Talmud Torah Teacher
Do you love working with kids? Do you enjoy thinking creatively about how to get kids excited about being Jewish? B’nai Israel Congregation, a warm and vibrant Conservative synagogue located in Rockville, MD, is looking for Judaics and Hebrew teachers to join us our education team.
B’nai Israel’s Talmud Torah Religious School is a dynamic, engaging and creative Jewish learning environment that incorporates the latest in educational practices. We especially focus on creating a social-emotional space where we recognize each student’s strengths and build a strong community.
Our students are active learners who create, explore, and are guided as they discover the relevance of Judaism in their lives. Our teachers are thoughtful, committed and caring who focus on a student-centered approach for learners with a variety of learning styles.
Applicants must have:
o Working knowledge of prayer Hebrew
o Teaching experience (formal or informal)
o Willingness to experiment and learn new curriculum methodologies, including project-based learning and experiential education
o Good communication skills
o Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and active environment
o Understanding of Conservative Judaism
We meet Sundays from 9:00 am -12:15pm AND Tuesday 4:30 pm- 6:30 pm in person or Wednesday from 4:30-6:30pm virtually. Preference is given to applicants who can teach both sessions.
Please email your cover letter, resume and a reference to Moshe Ben-Lev, Education Director at Moshebl@bnaiisraelcong.org. No phone calls, please.