spatial thinking at the forefront of the 21st-century educational agenda, and considers Geographic Information Systems (GIS) spatial technology a central tool to that end. This call should resonate loudly for Jewish Studies educators because the Jewish experience is inherently embedded in time and place.

The power of GIS lies in its ability to capture, integrate, edit, analyze, share and display data by relating units of information through the visual index of location. It provides opportunities to visualize and track a student’s knowledge across disciplines, subjects and time. It can meaningfully enhance students’ “diachronic” links with Jewish tradition and past as well as “synchronic” links with the contemporary world, the Jewish world, and Israel.

Concept Outline:
The purpose of this page is to provide an access point to the strongly visual Concept Outline. Please continue by following this link: http://arcg.is/1OX9eTh.

This is a highly collaborative project. Let us refine the idea and make it happen!

For more information, please contact: dr.h@isaachollander.com

 
Posted on
12 March 2016
 

New edition of the MOFET Jewish Ed Bulletin

Catch up on the world of Jewish Ed with the new edition of the MOFET Jewish Ed Bulletin.

The March MOFET Jewish Ed bulletin contains items with resources for Purim, special needs and inclusion, teen engagement and much more selected from journals and other Jewish education publications.
http://jtec.macam.ac.il/portal/MailViewer.aspx?id=8

Enjoy & Share with your colleagues.

Have a merry Purim,

Reuven

Reuven Werber | Academic & Content Editor of International Portal for Jewish Education
MOFET International Jewish Education Portal – http://jtec.macam.ac.il/portal

For more information, please contact: http://jtec.macam.ac.il/portal

 
Posted on
19 February 2016
 

Director of Development, Silver Springs, MD

Our client is an Orthodox Jewish Day School. The Director of
Development is a primary fundraiser and is responsible for the success of the
organization’s fundraising efforts. 

For more information, please contact: joel@joelpaul.com

 

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