Denver Academy of Torah (DAT) is now searching for our K-12 Judaic Studies Principal to begin in the 2023-24 academic year. The JS Principal will be a creative, talented, motivated Jewish educator who cares deeply about being a part of and contributing to a thriving Jewish community. The Principal will lead our dedicated faculty who teach a rich Judaic Studies curriculum and will be a positive role model who fosters our students’ devotion to Jewish living and learning, both in and out of school. He/she will have a lifelong impact on our students and their families.

Our JS Principal will be a thoughtful and reflective educator who will be a member of the senior Administrative Team, oversee the Judaic Studies and Hebrew faculty, and lead all aspects of our Jewish life on campus. The JS Principal’s vision will ensure that the structures and systems of both our formal and informal educational programs support the school’s mission to provide a Modern-Orthodox, co-educational, Torah observant, Zionist education to our students.

Our JS Principal will be an engaged, fully invested, leader who builds trust, is comfortable with healthy debate in order to advance the school’s goals, pays close attention to people and how they can be supported, makes thoughtful, well researched decisions, and cares about results.

Overall, our 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, 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

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Interested candidates are encouraged to contact DAT’s search consultant, Mark Shinar Consulting, to discuss the opportunity and the process. All inquiries will be kept confidential. Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to:

DAT does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, color, sex, age or disability.

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