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The Bernice & Mannie Rabovsky Religious School at Congregation B’nai Tzedek is seeking energetic and innovative teachers to join our spirited and engaging community in Potomac, Maryland for the 2017-2018 school year. The school strives to develop the whole Jewish child by instilling Jewish values and knowledge and helping our youth understand how they are connected to the larger Jewish community through hands-on experiences utilizing a variety of learning styles. In addition, we offer on-going collaborative curriculum-based professional development for teachers to engage in excellent professional practice. We also offer highly competitive salaries. We are interested in recruiting: • Sunday school teachers, • Midweek Hebrew teachers • Teachers who are knowledgeable in areas such as cooking and sports to help lead our hugim, electives, program on Sunday mornings. • Experience with experiential and/or differentiated learning is a plus. If you are interested in any of the above categories or positions, please contact Rabbi Steve Henkin, Director of Congregational Learning, at 301-299-9751 xt. 321 or email@example.com for more information.
Congregation B’nai Tzedek, a 650-family Conservative synagogue in Potomac, Maryland, is seeking fun, engaging, and energetic community builders to assist our growing youth programming! The advisor will help plan, staff, and build relationships with the members of our Bonim (Kindergarten – 2nd Grade) and/or Baderech (3rd – 5th Grades) youth groups and their parents. Flexible hours and competitive pay are included. Please contact Rabbi Steven Henkin, Director of Congregational Learning, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (301) 299-9751 xt. 321 for more information.
Sunday School SongLeader @ Bolton Street Synagogue Bolton Street Synagogue in Baltimore is seeking a songleader for Sunday School as well as Friday night services and occasional events. • Teach Jewish and Hebrew songs to classes ranging across grades K-7 • Lead singing at assemblies • Support 4 Class-Led Friday Night Shabbat Services • Sunday mornings, 10am-12pm • September through May Additional Opportunity: Synagogue Songleader for Friday Night Shabbat Services and occasional events (Tot Shabbat, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs) Contact Melissa Zieve; email@example.com
Hi, We are looking for a part-time babysitter this summer. Ideal candidate (besides energetic, loving, responsible, caring) has their own transportation and potential willingness to extend the part-time summer into part-time during the school year (but not required). The care is for 2 kids, ages 5 and 8, located in North Bethesda. Please contact me for more information on start date, hours, pay, qualifications, etc.
NCSY Camp Maor, , is looking for a life guard from July 23-August 22. Please contact for more information. Dates may be flexible.
NCSY Camp Maor, is looking for a visual arts instructor from July 23-August 22. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Dates may be flexible.
Greeter The Bender Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington is accepting resumes for full-time and part-time Greeter positions, all hours. We are seeking highly motivated individuals to serve as the first impression to members and guests at our busy Center. Located at 6125 Montrose Road in Rockville, this community center is at the heart of Jewish life in Montgomery County, operating a full scale health and fitness center, pre-school, day camp and a variety of education and arts programs. Position Responsibilities: • Monitoring access to the Center and verifying photo identification per the approved procedure • Distributing guest badges • Answering the main phone line for the Center, answering questions about Center activities and directing inquiries as needed • Helping to direct members and guests to their destinations in the Center. • Verifying data in the database • Completing other tasks as assigned. Candidates need strong customer service and communications skills, must be reliable and punctual, have basic computer skills with experience in database programs, and have the ability to effectively multi-task is a busy environment. The center is open extended hours 7days a week, so availability to work weekends and evenings is beneficial. We are conveniently located near two Metro Red Line stations and have free on-site parking. Staff has free access to the center’s health and fitness unit. To be considered, please email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to email@example.com
Teen Network Weaver - Temple Israel, West Bloomfield, Michigan The Position: We believe that as Jews, our relationships are central to building identity, strong connections to community, and a positive lifelong affiliation to synagogue life. As a thriving, innovative center of Judaism, we seek to implement a vision that meets the needs of our teens and families, that connects our youth to our temple and clergy, and that draws in the engaged and unengaged though personal relationships. We are seeking a dynamic youth professional who is ready to meet these opportunities with energy and excitement. The Organization: Temple Israel is a Reform congregation unlike any other. Located in West Bloomfield, Michigan, Temple Israel is the largest congregation in the country with over 3600 member families. Our flourishing youth program is a source of pride, as are our incredible worship experiences, innovative vision, and our commitment to relational Judaism. The Background: Engaging and inspiring the next generation of Detroit Jews is essential to maintaining a strong and vibrant community. With the potential for many more involved teens in the Detroit Jewish community, it is challenging to develop meaningful relationships with each of them and facilitate their connections to each other. Yet, this is the call that we must answer in order to retain them as