EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT OCA

Ohr Chadash Academy embraces a progressive, student-centered approach to education that inspires innovation, creativity, and collaboration among teachers and students, alike. As a school community, we employ research-based instructional methods and continually refine and adjust our professional practice in order to maximize student learning. We teach our students and value in our faculty the ability to maintain growth mindset, to reflect on process over product, and value lifelong learning. As an Orthodox Jewish Day School, we believe in the inherent kedusha of all learning. This core value inspires our commitment to excellence in Judaic and general studies, alike. From our 2-year-old class through 8th grade, each student is nurtured both as the individual he or she is and as a contributing member of our caring school community, the greater Jewish community, and the global community. We are seeking passionate, dynamic, professional educators to join our elementary and middle school staff. Qualified candidates should be reflective learners and practitioners able to implement best practices in teaching using flexible and individualized instruction, technology integration, and center-based learning to help every student achieve success.


P/T 5th – 7th grade Math teacher 

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in education or content-related field
  • Experience teaching middle school
  • Passion for helping nurture children’s curiosity and love of learning
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency with virtual instruction and technology integration
  • Knowledge of differentiated instruction or UDL preferred

Responsibilities:

  • Design interactive learning experiences for individual students, small groups, and the class, as a whole
  • Differentiate instruction to meet the needs of a range of learners
  • Collaborate with colleagues within and across subject areas, and all aspects of school life
  • Actively communicate with parents and student support team
  • Engage in ongoing professional development
  • Participate in and/or assist in planning assemblies, offering electives, student activities, assemblies
  • Fulfill other non-teaching duties as assigned by the Principal

The successful candidate will: 

  • Value joining a warm, mutually supportive, creative, and innovative faculty culture
  • Be self-reflective and committed to professional growth
  • Possess an understanding of current teaching best practices
  • Create a joyful, stimulating, challenging, and safe learning environment for all students
  • Be committed to helping students achieve success in mathematics
  • Develop and maintain positive, supportive relationships with children and parents
  • View students through a positive, strength-based lens
  • Create differentiated lessons to meet the needs of individual students

 

If you are interested in being part of this warm, growing, dynamic school community, please submit your cover letter and resume to employment@ocabaltimore.org