JCDS, Boston’s Jewish Community Day School, is committed to serving families across a wide spectrum of belief and practice. The school has several hallmarks: Hebrew and English spoken throughout the day; Jewish and General studies integrated in many areas; a commitment to creative, academic excellence; and living a joyful Jewish life in a welcoming community. JCDS was founded in 1995 and serves students in grades K-8. We encourage everyone in our community to approach life with a growth mindset. We value our professional staff and invest in their ongoing development. Our professional community is rooted in collaboration, generosity of spirit, and a passion for our mission. JCDS is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees without regard to race, color, religious creed, national and ethnic origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, or physical disability.
POSITION SUMMARY: JCDS, Boston’s Jewish Community Day School is seeking a full time/in house Hebrew and Jewish Studies substitute teacher. This staff person will have primary responsibility for the Humash, T’fillah, Haggim, and Hebrew curricula across the Kindergarten through 8th grades when a teacher is out sick or taking a personal day. Although the schedule may change on a daily basis, the goal is the same: to support our students in their language acquisition as well as promote curiosity and excitement for Jewish studies. Prior teaching experience is required. All JCDS teachers contribute, as well, to our school’s rich tradition of holiday observances and celebrations.
TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, placing the title of “Hebrew and Jewish Studies Substitute” in the subject line. JCDS is a pluralist co-educational Jewish day school serving students from families across a wide spectrum of Jewish beliefs and practices. Visit our website at jcdsboston.org for more information.