lifelong Jewish adults. This generation of teens, the Millenials, is different than their parents’ generation, and therefore requires a different approach. In the past, the synagogue has been the center of the Jewish community, serving as the social, spiritual, and educational focal point for Jewish families. Today, teens are overwhelmed with their academic workload and extracurricular activities, which often leave very little time for anything else. They are also fiercely individualistic, and do not feel an obligation toward synagogue life in the same way as their parents and grandparents. Teens are focused on living up to their limitless potential, they are creative, thoughtful and driven, and it is up to us to harness their passions for the good of our Jewish community. They are searching for meaning in the form of exceptional, accessible, personal experiences. Where previous generations turned inward toward the synagogue for connection and community, we must turn outward to reach these teens, providing increasingly engaging niche programming and quality personal relationships in order to meet their needs. Our teens are involved in many different aspects of Jewish communal life through a variety of organizations, and it is our responsibility to encourage their commitment to these causes. If we do not meet teens where they are, then the good work that they do and the connections they form will separate them from their rabbis and role models at Temple Israel. If we are involved, present, and supportive, we strengthen their Jewish identity and their relationships with our synagogue. Teen Network Weaver (TNW) Position: The TNW will have experience in community organizing, camp, youth group experience, or other youth work. The TNW will be Jewishly literate, with strong organizational and programming skills. The TNW will have an active, leadership presence in all teen engagement programs related to Temple Israel: high school religious school programs, middle school and high school youth group meetings and events, retreats and overnights, leadership training, and anything else teen-related. The TNW will meet teens where they are, maintaining an active presence in the greater Metro Detroit Jewish community (ex: BBYO, Friendship Circle, Jewish student organizations, AIPAC, JServe, Repair the World, Summer in the City, local camps). • Meeting teens where they are will also mean attending high school sporting events, school plays, dance recitals, graduations, and summer camps in order to form lasting relationships with teens who may be meaningfully involved in hobbies and interests outside of the Jewish community. • The TNW will also be responsible for connecting with teens who may not be involved in Jewish communal life, and drawing them into the community through one-on-one connections. • TNW will be a ‘pied piper’ of teens, skilled in social media and up to date on Millennial ideology and pop culture. This person will strive to know and engage every teen connected to Temple Israel in any way. • The TNW will also be responsible for staffing NFTY events, supporting their teen leaders, and serving as a resource for the region.
Youth Sports Instructor The Bender Jewish Community Center in Rockville, MD is a premier community center at the heart of Jewish life in Montgomery County, operating a full scale health and fitness center, pre-school, day camp and variety of education and arts programs. This is a part-time position collaborating with the organization’s Sports Coordinator in planning, marketing and staffing various youth sports programs. Primary responsibilities include: • Plan and staff youth sports classes and lessons • Lead the youngsters through sports activities including soccer, basketball and floor hockey • Supervise junior sports instructors • Ensure excellent customer service and responsiveness to participants, parents and other members and guests of the Bender JCC Qualified candidates will have 1 plus years of experience working with youth ages 3+ in a sports or recreational capacity. Successful candidate will be a proven team player with strong communication skills, and have a positive, enthusiastic manner as a role model to these children. As a benefit, the person will have free membership to our on-site fitness center and indoor/outdoor pools. We are conveniently located near two Metro Red Line stations and have free on-site parking. To apply, send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adult Sports Site Coordinator The Bender Jewish Community Center in Rockville, MD is a premier community center at the heart of Jewish life in Montgomery County, operating a full scale health and fitness center, pre-school, day camp and variety of education and arts programs. We are seeking candidates to oversee the adult sports games and programs. This is a part-time position collaborating with the organization’s Sports Coordinator in planning, marketing and staffing various adult sports programs. Primary responsibilities include: • Get the fields read for play by cleaning, lining and dragging the fields and providing equipment to the participants • Assign umpires and referees and ensure that ground rules are being followed • Manage score books and line up cards • Complete incident reports regarding incidences and injuries • Ensure excellent customer service and responsiveness to participants, parents and other members and guests of the Bender JCC Qualified candidates will have knowledge of various sports programs and experience in coordinating adult sports leagues. Successful candidate will be a proven team player with strong communication skills, and have an ability to work with youth and adults. As a benefit, the person will have free membership to our on-site fitness center and indoor/outdoor pools. We are conveniently located near two Metro Red Line stations and have free on-site parking. To apply, send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to email@example.com.
