Job Vacancies in Jewish Schools

Assistant Head Teacher / Head of Jewish Studies

Kerem School
Contract Type: Full Time
Start Date: September 2024
Education Setting: Primary School
Job Category: Head of Department
Location: Hampstead Garden Suburb

Are you looking for the next challenge? If so, we may have the role for you! We are seeking to appoint an inspirational Assistant Head Teacher/Head of Jewish Studies with vision and energy to join the hardworking and caring staff at this wonderful school. This is an exciting opportunity to help make a difference to the lives of the children at Kerem. 

Kerem is proud to be a Modern Orthodox, Jewish school which gives pupils excellent academic outcomes, a genuine love for Judaism and a deep love for and connection with Israel. Jewish and British values permeate every aspect of school life. The school infuses pupils with a love of Israel and a connection with its people. 

We received ‘excellent’ in all categories in our ISI inspection (December 2019). 

We are looking for a passionate, creative educator who can work as part of a team. We offer opportunities for professional development and in-school support. As an independent school, we offer smaller class sizes, assistants in each class, longer than average holidays, and a free lunch! Where it works for both the school and a member of staff, we also offer flexible working hours. 

We look forward to hearing from you if you are an excellent and experienced Jewish Studies classroom practitioner, if you inspire children and have high standards and expectations in all areas of school life.

An application pack which includes an application form can be found on the school website

Please email a completed application form to: 

Kerem is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Interview date: Week commencing 8th April 2024
Closing date: 02 April 2024