Teachers and Teaching Assistants

Torah School of Greater Washington

The Torah School of Greater Washington, located in Silver Spring, MD, is an Orthodox Jewish day school spanning Grades K-6 with a dual, religious and secular, curriculum. We pride ourselves in our warm and nurturing environment, both for our students and for our staff members. You may learn more about our school on our website -- www.tsgw.org. The qualities that the Torah School values in all our teachers include: • Ability to plan and develop engaging and goal oriented lessons that reach as many students as possible in the class • Ability to differentiate for students, based on their strengths and challenges • Use of variety of modalities and strategies for engagement and instruction of students and opportunities for students to demonstrate what they have learned • Excellent time management skills • Classroom management plan • Excellent communication skills with parents • Willingness to be a team player in our collaborative environment • Possession of a growth mindset, which includes taking advantage of school opportunities for professional development In accordance with the School's duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, the School has adopted a mandatory Vaccination Policy to safeguard the health of our employees and their families and the community at large from infectious diseases such as COVID-19 and the flu, which may be reduced by annual vaccinations. This policy complies with all applicable laws and is based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local health authorities, as applicable.

About the Position

The Torah School is currently seeking General Studies educators for Grades 4 and 6. This includes for all secular subjects—ELA, Math, Science, and Social Studies. However, at the 6th grade level, classes are semi-departmentalized, with one teacher who is responsible for teaching ELA and Geography, and the other teacher responsible for teaching Math and Science. In addition, we are also looking for Teaching Assistants.

The Torah School requires all teachers to have a BA degree and at least one year of classroom teaching experience at the desired grade level(s). (We do offer a comprehensive onboarding and mentoring program for new teachers.)

Please send cover letter and resume to jmalka@tsgw.org

Location: Silver Spring, MD

For More Information, please contact Mrs. Julie Malka jmalka@tsgw.org