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Applying for Position:
Emek Hebrew Academy,
Sherman Oaks, CA

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school.

Job Title:        General Studies Teacher

Reports to:     General Studies Principal

Department:   General Studies

Type:              Exempt, Regular Full Time

Campus:        Magnolia campus, located at 15365 Magnolia Boulevard, Sherman Oaks, CA.

Broad Function

Teach general studies elementary curriculum to students with a variety of learning disabilities and challenges that include mental, emotional and physical disabilities or other areas that make learning difficult. 

Supervisory Responsibilities

Responsible for supervising students when teaching General Study curriculum to ensure grade level progress.

Primary Responsibilities: include but are not limited to:

  1. Prepare and implement lesson plans in accordance with grade mapping.
  2. Complete in a timely manner all student forms, grade, and other “paperwork” required by the school
  3. Provide recess and Lunchroom Supervision;
  4. Provide Carpool Supervision; and
  5. Provide Classroom Substitution where needed

Extra Curricular Responsibilities:

Participate in extracurricular events as assigned and designated by Head of School and/or the Principal. These events may include:

  1. Shabbatonim and Retreats;
  2. Staff Meetings;
  3. Open House;
  4. Student Performances, on and off campus;
  5. Parent Meetings;
  6. Holiday Workshops;
  7. School Trips; and Day/Overnight trips


●    Teaching Credentials

●    1-2 years Elementary School Teaching Experience.

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Deciding to Apply

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