Part Time

Religious School Teacher

Congregation Kehilat Shalom 253 Belle Mead Griggstown Road, Belle Mead NJ

Seeking creative Jewish educators for our Religious School: Reconstructionist Religious School in Central NJ, seeking inclusive Jewish educators for our 5-6th grade & 7th grade. We're building a joyful, connected school community that engages students through experiential learning in their Jewish Journeys. Come join our team!

Planning to meet in-person in alignment with CDC guidelines. Pay is $2,940 - $4,200 based on experience for 28 Sunday Morning 3hr sessions, 9am-12pm.
Who we are: Congregation Kehilat Shalom is a welcoming Reconstructionist congregation dedicated to serving the spiritual, educational, and cultural needs of a diverse congregation, while also maintaining a unique and vibrant presence in Central New Jersey

Who you are: We are seeking dynamic, creative and organized Jewish educators for Religious School Grades 5-6 & Grade 7. Our top priority is teachers who love to build community, engage each unique learner and make Judaism fun and accessible!

Pay is $2,940 - $4,200 based on experience for 28 sessions: 3hrs/week of in-classroom time 9am-12pm, prep, and 10hrs total of teacher meetings, supervision & professional development. Additional opportunities for 1-2hrs of weekly Hebrew tutoring at $45/hr.

Core content areas: Basic Prayer Hebrew, Ritual & Holidays, Torah, Prayer

Seeking teachers with additional ability to teach one focus area: Jewish Histories, Oral History, Life-Cycle, Social Justice, Talmud & Mitzvot, Israel/Palestine, Arts & Culture

Knowledge of Reconstructionism is a plus, but not required - although applicants should be able to teach a progressive, inclusive perspective.

Qualifications: Associate's Degree and 0-2 years of experience.