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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.

Administrative Assistant

Abraham Joshua Heschel School is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant for a 30-hour per week position. 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing administrative support

  • Answering phones 

  • Maintaining attendance 

  • Distributing mail 

  • Ordering books and supplies

The ideal candidate must be comfortable learning a new database and managing Google docs and calendar.

To apply, please follow this link:


Parental Leave Full Time Middle School Toshba Teacher

The Heschel School of Manhattan is seeking a parental leave full time Middle School Toshba teacher for grades 7-8 for 4-6 weeks starting January 2, 2020. This position includes the teaching of Torah She'be'al Peh as well as Tefillah responsibilities (daily Tefillah and Tefillah education).

Applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree and at least two years experience teaching Limudei Kodesh, and preferably professional training and graduate education in teaching as well. Preference will be given to candidates who have taught students of all levels and abilities and with different learning styles. Candidates should enjoy the process of teamwork to develop curriculum and to plan special events, and be committed to paying individual attention to students.

The Heschel School is a dual curriculum N-12 Jewish community school with families from a range of backgrounds, practices and beliefs. We are pluralistic and deeply value openness to a diversity of opinions. Our Jewish studies curriculum is text based and values oriented. We balance formal and creative approaches and integrate the teaching of text skills with themes of individual, Jewish communal and universal identity; Jewish beliefs and practices; Jewish history; and human nature. Applicants are expected to be passionate about Limudei Kodesh and fostering the connection between a diverse student body and our sacred texts.

Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send your resume with a cover letter or email explaining your qualifications and interest in the position to Rabbi Jack Nahmod at