Religious School Teacher / Jr. Congregation Assistant

Temple Emanu-El Providence RI | Providence, RI, United States

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Posted Date 7/06/2024

Temple Emanu-El in Providence, RI seeks to hire an enthusiastic, caring, creative educator to help with a dual role position:

  • Shabbat morning "Shabbat School" teacher for 4th/5th grade class (Saturdays, 10 - 10:45 am)
  • Jr. Congregation Assistant (Saturdays following the above class session, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm)
Compensation is $35 - $45 / hr, depending on experience.   
Job responsibilities include:
  • Implementing 40-min lessons from a lesson plan binder about mitzvot and Jewish values for a small group of 4th / 5th graders 
  • Modifying lessons as needed to take into account Shabbat practice in the congregation (no writing, etc.)
  • Facilitating a weekly "parsha play" for kindergarten - 5th graders, including setting expectations for a respectful environment
  • Supporting teen leaders as they lead the Jr. Congregation service
This position offers connection to the Jewish community in Providence, mentorship with Director of Youth Education and Engagement Rachel Cohn, and great experience for anyone considering work in nonprofits, Jewish life, education, social work, and more.  School year teaching positions include 2 days of paid time off.  
To apply, please send a resume and brief description of which position(s) you are interested in to Rachel Cohn: [email protected]

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