Lower School Head Teacher: Judaic Studies

New York /
SAR Academy – Judaic Studies - Elementary School /
/ On-site
SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox, co-educational day school in Riverdale, NY, is now accepting resumes for Judaic Studies Teachers for the 2023-2024 school year in the Lower School (Grades 1 - 5).

-Cultivate a warm and caring classroom community
-Develop lessons, unit plans, and curricular materials in collaboration with teaching team
-Lead and facilitate learning experiences 
-Monitor and assess student progress around learning objectives, and differentiate instruction to address individual needs
-Manage the class effectively -Maintain open communication with students, parents and administrators

-Strong ability to build connections with children and to develop an atmosphere of mutual respect
-Problem-solving and collaborative skills
-Understanding of principles of social, emotional and cognitive development
-Creative, flexible, and open-minded approach to teaching
-Prior teaching experience preferred

Salary range: $60,000-$80,000 commensurate with experience.

About SAR:
SAR Academy is a Modern Orthodox co-educational nursery through grade 8 day school located in Riverdale, NY.  We are dedicated to the belief that every child possesses a divine spark, has unique worth as an individual and should be encouraged to achieve according to his or her ability. Our warm environment promotes confidence, creativity and enthusiasm for learning. In our approach to academics, we nurture students to develop intellectual curiosity, critical thinking skills and a lifelong love of both Torah and Secular studies.