Emanuel School is a thriving place of learning – a co-educational Jewish Day School. Students from Pre-school to Year 12 learn, play and flourish on our beautiful heritage-listed campus in the Eastern suburbs of Sydney, Australia.  Our motto, Mind Spirit Being, encapsulates our School. We aim to open the mind, awaken the spirit and engage the whole being within a culture of excellence, respect and the desire to strive for one’s best.

Coordinator of Innovation (K-6)

Emanuel School is looking for an outstanding educator who will lead the process of bringing innovation to our Primary School learners. Through the lens of real-world problem finding and solving, this energetic and highly creative educator will reinforce the disciplined design process, develop computational and innovative thinking  in our students and will embed digital technology skills across the curriculum.

This is an exciting opportunity that does not come around every day. This is a well-established leadership role which has made a significant difference to our School and the education of our students. The successful candidate will be able to continue our current, exciting programs as well as having the opportunity to create vision and further innovate.  

From within and beyond our purpose built, makerspace (our Imaginarium), you will work with our talented team of teachers across all stages in order to deliver the Innovation Curriculum as well as creating inspiring extra-curricular opportunities to teach our students to be innovative and creative thinkers who work to solve real problems. 

This full time position is available from Term 1, 2022 and attracts a Coordinator 1 Allowance. This is a 1 year fixed term contract with a possibility of extension.

The successful candidate will be a NESA accredited Primary Teacher who holds the necessary tertiary qualifications, a valid WWCC and who has experience in a similar role and / or school environment. Additional qualifications in digital technologies or related disciplines will be considered favourably. 

For more information on this exciting opportunity, you can view the full role description here.

Applications should be emailed to recruitment@emanuelschool.nsw.edu.au and addressed to our Principal, Andrew Watt. As part of your application, please include a cover letter and a 2-3 minute video introducing yourself and describe one of your favourite lessons teaching students innovation, creativity or science .

Closing date: Sunday 3 October 2021

HSIE or English/HSIE Teacher (Full time, contract)

We are seeking an experienced teacher for either a HSIE position or an English / HSIE position. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching compulsory 7-10 HSIE, stage 6 Legal studies and/or 7-10 English.  This full time position is available from Term 1, 2022 for the remainder of the 2022 school year. 

The successful applicant will have a relevant degree/teaching qualification and be accredited with NESA.

Applications should be emailed to recruitment@emanuelschool.nsw.edu.au and include a cover letter, your WWCC and NESA accreditation details. 

Closing date: Wednesday 6 October 2021


Maths Teacher (Part time 0.6FTE, contract)

We are seeking a talented and passionate Maths teacher who is looking for part time work (0.6FTE). This is a contract role commencing in Term 1, 2022 for the remainder of the 2022 school year, with the possibility of becoming a permanent position.

The successful applicant will have a relevant degree/teaching qualification and be accredited with NESA.

Emanuel is a Child-Safe School. Applicants must provide a valid Working With Children Check (WWCC) at the time of application.

Applications should be emailed to recruitment@emanuelschool.nsw.edu.au and include a cover letter, your WWCC and NESA accreditation details. 

Applications close Wednesday 6 October 2021

Head of Jewish Studies (7-12)

We are looking for a Head of Jewish Studies (7-12) to join our team. The Head of Department will provide outstanding leadership of the School’s Jewish Studies Department, guiding reflective, future-oriented and evidence-informed best practice in the delivery of our classroom programs in the High School.

The Head of Jewish Studies (7-12) has overall responsibility for the leadership of all aspects of the Jewish Studies Department. They are responsible for building and maintaining strong involvement in the life of the School and the wider community and would be committed to supporting the ethos of the School. They are responsible for developing and fostering each student’s pride in their heritage, Jewish identity and connection with Israel.

This is a full time, permanent position, available from the commencement of 2022.

The successful candidate will be an effective communicator who holds students’ Jewish learning and development as the highest priorities. They will be an experienced, successful and qualified educator who is highly organised and professional, with a passion for ensuring the best possible education for students. They will be a lifelong learner, excited by innovation, committed to continuous improvement, and willing to contribute to a dynamic and future-oriented learning environment.

The successful candidate will have a relevant degree and teaching qualifications and be at least eligible to be accredited with NESA.

Emanuel School welcomes Jewish Studies teachers from all streams of Judaism, and it is important to us that each teacher respects and supports the Jewish diversity of our community and is comfortable teaching and exploring pluralist Jewish themes.

For a full overview of this exciting opportunity, including a full list of responsibilities and skills required, click here.

To apply, email your CV, a cover letter and details of two referees to recruitment@emanuelschool.nsw.edu.au.


Primary School Hebrew-speaking specialist

We are looking to enhance our K-2 program with an enthusiastic Hebrew-speaking teacher who will develop and facilitate Hebrew education through creative arts or activity-based lessons.

Each class in Years K-2 would have one period per week in this program. This lesson could focus on music, drama, sport, dancing or art. You would plan a meaningful, engaging program that builds familiarity with Hebrew in a practical and dynamic manner.

If you are accredited with NESA and have a current Working With Children Check, we would love to hear what you can bring to our School. This is a permanent, part-time role, 0.2FTE. High level Hebrew skills are essential.

Email a cover letter and a copy of your CV to recruitment@emanuelschool.nsw.edu.au


 Primary and High School Teachers (casual)

We seek casual Primary and High School teachers in all fields who are highly competent, passionate and engaged in their practice, with strong familiarity with the current NESA curriculum. There may be the possibility for positions to become permanent. A current Working With Children Check is required.

Applications, including the details of two referees, should be sent to recruitment@emanuelschool.nsw.edu.au and addressed to our Principal, Andrew Watt

From All My Teachers I Grew Wise

Midrash Tehillim 119:99
מכל מלמדי השכלתי - Mikol Melamdai Hiskalti

Welcome from the Principal