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ADL Washington, D.C. Regional Operations Internship Under direct supervision, participate in day-to-day operations and projects within the Regional Operations and Education Departments of the Washington, DC Regional Office of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) in order to learn real-world, transferable skills and gain work experience in a professional setting. Primary Roles and Responsibilities: Interns will work directly with Regional Staff on projects relating to education, community engagement, hate crimes, extremist groups, anti-Semitism, law enforcement outreach and regional operations. Projects involve program administration, research, report and correspondence writing, database management, assisting with meeting and event planning, community outreach and other duties as assigned. Please visit dc.adl.org/regional-operations-internship/ to apply
Seeking a friendly, responsible sitter for after-school driving (from Silver Spring to Bethesda to Takoma Park) on Thursdays from 3:30pm -7:30pm. Depending on our schedule and yours, we could use some help on other school days, as well. Driving, homework help, etc. My three kids are aged 9, 11, and 13. They're all native Hebrew speakers and fully bilingual, and would love to be around someone who knew Hebrew or appreciated their culture. 🙂 Must have a safe car, insurance, and a clean driving record! Please tell me a bit about yourself and why this job interests you, and please let me know whom I may contact as a reference.
Congregation B’nai Tzedek, a 650-family Conservative synagogue in Potomac, Maryland, is seeking a fun, engaging, and energetic part-time youth advisor to assist our growing youth group program! FUN, FRIENDS, LAUGHTER, LEADERSHIP, LASTING MEMORIES, MEANINGFUL EXPERIENCES, COMMITMENT, GROWING TOGETHER! The youth advisor will help plan, staff, and build relationships with the members of our youth groups and their parents. We are looking for someone with great energy who knows how to engage our kids! Someone who will have fun with them but who also is reliable, responsible and can successfully run a program. The youth advisor will work closely and meet with the Youth Engagement and Programming Coordinator on a regular basis. Flexible hours and competitive pay are included! Please email your resume and cover letter to Leah Miller, Youth Engagement and Programming Coordinator at LMiller@bnaitzedek.org. Required Qualifications: Possess a strong Jewish background and lifestyle Experience working with children and/or teens in an informal setting (youth group, Jewish camping, etc.) Strong communication and administrative skills Must have own vehicle Must be available some evenings and weekends Preferred Qualifications: Experience with USY and/or BBYO
Small, change oriented CPA firm seeking individual who can work independently and think outside the box. Must have strong background in excel and word. Send resume to email@example.com or call 301-530-1920.
RELIGIOUS SCHOOL TEACHERS Shaare Torah Religious School Learn It to Live It! Shaare Torah, a Conservative shul in Gaithersburg, is a transformative Jewish community that connects every participant to each other, the Jewish people, Jewish tradition, humanity, and God. Our Religious School seeks to provide an education designed to inspire our students to lead their lives as identifying, ethical, committed Jews. Our purpose is to create a warm, yet challenging, learning environment to instill the skills and values that enable our students to understand their heritage and live the rich spiritual and ethical life that Judaism offers. We believe that an integrated curriculum involving Torah, Hebrew, prayer, tzedakah, customs, values, history and holidays reinforced by strong family education will enable the student to understand the religious teachings and traditions embodied in his/her Jewish heritage, practice religious observances, and guide his/her life by the moral and ethical principles of the Jewish religion. We hope to challenge our students to discover their own authentic path to a relationship with God, Torah, Israel and the Jewish people by preparing our students to confront and respect Jewish tradition. We are currently seeking a teacher for the following class: - 4th Grade - Meaning of Prayers (not Hebrew), Holidays, Life Cycle, Mitzvot - Sundays 9:00am-12:00pm - 5th Grade - Bible - Sundays 9:00am-12:00pm - Spring Semester - 6th Grade - Jewish History - Sundays 9:00am-12:00pm We offer the following to our teachers: - competitive salaries, commensurate with experience; - paid sick leave; - partnership and support from director, rabbi, professional staff, and lay leadership; - teacher trainings appropriate for both new and experienced teachers. We expect in return the following of our teachers: - passion and commitment to Jewish learning for the young people in our community; - partnership and collaboration with fellow teachers and director; - planning for the year and each session that meets objectives, is age-appropriate, and fun; - parent communication that is effective, informative, and engaging. If interested, please contact Allison Colker, Education Director, 301-869-9842, ext. 117 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MACHAR, the Washington Congregation for Secular Humanistic Judaism is STILL hiring Sunday school teachers and a music specialist for its Jewish Cultural School (JCS) for the 2017-2018 academic year. We only meet every other Sunday and pay is $80/2 hour session. Qualifications for JCS teachers: teaching experience preferred but not required; comfort with secular humanistic/cultural approach to Jewish studies; and ability to work with children. All teachers are expected to follow the appropriate grade-level curriculum and update parents by email following each session. Please contact Heather Gale at email@example.com.
