Early Years Visual Art and JK Assistant Teacher

Position available immediately

The Toronto Heschel School Seeks a Dynamic Jewish Educator to Join its Growing Team

We are:

  • An Innovative Jewish Day School with classes from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8
  • Pluralistic and Egalitarian within Halakhah
  • Implementing integrated Jewish/General Studies Curricula
  • Employing Arts-based curricula & methods
  • Dedicated to a collaborative teaching model
  • Committed to Teaching for Understanding (Harvard University model)
  • Committed to a strong environmental ethos

You are:

  • A dedicated educator who is committed to Klal Israel
  • Committed to bringing Jewish values and concepts to all areas of curriculum and daily life
  • A creative and innovative thinker
  • A flexible team player who thrives in a collaborative teaching model
  • Dedicated to teaching and learning through the Arts
  • Able to create environments in which students learn how to use skills in new and varied contexts
  • Serious about participating in on-going professional development in accordance with the school philosophy


  • Certified ECE or equivalent required
  • Strong understanding of child development
  • Adept at helping children navigate their social and emotional world
  • Strong understanding of the principles of play and how to enhance children’s play
  • Capable of implementing an integrated Jewish/General Studies Curricula
  • Hebrew is an asset


  • Need to be available to work 5 days a week

Applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to teaching@torontoheschel.org.