Make Your Passion Your Career! Apply to be an AIPAC Fellow—Applications Due April 2nd!: AIPAC is hiring for its 2017 class of AIPAC Fellows. We will be hiring Fellows to work in New York, Florida, and Los Angeles. The program is open to recent college graduates and young professionals, who will be responsible for helping AIPAC to grow its committed base of investors. Fellows will be tasked with meeting with prospective donors, discussing the value of investment with AIPAC, the importance of keeping the U.S.-Israel relationship strong and soliciting them for gifts. Fellows will receive some of the best training in the organization at our headquarters in DC before they begin--learning about AIPAC, our legislative priorities, as well as gaining the skills they need to be accomplished development professionals. With these invaluable skills, Fellows will be poised to take on meaningful positions in any field they choose to pursue at the end of the program. We will offer a competitive salary and benefits for accepted applicants. For more information and to apply, visit www.aipac.org/fellows
Administrative Assistant, Early Childhood Center (ECC), Bender Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington in Rockville. The Bender JCC is a premier community center at the heart of Jewish life in Montgomery County, operating a full scale health and fitness center, pre-school, day camp and variety of education and arts programs. The position is a full-time position and reports to the ECC Office Manager. Major responsibilities are collaborating with the Office Manager in supporting the administrative functions of the ECC., assisting in the day-to-day operations of the office including answering phone calls, responding to e-mails, preparing flyers and mailings, maintaining student files, collecting required forms for registration, ordering supplies and other items needed for the classroom. Also, responds to preschool inquiries, organizes ECC substitute teachers and supports the work of the Early Childhood Parent Committee. Qualifications include: • proficiency in computer skills, including Word, Excel, Power Point and Publisher • love and respect for children • strong communication and interpersonal skills • strong organizational skills • team orientation Benefits include health/dental, life insurance, long-term and short-term disability, paid time off (PTO), holidays, flexible spending account, 403(b), free membership to our on-site fitness center, indoor/outdoor pools and employee discounts to most Center programs. We are conveniently located near two Metro Red Line stations and have free on-site parking. E-mail résumé, cover letter and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is seeking to hire a someone for our Public Education Initiative (PEI) Fellowship. This is a 10 month fellowship for a recent college graduate with an interest in a career in education, leadership, or nonprofit management. The PEI Fellow is responsible for assisting the PEI Site Coordinator in the oversight of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Public Education Initiative. The Public Education Initiative is a one-on-one literacy enrichment program through which volunteer tutors meet with students at eight sites within the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (for more information click here). The PEI Fellow will assist in managing the needs of the eight sites; help with recruitment and retention of volunteers; serve as a resource for educational techniques and tools, and tutor students. The Fellow may have some involvement with other Federation departments as related to their work with public education and literacy-based activities in the city of Cleveland. This position is a part time (up to 20 hours per week), academic year assignment; flexible hours and reliable transportation are required. The PEI fellow will report to the Director of the Public Education Initiative and the PEI Site Coordinator. For more information check out the posting at http://www.jewishcleveland.org/jobs/pei_fellow/
Looking to hire a "driver" to drive a young student (high-schooler, 10th grade) from UMD to the highschool at Rockville. I'm happy to get any day or day combination that is available. the needed times are: M W F 8:50 (We are now covered for T Th) Regards. Regards.
