Brawerman Elementary School – Los Angeles, CA

Classroom Teachers (Lead and Associate Positions)

Job Summary: This is a full-time position as a classroom teacher, with responsibility for developing curriculum as well as planning and implementing lessons; creating a supportive and intellectual learning environment; and communicating with parents as partners in the process of helping students to develop and fulfill their academic and personal potential.

Our Campuses: Brawerman Elementary School is a Reform Jewish day school with two campuses. The original West campus was founded in 1999 in a modern facility located in West Los Angeles. The East campus opened in fall 2011 in the heart of L.A.’s Koreatown, in the historic Wilshire Boulevard Temple. We are a tight-knit community with a high level of collaboration among the faculty and an active parent body.  We continue to seek creative and passionate educators who enjoy being part of a team and who are committed to learning and using innovative pedagogy.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • With input and guidance from current faculty and administrators, develop Social Studies, literacy, and other curriculum
  • Plan, prepare, and deliver instruction that provides purposeful, active, and engaging learning experiences
  • Plan, prepare, and deliver lessons encouraging collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking
  • Differentiate instruction as necessary to meet the needs of all students
  • Communicate necessary information regularly to students, colleagues, and parents regarding student progress and student needs
  • Maintain an organized, welcoming classroom environment conducive to student learning
  • Use technology to support instruction
  • Use appropriate classroom management strategies so that boundaries are clear and students feel comfortable and able to learn
  • Collaborate with other faculty on school-wide curriculum, programming, and events
  • Show professionalism
  • Grow and develop professionally

Required Qualifications:

  • Meet professional teacher education requirements of the state
  • Multiple subject teaching credential/State certification
  • Relevant teaching experience
  • Knowledge of relevant technology
  • Flexible thinker
  • Team player
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desirable (not required) Qualifications

  • Experience using Writing Workshop, Everyday Mathematics, Responsive Classroom, Daily Five
  • Background in Special Education and/or Gifted and Talented Instruction

How to Apply:

Please send a letter of interest and resumé to jobs@brawerman.org.