Preschool Assistant

In-person | 2021-2022 School Year

Beit Rabban Day School

Beit Rabban Day School is an innovative, non-denominational Jewish school on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Beit Rabban thoughtfully combines progressive education with an emphasis on deep Jewish learning, intellectual rigor and child-centered learning. Our preschool is Reggio-Emilia inspired and heavily influenced by constructivist education, with a complete integration of Judaic and secular learning. One teacher in each preschool classroom is a Native Hebrew speaker who speaks to the children exclusively in Hebrew.

Job Description

An assistant position in our Early Childhood Center for the balance of the  2021-2022 school year:

  •  Supports the social, emotional, and cognitive growth of the students.

  •  Collaborates with lead teachers on planning and teaching curriculum.

  • Supports lead teacher in afterschool program

Qualifications

  • Seeking candidates who are team players, bring joy to their work, have a flexible disposition, are warm and loving and who possess:

  • an understanding of child development including emergent literacy skills.

  • at least 2 years of experience with young children preferred.

  • exposure to the Reggio Emilia approach a plus.

  • basic proficiency with the Hebrew language preferred.

Candidate must be:​

  • a lifelong learner and an out of the box thinker, a hard worker with a positive attitude and a reflective practitioner.

  •  values-aligned with Beit Rabban, including a deep passion for Jewish life and learning and a commitment to facilitating open-minded discourse.

Hours:​

  • Monday-Thursday 9:00AM-4:00PM

  • Friday 9:00AM-1:30PM

THIS POSITION IS FOR AN IMMEDIATE START.

How to Apply:​

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to careers@beitrabban.org with the subject line “[Your Name]: Preschool Assistant.”