BJE currently has 2 office positions available:

Jewish Studies Curriculum Developer

Job Description

The NSW Board of Jewish Education (BJE) is seeking a suitably qualified, highly motivated and innovative Curriculum Developer with an exceptional knowledge of Jewish Traditions, Festivals, Life Cycle, and History and a passion for providing inclusive, relevant and cutting-edge Jewish programs for generation Z in primary schools.

This project has strict deliverable due dates and it is estimated that it requires 2.5 days per week for 12 months.

Duties include (but are not limited to):

  • Design, develop and produce new Jewish studies units of work in accordance with BJE’s Scope and Sequence including (but not limited to): teacher’s guides, resources and students workbooks
  • Recommend teaching techniques and the use of different or new technologies
  • Develop procedures for teachers to implement curriculum

Essential Criteria

The successful candidate will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Education and Teaching
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ teaching experience
  • A valid clearance to work with Children (Working with Children Check) or the ability to obtain one

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:

  1. A comprehensive knowledge of Judaism in all its diversity
  2. Successful curriculum writing experience
  3. Successful teaching experience with capacity to initiate improvement in teaching, learning and classroom practice
  4. Creativity — able to think of new ways to engage students
  5. Knowledge of curriculum, assessment and student welfare with the ability to design quality, inclusive teaching and learning programs with effective writing skills
  6. The ability to plan and source resources effectively and equitably to support teaching and learning
  7. Meeting strict due dates
  8. To be able to implement an evaluation process for the curriculum
  9. Exceptional computer proficiency in MS office suite – Outlook, Word
  10. Solid proficiency in Photoshop or equivalent software
  11. Exceptional attention to detail
  12. The ability to work collaboratively and with collegiality in a high pressure environment
  13. The ability to contribute to a positive and harmonious workplace.

Desirable Criteria:

  1. Tertiary qualifications in Curriculum Development
  2. Ability to teach a BJE SRE class

To apply, please send your CV with a cover letter to

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