Lower School Director of Judaic Studies – ‘Rosh Limudei Kodesh’

by | Jan 20, 2022 | Teaching Positions

The Leffell School is a dynamic, cutting-edge K-12 independent Jewish school serving approximately 820 students on two campuses in Westchester County, 30 minutes north of New York City. We emphasize academic excellence, traditional Jewish learning and values, and a strong sense of community.

We are seeking an outstanding, passionate, and experienced Jewish educator to become the Director of Judaic Studies at our Lower School, located in White Plains, NY.

This new role, which we have informally been referring to as a ‘Rosh Limudei Kodesh’ will join our Lower School leadership team and oversee the teaching and learning of Chumash, Tefilah, Chagim, and Mishnah. Collaborating with teachers and with colleagues at both the Lower School and in other divisions, this individual will envision, strengthen, and supervise Lower School Jewish learning, continuously assessing and reassessing our program and its outcomes. This individual will be a teacher, a teacher of teachers, and an engaging role model who inspires students to love Jewish learning.

Qualifications: Strong experience in Jewish education, curriculum development, and supervision required. Master’s degree or higher in Jewish education preferred. Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates please apply here: www.leffellschool.org/careers

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