A JK-12 pluralistic school that engages students in an exemplary and inspiring general and Jewish education.

Junior Kindergarten/Gurim Assistant Teacher (Part-Time)

Rockville, MD
Job Code: TG200

Come join a committed, caring, talented faculty in delivering an exemplary and inspiring general and Jewish education. Together, we ensure a vibrant Jewish future through the growth of confident, compassionate thinkers who engage the world through Jewish values.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, a pluralistic community Jewish day school, seeks qualified candidates to fill the position of Gurim/Junior Kindergarten Part-Time Assistant Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Gurim/JK program is designed to provide an academically rich, school-based early childhood program for students who do not meet the September 1st birthday cut-off date for enrollment in Kindergarten and have experienced three years of preschool. This position has a schedule of four hours/day and 20 hours/week.

This position will require an individual who demonstrates a passion for early childhood education, a palpable love for and warmth with young children, and a whole-child approach to teaching. Candidates will possess a progressive approach to education, flexibility to manage a variety of assignments and classroom duties, strong collaboration skills, and a commitment to fostering an inclusive and communal learning environment.

Click here for a glimpse of our faculty and the difference they make in students' lives and lifelong learning.

A Bachelor's degree and certification in Early Childhood Education and 1-3 years of classroom teaching experience is required, with an advanced degree in education or a related field preferred. Candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and references to www.cesjds.org/careers include Job Code TG200.


The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.