Abraham Joshua Heschel School is seeking a full-time High School Math teacher for the 2020-21 school year. The ideal candidate has a minimum of 2 years experience teaching at various levels and across grades 9-12. An MA in Mathematics or a closely related field is preferred.
Candidates must demonstrate facility and passion in teaching a range of math courses, including Algebra I and II, Geometry, Trigonometry and Precalculus. Applicants must be able to work with technology in the classroom in an integrative and engaging way. Candidates also need to be able to serve effectively as a student advisor, facilitating student growth outside the classroom. The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent, pluralistic Jewish Day School, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school’s approach to education is governed by a profound respect for children and a deep commitment to academic excellence. Teachers at Heschel nurture students’ curiosity, cultivate their imagination, encourage creative expression, value their initiative, and build their critical-thinking skills. The Heschel School is dedicated to inspiring its graduates to become responsible adults and active, compassionate citizens of the Jewish world and world communities. The Heschel School includes families from a wide range of Jewish backgrounds, practices and beliefs.