Full-time elementary General Studies teacher needed for the 2021-22 school year at Maimonides School, a Modern Orthodox day school in Brookline, MA. The school is searching for an energetic and experienced individual who is well versed in K-5 instructional methodology; is warm, creative, professional, and energetic; and works well with children and adults. Some responsibilities include planning and implementing engaging lessons that focus on important mastery objectives, working collaboratively with co-teachers, communicating with parents, and supervising recess and lunch. Knowledge of Jewish content is beneficial, but not a requirement.
Candidates should have a minimum of two years’ elementary or middle school general studies teaching experience and a commitment to work as part of a collaborative team that prepares students with the skills, critical thinking abilities, and content knowledge to succeed as they develop as learners and progress toward middle school. A Master’s degree is preferred.
The employee is required to sit, talk, hear, and visually interact with staff, students, parents, and visitors. Daily desk work includes telephone and computer time; both close and distance vision is required. Frequent walking both inside campus buildings and outdoors throughout campus; navigation of stairs as a part of daily routines; and the ability to lift up to 30 lbs. when necessary.
We want you to be part of our team! Maimonides offers an unparalleled dual curriculum in Judaic and general studies, with an emphasis on moral and spiritual development. From early childhood (2-year-olds) through 12th grade, our students are avid learners, eager to engage with each other, their teachers, and their community.
Join our family of outstanding educators and administrators who recognize each new day as an opportunity for creative ideas, collaboration, and connection. Maimonides is more than a school; it is a vibrant community whose members embody kindness and compassion for others.
Competitive salary and benefits commensurate with years of experience and highest degree. Maimonides School is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Maimonides does not discriminate based on disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected under federal, state, or local laws.
Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Elementary School General Studies” in the subject line.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree + Advanced Degree Preferred and 3-5 years of experience.