Employment Opportunities

Director of Communications and Marketing

The Hannah Senesh Community Day School, a progressive, independent K-8 Jewish school in Brownstone Brooklyn, is hiring a full time Director of Communications and Marketing, to begin in June 2018. The Director of Communications and Marketing is a senior member of the advancement team and responsible for leading, planning, directing and implementing the communications and marketing strategy for the School in order to raise the School’s visibility, advance its brand, articulate clear messaging, and disseminate timely information to internal and external constituencies. Applicants should be committed to the mission and values of the School, feel comfortable working independently and in a collaborative professional environment, and possess strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Masters degree in a related field and eight years experience required. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Annette Powers, Director of Communications and Marketing at apowers@hannahsenesh.org.  

 

Administrative Associate

We are looking for an energetic, hard-working, and organized professional with strong interpersonal skills to act as as an administrative associate in the school office of a K-8, progressive Jewish Community Day School in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. Start date immediate. Hours M-F 7:30am-4:00pm. Email cover letter and resume to Nathalie Cabot at ncabot@hannahsenesh.org.

Qualities and Criteria Include:

  • Professional appearance and tone
  • Excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills
  • Be well organized and good time management skills
  • Have impeccable attention to detail and be thorough in his/her work
  • Highly flexible, team player who takes initiative
  • Ability to multi task, prioritize & stay calm under pressure
  • Confidence & patience in dealing with parents and children
  • Excellent computer skills

Key Responsibilities  

  • Greet guests and visitors
  • Manage incoming telephone calls, messages and emails
  • Support and follow through on parent requests
  • Administrative support to Business Office: monthly paypal reconciliations, cross reference credit card statements, filing
  • Manage Senior Systems database and internal data for attendance, progress reports, student and family data, and employee roster
  • Mange lunch orders, afterschool registrations, summer camp, and other forms
  • Equid School Store: do all additions and updates
  • Provide assistance to Head of School and additional leadership, as needed

 

Associate Hebrew Teacher, Grades K-1

Hannah Senesh Community Day School is hiring a Kindergarten/First grade Associate Hebrew Teacher for Fall 2018. Applicants should be committed to working in a collaborative professional environment and differentiating curriculum to meet students’ diverse needs.  Responsibilities include creating a classroom community based on the School’s core values, teaching small groups of Heritage Hebrew language learners and supporting the Hebrew Teacher in daily classroom needs.  Associate teachers receive observations and feedback and also participate in weekly meetings with lead teacher. Meeting topics include curriculum planning, social emotional development, assessment  and information and discussions about classroom management. Qualified candidates will have an education degree, fluency in Hebrew, and experience teaching Hebrew language.Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to Nir Rikman, Hebrew Language Coordinator: nrikman@hannahsenesh.org

 

Science Teacher, Grades 3-5

The Hannah Senesh Community Day School is hiring an experienced science educator to teach third-fifth grade science, starting in September 2018. A dynamic, team-oriented teacher is sought to join a highly collaborative science department. Responsibilities include developing and implementing an inquiry-based science curriculum that inspires curiosity. Qualified candidates will have an education degree and experience teaching science. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Sarah Kay, Middle School Director,  skay@hannahsenesh.org

 

Maternity Judaics Teacher, Grades 3-4

The Hannah Senesh Community Day School is hiring an experienced Judaics educator for a maternity leave position in third-fourth grade Judaics starting in September 2018.  Applicants should be prepared to work in a collaborative professional environment.  Responsibilities include implementing Judaics curriculum, differentiating curriculum to meet students’ diverse needs and collaborating with grade level team members.  Qualified candidates should have an education degree and experience teaching Judaics.  Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Phyllis Sussman, Judaic Studies Coordinator, psussman@hannahsenesh.org

 

Middle School Math Teacher

Hannah Senesh Community Day School is hiring a middle school math teacher for Fall 2018.  Applicants should be committed to working in a collaborative professional environment and building community based on our School’s core values.  Responsibilities include teaching Singapore math curriculum, differentiating curriculum to meet students’ diverse needs, acting as an advisor and participating in an overnight trip.  Qualified candidates will have an education degree, experience working with pre-adolescent and adolescent students, and teaching middle school math. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Sarah Kay, Middle School Director, skay@hannahsenesh.org.

 

Substitute Teacher, Grades K-8 

Seeking substitute teachers for General Studies, Judaic Studies, and Hebrew Language for Fall 2017. 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.