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Cheder Headteacher - Wimbledon Synagogue Cheder

The Wimbledon Synagogue still needs a Cheder Headteacher;
You want to make a difference…
The Wimbledon Synagogue Cheder is:
  • A rapidly growing, exciting Sunday Cheder with over 130 children from pre-school through to GCSE
  • A strong teaching assistant programme, keeping our young people engaged in the Cheder community after GCSE
  • Part of the largest synagogue South of the Thames with nearly 900 members
We have:
  • A clear vision to engage our young people in Jewish life and expand their Jewish education
  • A newly refurbished building providing additional classrooms, an impressive library, and interactive learning resources
  • An independent nursery which brings new children into the Cheder
  • Enthusiastic, experienced teachers
  • Lovely children with bright, enquiring minds
You are:
  • A creative educator who enjoys sharing your passion for hands-on Jewish learning at all levels
  • Understanding of what excites and challenges young people in a Reform Jewish setting
  • Able to create Jewish educational experiences to encourage a love for lifelong learning
  • A leader and coach to other educators at all levels
  • Sensitive to the personal, social and emotional needs of young people and their families
  • Compassionate, diplomatic, and a good communicator with a sense of humour
  •  Committed to good governance and ensuring the Cheder has robust and up-to-date policies
You want:
  • To introduce new and exciting curricula
  • To be part of a welcoming community
  • To help us brighten the light of Jewish education in South London
We encourage experienced educators to apply, and will offer internal and external development opportunities.
For full details of the role and to express an interest, please email

Applications to be received by Friday 14 July 2017

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