We are looking for a Judaic Studies Associate and Lead Teacher at our Brooklyn school. We are a Reggio-inspired school actively creating a constructivist approach to education. Our teachers participate in school-wide Professional Development programs as well as courses and conferences of individual interest. Our faculty is a true Community of Learners and teachers thrive in an environment of support and growth. It is an exciting time to join us!
The school year is consistent with the Jewish calendar and closed during the summer.
Collaborating with the lead teacher in planning the curriculum and reviewing lesson plans.
Preparing and studying the material to be taught, in order to be knowledgeable of the objectives of the lesson.
Tending to all class responsibilities to complete scheduled targets in the lead teacher’s absence
Head Teacher will design and maintain a classroom environment that facilitates active, hands-on learning, group management, self-expression and choice, and inclusion of all children, parents, volunteers and staff.
Conduct morning prayer services
Communicate with parents and school counselors on student progress
Associate Teacher should have completed a Bachelor’s Degree
Associate teacher needs to be familiar with Jewish religious customs, holidays and with Hebrew language
Head teacher should have a Master’s degree and hold certification and/or license in related field and preference will be given to candidates with 3 years of teaching experience.
Should be fluent in Hebrew, and feel comfortable teaching in an Ivrit b’Ivrit school.
May have Semicha Rabbinic Ordination in place of Master’s degree.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer offering a wonderful mission driven environment, competitive salary and benefits including a 403(b) retirement plan and lunch. MDY is committed to an inclusive faculty therefore candidates from diverse backgrounds who want to make a real impact on the future of education are encouraged to apply.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer offering:
A competitive salary will be based on education and experience
Comprehensive benefits package
A 403(b) retirement plan with a 5% company match (starting with the 2022-23 school year.)
Tuition Reimbursement
School paid lunch.
Continuous school-wide Professional Development
The school year is consistent with the Jewish calendar and closed during the summer.
Now is an exciting time to join us!

Contact Email:lookstein@mdyschool.org