Jobs-Educator

Posted August 2017

EDUCATORS FOR RELIGIOUS EDUCATION PROGRAM
Brooklyn Heights Synagogue, A dynamic, inclusive, Reform Jewish Community SEEKS EDUCATORS FOR THEIR RELIGIOUS EDUCATION PROGRAM
Mondays and Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 and/or Sundays 10:00-noon

Qualifications:
• a love of working with children and passion for Judaism
• education experience either in a formal or informal setting,
• familiarity with Jewish traditions, holidays, and tefillah
• ability to read and write basic Hebrew
• creative, confident, and enthusiastic
• collaborative with fellow teachers

Job Expectations:
• effectively and creatively communicate core content to students
• foster a warm and supportive learning community in the classroom
• write a brief, weekly communication with parents
• attend 4 teacher Limud professional development evenings of 1.5 hours each and one evening parent/teacher conference

BHS Religious School’s curriculum strives to bring Jewish tradition alive, advance analytical thinking, help students develop proficiency in Hebrew reading, and nurture student’s spiritual lives. We foster a warm and supportive learning community where students and teachers alike are encouraged to build relationships within our young, diverse education team and with the larger synagogue community.

BHS is a great place to work. All teachers receive the full privileges of membership at BHS and competitive compensation. Easy commute too! Brooklyn Heights Synagogue is in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn accessible by most major subway lines (2/3,4/5,R,A/C,F).

If you are interested in a position, email your resume and cover letter to:

Jessica Braginsky
principal@bhsbrooklyn.org