Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Kehillah Jewish High School reflects the diversity of identity in contemporary Jewish and American life and welcomes not only those who self-identify as Jewish, but also anyone open to Jewish wisdom and values because they appreciate the caring, warm, accepting, and pluralistic culture. We are a supportive teaching community that embraces collaboration, outside-the-box thinking, innovative pedagogy, and one that fosters a culture of diversity, equity, and belonging. You’ll find colleagues here who possess a deep understanding of the diverse socioeconomic, racial, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, academic, and ethnic backgrounds present in our community.
We provide a strengths-based program where our students are supported to ensure they thrive socially, emotionally, and academically and are empowered to better understand their own strengths and learning profile. The classroom experience at Kehillah includes debate, dialogue, critical inquiry, and experimentation bringing every class to life. Each student is embraced for their individuality, challenged, actively encouraged, and supported to reach their potential as a dynamic learner. We educate our teachers and parents to support their understanding of the complexity of learning by equipping students, families, and faculty with knowledge about all our learners with strategies that help them thrive.
The ideal candidate is experienced in supporting students with learning needs through case management and collaboration with teachers and parents. We are looking for a Learning Specialist who understands the strengths of students with high-incidence disabilities and learning differences and is a proven practitioner in the implementation of research-based interventions and teaching learning strategies. To be successful in this position, you should have an insightful understanding of effective teaching methods for different learning styles, have excellent listening and observational skills, and have an empathetic mindset. Must be currently certified and have high school experience.
ending Accounts, 403(b) retirement plan, gym membership, and free lunch.
Kehillah offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Our comprehensive benefits package includes generous paid time off, health, dental, vision, life/short and long-term disability insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 403(b) retirement plan, gym membership, and free lunch.