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8th Grade Hebrew Musical Stage Director

Schechter Boston is looking for an inspiring and engaging musical theater director for the 2021-2022 school year. The theater director will direct our 8th grade Hebrew musical with 2 performances at the end of March/beginning of April. Rehearsals run from December through March on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:15-5:30 and small group rehearsals on Sundays (schedule TBD) beginning in January.

Advanced experience in directing musical productions with youth
A passion for teaching and directing youth
Fluent in Hebrew (preferred but not required)
Innovative artistic vision and pursuit of artistic excellence
Ability to create a positive environment to bring out the best in each student actor and create a cohesive ensemble
Strong collaborative and leadership skills

Salary: $10,000

To apply:
Please send your resume and cover letter to

About our school:
Schechter Boston creates a Jewish educational experience where each child, 15 months through eighth grade, is known, belongs, is engaged and inspired. Faculty, staff and students at Schechter benefit from a highly collaborative, mutually supportive environment in which each person’s individual strengths are recognized and cultivated, and are vital to the success and learning of the community as a whole. Individuals who work at Schechter Boston must thrive in a culture that lives every day by the following cultural values:

Believing there is no limit to better
Providing honest and kind feedback
Failing forward
Leaning into complexity
Being kinder than necessary

Accessible by public transportation:
Schechter is accessible by NewMo, a Newton-sponsored ridesharing service from the following stations: Newtonville Station (Commuter Rail- Worcester Line), Needham Heights Station (Commuter Rail- Needham Line) Chestnut Hill Station (MBTA Green Line-D), Newton Highlands Station (MBTA Green Line- D). NewMo lets you book a ride ($2/ride) from any of these stations to the Wells Avenue Business District, where the school is located.

Kim Wong
(617) 630-4518

Schechter Boston
125 Wells Avenue
Newton, MA 02459 United States

Posted 09/27/2021