Primary Teaching Assistant
Luria is a preschool-Grade 8 school serving 300 students in a progressive, Montessori-inspired Jewish day school environment. At Luria, we are cultivating a new generation of leaders, creators, thinkers and engaged citizens. Through our individualized approach to learning and commitment to diversity as a core value, our students graduate with a deep love of learning, strong sense of self, and a passion to repair a fractured world. Luria’s students come from a wide range of religious and economic backgrounds.
Luria Academy of Brooklyn is seeking a warm teaching assistant for a preschool classroom. The candidate must be open to a diverse teaching environment and be a cooperative and collaborative teammate.
Responsibilities for the Preschool Classroom Assistant Include:
• Support classroom teachers to deliver lessons and guide students • Work 1:1 or in small groups with students under guidance of classroom teachers • Supervise students during arrival, recess, lunch, and dismissal • Collaborate with teaching team to manage classroom routines and behaviors
Requirements: • Experience working with children in preschool • Open to a diverse teaching environment • Work cooperatively and collaboratively • Detail-oriented • Experience in Hebrew and Judaic Studies a plus
Please send a resume and cover letter describing your interest and qualifications to Melissa Hume, Primary School Director : MelissaH@luria-academy.org.