The Abraham Joshua Heschel School seeks a part-time high school teacher to teach beginning/intermediate level of Modern Standard Arabic. The ideal candidate has an interactive approach to teaching that encourages authentic communication in the target language between students; enjoys collaborating with colleagues and sharing ideas and activities that are student-centered and that put the students in command of their own learning.
Bachelor degree, Masters degree is preferred
Experience teaching at the high school or university level
The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, located in New York City, is an independent, pluralistic Jewish Day School, N-12, unaffiliated with any single movement or synagogue. The school’s approach to education is governed by a profound respect for children and a deep commitment to academic excellence. Teachers at Heschel nurture students’ curiosity, cultivate their imagination, encourage creative expression, value their initiative, and build their 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 Heschel School includes families from a wide range of Jewish backgrounds, practices and beliefs.