Lower Elementary School Teacher @ Kadima Day School

Lower Elementary School Teacher

Job Title: Lower Elementary School Teacher
Reports to: K – 8 Director
FLSA: Full-time

Kadima Day School is seeking a full-time lower elementary school classroom teacher.

Job Summary: An elementary teacher is responsible for planning and implementing a wide range of educational experiences to promote the academic, personal, interpersonal, physical, and spiritual development of each child. Responsibilities include promoting the safety and wellbeing of all members of the classroom community; planning and implementing activities that promote students’ active inquiry, discovery, and learning both individually and in small groups; adapting materials and methods to meet children’s varying readiness, interests, and learning profiles; and partnering with colleagues and parents to promote each child’s motivation, perseverance, and growth.

Job Duties:

- Develop and implement a balanced and enriched curriculum in literacy, math, social studies, science, and Judaic Studies
- Foster a classroom community founded on trust, respect, self-regard and mutual regard, openness, inclusiveness, wonder, and joy
- Promote in children self-awareness, self-regulation, moral sensitivity, integrity, and mutual responsibility
- Use a variety of teaching practices to promote engagement and motivation, student choice and accountability, and the 4 C’s - critical
thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication
- Use a variety of assessment practices to monitor, guide, and support student learning and to adjust teaching to meet student needs
- Communicate with parents to promote active partnership and collaboration
- Engage in professional development as a foremost priority


- Bachelor’s degree
- Master’s degree preferred
- California teaching credential
- Understanding of and commitment to the mission and core values of Kadima
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Team player - thrives in a collaborative work environment
- 3 years of teaching experience strongly preferred
- Knowledge of Judaic Studies and Hebrew-language proficiency preferred **************************

Application Instructions

Applicants apply directly to Employer.
Please email Anthea Canes
[email protected]

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: sick leave, medical, vision, dental, 401(k) or 403(b) plans, leave early for Shabbat
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2021-06-28
  • Times this job has been viewed: 400 times
  • Job is posted for: 45 days
  • Job Categories: Education - Other, Lower School Teacher
  • Organization Type: Education & Schools
Job Location
Kadima Day School
Kadima Day School 7011 Shoup Avenue
West Hills , California 91307


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