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 school is currently seeking daily on-call substitute teachers for the 2021-22 school year for General Studies and Judaic Studies. The rate of pay is $150 per day and $75 for half a day. The substitute teacher can work among divisions and disciplines.
Early Childhood: The typical working day is from 7:45am-3:45pm Monday through Thursday, and 7:45am-1:45pm on Friday. The substitute teacher may be assigned to one classroom for the day or rotate between classrooms as needed. This division serves grades N-K.
Lower School: The typical working day is from 7:45am-3:45pm Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 7:45am-4:20pm on Wednesday and 7:45am-1:45pm on Friday. The substitute teacher may be assigned to one classroom for the day or rotate between classrooms as needed. This division serves grades 1-5.
Middle School: The typical working day is from 7:45am-4:30pm Monday through Wednesday, 7:45am-3:50pm on Thursday and 7:45am-1:30pm on Friday. The substitute teacher will cover individual periods as needed and may have breaks in between. This division serves grades 6-8.
High school diploma; college degree preferred.
Experience working with children.
Must be available to work full days.
Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and complete weekly mandated PCR testing.
Qualified applicants should upload a cover letter and resume. To apply, follow this link:
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.