Lower School Judaic Studies Teachers, SAR Academy

May 12, 2020


SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox, co-educational day school in Riverdale, NY, is now accepting resumes for Judaic Studies Head Teachers in the Lower School (Grades 1-5).

-Exhibits strong ability to build connections with students, to develop an atmosphere of respect and empathy, and to build a classroom community
-Displays effective collaborative skills
-Understands principles of social, emotional and cognitive development
-Demonstrates knowledge of and ability to teach textual skills in an Ivrit b’Ivrit environment and to transmit a love of Torah and mitzvot
-Demonstrates an ability to differentiate instruction within a heterogeneous classroom setting
-Uses educational technology to maximize student engagement
-Approaches problem-solving in a positive, creative and encouraging manner
-Native Hebrew speakers preferred

-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 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 and recess duty

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

For more information, contact: jfenster@saracademy.org