Positions Available

Dynamic Hebrew/Judaica Teachers for Experiential Jewish Learning (Sunday mornings)

Join our team of talented educators in a progressive, experiential Jewish learning community. Have fun with our awesome kids from tots to teens! We are seeking teachers who love kids, love Judaism, love teaching, and are enthusiastic about creating a positive learning community in the classroom.

JOB DETAILS

  • Classes meet on Sunday mornings, 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. @Bethesda Chevy-Chase High School (close to metro)
  • Classes may also meet online if schools are closed due to orders from MCPS, Montgomery County, or the State of Maryland
  • School year runs September – May (teacher orientations in late August)
  • Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
  • Report to our new rabbi and education director who has brought many new opportunities to our community
  • Small classes, big hearts, and open minds!

LOOKING FOR:

  • Creative and experiential approaches
  • Ability to create a safe, supportive classroom environment where all children can thrive
  • Warmth, enthusiasm, open mind, open heart
  • Willingness to learn and to try new things
  • Individuals with experience teaching, tutoring, or working in a Jewish camp or youth group
  • Dependable, responsive, punctual, good communication skills
  • Staff from all gender identities, races, Jewish backgrounds (from secular to Orthodox and all in between), etc.
  • Hebrew proficiency or experience teaching Hebrew is a big plus (but not a deal breaker).
  • Prefer experience with 4th-8th graders, as well as with Zoom and other online learning platforms.
  • Musical skills a bonus, as we are also seeking a song/worship leader.

Submit resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Please include information about your Jewish background.

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Dynamic Song Leader

We are seeking a dynamic song leader who loves kids, is adept with several types of Jewish music, supports progressive Judaism, loves teaching, and is able to effectively connect with a large group of mixed-ages from preschoolers to octogenarians. Our staff comes from all gender identities, ages, races, Jewish backgrounds and personal religious practices (from secular to Orthodox and all in between).
  • Classes meet on Sunday mornings @Bethesda Chevy-Chase High School (close to metro)
  • Classes may also meet online if schools are closed due to orders from MCPS, Montgomery County, or the State of Maryland
  • School year runs September – May (teacher orientations in late August)
  • Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
  • Report to our new rabbi and education director who has brought many new opportunities to our community
  • Frequency for song leader position: 1 to 2 times per month, 1 hour per session
JOB DUTIES:
  • Lead song sessions & prayers
  • Plan sessions in coordination with education director and curriculum
  • Teach basic Hebrew vocabulary as well as the spiritual meanings of the prayers
  • Be dependable, responsive, and punctual, and possess good communication skills
  • Possibly periodically teach an elective or participate in a special program (for additional pay)
Submit resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Please include information about your Jewish background.