Emanuel School – a co-educational Jewish Day School – is a thriving place of learning. 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.

Emanuel is more than just a place to work

It is the values of Emanuel School that enable both staff and students to prosper. At Emanuel you learn that life is more than just the traditional structures of education and jobs. It is about friendship, courage, kindness, integrity, justice and community. 

Our greatest asset is our staff

Our staff help to inspire and build our future leaders, innovators, collaborators and global citizens. Working at Emanuel School is very rewarding for both teaching and support staff. To help build each person’s confidence and credentials, we strive to support staff by providing many opportunities for continued professional learning and personal development throughout their careers.

Children’s wellbeing is everything to us

Emanuel School is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. This is primary focus of our care and decision-making. Emanuel has zero tolerance for child abuse and our culture is built around an environment that enables children to thrive.

Everyone is welcome at Emanuel

Emanuel School is an equal opportunity employer. Emanuel School does not make any reference to the religion of candidates and welcomes candidates from all religions and backgrounds to apply. We are committed to creating a safe, inclusive and respectful working environment for all.

Current opportunities

Hebrew Teacher – Primary or High School

We have an exciting opportunity in our Hebrew department, with opportunities to teach in either the Primary or High School, including Stage 5 & 6. This is a full time, permanent position available from the start of Term 1, 2023.

Digital Content Creator

We are looking for an energetic and talented Digital Content Creator to join our team for the commencement of Term 1, 2023. This role will contribute to the development and delivery of the School’s marketing communications. The successful candidate will be a digital marketer with a strong background in developing online communities and content curation, as well as having proven experience in maximising user engagement and interaction.  

Facilities and Operations Manager

We are seeking a Facilities and Operations Manager to oversee the management of the School’s grounds and building maintenance to support our students, staff and community. This is a full time, permanent job working 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday. After hours attendance to alarms or emergencies will also be required at times via phone or in person in rare instances. 

Head of Netball

Emanuel School is looking for a Head of Netball to join our thriving sport program. This is a part time, 1 year contract – 8 hours per week. Students do not play sport on Saturdays. This role will work during school holidays and receive 4 weeks annual leave per year. 

Head of Basketball

Emanuel School is looking for a Head of Basketball to join our thriving sport program. The Head of Basketball will be responsible for running our Basketball program for both Primary and High School, as well as involvement in other sport activities as required. 

Primary Teacher – OC for High Potential Learners

We are looking for an experienced and highly skilled educator for a Primary OC Class for High Potential Learners. Candidates interested in the OC class will have an interest and/or experience teaching gifted and high achieving students. Full time permanent position. 

Head of Jewish Studies (High School)

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.

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.


From All My Teachers I Grew Wise

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

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