Part Time Judaic Studies Teacher (Long Term Substitute)
  • Teacher

Solomon Schechter Day School, Inc. Newton, MA

Accredited by AISNE

The Solomon Schechter Day School is looking for a dynamic and engaging middle school Judaic Studies Teacher (part-time) for a long term substitute position for the 2019-2020 academic year. The position would start in September and end in November.  The Judaic Studies Teacher reports to the Director of Jewish Life.

Job Description:

  • Design, plan and implement lessons that motivate students and create active learning experiences.
  • Prepare and implement differentiated instruction, activities and assessments that meet the needs of every student.
  • Build relationships with all students, so they are actively engaged in classroom activities.
  • Create and maintain a safe, well-structured physical environment that is conducive to student learning.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • Proficient in Tanakh and tefillot and knowledgeable about Jewish observance.
  • Expertise in the teaching of Tanakh.
  • Minimum of two years experience teaching students, preferably in a middle school setting.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.

About the School:

The Solomon Schechter Day School (15 months through Grade 8) nurtures self-discovery through an innovative and engaging curriculum. We ignite a spark in students for Jewish learning and a love of Israel while fostering a caring, collaborative and joyful community.

We are looking for educators who are excited about:

  • Student-centered learning. You are an educator that strives every day to create a classroom environment that is truly a community of learners, where students reflect on what they are learning and how they are learning it.
  • Creativity and innovation. You are looking for a creative and innovative environment to teach, where you are empowered to identify ways to nurture and challenge students
  • Small class sizes. You thrive in small class sizes, that ensure students and educators are in the optimal environment to be successful.
  • Educator community. You want to work with self-reflective colleagues, who are constantly trying to learn and grow as educators, and support the learning of peers.

 

Pay & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary; commensurate with experience

To Apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@ssdsboston.org

 

  • judaic
  • studies