May 4, 2022

Religious School Teachers

Part Time
Congregation Beth Israel
Scotch Plains, NJ

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains is looking for dynamic Jewish educators for our growing and energetic Religious School for the 2022 – 2023 school year. We are looking for teachers for our Wednesday/Thursday afternoons & Sunday morning in person 4th – 7th grade Religious School classes.

As an egalitarian, Conservative synagogue, we are focused on ensuring that we meet each student where they are to be connected to other Jewish students, gain knowledge about Jewish history & culture, be engaged in thoughtful discussions around Jewish values, be able to put the Jewish values they learn into practice and make a personal connection to Judaism.

Skills Required
We are looking for teachers who have Hebrew and/or Judaic knowledge along with the ability to create & manage fun and dynamic classroom experiences. Judaic topics of focus include Jewish communities throughout the world, modern day Israel, Jewish History through the early 1900s, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust, Tikun Olam, Life Cycles, Torah, Midrash and more. Hebrew is taught through prayer and building fluency.

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to school@cbisp.org.