TEACHER OF GENERAL STUDIES

Lab School

TEACHER OF GENERAL STUDIES

Lab School | Full-Time

Kohelet Yeshiva Lab School, an educationally progressive, K-8 Modern Orthodox Day School located in Merion Station, Pennsylvania, seeks a dynamic and talented educator for the position of Teacher of General Studies for the 2017-2018 school year.   The General Studies position is envisioned as a full-day position encompassing all General Studies instruction for a multi-age lower elementary learning environment.  

The successful candidate will have a degree in Elementary School education and a Masters degree in a related area of study. Experience with constructivist pedagogy and a student-centered classroom is strongly preferred.

He or she will be excited by the opportunity to:

  • Work in a highly collaborative team environment.
  • Fully participate in the fast-paced “all-hands-on-deck” culture of a potentially groundbreaking startup endeavor.
  • Co-teach with colleagues in Judaic Studies so as to create meaningful integration between the Judaic and General Studies curricula.
  • Admit their own shortcomings and actively pursue their own professional growth as a constructivist educator.
  • Take risks in an environment where the success and failure of all initiatives will be publically shared so as to advance the field of Jewish Education in North America.

The Teacher of General Studies will work with the Principal and with the school’s consultants to begin training in constructivist pedagogy prior to the 2017-2018 school year.  Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience.  

If you want to be part of a team of passionate and talented educators that are committed to changing the face of Jewish education, please email your resume to Kohelet Yeshiva Lab School: innovators@yeshivalabschool.org.  

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