Religious School Director

Congregation Beth Ahm | West Bloomfield, MI, United States

Posted Date 9/20/2021
Description

Congregation Beth Ahm, a Conservative synagogue in suburban Detroit with approximately 320 member units, is searching for a part-time Religious School Director for our Manny & Natalie Charach Religious School.

Our religious school is an eclectic program. Students meet twice per week:
• Shabbat – All students meet on Shabbat morning for learning, tefilla, and to join the congregation for the end of Shabbat services. Classes are multi-age and focus on topics such as Torah, holidays, history, Jewish practice and ideas.
• Weekday – Each family chooses a slot for family/student education during the week. Families work with the director to determine a course of study for various units throughout the year. In addition, much of our Hebrew reading development occurs during this weekday session.


Roles and Responsibilities
• Lead our unique, personalized religious school of approximately 15 children from grades K-7th grade.
• Recruitment and supervision of religious school staff.
• The Director will also serve as the primary teacher within the school.
• Personal connection between the Director and religious school children and families is a critical aspect of this role.


Qualifications:
• MA in Jewish education preferred
• Experience teaching and directing Jewish supplementary schools
• Strong organizational and communication skills
• Creativity and flexibility will be among the keys to success in this position


To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to David Goodman at [email protected]

Duration
Part Time, Contract, & Seasonal
Part Time Categories
Hebrew School/Sunday School
Organization Type
Synagogue
Job Location
US

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