Religious School Director

Location: Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
Position Religious School Director
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Degrees: BS, MA
Organization Type Synagogue

Temple Beth Sholom seeks a full-time Religious School Director to oversee the day-to-day operations of our Religious School and hold a key role in the continued success of our program. The Religious School Director promotes a love of Judaism and personal connection to Jewish learning and living. This position begins on July 1, 2024.
Temple Beth Sholom is a Conservative Egalitarian Synagogue in Roslyn NY, in the heart of the North Shore of Long Island, serving about 550 families. Temple Beth Sholom is dedicated to the principles of lifelong Jewish learning. Built on principles of Torah, we strive to inspire learners at every age to live a vibrant Jewish life in the home, within the congregation, and in the greater Jewish community.

We are seeking a gifted educator who:
• Is knowledgeable and passionate about Jewish education and fostering community
• Is creative, organized, energetic and collaborative
• Is able to recruit, hire, train and supervise staff while maintaining a positive working environment with teachers, students, families and clergy
• Inspires students with innovative teaching practices

Job Duties & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Coordinate registration for the Religious School and promote enrollment growth.
• Coordinate the day-to-day activities and class schedules for the Religious School.
• Develop and establish school curriculum.
• Personalize curriculum to meet the learning needs of all students.
• Evaluate student progress in coordination with teachers and communicate regularly with parents.
• Build on existing family Shabbat services and special events.
• Support the coordination of the B’nai Mitzvah program

Experience, Qualifications, and Skills:
• Master’s Degree in Jewish education or related field preferred; Bachelor’s degree required
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in Jewish education, preferably in a leadership role
• Proven excellence as a classroom teacher
• Experience leading and managing a team
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Proficiency in Jewish Studies, tefillah and Hebrew Language