The Alvin Browdy Religious School (ABRS) at Ohr Kodesh Congregation, a Jewish Conservative supplemental school in Chevy Chase, Maryland (Greater DC area) is looking for talented teachers to join our team in the 2017-2018 school year. The school is committed to a Project-Based approach to Jewish learning on all levels. The right candidate should be familiar with Project-Based Learning and/or Reggio Emilia education, and will be a partner in planning the curriculum for next year. Requirements: Must be available for school Sundays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM and once-monthly meetings after school from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM; Wednesdays 4:15 PM - 6:15 PM . Possible arrangements for one day only if necessary. Prior experience in a PBL or Reggio-based curriculum preferred. Fluency in Hebrew language preferred. Salary is determined based on experience. Hiring NOW!
KEHILA CHADASHA SEEKS SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS Kehila Chadasha, an independent cooperative chavurah, runs a progressive religious school that meets on Sunday at Bethesda Chevy Chase High School in Bethesda, Maryland, two blocks from the Bethesda Metro station on the Red Line. The Sunday school serves students in kindergarten through seventh grade, and runs a seminar program (“machon”) for eighth through tenth graders. Classes for students up to their mitzvah year are divided into Judaics, Hebrew, and related Jewish religious and cultural activities. Rabbi David Shneyer is the spiritual leader. Kehila Chadasha seeks teachers, preferably with experience teaching Judaics and Hebrew. Classes meet on Sunday mornings, 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., September through June. We especially value creative and experiential classroom approaches. Warmth, enthusiasm and willingness to learn are essential. Experience teaching, tutoring, or working in a Jewish camp are great credentials. Part time, approximately 5 hours/wk. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Benefits include full membership in Kehila Chadasha, which includes High Holiday tickets. Please send resume & cover letter to: Babettekehila@gmail.com For more information about Kehila Chadasha please visit: http://www.e-kehila.org
Bet Chaverim, Howard County (Columbia)'s newest Conservative congregation, is seeking a creative and passionate teacher for a very small 7th grade class. Bet Chaverim Religious School prides itself on providing highly innovative, creative, project-based, deeply meaningful and relevant teaching and learning practices and experiences. Bet Chaverim sees our youth as the architects, designers and builders of the future. Our school seeks to empower our children with a deep understanding of and connection to Jewish values, texts, rituals and culture to set them upon the path to lifelong engagement in Jewish learning and living. The ideal candidate should be very comfortable with Hebrew (focusing on fluency and tefilla), love to creatively lead and discuss with kids, and be confident with technology integration. Program is Sunday mornings and technology-based at home during the week using an online Jewish learning portal. Time commitment is Sunday from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at a local high school, plus an anticipated 1.5 hours during the week from home for planning, an online check-in with students, and grading through the online portal. Before applying, please learn more about our exciting program at http://tinyurl.com/bcrshowardco
Personal Trainers The Bender Jewish Community Center in Rockville, Maryland 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 have openings for part-time Personal Trainers with flexible weekend hours to provide individualized training for members and clients. The positions are also responsible for providing member fitness orientations. Although all candidates will be considered, we have a particular need for female Personal Trainers. You will help clients identify fitness goals and create a personal training program specifically tailored for the client. You will demonstrate exercise plans and techniques, monitor the client’s progress, and maintain client records. Responsibilities also include enforcement of fitness center policies cleaning equipment and replacing fitness tools Qualifications include at least a high school degree/equivalency, current First Aid and CPR/AED, and at least one national personal training certification. Strong customer service, communication and listening skills are also required. Must have the ability to lift up to 35 pounds. Apply at www.benderjccgw.org/jobs
The Bender Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington seeking part-time Babysitters for morning and afternoon hours. The position cares for the children of members using the community center which is located at 6125 Montrose Road in Rockville. The purpose of the position is to provide a safe, clean and enjoyable environment for children ranging from 3 months to 5 years of age. Children must be admitted and released in accordance with the organization’s babysitting guidelines, snacks are dispensed in accordance with the guidelines, toys are sanitized and organized daily, and the safety of the children must be ensured at all times. Successful candidates need to have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with adults and children. Current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications are required. 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. Apply at benderjccgw.org/jobs
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. Apply at www.benderjccgw.org/jobs
The Bernice & Mannie Rabovsky Religious School at Congregation B’nai Tzedek is seeking passionate and innovative teachers to join our faculty in Potomac, Maryland for the 2017-2018 school year. We are a hands-on program striving to connect our students to each other while nurturing learning for students of all abilities and learning styles. Positions available are: ● Sunday morning co-teacher for first grade ●Sunday morning 7th grade Holocaust teachers (2) ●Sunday morning Inclusion Counselors (5) ●Wednesday evening teen facilitators for Contemporary Choices through a Jewish Lens Curriculum (3) ●Specialty teachers in art, cooking, drama, Israeli culture and music. We also offer competitive salaries and assistance, if needed, with transportation. If you are interested in any of the above positions, please contact Ronni Ticker, Director of Family & Youth Learning, at 301-299-9751 x 321, for more information.
