Middle School English and Language Arts Teacher

by | Jun 1, 2022 | Day School Faculty Positions, Teaching Positions

NOW HIRING FOR 2022-2023
Middle School English and Language Arts Teacher

Kohelet Yeshiva Middle School, an educationally progressive, Modern Orthodox Day School, located in Merion Station, Pennsylvania, seeks a dynamic and talented educator for the position of English and Language Arts teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. The ELA Teacher position is envisioned as a full-day position, with teaching hours between 9am-2pm, encompassing all Literacy instruction for a multi-age middle school learning environment.

The successful candidate will:
-Lead a mixed-age and ability class along with other members of the KYMS teaching team.
-Work collaboratively to design and implement reading and writing integrated curricula.
-Utilize research-based best practices in subject instruction to create rigorous, dynamic, skill-building learning environments for middle schoolers.
-Possess experience using Reading and Writing Workshop project models in a meaningful way for personalized learning.
-Demonstrate excellent classroom management skills and create a positive classroom culture that fosters student ownership, creativity, and problem-solving.
-Assess students in a variety of ways, and use data to assist student growth, self-reflection and instruction.
-Determine students’ academic and social-emotional learning goals, ensure they’re met, and communicate them to colleagues, parents and students regularly.
-Be active in the school community (attend events at KYMS, including professional development, and open house events, among others).

The successful candidate will:
-Have an undergraduate or graduate degree in education.
-Undergraduate or graduate degree in Literacy related field.
-Have prior experience with creating child-centered learning activities and classroom teaching experience with MS students.
-Demonstrate a reflective mindset, intellectual curiosity, and leadership potential.

Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

If you want to be part of a team of passionate and talented educators who are committed to impacting Jewish lives and changing the face of Jewish education, please email your resume to Kohelet Yeshiva Middle School: innovators@koheletyeshiva.org.

Website: www.koheletyeshiva.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/koheletyeshivalabandmiddleschools/
Twitter: @yeshivalab

Contact Email:innovators@koheletyeshiva.org

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