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Full Time Positions

Portland, OR (Posted 2/28) Preschool Director

The Temple Beth Israel Preschool Director has the responsibility and accountability for the administration, supervision and operation of the Temple Beth Israel Preschool. The Preschool Director works closely with all teachers, children and parents in creating a warm environment in which children thrive through play based, stimulating activities. The position plans and implements the curriculum for the Preschool that fulfills goals and mission of both the Preschool and of the congregation of Temple Beth Israel. Enforcement of any necessary and appropriate standards for achievement, advancement, participation, and conduct of students and their families is key to the Preschool Director role.

Hartford, CT (Posted 2/1) Director of Congregational Learning

Congregation Beth Israel, a Reform congregation, is seeking a passionate, thoughtful, and inspiring Director of Congregational Learning to join our community and engage our congregation in becoming learners of all ages. This is a newly defined position, taking our existing position of Director of Youth Education and expanding it to include the creation of educational opportunities for all congregants.

For more information and/or to be considered for this position, please submit a resume and brief personal statement by email to:

Norfolk, VA (Posted 2/1) Director of Education and Engagement

Ohef Sholom Temple is a welcoming, inclusive congregation seeking a highly creative and dynamic Director of Education and Engagement to help us execute our vision of high quality, intergenerational Jewish learning. We envision a program that fosters relationships and focuses on meaning-making and deep learning, with an emphasis on quality over quantity. We are open to change, willing to invest and take risks, and seek a candidate who can help us craft experiential, meaningful education that fosters a love of Judaism in our students of all ages.

Qualifications: The qualified candidate will embody the warm and welcoming spirit that our Temple strives to exemplify. MA in Jewish Education (or similar) preferred. Candidates should possess strong understanding and knowledge of Jewish traditions, practice, and liturgical Hebrew, and have prior experience teaching in a Jewish setting. Superior interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, are imperative to success in this position.

Salary range is between $65,000 to $75,000.

Interested applications should submit a cover letter, resume and list of references to Cantor Jen Rueben,

Portland, Maine (Posted 1/29) Director of Jewish Life and Learning

Levey Day School in Portland, Maine, serving grades pre-K through 5, seeks a Director of Jewish Life and Learning for 2018–19. As the school’s primary Hebrew and Judaics teacher, the successful candidate will advance the school’s mission to provide a students of all backgrounds with a nurturing community and challenging, personalized curriculum infused with Jewish values and Hebrew language.

Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, and list of references to Gerri Chizeck, Review of applications will begin upon receipt. Please apply by 3/5/2018 for first consideration. For more on Levey Day School, visit

Belmont, MA (Posted 1/11) Director of Education
Beth El Temple Center in Belmont, MA is searching for a Director of Education to join our vibrant congregation and be an integral part of our educational leadership team. This is a full-time, benefits eligible position. For more information and to apply, please email

Belmont, MA (Posted 10/19) Cantor/Cantorial Soloist.
Beth El Temple Center in Belmont, MA is searching for a part-time cantorial presence (Cantor or Cantorial Soloist) to join our vibrant congregation and be an integral part of our clergy team. Please send your resume to

Portland, OR (Posted 9/7) Program Director Havurah Shalom, a Reconstructionist and participatory synagogue in Portland, Oregon is expanding its small staff and hiring a Program Director.  This position will be a key member of Havurah’s leadership team along with the Rabbi and Education Director and work in close coordination with our 390 families to help the community meet our congregational goals. The Program Director supervises program and operational staff and plays a key role specifically in all Education Programs, Tikkun Olam, and Holiday planning. Salary range $50,000 – $53,000. Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred)
  • Ability to work some weekends and evenings
  • Experience in non-profit or membership organization
  • Two years of experience:
    • performing a full range of administrative functions
    • providing supervision
    • working either as employee or volunteer in a Jewish communal setting
    •  in Jewish education through teaching and curriculum development

South Bend, IN (Posted 6/22) Outreach and Development Associate The Jewish Federation of St. Joseph Valley seeks a full-time creative, highly motivated Outreach and Development Associate. The Outreach and Development Associate is responsible for planning, promoting and implementing activities that ensure a successful annual Community Campaign and other fundraising initiatives. The position will also find and create opportunities to engage with groups and individuals who are not yet connected to the work of Federation with the goal of building their connection and involvement. MOre information in the link. Please send résumés and cover letter to In the subject line of the email, please state the position you for which you are applying. 


San Diego, CA (Posted 5/2/17) JLC Education Director. The Jewish Learning center at Congregation Beth Am is a large school, with 170 students, ranging from preschool to Hebrew High. This is a great position for a community with a large and expanding population, in brand new building, working with great faculty. Competitive salary. Please see this job description for full details. Contact Rabbi Matthew Erne at (858) 481-8454 or

Part time positions

Charlotte, NC: (Posted 8/24) Part-Time Director – Consolidated High School of Jewish Studies of Charlotte

Conveniently located on Shalom Park, the Consolidated High School of Jewish Studies of Charlotte (Hebrew High) is a supplementary Jewish High School serving the teens of Temple Israel, Temple Beth El, as well as non-affiliated Reform and Conservative Jewish teens in the Charlotte community.  Shalom Park is a unique setting that brings together the Charlotte Jewish community’s resources on 54 rolling, wooded acres on Providence Road in Charlotte.  The Director of Hebrew High will oversee, lead, and advance the values and mission of Hebrew High in collaboration with all community stakeholders.  Our program is an integral part of Jewish education for teens and receives incredible support from the Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte and the Charlotte Jewish community to create amazing programs and Jewish experiences for our students. Our Director will work closely with clergy from our Conservative and Reform Synagogue partners, with an Advisory Board made up of representatives from each temple and the greater community, to envision and bring to fruition an updated model of Hebrew High which engages Jewish youth within the Charlotte community.

See full job description here >> Interested candidates should electronically submit a letter of interest and a resume to the Hebrew High Search Committee [with the words “Hebrew High Application”in the Subject Line] to: Dr. Laura Bernstein, Executive Director-Temple Beth El at

East Brunswick, NJ: (Posted 8/24) – Various Positions

Kesher @EBJC is innovative Jewish learning in a Conservative synagogue supplemental school. More than anything, what we want is for our children to form a lasting connection to Judaism – to have the knowledge and skills to be adult Jews – to have the desire to be lifelong learners, continuing to engage with our texts and our traditions. At Kesher @EBJC, we provide the tools and the motivation to inspire a life led Jewishly. For 2017-18, we are seeking inspired educators across all grade levels. Kesher meets on Sunday mornings and Wednesday afternoons. Currently actively seeking:
Music – 8 Sundays during the year with possibility of more
5th Grade – Sundays & Wednesdays, core curricula
6th Grade – Sundays, Holocaust & Heroism
7th Grade – Sundays, Life Cycle & Mitzvot
Wednesday Chugim/Electives for 6th & 7th graders – Teach Your Passion
Saturday morning Youth Services leader
Send resume and cover letter to