Part Time Ivrit Teacher

Ohr Chadash Academy

Ohr Chadash Academy (OCA) is a Torah-driven Orthodox Jewish day school for boys and girls in early childhood through 8th grade, where the divine spark and unique worth of each individual is celebrated. We emphasize the inherent kedusha of both Judaic and General studies and promote a personal relationship with Am Yisrael, Eretz Yisrael, and Medinat Yisrael. Within a warm, nurturing environment, we instill the values of chesed and middot in our students and foster intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills through experiential learning and collaborative problem solving. At OCA, we inspire students to be independent and inclusive, caring and confident, educated, and engaged members of the community and society as a whole. We are seeking a passionate, dynamic, professional educator to join our faculty to inspire our students to love Ivrit and Israel within our skills-based program.

About the Position

• Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent • Passion for helping nurture students’ love of learning Hebrew and of Israel
• Teaching experience in upper elementary-middle school
• Excellent written Hebrew and native oral language skills
• Strong written and oral communication skills in English
• Warm, approachable demeanor
• Proficiency with integrating technology into instruction
• Familiarity with iTalam, Yesh VaYesh, and Aleph Bet curricula, helpful
• Create learning activities and deliver instruction to students across a range of ages and skill levels
• Assess student learning on an informal and ongoing basis to inform lesson design
• Communicate with parents about student progress
The successful candidate will: • Value joining a warm, mutually supportive, creative, and innovative faculty culture • Create a joyful, stimulating, challenging, and safe learning environment for all students • Develop and maintain positive, supportive relationships with children and parents • View students through a positive, strength-based lens • Possess an understanding of current teaching best practices and second language acquisition • Be self-reflective and committed to professional growth

Location: Baltimore, MD

For More Information, please contact at 410-999-2200 or employment@ohrchadashbaltimore.org