The Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County (SSDS), an International Baccalaureate Middle
Years Programme (IB MYP) school, is seeking a Judaic Studies Learning Specialist able to differentiate
curriculum and support student learning of Rabbinics [Mishnah], Humash, Navi, and Hebrew in a
dynamic, creative, collaborative, and, warm, academic environment. We are in search of a candidate
who will embody a love of learning, Torah, and is and Torah. We are seeking an inspiring role model who
can help foster our students’ personal and academic growth, implement a variety of instructional
strategies, and help differentiate instruction to make content accessible to students with varied learning
Support students in Judaic Studies content areas - Humash, Navi, Rabbinics (Mishna and at times
Talmud), Hebrew, and Jewish History with proficiency in Hebrew language and Hebrew text skills in the
Middle School Resource Room.
Teach replacement classes of modified curriculum/content for Rabbinics to make content accessible for
students with learning challenges.
Collaborate with teachers to support differentiation and modify assignments as needed for students.
Support students growth with varied learning and organizational strategies to foster their student skills.
Set goals and implement strategies for student growth and learning.
Communicate consistently with parents about student progress, growth, and challenges as they arrive.
Work collaboratively with teachers, learning specialists, Director of Student Services, School
Psychologist, Middle School Principal and, Social Worker as part of Middle School team.
About Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County (SSDS)
Located nine miles from the George Washington Bridge, SSDS is a nationally accredited Jewish day school (with
students age three through eighth grade) that cultivates independent thinkers and the next generation of global
leaders through an inquiry-based educational approach. Now in our 46th year, SSDS successfully integrates a
rigorous dual curriculum with Jewish values-based moral development, and provides a warm, nurturing
environment guided by award-winning educators.
Please send a cover letter and resume to email in the apply section with the subject: Middle School Judaic Studies Learning Specialist