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

Lower School In-House Substitute Teacher

Rockville, MD
Job Code: SU400

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 Lower School seeks a highly responsible individual who truly enjoys working with children from early childhood through the elementary school years for the 2019-2020 academic year. This is a full-time position compensated on our Teaching Assistant salary scale.

This in-house substitute teacher position requires an individual with the teaching and classroom management skills to be able to lead classroom instruction across the elementary school years and disciplines. As a dual curriculum school, comfort with instructing in Judaic Studies content would be preferred, but is not required. This position requires the flexibility to assist with administrative tasks when not assigned to classroom teaching duties. This position includes responsibility for supporting the planning for and coordination of our substitute assignments at the beginning of each school day. This will involve collaboration with Administrative Assistants and members of the Administrative Team as well as placing phone calls to outside substitutes about upcoming coverage needs.

Candidates will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, comfort with integrating technology into teaching practice, interest in collaborating with colleagues within and across subject disciplines, commitment to fostering an inclusive learning environment, a passion for working with children, flexibility, and strong organizational skills.

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Bachelor's degree required and degree in Education or a related field preferred. This is a wonderful job opportunity for positive people interested in being a part of a wonderful learning community or early career teachers looking to grow their experience as they begin their careers.

Qualified candidates should submit letter of interest and resume to www.cesjds.org/careers Job Code SU400.


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.