New London Synagogue is looking for a skilled and experienced Jewish educator and education-mananger able to inspire and develop our youth’s love and understanding of our tradition.

The New London Synagogue Cheder meets 33 times a year, largely on Sunday mornings, and currently has 60 children (reception – Year 8) on the register. You will manage our team of teachers and teenage teaching assistants and work with parents as a key member of the Synagogue’s professional team.

The successful candidate will:

  • have a love and understanding of Judaism
  • be able to manage instilling that love and understanding in our younger members
  • be sensitive to the differing ways (age-appropriate ways and otherwise) young people learn
  • ensure the Cheder remains a safe and supportive space for students, families and staff alike.

Teaching qualifications and experience of supplemental Jewish education are strongly preferred.

See here for a full job description including financial information.

Interested candidates are invited to share CVs and a letter explaining their interest in and ability to perform the range of responsibilities detailed in that document. Deadline for applications, 31st May.

Please share your interest in the position, in writing, with You may also wish to contact Rabbi Jeremy Gordon – to understand more about our community, its Cheder and our needs at this time.

New London is an equal opportunity employer committed to racial equity and accessibility. This organization does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, colour, sexual orientation, disability, sex, age, gender identity or expression. You must be a citizen of the UK or have the proper legal documentation to work in this country.