Interim Hebrew Teacher
  • Teacher

The Rashi School, Dedham, MA

Accredited by AISNE

The Rashi School is now seeking a Hebrew Teacher for an interim substitute role to provide in-person teaching.  Some remote teaching may be necessary.

Reporting to the Chair of Hebrew and Spanish Language, the Hebrew Teacher provides Hebrew language instruction for a variety of proficiency and age levels. Teachers create lesson plans, conduct interactive lessons, assign homework, prepare assessments, and evaluate students formatively and summatively. Additionally, they collaborate with other members of the Hebrew Department to develop thematic curricula that align with best practices in Second Language Acquisition. The teacher communicates frequently and effectively with parents, guardians, specialists, and department heads regarding the educational, behavioral, and social development of each student.

Position Responsibilities Include:

  • Create and implement structures and routines that support student learning.
  • Observe, evaluate, and support student performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Prepare materials and classroom spaces for class activities
  • Provide differentiated instruction to students to meet varying needs and interests.
  • Develop and implement tasks and activities that support students’ acquisition of Hebrew and Jewishi-Israeli culture.
  • Utilize a variety of instructional formats, including whole group small group, partner, and independent work
  • Teach and support the acquisition of reading and writing skills, which allow students to have a meaningful relationship with religious Jewish texts, recite Jewish prayers in Hebrew, and prepare them for Bar/Bat Mitzvah (religious ceremonies).
  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicate those objectives to students.
  • Provide feedback on student work.
  • Collaborate with other department members to develop curricula.
  • Prepare, administer, and grade assessments and assignments to evaluate students' progress.
  • Participate in weekly planning meetings with the Department Chair.
  • Attend grade level meetings with the Division Director.
  • Share duties (recess, lunch, etc.) set by the Assistant Head of School.
  • Participate in Tefillah, Kabbalat Shabbat, and other holiday celebrations, as assigned by the Assistant Head of School.
  • Lead parent/teacher conferences.
  • Communicate with parents.
  • Prepare report cards twice annually.
  • Attend weekly faculty meetings.


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited College or University.
  • 3-5 years teaching experience.
  • Fluent in Modern Hebrew.

Physical Requirements

  • Able to sit, type, twist, bend, use telephone and computers, communicate orally and in writing.
  • Able to wear a cloth mask mouth and nose covering for extended periods.


To apply

Please send resume, cover letter and list of professional references to