Inspire Students@ Bnai Shalom of Olney Religious School SKILL SET AND BACKGROUND • Ability to work with students with a variety of learning styles, strengths and challenges • SOLID foundation of Jewish holidays and rituals and a basic knowledge of Israel • Strong verbal and written communication skills with students, parents, colleagues and Education Director • Creatively versed in lesson planning and assessment • Majors in Education and Jewish Studies preferred • Modern Hebrew knowledge an advantage, but not necessary RESPONSIBILITIES • Availability to teach Sunday mornings 8-30-12:15, and/or Tuesdays, and/or Wednesdays from 4:00-6:45pm • Prepare curriculum guided creative, project based and experiential lessons • Prepare students for Shabbat Services and Chagim events • Take part in monthly staff meetings and bi annual professional development events • Maintain weekly attendance records including own attendance • Partner with Director of Education and Hebrew Language Coordinator and colleagues for evaluation strategies, class activities and specific needs of students • Meet with Director of Education and parents as required • Open to using new technology strategies and tools If interested, please contact Linda.Siegel@Bnaishalomofolney.org
Seeking driver: Are you a responsible, kind, prompt person who really likes kids and has an excellent driving record? We are looking for someone to drive our delightful 5 year old boy from the National Archives on Adelphi Rd to MoEd at Ohr Kodesh in Chevy Chase (~9 miles/~half an hour depending on traffic) Monday and Tuesday afternoons at 3pm, starting in mid October 2017. Even better would be if you're willing to then drive said delightful child back either to Adelphi Rd or Old Greenbelt (either would be fine) at 6pm. Salary negotiable. For more information, please contact Adena at 410-504-3906 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Temple Emanuel (Kensington, MD) is seeking a part time Junior Youth Advisor to coordinate the temple's two Junior Youth Group programs, Kesty J (6th and 7th grade) and Kesty 45 (4th and 5th grade). This job promises to be fun and creative work, helping kids create friendships and self-identity through Jewish activities and experiences. The job entails: Collaborating with students to create programs of interest Planning and leading 5 social/educational events for each group during the school year Advertising events to members through email and fliers This position is supervised by the Temple's Associate Director of Experiential Education Salary: $2,000 Requirements: 18+, organizational skills, event planning experience preferred, access to reliable transportation, Jewish knowledge. Email email@example.com for info!
Seeking Song Leader Do you enjoy singing, playing the guitar and bringing the spirit and culture of Judaism to kids and adults alike? Beth Chai, the Jewish Humanist Congregation of Greater Washington, is seeking a song leader and music teacher for the coming school year. The teacher needs to enthusiastically lead our community of both adults and children in song during our Sunday morning assemblies, and then teach music to small classes of children. We are seeking someone for two Sundays a month (every other week), from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. We meet in Bethesda from September through May. For more information, please contact Roni at firstname.lastname@example.org
Beth Shalom Congregation (Columbia, MD - an easy 30 minute drive from the campus), an egalitarian Conservative synagogue, is seeking enthusiastic, dynamic, classroom teachers and a “Modern Hebrew” (Conversational Hebrew) specialist (Sundays 9:00am-12:00 pm) for the 2017-2018 school year. We are looking for team players who can captivate children with a progressive, creative, developmentally appropriate approach to Judaics and Tefillah-Hebrew instruction; comfort with modern Hebrew a plus. School meets Sundays (9:00am-12:00pm). Contact: Dr. Louis Nagel email@example.com or 410-531-5115 X322
The Administrative and Centennial Assistant (ACA) serves as Tifereth Israel Congregation's (TI) receptionist and is the initial point of contact for members, visitors, renters, vendors and others. The AA provides administrative support to staff, members and lay leaders. As we head into the Fall Holiday season, the start of the religious school year, and numerous B’nai Mitzvah we are especially looking for a quick learner who can multi-task in a fast-paced environment. This multi-faceted job offers a window into the workings of a non-profit: finance, database management, event management and constituent services. We are looking for a team player with a sense of humor, sensitivity to all forms of diversity and excellent communication and organizational skills. Email us now if you are interested!
MACHAR, the Washington Congregation for Secular Humanistic Judaism is hiring Sunday school teachers and a music specialist for its Jewish Cultural School (JCS) for the 2017-2018 academic year. We only meet every other Sunday and pay is $80/2 hour session. Qualifications for JCS teachers: teaching experience; comfort with secular humanistic/cultural approach to Jewish studies; and ability to work with children. All teachers are expected to follow the appropriate grade-level curriculum and update parents by email following each session. Please contact Heather Gale at firstname.lastname@example.org.