Employment Opportunities

Founded in 1961, the Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston offers a comprehensive curriculum in general and Judaic studies for children ages 15 months through eighth grade. Located in Newton, Massachusetts, Schechter is one of the oldest Jewish day schools in the Boston area, celebrating its 55th anniversary in 2016.

Current Openings:

SCHOOL COUNSELOR:  The School Counselor will serve as a counselor for students eighteen months to grade three.  The ideal candidate will have experience in a school setting, excellent organization skills, and an understanding of the relevant procedures and regulations. Full description.

KINDERGARTEN TEACHER: The School is seeking a full-time Kindergarten teacher for the 2017-2018 academic year.  Applicant should be loving and energetic, have experience building connections with a supportive teaching team, and be able to communicate effectively with parents and supervisors. A minimum of five years teaching experience with young children, a Judaics background, and a degree in Education (Masters strongly preferred) required. 

Schechter offers an excellent salary and benefits and an outstanding work environment. As we are not easily accessible by public transportation, a car is highly recommended. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to liz.chesarone@ssdsboston.org.

Schechter is always looking for qualified substitute teachers. We require that substitute teachers have, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree and some experience working with children. If interested please send resume and cover to Solomon Schechter Day School, Attn: Liz Cheserone 125 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459. 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Solomon Schechter Day School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, age, disability, status as a veteran or being a member of the Reserves or National Guard, or any other category protected under state or federal law.

To reach our human resources department, please email liz.chesarone@ssdsboston.org.



"Everything I wanted for my children I found at Schechter. It’s a real community, a family.
The teachers know my kids and the education is inspiring and rigorous, incremental and age-appropriate." - Schechter parent

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Gan Shelanu
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Gosman Building
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