Employment Opportunities

Founded in 1961, the Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston offers a comprehensive curriculum in general and Judaic studies for children ages 15 months through eighth grade. Located in Newton, Massachusetts, Schechter is one of the oldest Jewish day schools in the Boston area, celebrating its 55th anniversary in 2016.

Current Openings:

EARLY CHILDHOOD TODDLER AND PRE-SCHOOL TEACHERS: Schechter’s Early Childhood Program, Gan Shelanu, is seeking toddler and pre-school teachers and assistant teachers for its summer 2018 program and the 2018-2019 school year. The ideal candidates must be warm, nurturing, fun loving and hold a minimum of a Massachusetts EEC teacher certification and a Bachelor’s degree (only required for school year positions). Two years’ experience strongly preferred. Experience working with a dual Judaic and secular curriculum preferred. There are both full and part-time positions. Please send cover letter and resume to Ellen Agulnick

HUMAN RESOURCE GENERALIST: Reporting to the Director of Finance and Operations (DFO), and working in conjunction with an HR Consultant, the Human Resources Generalist will provide day-to-day management of the human resources work of the School. This is a 3-day per week, full-year, and benefits eligible position. Schedule can be flexible. See full job description.

MATH COACH:  The Math Coach will provide embedded and ongoing professional development to staff. Major responsibilities include developing and assessing curriculum, identifying instructional resources, mentoring new teachers, and coaching teachers on instructional strategies and differentiated instruction. The Math coach will help teachers develop, adapt and evaluate curriculum; mentor new teachers or those new to a subject or grade level; encourage the use of instructional technology to differentiate instruction and work within classrooms with small groups of students. See full job description.

MIDDLE SCHOOL SPANISH/SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATOR: This opening is for a full-time educator who is able to teach both Spanish and Social Studies to middle school students.  Our school is comprised of highly motivated students who are capable of achieving in an environment with high expectations. Classes are small and inquiry based instruction is emphasized. Teachers are supported in their professional development and interdisciplinary collaboration is encouraged. Applicants must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree; at least three years’ experience teaching students preferably in a middle school setting; have a strong educational background and exemplary teaching skills. Excellent salary and benefits. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to: liz.chesarone@ssdsboston.org.

PART-TIME CHORAL DIRECTOR AND VOCAL INSTRUCTOR (GRADES 4-8): The Choral Director and Vocal Instructor will direct our three Upper School children's choirs, act as Music Director for Grade 8 Hebrew Musical and After School Theater and participate as a song leader/accompanist for weekly tefillot. See full job description.

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERSSchechter is always seeking qualified substitute teachers. We require that substitute teachers have, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree and some experience working with children. If interested, please send a resume and cover to liz.chesarone@ssdsboston.org.

Schechter offers an excellent salary and benefits and an outstanding work environment. As we are not easily accessible by public transportation, a car is highly recommended. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to liz.chesarone@ssdsboston.org.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Solomon Schechter Day School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, age, disability, status as a veteran or being a member of the Reserves or National Guard, or any other category protected under state or federal law.

To reach our Human Resources department, please email liz.chesarone@ssdsboston.org.



"Everything I wanted for my children I found at Schechter. It’s a real community, a family.
The teachers know my kids and the education is inspiring and rigorous, incremental and age-appropriate." - Schechter parent

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"Schechter provides an atmosphere for our children to excel in academics, learn how to learn, become englightened Jews and become better citizens of the world." -  Schechter parent
Gan Shelanu
125 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459
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Gosman Building
60 Stein Circle, Newton, MA 02459
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Marcus Building
125 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459
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