Hebrew Immersion Teacher, Early Learning Center

New York /
SAR Academy – ELC /
/ On-site
SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox, co-educational day school in Riverdale, NY, is now accepting resumes for Hebrew Immersion Teachers for the 2023-2024 school year in the Early Learning Center (Nursery-Kindergarten).

-Prepare curriculum, lessons and activities in collaboration with co-teacher
-Teach students in a fair, warm and open-minded environment with differentiated learning
-Create interactive lessons about chagim and Jewish values
-Manage classroom effectively 
-Maintain open communication with students, parents and administrators about students’ progress
-Assume responsibilities outside of the classroom, such as arrival, lunch, and dismissal duty

-Illustrates proficiency in Hebrew; native Hebrew speaker preferred
-Understands Israeli preschool culture, including familiarity with Hebrew songs sung in Israeli preschool classrooms
-Displays effective collaborative skills
-Exhibits strong ability to build connections with children and to develop an atmosphere of mutual respect
-Approaches problem-solving in a positive, creative, and encouraging manner
-Understands principles of social, emotional and cognitive development
-Demonstrates an ability to differentiate instruction within a heterogeneous classroom setting
-Demonstrates a creative, flexible and open-minded approach to teaching

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.