Administrative Assistant to the Lower School and Lower School Head

  • May 12, 2019

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School has an opening for an Administrative Assistant to the Lower School and Lower School Head to begin in Spring 2019.

In addition to providing administrative support and calendar management to the Lower School Head, the Administrative Assistant will interface with teachers, the Assistant Lower School Head, Lower School School Psychologist, Student Support Coordinator and all departments of the school including Judaic Studies, Admissions, the Business Office, Human Resources, The Maintenance Department, Technology and the Main Office.

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 ideal candidate should have the following:
College degree
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Technological acumen
Ability to multitask
Success in handling a busy office
Comfort in interacting with children

Salary commensurate with prior relevant work history and skills.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to

Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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