Camp Seneca Lake, a Jewish Modern Orthodox sleep away camp in Pennsylvania is looking to hire: Boys division head and someone to run our Drama program. Amazing opportunity. For more information Please email, email@example.com
Yachad, the National Jewish Council for Disabilities (NJCD) is seeking outstanding post-college graduates who want to learn, grow and contribute to an innovative, thriving, and dynamic human rights organization that has been on the cutting edge of disability inclusion for the last 30 years. Candidates must be thoughtful and concerned about the broader Jewish community. Applicants must be able to think flexibly and creatively and also be interested in ‘doing.’ This year-long Fellowship, in the intersection of the Jewish community and the disability inclusion movement, will support the Fellows’ development in working as part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team aimed to meet the social and inclusion needs of Jewish individuals with diverse disabilities. This includes, but is not limited to, Autism Spectrum Disorder, developmental challenges, deaf and hard of hearing, physical disabilities, and medical health and mental health needs. The Joel Daner Yachad Communal Fellowship (JDYCF) aims to shape emerging leaders who plan to go into careers in social work, psychology, medicine, education, not-for-profit management, development, public relations, policy planning or organizational leadership; or those who hope to serve the broad Jewish community in a lay leadership capacity. ABOUT JDYCF & APPLICATION PROCESS 1. Fellowship Dates: September 2017 – June 2018 (Starting and End Date Flexible) 2. Stipend: $20,000 3. Application Requirements: • Post College • Strong GPA (minimum: 3.2; must provide transcript or notarized letter from university confirming GPA) • Personal statement (maximum 700 words or one page typed) • 2 letters of recommendation • Resume • Photo • Additional relevant information • Personal interview (by invitation) You can also submit supplemental application materials by mail to Yachad, 11 Broadway, 13th Floor, New York, NY 10004. Attn.: Daner Yachad Fellowship 4. Application Deadline: March 15, 2017 Applicant: The ideal applicant should have a strong interest in social services and disability advocacy. Applicants may be on any career path such as social work or may be choosing to spend a “gap year” before continuing on in a career such as medicine, law, education, or business. Candidates must also be concerned about and dedicated to the global Jewish community. We are looking for a focused and motivated individual who possesses a vision for what they want to accomplish and the drive to perform. Our goal is to provide our fellows with the opportunity and guidance to establish, develop, and implement a plan that will create a lasting impact on Yachad and the global Jewish community. To apply go to Yachad.org/fellowship
Congregation Har Shalom is looking for a Director of Youth Engagement for next shool year. Are you who we are searching for? The Director of Youth Engagement at Congregation Har Shalom is responsible for engaging the congregation’s young people in the life of Har Shalom and creating compelling social, educational and religious programs. Congregation Har Shalom has a strong desire to build our Youth Program, engaging more young people and expanding our programming through innovation and creativity. The Director of Youth Engagement works to integrate youth activities and infuse Judaism into the many facets of our active, diverse congregation. The Director of Youth Engagement reports directly to the Director of Education and works in consultation with the Youth Commission and the Vice President for Education and Youth. The Director of Youth Engagement will have primary responsibility for the following program areas: • Creating a diversity of programs, including social, religious, educational and community service for the youth of our congregation. • Represent and advocate for the youth of our congregation • Overseeing the Congregation’s four youth groups: USY, Kadima, Machar and Bonim o Plan, advertise, and supervise activities for each group o Mentor the USY board and develop leadership programs o Encourage attendance at regional Kadima and USY events o Oversee Kadima Basketball League o Hire and supervise youth advisors o Serving as a liaison to the regional USY and Kadima office and an active presence in regional meetings and events. Attend the regional Kadima and USY conventions with the participants at Har Shalom. o Collect, track and submit all membership and event forms for congregational and regional activities. • Publicize youth events and accomplishments through social, electronic and written media. • Creating and maintaining a budget and calendar for the youth groups. Additional Responsibilities will include: • Implement youth Shabbat and holiday services and programs and partner with the Director of Education in promoting Shabbat attendance. • Participate as an active member, and as a representative of Har Shalom, in the professional youth community • Teach in the synagogue religious school program • Participate with the Har Shalom staff in general synagogue programming To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Jennifer Newfeld, Director of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pulling all-nighters anyway? Opportunities available for nighttime work as a paid Shomer. This role requires a person to be in a funeral home serving as a ceremonial "guard" over a deceased individual. The role does not involve any contact with the deceased, and is performed in a separate room - but nonetheless represents a significant mitzva performed for the deceased and their family. Requirements: ability to be present, behave respectfully and periodically recite psalms (English or Hebrew). Pay: $12/hr. Performed on a freelance basis. Shabbat and festival coverage needed too. Interested individuals should call Gidon van Emden at 202-476-0124.