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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining the Abraham Joshua Heschel School. Below is a list of our open positions. Please click on the link to find out more about the position and how to apply.

Heschel is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Technology Support Specialist

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent Jewish school, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school's approach to education is governed by profound respect for children. It nurtures their curiosity, cultivates their imagination, encourages creative expression, values their initiative, and engenders 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 Abraham Joshua Heschel School has an opening for a 12 month full-time position as a Technology Support Specialist.

The Technology Support Specialist will:

●Provide help desk support for students, faculty, and staff

●Manage and maintain A/V setups in large performance spaces as well as other spaces

●Maintain and troubleshoot classroom A/V equipment (smartboards, projects, etc)

●Maintain JAMF Pro policy and enrollments

●Use and troubleshooting of performance equipment such as microphones, sound systems, and projectors

●Installation, troubleshooting of problems with computers, software, network, and peripheral equipment

●Gsuite support as needed

●Maintain repair certification from Apple and other vendors as needed

●Maintain equipment for loan (inventory, repair, distribution, and returns)

●Assist faculty with classroom activities that pertain to technology

●Lead and participate in technology training sessions

●Other duties as assigned

The ideal candidate will possess:

●4-year college degree or equivalent work experience

●Prior experience in an educational setting

●Experience with JAMF Pro from JAMF

●Experience working on interactive projectors and SMART Notebook

●Apple Macintosh Repair Certification

●Patience and good interpersonal skills

●Facility and comfort working independently and collaboratively

●Ability to be flexible with weekly schedule on occasion, which may include working evenings and/or weekends

To apply, send your cover letter and resume to techjobs@heschel.org

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Substitute Teachers

We are currently looking for substitute teachers in our Early Childhood division. If you are interested in being placed on our substitute teaching list, please email Jane Lerner at janele@heschel.org.

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Receptionist and Assistant to the Transportation Coordinator

We have an immediate opening for a temporary position as the Receptionist and Assistant to the Transportation Coordinator. The position will begin immediately and last through March 15, 2018.

This candidate will be responsible for:
• Being the first point of contact at the school (greeting guests, answering calls)
• Maintaining daily attendance for N-8th grade
• Assist our Transportation Coordinator with dismissal
• General office support
This candidate must possess the following:
• Experience with MAC
• Great written and communication skills
• Ability to work well independently and with a team
• Must be able to multitask and possess flexibility

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to Bev Shnaps at bevsh@heschel.org

Math Specialist (Lower School)

We are currently searching for a Math Specialist for a parental leave replacement. The Math Specialist will work with grades 3-5, will support teachers and students during lessons, and will work and plan for mathematically talented students as well as students who need repeated practice and structure.

The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent Jewish school, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school's approach to education is governed by profound respect for children. It nurtures their curiosity, cultivates their imagination, encourages creative expression, values their initiative and engenders 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.

Requirements

  • Training, experience and creativity in differentiating curriculum
  • Ability to work with a variety of learning profiles
  • Training in Singapore Math
  • Strong understanding of grade 1-5 mathematics and pedagogy
  • Expertise in classroom teaching
  • Ability to work collaboratively with peers

Please send cover letter and resume to jackiest@heschel.org


Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.