K-8, diverse and progressive Independent Jewish Day School in Downtown Brooklyn hiring Upper Elementary and Middle School Science and STEAM educator for Fall 2017. Education degree and experience in engineering, technology or science education required as well as a commitment to work as part of a collaborative team that prepares students with the skills, critical thinking abilities and content knowledge to enter high school. STEAM educator will effectively collaborate with faculty in the Lower and Middle divisions to create and implement rigorous and exciting STEAM curriculum and programming. Science educator will teach physical, chemical and biological science classes. The successful candidate will have an appreciation for student centered, engaging, and innovative teaching practices. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to: Sharona Balk, Hannah Senesh Community Day School firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about school visit the web site at www.hannahsenesh.org.
Hannah Senesh Community Day School is a progressive, independent K-8 Jewish school in brownstone Brooklyn. We teach our students to:
SEEK MEANING. Drawing from the rich traditions of Jewish inquiry and secular scholarship, our students learn to think deeply and realize their highest academic, intellectual, and ethical potential.
BUILD COMMUNITY. Our students and families cultivate meaningful... connections within the school, with Israel, and in the wider world. We share a commitment to global citizenship and social responsibility.
LEARN JOYFULLY. We approach every day with creativity, passion, and joy, and celebrate Jewish learning and life.
Our values, which are deeply rooted in Jewish teachings, guide us in all that we do at Senesh.
Kindness – Chesed – ???
We treat each other with respect and strive to demonstrate compassion and empathy.
Openness – Elu v’Elu – ??? ????
We seek to understand diverse perspectives and accept those with different ideas.
Responsibility – Areivut – ?????
We take responsibility to support the well-being of others in our community and the world around us.
Perseverance – Hatmadah – ?????
We apply ourselves in all we do and earn the satisfaction of seeing things through, especially when the challenge is great.
Journey – Masa – ???
We embrace life as a continuous journey of learning and growing.