Full Time

Junior High Judaics Teacher

The Toronto Heschel School 819 Sheppard Avenue West, Toronto ON

The Toronto Heschel School Seeks Dynamic Jewish Educators to Join its Growing Team

We are:

  • An Innovative Jewish Day School with classes from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8
  • Pluralistic and Egalitarian within Halakhah
  • Implementing integrated Jewish/General Studies Curricula
  • Employing Arts-based curricula & methods
  • Dedicated to a collaborative teaching model
  • Committed to Teaching for Understanding (Harvard University model)
  • Committed to a strong environmental ethos

You are:

  • A dedicated educator who is committed to Klal Israel
  • Committed to bringing Jewish values and concepts to all areas of curriculum and daily life
  • A creative and innovative thinker
  • A flexible team player who thrives in a collaborative teaching model
  • Dedicated to teaching and learning through the Arts
  • Able to teach particular disciplines (i.e. Math, Science, Language Arts, Judaics, Hebrew, Social Sciences)
  • Able to create environments in which students learn how to use skills in new and varied contexts
  • Serious about participating in on-going professional development in accordance with the school philosophy
  • Fluent Hebrew speaker.  Ability to teach fully Ivrit b'Ivrit. 
  • Strong background teaching Jewish texts including Tanakh, Mishna, Talmud
  • Able to read Torah trop (Ta’amim)
  • Background in drama, dance and/or music an asset 

Please send a Cover Letter and CV to: teaching@torontoheschel.org