Kadima Day School is an inspiring place of employment, with competitive compensation and benefits packages, flexible and fair staff policies, and opportunities for professional development and personal growth.

To apply for any of the positions listed below, please email your resume and cover letter to our K-8 Director, Anthea Canes: acanes@kadimadayschool.org. Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the Kadima team!


Available Positions:

K-8 Learning Specialist

MS Science Teacher

ECEC Assistant Teacher

Director of ECEC after-school program

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Job Title: K-8 Learning Specialist

Reports to: K – 8 Associate Director

FLSA: Part-time (2 days a week or 4 half-days)

Job Summary:

A learning specialist is responsible for supporting the academic needs of

students with learning differences in grades K-8.

Job Duties:

● Support the academic needs of students with learning differences in grades K-8

● Develop strategies for maximizing each student’s growth

● Work with students, teachers, and other faculty to create strategies that promote academic

success

● Develop screening assessment protocols

● Oversee completion of student assessments

● Assist with implementation of models of differentiated instruction

● Help educate faculty and parents on topics relevant to learning differences

Qualifications:

● Bachelor’s degree in special education

● Master’s degree preferred

● California teaching credential

● Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of special education and effectiveness in

teaching/supporting students with differences

● Strong oral and written communication skills

● Team player - thrives in a collaborative work environment

● 3 years of teaching experience strongly preferred

Email resume to cfriedman@kadimadayschool.org

Job Title: MS Science Teacher

Reports to: K – 8 Director

FLSA: Full-time

Job Summary

A science teacher is responsible for planning and implementing a wide range

of science learning experiences. Responsibilities include promoting the safety and well-being

of all members of the classroom community; planning and implementing scientific learning

that promotes students’ active inquiry, discovery, and learning both individually and in small

groups; adapting materials and methods to meet children’s varying readiness, interests, and

learning profiles; and partnering with colleagues and parents to promote each child’s

motivation, perseverance, and growth.

Job Duties

● Implement an enriched science curriculum that promotes discovery and inquiry

● Use a variety of teaching practices to promote engagement and motivation, student

choice and accountability, and the 4 C’s - critical thinking, creativity, collaboration,

and communication

● Use a variety of assessment practices to monitor, guide, and support student learning

and to adjust teaching to meet student needs

● Foster a classroom community founded on trust, respect, self-regard and mutual

regard, openness, inclusiveness, wonder, and joy

● Promote in children self-awareness, self-regulation, moral sensitivity, integrity, and

mutual responsibility

● Communicate with parents to promote active partnership and collaboration

● Engage in professional development as a foremost priority

Qualifications

● Bachelor’s degree

● Advanced coursework in science or science education strongly preferred; master’s

degree preferred

● California teaching credential

● Understanding of and commitment to the mission and core values of Kadima

● Strong oral and written communication skills

● Team player - thrives in a collaborative work environment

● 3 years of teaching experience strongly preferred

Email resume to acanes@kadimadayschool.org

Job Title: ECEC Assistant Teacher

Kadima Day School’s ECEC  is looking for passionate, warm, and nurturing assistant teachers to teach in our developmental early childhood program. We seek experienced professionals with a collaborative spirit who can create a rich Jewish environment for children. 12 ECE units (or in process) and fluent Hebrew preferred. Full time, Monday through Friday. Join us and our community of educators in encouraging children to become confident, independent, responsible and creative thinkers! 

Job Title: ECEC Director of After-School program

We are also hiring a Director of our afternoon program, M-Th 3:00pm-6:00pm and F 11:00am-2:pm $20 an hour.  12 ECE units plus one class in Administration required. The Director would be in charge of creating a meaningful program for our children, ages 2-5, who stay for our extended day program. 

Please forward your cover letter and resume to Alisha Sela asela@kadima.co for consideration.