STEM & Entrepreneurship Teacher
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Solomon Schechter Day School, Inc., Newton, MA

Accredited by AISNE

The Solomon Schechter Day School is looking to hire a dynamic and engaging individual to teach and mentor students in the intersection of STEM and entrepreneurship.

Job Description: (may include some or all of the following)

  • Design, plan and implement an elective Entrepreneurship class for grade 6-8, that motivates students, and develops an entrepreneurial mindset.
  • Design, plan and implement STEM classes for grades 6-8 and grades 4-5
  • Mentor groups of students involved in a year-long social entrepreneurship program.
  • Teach STEM class to students in Grades 4 & 5.

Qualifications:

  • Direct entrepreneurial experience, and ability to teach students how to develop an entrepreneurial mindset.
  • Background in STEM, with ability to coach and mentor students on a variety of technology, and design tools.
  • Interest and ability to connect with students.

Hours:

The elective class meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15-4:05pm.  Additional hours are available depending on other job responsibilities that are of interest. The hours for preparation can be flexible.

Pay:

Competitive salary; commensurate with experience

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.

To Apply:

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

  • STEM