Kindergarten Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston, Newton, MA

Schechter Boston is looking for a dynamic and engaging Long Term Substitute Kindergarten Teacher from mid February through June 2023. There is the potential for subsequent full time employment. 

Job Description:

  • Design, plan and implement lessons that motivate students and create active learning experiences.
  • Prepare and implement differentiated instruction, activities and assessments that meet the needs of every student. 
  • Build relationships with all students, so they are actively engaged in the classroom activities.
  • Create and maintain a safe, organized, well-structured physical environment that is conducive to student learning.
  • Work collaboratively with grade level partners and instructional coaches. 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field required.
  • MA Teaching Certification, preferred.
  • Minimum of two years experience teaching students, preferably in an elementary school setting.
  • Exemplary teaching skills.

Pay & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary; commensurate with experience.
  • We thrive to provide a comprehensive benefits package that supports our faculty and staff, including: health insurance, prescription drug benefit, vision, healthcare/dependent care flexible spending account (FSA), long term disability, life insurance, 403(b) with employer matching, paid holidays, sick time and personal time, and early dismissal on Fridays.

To Apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@ssdsboston.org.  

 About the School:

Schechter Boston creates a Jewish educational experience where each child, 15 months through eighth grade, is known, belongs, is engaged and inspired.  Faculty, staff and students at Schechter benefit from a highly collaborative, mutually supportive environment in which each person’s individual strengths are recognized and cultivated, and are vital to the success and learning of the community as a whole. Individuals who work at Schechter Boston must thrive in a culture that lives every day by the following cultural values:

  • Believing there is no limit to better
  • Providing honest and kind feedback
  • Failing forward
  • Leaning into complexity
  • Being kinder than necessary

Accessible by public transportation:

Schechter is accessible by NewMo, a Newton-sponsored ridesharing service from the following stations: Newtonville Station (Commuter Rail- Worcester Line), Needham Heights Station (Commuter Rail- Needham Line) Chestnut Hill Station (MBTA Green Line-D), Newton Highlands Station (MBTA Green Line- D). NewMo lets you book a ride ($2/ride) from any of these stations to the Wells Avenue Business District, where the school is located.

Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston

Newton, MA
Infant / Toddler, Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
Day
All Gender
Religiously-Affiliated