Employment Opportunities

Middle School Director

Seeking Middle School Director for Fall 2017. The Middle School Director serves as lead spokesperson of the Middle School‘s educational goals and programs.The MSD provides leadership within the division through supervision, management, and coordination of all academic, operational, and personnel functions.

Criteria for the position include: knowledge of child development and curriculum for grades 5-8, leadership talent, organizational skills, ability to supervise and mentor teachers, excellent communication skills both orally and in writing, commitment to working collaboratively with parents and colleagues in support of children, and strength in managing operational logistics.

The position requires experience and an advanced degree in education. Excellent benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. To apply submit a resume and cover letter summarizing the motivation for applying and qualities/qualifications that would make the candidacy appealing to the search committee. Email to Nicole Nash, Head of School, nnash@hannahsenesh.org.

Middle School Music Teacher 
Seeking part-time Middle School music teacher for Fall 2017. Experience in music education and working with pre-adolescent and adolescent students required. Comfort in Hebrew language is valued, but not required. Curriculum includes music appreciation, instrumental and vocal music, and organizing and executing musical performances. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Nir Rikman at nrikman@hannahsenesh.org

Fifth and Eighth Grade Middle School Humanities Teachers

Seeking Fifth and Eighth Grade Middle School Humanities teachers for Fall 2017. Education degree and experience working with pre-adolescent and adolescent students required. Duties include teaching English and History. Additional responsibilities include advisory, clubs, and participating in an overnight trip. K-8, diverse and progressive Independent Jewish Day School in Downtown Brooklyn. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Sharona Balk, Hannah Senesh Community Day School office2@hannahsenesh.org

Lower School Teacher

Seeking compassionate, creative and enthusiastic Lower School teachers for Fall 2017. Education degree and experience working with children required.Teaching responsibilities include facilitating reading and writing workshops, teaching math and social studies. Applicants should be committed to working  in a collaborative professional environment and  differentiating curriculum to meet students’ diverse  learning needs.  Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Sharona Balk, Hannah Senesh Community Day School office2@hannahsenesh.org

Lower School Associate

Seeking Lower School associate teachers for Fall 2017. Education degree and experience working with children required. Applicants should be compassionate and enthusiastic about working with children in kindergarten through third grade. Duties include supporting classroom learning and individual students’ needs, teaching science and working closely with the Head Teacher.  Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Sharona Balk, Hannah Senesh Community Day School at office2@hannahsenesh.org.

Upper Elementary and Middle School Science and STEAM Educator

Seeking Upper Elementary and Middle School Science and STEAM educator for Fall 2017. Education degree and experience in engineering, technology or science education required as well as a  commitment to work as part of a collaborative team that prepares students with the skills, critical thinking abilities and content knowledge to enter high school. STEAM educator will effectively collaborate with faculty in the Lower and Middle divisions to create and implement rigorous and exciting STEAM curriculum and programming. Science educator will teach physical, chemical and biological science classes. The successful candidate will have an appreciation for student centered, engaging, and innovative teaching practices. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Sharona Balk, Hannah Senesh Community Day School office2@hannahsenesh.org.

Substitute Teacher, grades K-8 

Seeking substitute teachers for General Studies, Judaic Studies, and Hebrew Language for Spring 2016. College degree and experience working with children required.  Hannah Senesh is a progressive, independent K-8 Jewish Day School in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. Email resume to:  office@hannahsenesh.org

Hannah Senesh Community Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes candidates who will add to the diversity of our school community.