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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
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 email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com.
Sunday morning teaching position available at a local Conservative Synagogue. Transportation from campus will be arranged. Must have some classroom or camp experience. Education majors preferred. We are an experiential religious school which means hands-on learning is a high priority for our families. If you enjoy working with students and want an opportunity to be a Jewish role model, contact Education Director Aviva Janus at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-593-3410 X106
Congregation Olam Tikvah in Fairfax, VA (we promise it's not too far AND we'll reimburse you for gas!) is looking for a few extraordinary educators for our 2017-18 school year. We are a welcoming community of over 630 serving families from all over the Northern Virginia area and our religious school takes pride in being inclusive and innovative. We have positions open on Sundays, from 9am-12pm, and/or Tuesdays from 4:45-6:30pm. If you love Jewish learning, are dedicated to meeting the needs of all students, and have experience in formal or informal education, you might be just the person we are looking for!
Last positions available in Chicago and DC for Avodah's Jewish Service Corps, a year-long program for recent college grads to build a lifetime of leadership skills, an active Jewish community, a powerful professional network, and a more just America. The Avodah Jewish Service Corps provides recent grads a place to build the foundations for careers, Jewish community, and lifelong activism in social and economic justice movements. We're looking for leaders and not-yet-leaders, activists and organizers, challah bakers and Shabbat dinner hosts, teachers, learners, and everyone in between to spend the next year pursuing justice with Avodah. As a member of the Avodah Jewish Service Corps, you will: Build real world expertise with hands-on work experience. Corps Members are placed with Avodah's partner organizations in Chicago, New Orleans, New York and Washington, DC. They contribute to our partners' work on crucial justice issues like immigration, hunger, education, public health, and domestic violence. Develop activist chops and Jewish social justice insights. Avodah's trusted, innovative curriculum develops practical skills, examines the causes and effects of domestic poverty, and looks at justice work through a Jewish lens. Live and learn in the dynamic Avodah community. Home-cooked meals, late night conversations, and holiday celebrations make living in the bayit (house) memorable and meaningful. Access activism, professional development, and Jewish opportunities for life. Hundreds of active, engaged, supportive social justice leaders across the country in the Avodah alumni community help with everything from apartment hunts to job references to holiday meals. Corps Members are aged 21-26, and the program provides a monthly living stipend, travel allowance, health insurance, and subsidized housing, as well as year of professional and leadership development. Are you our next Jewish Service Corps Member? Do you know someone who is wondering what they can do to help create a more just America, or how to build a career that makes a difference in people's lives? Find out more at avodah.net/serve. The application is currently rolling, and the program begins in mid-August 2017. Full program and application information can be found at avodah.net/serve, or contact Russ Agdern at email@example.com.
Beth Sholom Early Childhood Center of Potomac, MD, is seeking assistant teachers for the 2017/18 school year. Positions available: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 12:30 - 6:00 PM, 2:00 - 6:00 PM Teachers should some experience working with children in a developmentally appropriate early childhood environment. All candidates should be warm, nurturing, creative & engaging. Applicants must be able to work collaboratively, have a strong work ethic, possess a positive attitude, and a passion for working with young children. Candidates should be knowledgeable of Jewish practices and rituals.
Local Jewish Youth Sports League Looking for Coaches! Ko-ach Sports runs a Sunday soccer and flag football league for the Jewish community of Silver Spring. We are actively seeking coaches and referees for the upcoming fall season. For more information and to apply check out www.Ko-achSports.com/jobs
Ko-ach Sports, a Jewish youth sports league, seeks a part-time summer associate to develop new business. Our sports league's revenue model is based on Team Sponsorships. The account executive will follow up on new and existing leads to obtain sponsors for the 2017-18 season. The position is primarily commission based. 5-10 hours per week, very flexible. For More information contact Josh at Info@Ko-achSports.com
Looking for a part-time youth advisor at Temple Beth Shalom in Arnold, MD. Also looking for Hebrew School teachers for Sunday 9:30am-11:30am and Wednesday evenings 6:30pm-8pm. You do not have to be able to do work both days. Great pay!
Youth Advisor- Part-Time: 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