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CALLING ALL JEWISH CHANGEMAKERS TO JERUSALEM Spend 5 months learning/working in a social justice framework in the city of Jerusalem.
Applications are officially open for Achvat Amim's 5-Month Immersive program which begins March 1st, 2023! Develop skills in community organizing, human rights advocacy, and critical education through a rigorous 5-month immersive education program and on-the-ground solidarity work with Israelis and Palestinians. Apply today and join us in Jerusalem this Spring!
Centered around the core value of self-determination for all peoples, Achvat Amim has spent the past 9 years training activists and building partnerships with communities and organizations working on a variety of justice struggles. The mutual trust and respectm stewarded in these relationships allow us to bring our participants into the dense history and milieu of solidarity work on the ground.
The 5-Month Immersive is a framework for meaningful volunteer work with educational, community, and human rights organizations in and around Jerusalem. Participants volunteer in individualized placements, while traveling extensively and learning with leaders in the field. Together, we build a dynamic learning community in which we explore and shape Jewish culture, identity, and activism as individuals and as part of a greater whole. Participants gain practical skills in community organizing, strong analytic frameworks, and access to relevant networks that empower them to become sustained actors within larger webs of positive cultural and political change. Applications open now!
If you have any questions feel free to reach out to Achvat's Outreach Director at email@example.com!
Part-time Childcare and House Managing Position:
We are looking for someone to help our family. We have three children, ages 9,8 and 5. The position will be a mix of house help (laundry, lunch prep for children and possibly a bit of help with supper depending on timing) and child-care (picking children up a block away and bringing them home, helping them with homework and taking them to activities). Days: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Hours: ~ 2-4:45pm Place: Inner Richmond, SF If you are interested, please email Tamar at firstname.lastname@example.org
YFE Teacher Jobs
Who We Are: Congregation Emanu-El, a Reform congregation located in San Francisco, CA adjacent to the Presidio, is a vibrant and historic congregation, dedicated to connecting members with their Judaism and history at the highest level and bringing Jewish values to life in meaningful and inspiring ways.
Ideal candidates will have teaching experience in a Jewish or secular educational setting, enthusiasm for working with children, passion, humor, flexibility, and a demonstrated commitment to Judaism. We’re looking for teachers who can implement creative, experiential, and innovative learning experiences to meet the needs of diverse learners. Most YFE classes are taught by a team consisting of a lead teacher, assistant teacher, and madrichimot (the nonbinary term for teen leaders who have been through our training program). Our program features a fun and engaging group of people, T’fillah, art, and music specialists. We would love for you to consider joining our team.
YFE Kadimah Teacher (Outdoor Program) - Kadimah meets on Sunday mornings at Presidio Park from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Kadimah teachers’ work hours are 8:30 am – 1:30 pm. This includes prep time and collaborative time with other members of the teaching team. We are hiring Lead and Assistant teacher positions. Interested in joining us outside? Contact YFE Kadimah Coordinator Nicole Oliver Lahav (email@example.com) to get the conversation started.
YFE Kesher Teacher (Indoor Program) - Judaic classes meet on Sunday mornings 9:00 – 11:45 am and Wednesday afternoons 4:00 – 6:30 pm. On Sundays teachers’ work hours are 8:30 am – 1:30 pm. This includes prep time and collaborative time with other members of the teaching team. On Wednesdays, teachers work from 3:30 – 6:30 pm. This includes prep time. Hebrew Teacher - Monday (4:00-6:30 pm), Tuesday in Marin (3:30-6:30 pm), and Thursday (4:00-6:30 pm)
7th Grade – The theme of our 7th-grade program is Al Shlosha D’Varim: Mitzvot, and Identity. The 7th grade meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 4:30 – 6:00 pm and will be focused on identity. On Tuesday, teachers’ work hours will be from 4:00 – 6:00 pm. Sunday mornings will be alternating between Mitzvah Corp projects and service-learning at City Hope. Please note that the times for Sunday programming are still being finalized.
8th Teachers – The overarching theme for 8th grade is Big Questions. This class will be taught in partnership with Rabbi Beth Singer and Rabbi Rodich. This class meets on alternating Sunday mornings from 10:45 – 11:45 am.
Our teaching year begins on September 11th, with teacher training and orientations on August 21st and 28th. Additional teacher in-service sessions and meetings are held throughout the year. We offer competitive pay; wonderful children; supportive, appreciative families; and friendly colleagues! Interested? Contact YFE Director Leo Fuchs (firstname.lastname@example.org) and/or YFE Director of Operations (email@example.com) to get the conversation started.
Director for Press and Communications Hiring: (Entry Level Position, Full time in San Francisco)
Role and Responsibilities:
Generate, edit, publish and share engaging content daily on multiple Social Media platforms (e.g. original text, photos, videos and news)
Writing daily reports and presentations on key topics explaining current media trends and landscapes
Develop, manage and implement a proactive and engaging social media strategy.
Monitoring and analyzing news and media trends with a focus on Israel and Middle East related issues
Establishing and maintaining contact with journalists, opinion leaders and key media personalities
Coordinating media events, briefings and conferences
Setting up interviews with Israeli officials and experts
Preparing press releases, a newsletter and distributing materials for publications
Promoting consulate events
Identifying and utilizing creative media ideas and opportunities
Bachelor's Degree with background in Marketing, Communications, International Relations or related field
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to shape a creative story
Excellent communication, teamwork, and relationship-building skills
Previous and proven social media experience and savviness - platforms: Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Reddit, Pinterest and MailChimp.
Eagerness to interact proactively with Pacific Northwest- public, private, and non-profit sectors
Please note that we cannot accept applications from dual citizens if one of your citizenships is an Israeli citizenship. Send your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
7th Grade Hebrew School Teacher: Peninsula Temple Sholom in Burlingame
Peninsula Temple Sholom in Burlingame is a diverse and vibrant Reform Jewish synagogue serving 2,000 adults and children. Every member of our staff helps create a warm and welcoming environment through the work that they do and the way in which they interact with the community. We are looking to hire a 7th grade teacher for the 22-23 Youth Education year. Our Youth Education program has approximately 140 children in grades pre-K through tenth. The children learn about all aspects of Jewish life from Jewish values, to ritual, to lifecycle, texts, history, character development, and more. As the 7th grade teacher, you would teach a curriculum that focuses on the history and lasting implications of the Holocaust. We will provide the full curriculum for you to follow. The program meets for two hours on Sunday mornings from September-May. We pay generously, with a starting rate of $50/hr plus extra compensation for preparation time.
If you are interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Rabbi Liora Alban, Director of Education at email@example.com.
2 Open Positions: Urban Adamah
Urban Adamah is an educational farm and community center in Berkeley, CA that integrates the practices of Jewish tradition, mindfulness, sustainable agriculture, and social action to build loving, just, and sustainable communities. We’re searching for mission-aligned individuals who are committed to making a difference. At the end of the day, it’s all about creating a more loving, just, and sustainable world. Apply for one of our open positions!
Special Assistant to the Rabbi: CongregationBeth Shalom SF
We are looking for a special person to be the Assistant to Rabbi Russell. Click here to view the job description. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Work hours are flexible with the opportunity to work remotely 1 day a week.