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Religious School Educators - Pasadena Jewish Temple and Center

Name of School, Camp or Jewish organization: Pasadena Jewish Temple and Center / Louis B. Silver Religious School

Job Title: Religious School Educators

Job Description:

The Louis B. Silver Religious School at the Pasadena Jewish Temple and Center is looking for educators for the 2017-2018 (5778) school year!

We are seeking educators who are:

- passionate about the role of Judaism in their own lives

- knowledgeable about Jewish observance, traditions, and culture

- able to read Hebrew fluently

- either an experienced teacher or excited about learning and growing as a teacher

Open positions include:

A 3rd or 5th grade teacher. These classes meet on Sundays (9:30-12:30), Tuesdays (4:00-6:00), and occasional Friday nights throughout the year (negotiable).

A Hebrew tutor for Sunday mornings. This person is comfortable working in 1-1 or 2-1 settings, has experience teaching Hebrew decoding, can keep organized records and notes, and is flexible when working with changing class schedules.

A short term 4th grade teacher (September – December).   Our current 4th grade teacher is going on parental leave in the fall.  This position may be combined with the Youth Director position.

A short term Youth Director.  Our current Youth Director is going on parental leave.  A successful candidate will be available from the end of August-December.  They will work with our current Youth Director to build relationships with our students.  This position may be combined with the 4th grade teacher position.

The Pasadena Jewish Temple & Center (PJTC) is a synagogue and community center affiliated with the Conservative Movement whose members observe a wide range of Jewish beliefs and practices.

PJTC is dedicated to perpetuating all aspects of Jewish life and to fostering a sense of Jewish identity among its members, both as individuals and as a community. The Temple provides an active house of prayer, education and assembly. PJTC seeks to include and accept all those who wish to worship, study, or develop cultural or social ties to Judaism and warmly welcome interfaith, LGBTQ and non-traditional families into our community.

Employment Type (full time/part time) or hours/days per week? Part-time

Preferred Degree: Bachelors, preferred

Location (City): Pasadena, CA

Preferred method of communication: Email

Start date: Fri, 09/01/2017

Benefits: None

Salary range:

Email: [email protected]

Contact Information: Rabbi Becky Silverstein

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