The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent Jewish school, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school's approach to education is governed by profound respect for children. It nurtures their curiosity, cultivates their imagination, encourages creative expression, values their initiative and engenders critical thinking skills. The Heschel School is dedicated to inspiring its graduates to become responsible adults and active, compassionate citizens of the Jewish world and world communities.
The Lower School Division is seeking experienced Judaic Studies teachers to teach Ivrit and Humash in 1st and 5th grades for the 2020-21 school year. The ideal candidate is a pleasant, energetic, flexible, and hard-working teacher who is a team player and has excellent interpersonal skills. Candidates must be native Hebrew speakers with a degree in either Education, Psychology, Social Working or Judaic Studies, and have experience teaching in a classroom.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.