Part Time

Teaching Assistant

Ottawa Modern Jewish School 21 Nadolny Sachs Private, Ottawa ON

Our mission: For 60 years, Ottawa Modern Jewish School (OMJS) established
itself in Ottawa as the non-affiliated, supplemental school offering quality Jewish
education for Kindergarten to Grade 7.

As a non-affiliated supplemental school, OMJS attracts a variety of families from
the Ottawa Jewish community, including non-religious/affiliated and mixed
religious families.

OMJS meets on Sundays from 9:30am - 12:30pm at the SJCC. Candidates must be entering Grade 10 or older

Teacher’s Assistant Roles/Responsibilities:
 Welcome students into the classroom
 Create a positive, supportive and safe atmosphere in the classroom
 Serve as an positive role model for students
 Assist Teacher with the preparation and cleanup of activities
 Assist Teacher in the coordinating and running of activities, lessons, and field trips
 In coordination with the teacher, greet parents at the beginning and end of the day
and ensure that the students are properly signed in and out
 Provide one-one help in the completion of crafts/activities and lessons, and/or take kids out for body breaks as needed
 Attend staff meetings when required
 Be an active participant in the online learning environment, as needed

Qualifications:
 Have experience working children; preferably in a classroom setting
 First Aid and CPR C certification is an asset (not required)
 Be enthusiastic, energetic, and patient
 Have an open and inclusive attitude that reflects our school’s mission
 Knowledge of Hebrew and/or Jewish culture is an asset

Qualifications: 0-2 years of experience.