October 15, 2021

Mathematics Teacher – Parental Leave Position

Full Time
Golda Och Academy
West Orange, NJ

Golda Och Academy is accepting applications for a Mathematics teacher to teach at the Lower School campus for a teacher on Parental Leave. The length of the position will be approximately 3-4 months. COVID-19 Vaccination is required.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in elementary school classes, the ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, and colleagues, and a desire to be part of an independent school community. Candidates should have experience integrating technology in the classroom and the ability to differentiate instruction to effectively work with a range of learners.


• Master’s degree preferred
• Computer Proficient
• Ability and willingness to work with students in various group settings using multiple teaching methods
• Strong classroom management skills
• Commitment to meaningful collaboration with colleagues
• Excellent communication skills and commitment to keeping parents informed and engaged
• Interest in professional growth and commitment to continuous learning

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to lsjobs@goldaochacademy.org.

Golda Och Academy is a an inclusive community and makes all employment decisions without regard for an individual’s race, creed, color, religion, national origin, nationality, sex, pregnancy, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, physical or mental disability (including AIDS and HIV related illness), genetic information, refusal to provide genetic information, refusal to submit to genetic testing, ancestry, familial status, marital status, domestic partnership status, civil union status, atypical cellular or blood trait, military service, application for military service, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

The School conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the background check.

Eligible employees receive a competitive benefit package that includes health insurance coverage, paid leave and retirement plan options and many other valuable programs.

About Golda Och Academy

Golda Och Academy is a vibrant learning community that focuses on the individual intellectual, social, and spiritual needs of each child. We cultivate in students a lifelong love of learning within the context of Jewish knowledge and heritage. Our school is located on two campuses — one for the Lower School and one for the Upper School — located about two miles apart in West Orange, serving approximately 525 students from more than 60 communities across New Jersey.

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to lsjobs@goldaochacademy.org.