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The Ottawa Jewish Community School is an innovative and engaging Jewish Day School, Kindergarten through Grade 8, dedicated to developing minds, nurturing hearts, and instilling Jewish values.  Located in Ottawa, Ontario, OJCS is known for its rigorous academics, strong social-emotional curriculum, immersive Hebrew and French programs, and warm community.  Please see the job postings below and contact us if you think you’d like to join The OJCS faculty.

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The Ottawa Jewish Community School is seeking an engaged and dedicated educator to join or team as a part-time (10 hours a week) Junior Kindergarten Coordinator.   The JK Coordinator will be responsible to research and lead the first phase of the transition of JK from Ganon to OJCS, important early childhood initiatives.

The ideal candidate has both education and experience in early childhood education.  S/he is able to work independently, flexibly, collaboratively and comes with enthusiasm and initiative.  Salary is commensurate to education and experience and is competitive.

Interested candidates that meet the above criteria should click here to download the full job description and follow the application instructions therein.

The Ottawa Jewish Community School is currently seeking Occasional Teachers, Kindergarten – Grade 8, to teach General
Studies, French Studies and Jewish Studies. The candidates we move forward with will:

  • Be a positive role model for students reflective of the mission of the school;
  • Hold a Bachelor of Education and/or Master of Education;
  • Have experience working with Primary, Junior and/or Intermediate Divisions;
  • Ontario College of Teachers Certificate of Qualification is considered an asset;
  • Maintain a well managed classroom and positive learning environment in line with
    our school’s philosophy;
  • Be punctual, energetic and motivated;
  • Up-to-date Police Record Check..

Interested candidates that meet the above criteria should click here to download the full job description and follow the application instructions therein.

We’re always interested in hearing from superstar educators and facilitators.  If you think you’d make a great addition to the OJCS team please email your resume and a note telling us why, to teach@theojcs.ca