Judaic Studies Teacher (Elementary and Middle School)

Position Summary: 

Yeshivat Shalshelet seeks full time and part time Judaic studies teachers and Rabbeim to join our collaborative and innovative teaching team for the 2023-2024 school year.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop and implement Jewish co-curricular and experiential programming
  • Plan and run weekly Shabbos oneg and monthly Rosh Chodesh programming
  • Collaborate in developing and, implementing and overseeing Judaic Studies curriculum
  • Teach Judaic studies classes, including Chumash and Torah Sheh Ba’al Peh
  • Work with teachers in utilizing the language-based, multi-sensory instruction in the Judaic Studies classroom
  • Implement the school’s religious and spiritual goals and serve as a religious guide to students and faculty
  • Develop strong professional relationships with teachers and parents
  • Participate in weekly team meetings


  • Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree preferred
  • Experience in teaching Judaic studies in the classroom
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills
  • Minimum of 3 years teaching experience preferred

We seek candidates who are flexible, committed to lifelong learning and thrive in a collaborative work environment. Ideal candidates will value being part of a community of motivated, innovative, compassionate and highly engaged educators, who possess energy and excitement about building a new program.  

Compensation and Benefits 

Yeshivat Shalshelet is an equal opportunity employer that offers competitive salaries and benefits, including robust professional development programming. 

Interested candidates should send their resume and a cover letter to jobs@shalsheletnj.org.