High School Gemara and Tanakh Teacher

RASG Hebrew Academy | Miami Beach, FL, United States

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Posted Date 4/15/2024

Hebrew Academy Miami, an Orthodox Jewish day school in sunny Miami Beach, is seeking a High School Gemara and Tanakh teacher. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating a meaningful and engaging learning environment for students. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching in an Orthodox Jewish day school setting, a passion for Jewish education, and the ability to inspire and motivate students.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver effective Torah studies lessons that align with school curriculum standards and objectives.
  • Implement a comprehensive curriculum for Middle School Torah Studies, focusing on Tanakh studies.
  • Plan and deliver engaging lessons that encourage critical thinking, textual analysis, and deep understanding of Torah concepts.
  • Instruct students in the areas of Gemara, providing explanations and insights that enable students to understand and appreciate the texts.
  • Develop and implement assessment strategies that measure student progress and inform instructional practices.
  • Create a positive and inclusive classroom environment that fosters learning and student engagement.
  • Communicate effectively with students, parents, and colleagues regarding student progress, classroom policies and expectations.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance teaching skills and knowledge.


  • Bachelor's degree in Jewish studies or related field or three years school experience.
  • Teaching certification and experience in Torah studies instruction required; experience in an Orthodox Jewish day school setting preferred.
  • Knowledge of Gemara and Chumash.
  • Strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to create a positive and inclusive classroom environment.
  • Commitment to Orthodox Jewish values and lifestyle.


  • Dental and vision insurance available
  • Health and life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Short-term disability (company paid) Long-term disability available
  • 403B Retirement plan
  • FSA

This is a full-time position with competitive salary and benefits. If you are passionate about Torah studies and Jewish education and want to join a dynamic and dedicated faculty, please submit your resume and coverletter today.


Salary70,000.00 - 80,000.00 Annual
Education - Other | Hebrew | High School Teacher | Jewish Studies Teacher
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