Established in 1946, Magen David Yeshivah is a private co-ed Jewish day school that has since produced countless successful industry professionals, lawyers, physicians, rabbis, and teachers, as well as prominent leaders at the helm of numerous organizations. The growth rate of applicants to MDY is explosive, as our community recognizes the value and merit of our creative initiatives.
We are currently hiring an ELA Learning Specialist for our Learning Center at our Brooklyn school. The school ELA Specialist will work with our students in grade 5-8 and provide a combination of push-in and pull-out support to small groups of students while practicing Magen David Yeshivah’s high level of care and educational standards.
The school year is consistent with the Jewish calendar and closed during the summer.
ELA Specialists will provide support in reading decoding and reading comprehension.
Specialists are expected to collaborate closely with classroom teachers
Communicate with parents on student progress
Evaluate each student’s growth in knowledge and skills in the course being taught
Cultivate core values such as kindness, respect, compassion and integrity within students
Participates in various student and parent activities which occur in school including PTA and student clubs
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer offering a wonderful mission driven environment, competitive salary and benefits including a 403(b) retirement plan and lunch. MDY is committed to an inclusive faculty therefore candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Benefits include but not limited to Medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, 403(b), and lunch.
Master’s Degree in Special Education
Preference will be given to candidates with Certification in Reading or Learning Disabilities, experience with Wilson / Fundations reading programs and teaching experience.
About Magen David Yeshivah
Established in 1946, Magen David Yeshivah is a private co-ed Jewish day school that has since produced countless successful industry professionals, lawyers, physicians, rabbis, and teachers, as well as prominent leaders at the helm of numerous organizations. We are committed to ensuring that each student receives a comprehensive dual-curriculum education, rooted in Sephardic tradition, and emphasizing academic excellence, creativity and intellectual curiosity.