Kehila Chadasha is an inclusive, independent, cooperative havurah. We run a progressive Jewish Education program that meets on Sunday mornings, serving 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.
• Our program: https://kehilachadasha.org/learning/
• Our Community: https://kehilachadasha.org/
• 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!
• 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 Jewish Backgrounds (Orthodox to Secular), gender identities, races, 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.
We welcome applicants from all gender identities, ages, races, Jewish backgrounds and personal religious practices (from secular to Orthodox and all in between). Submit resume and cover letter. Please include information about your Jewish background.
|Benefits||Full Membership in the community, including High Holy Day Tickets, paid time off, professional development opportunities|
|Ad Posted On||2020-06-09|
|Times this Ad has been viewed||612 times|
|Ad is posted for||180 days|
|Categories||Hebrew School/Sunday School, Substitute Teacher, Part Time Teaching|
|Focus||Education & Schools, Other|
|Organization Name||Kehila Chadasha|
Bethesda Chevy Chase High School
4301 East West Highway
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