Below are some helpful links for finding Jewish day schools and open teaching positions across the country.
Pardes Day Schools
Ravsak, Jewish Community Day School Network
Lookstein School Database
Solomon Schechter Day School Association
Yeshiva University Institute for University-School Partnership
Careers at Gateways: http://www.jgateways.org/About-us/Careers-at-Gateways
Gateways is looking for an Executive Assistant, Music Teacher and Song Leader, B'nei Mitzvah Tutor, and Senior Director of Institutional Advancement
Ner Tamid Community Day School is currently seeking a part-time Hebrew teacher who has been trained in the proficiency approach to language instruction. Interested candidates, please contact Dr. Nancy Hait, Head of School, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ner Tamid Community Day School is a new Jewish day school in Boston’s south area committed to multi-age learning and Jewish life. The school is located in the classroom wing of Temple Israel at 125 Pond Street in Sharon MA.
Teen Beit Midrash Program Manager/Co-teacher- Cambridge, MA
Time commitment- roughly 7hrs/week (includes classroom, prep, and admin)
Boston’s Teen Beit Midrash, founded in 2013, is a Jewish learning space for curious teens, serious in its approach to study and informal in atmosphere. Each session is framed around thought-provoking questions of modern significance. Historical context and technical reading skills are introduced over the course of the year, guiding students to challenge themselves in encountering classical Jewish texts on their own terms. With the close support of peers and teachers, the students develop their independence in navigating the Jewish textual tradition and bringing it into conversation with our lives today. In addition to the weekly classes, a Shabbaton in Boston helps build our classroom community.
The program is open to post-b’nai mitzvah students of all Hebrew levels and Judaic studies backgrounds. During the 2014-2015 school year there have been 12 students each semester with ranging Jewish family backgrounds, from across the Boston area, attending a range of public and private schools.
The Program Manager/Co-Teacher will support the Education Director in the classroom by helping build community among the teens and working one-on-one with individual students. S/he will also be responsible for ongoing communication with parents and will spearhead outreach efforts. S/he will ensure that the program runs smoothly. (full description of responsibilities attached)
Interested applicants should e-mail a resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Seeking Hebrew/Judaic Studies teacher: The Alpert Family Aleph Bet Jewish Day School, a K-5 community day school in Annapolis, MD, seeks a Hebrew/Judaic Studies teacher for the 2015-16 school year. The position involves teaching Hebrew language and Judaic studies, leading daily t’filahservices, and collaborating in planning Judaic programming. Applicants need to have strong Judaic background, fluent Hebrew, and elementary grade teaching experience. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic and creative, is able to differentiate instruction to capitalize on students’ individual strengths and address their areas of need, and can embrace our trans-denominational mission. Please send a resume and cover letter to Nan Jarashow, Head of School, at 1125 Spa Road, Annapolis, MD 21403, or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seeking Elementary School Teachers
Torah Academy of Greater Philadelphia seeks excellent elementary school teachers to begin in the 2015-16 school year. Candidates must be certified to teach 1st-5th grades and have classroom experience. We seek child-centered educators who can work well as part of a professional team. Excellent communication skills (with children, parents, peers and administrators) are critical. Experience with differentiated education and technology are highly desired. Please send resume as well as professional references (including contact information) to email@example.com.
Seeking a Kindergarten Teacher
Torah Academy of Greater Philadelphia seeks an experienced early childhood educator to teach kindergarten. The teacher should be comfortable with a developmentally appropriate approach (including working in centers), be patient and caring, and have excellent communication skills with parents and colleagues. Please send resume as well as professional references (including contact information) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seeking Middle School Teachers
Torah Academy of Greater Philadelphia seeks Middle School Math and Social Studies teachers to begin in the 2015-2016 school year. We are looking for candidates who have experience teaching these subject areas and have experience working with middle school students. The ability to differentiate education is critical. The ability to integrate educational technology is highly desirable. We are looking for someone who understands students' needs and can work as part of a team. Please send resume as well as professional references (including contact information) to email@example.com
Riverdale Temple Nursery School (RTNS), in Riverdale, New York, is a nursery school committed to Jewish traditions and values and creative learning experiences in a warm and welcoming environment. We seek a creative, resourceful and dynamic Director who will provide leadership and vision to our school. We are looking for someone with expertise in early childhood development, organization and collaboration, and school and business management. The ideal candidate must also be enthusiastic about fostering relationships within and among the RTNS community, and must see her or himself as essential to our goal of integrating RTNS families into the larger Riverdale Temple
Delet at Brandeis is posting these positions as a courtesy to our alumni and anyone else looking for a teaching job. We do not partner with these schools and we are not endorsing positions. If you know that a position has been filled, or have any additional questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.