High School History Teacher for the 2018-2019 School Year
Magen David Yeshivah
March 12, 2018
Brooklyn, New York
Full Time - Faculty
About the Job:
The mission of Magen David Yeshivah is to ensure and globally support the continuity of Sephardic communities through education. Its vision is to develop a new, globally recognized center of excellence that prepares students to excel academically, graduate college as well as professional graduate schools, and apply their unique talents in the world to create economically independent and personally fulfilling lives. Magen David Yeshivah is a Middle States Accredited high school with several college and international partners. It has an internationally recognized ‘Magen David Model’ highlighted by a senior year internship program.
We are looking for High School History Teachers to teach Global History, U.S History, U.S Government and Economics for the 2018-2019 school year at our Brooklyn school. If you feel you are able to teach a course in one or more of these subjects we would like to hear from you.
Head Teacher will design and maintain a classroom environment that facilitates active, hands-on learning, group management, self-expression and choice, and inclusion of all children, parents, volunteers and staff.
Communicate with parents and school counselors on student progress.
Evaluate each student’s growth in knowledge and skills in the course being taught.
Cultivate core Jewish 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.
Head teacher should have a Master’s degree.
Should hold certification and/or license in related field with a minimum of 1-3 years of teaching experience.
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 who want to make a real impact on the future of education are encouraged to apply. Private transportation from Manhattan can be provided for faculty and staff.
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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.