Associate JS Principal-Yeshivat Yavneh, Los Angeles

Overall, our Associate Judaic Studies Principal:
Is passionate about children, teaching, and learning
Has integrity and a strong work ethic
Is forward-thinking, organized, and well prepared
Is a self-reflective and life-long learner
Takes responsibility for actions and decisions
Is approachable, collaborative, and is an active listener
Is a kind person with a sense of humor
Is able to effectively navigate difficult conversations
Is a strong team player and team builder
Is a Religious role model
Has expertise in Judaic content and learning skills/methodologies

Responsibilities:
In concert with the General Studies Principal and Judaic Studies Principal, oversee (and evaluate) all academics, and help set the curricular agenda, and academic trajectory
Help to evaluate and revamp curricula/scope and sequence as needed
Lead, supervise, and evaluate Judaic staff/faculty
Coordinate guest speakers and other special programs in conjunction with the Director of Programming, and help support tefila and learning initiatives (i.e. mishmar)
Work with Principal on educational accreditation (WASC)
Creating and maintaining student behavior expectations
To help maintain student discipline and follow-through with correspondence record keeping relating to discipline.
To counsel students when necessary, working closely with the guidance department
To keep fellow administrators fully informed on student issues and all other relevant matters pertaining to school life.
Facilitate the resolution of conflict
Perhaps Teach 1-2 classes

Qualifications:
Advanced degree in Education and/or Educational Leadership
Years of teaching and educational leadership experience
Excellent writing and oral communication skills

Salary commensurate with skill and experience

Contact email: njoel@yha.org