Lower School Hebrew/Judaic Studies Learning Specialist

Location: New York City, NY 10023
Position Lower School Hebrew/Judaic Studies Learning Specialist
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Degrees: BA
Skills Education
Organization Type Education & Schools

Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent Jewish school, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school's approach to education is governed by profound respect for children. It nurtures their curiosity, cultivates their imagination, encourages creative expression, values their initiative and engenders critical thinking skills. The Heschel School is dedicated to inspiring its graduates to become responsible adults and active, compassionate citizens of the Jewish world and world communities.

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School in New York City is seeking a full time Hebrew/Judaic Studies learning specialist, grades 1-5. The applicant must have a degree in special education, learning disabilities, or a related field; at least 2 years experience as a learning specialist; and a strong knowledge base in the area of learning differences. The ideal candidate is flexible and hard-working; enthusiastic about collaborating with teachers; comfortable teaching small groups or a whole class; open to pushing into a classroom for support or pulling out a small group for instruction. Must be fluent in Hebrew.

Qualified applicants should upload a resume and cover letter. To apply, follow this link:

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The full-time equivalent salary range is $55,000 - $95,000, depending on years of experience.