Part Time

Music Teacher

The Toronto Heschel School 819 Sheppard Avenue West, Toronto ON

Music Teacher – Primary Division 

Position Start: September 2022

The Toronto Heschel School Seeks a Dynamic Jewish Educator 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 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
  • Skilled understanding of teaching song and movement to children 
  • Able to integrate Judaic Studies into teaching 
  • Some proficiency with Hebrew Language 
  • Experience with teaching children in JK-Grade 2
  • Capable of managing multiple projects 
  • Experience with classroom management
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills; able to communicate professionally with staff and parents.

Required Documentation:

  • Current and clear Vulnerable Sector Check (Police Reference Check).
  • Up-to-date immunization record.
  • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (two or more doses by a WHO-recognized vaccination).
  • Valid Standard First Aid and CPR an asset. 

Interested applicants are asked to forward a cover letter and current CV to: teaching@torontoheschel.org

We thank all those who apply for this position, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.