Middle School Language Arts & Social Studies Teacher 21-22

Posted 3 months ago
Position Areas
English/Reading/Language Arts


Ohr Torah Cincinnati (OTC) in Cincinnati, Ohio is a Jewish independent school that serves toddlers through eighth grade. We focus on fostering and infusing a true love for learning in all that we do and an appreciation and awe for learning across all subject areas and throughout every aspect of the children’s day. Specifically, we provide a carefully planned, stimulating, and structured learning environment along with an integrated, robust curriculum across and within Judaic and General Studies. Our approach to learning builds independence in students and honors the innate yearning for discovery inherent in all people.

Ohr Torah Cincinnati is very excited to be expanding and is looking for a highly qualified teacher to lead our middle school students for the 2021-2022 school year. Candidates applying must be willing to enroll in Montessori Teacher Training or hold a Montessori Teaching Certificate. At OTC, great autonomy is given to teachers to be creative, innovative, and passionate, and highly tuned to the needs of adolescence. The ideal candidate can execute a student-centered, project-based, innovative program and possesses a flexible mindset and approach to learning. The successful candidate will join a team that is growing the Secondary Jewish-Montessori model.


  • Create engaging and meaningful lessons 
  • Create, manage, and evaluate authentic experiential projects, assessments, and experiences for adolescents 
  • Oversee the scope and sequence of the Language Arts & Social Studies curricula
  • Collaborate with the other adolescent teachers to enrich the experience of the students
  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field required
  • Master’s degree in education or related field a plus
  • Experience working with adolescents
  • AMS/MACT in Secondary 1 or willingness to participate in training
  • Team player with strong collaborative and communication skills
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn, ability to take direction well
If interested in applying, please send an email to Kathleen Farfsing at kfarfsing@ohrtorahcincinnati.org with:
  • A cover letter specific to your qualifications for the position
  • A resume
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Paid Montessori training
  • Employer-Sponsored Simple IRA Program with Company Contribution
  • Extensive Professional Development Opportunities
  • Extensive Paid Time Off including federal holidays and Jewish Holidays

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