Religious School Director for Reform Religious School - Part Time
Congregation Temple Judea of Bucks County, a Reform synagogue in Bucks County, Pennsylvania is looking for an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, organized person to lead our religious school program.
The successful candidate will be:
An experienced teacher and have administrative experience at a religious school or a public school.
Knowledgeable about Jewish education, including teaching Hebrew, prayers & Judaic content, in particular Reform Jewish curricula and programming.
An effective communicator, listener, organizer & planner.
Enjoys collaborating with the teachers, parents, & congregation.
Knowledgeable with technology (such as Zoom, online resources, etc.) to enhance instruction and to foster student creativity and collaboration.
Familiar with best practices related to after-school programs.
The Education Director’s responsibilities will include:
Hiring, supervising and evaluating teaching staff; work with staff on curriculum development; create & manage school’s budget; coordinate events & programs for students & their parents.
Overseeing all aspects related to the school including but not limited to recruitment, registration, communication, procurement of materials & supplies, maintenance of student records, etc.
Working in collaboration with the Rabbi, staff, volunteers and the Vice-President of Education.
Organizing activities for the parents/families including Back-to-School Night, grade-level Shabbat services, holiday celebrations and school-wide end of year celebration.
Attending the Synagogue's monthly board meeting & work with Vice-President of Education and the religious school committee to ensure that all of the Religious School students’ needs are being met.
School days and hours - Estimated 25 hr./week
Salary - commensurate with experience
Job Types: Part-time, Contract
Temple Judea Describes Its Culture as:
Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
Temple Judea of Bucks County is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, age disability, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, genetic information, citizenship, veteran status or any other class protected under federal, state, or local laws.
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