Location: Gan Hayeled Preschool, Congregation Adas Israel, 2850 Quebec St, NW, Washington, DC 20008
Adas Israel is a growing 1600 household Conservative synagogue in the heart of Washington, DC. Gan HaYeled is an integral part of the congregation and a leading early childhood program in the DC metropolitan area. Established in 1972, the Gan's work is rooted in middot and mitzvot, Jewish morals and values. As an accredited NAEYC preschool, the Gan provides both full and part-day programs for 200 children in an inclusive school community where all children and families are embraced. The Gan welcomes members of Adas Israel as well as Jewish and non-Jewish families in the greater DC community. Its diverse and creative teachers respect and honor young children, nurturing and supporting them to reach their full potential.
Adas Israel seeks an experienced, articulate, and passionate early childhood educator to partner with the Director of Education and other clergy to create a forward thinking vision for the next chapter of the Gan. This is a full-time position and reports to the Director of Education.
Preferred qualifications are a Master's in Early Childhood Education or a related field, extensive classroom experience, and a minimum of 5 years of educational administration.
Start date July 1, 2019. Finalist interviews Fall 2018.
For further school and position information see website www.adasisrael.org/gan.
Interested candidates should submit the following materials as separate PDF attachments in one email to GanSearch@adasisrael.org/gan:
-Cover letter expressing interest in the Gan Director position
-Statement of educational philosophy
-List of four references with name, phone number, and email address of each (References will be contacted only with the candidate's permission)