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Job Opportunities

Professional opportunities are provided by community organizations and are not necessarily affiliated with Springboard. If you would like to post an opportunity please email Springboard@juf.org.


Highland Park Club Advisor @ Jewish Student Connection

Jewish Student Connection (JSC) exists to help high school students explore what 'Jewish' means to them, inspiring proud personal connections with our culture, with our People, with Israel - with each other. JSC provides Jewish teens in public and secular private high schools with an in-school informal educational experience focused on compelling issues of Jewish pride, identity, and connection to Israel. Serving as the local JSC leader, the Advisor is responsible for programming and relationship management.  Club is located in Highland Park. Advisors spend approximately 2 hours/week per club, typically between 2:00-5:00pm.

Job Title
Highland Park Club Advisor
Organization
Jewish Student Connection
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High Holiday Staff @ Anshe Emet

We are searching for teachers/educators/youth staff or college students with previous experience working with youth to help out with all grades. Anshe Emet Synagogue provides youth programming on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur for nearly 400 children between the ages of 18 months and 18 years.  Programming runs from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. on September 21 st , and 30 th.  Competitive  compensation will be provided. Not all days required. For more information or to apply, please e-mail Megan Zimmer .

Job Title
High Holiday Staff
Organization
Anshe Emet
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High Holiday Leaders @ Congregation Beth Shalom

Congregation Beth Shalom in Northbrook is seeking to hire youth programming leaders for the High Holidays. These leaders will lead High Holiday themed games and activities, and will escort/supervise their groups during Family Services (K-2nd) and Jr. Congregation (3rd-6th Grade).   
Positions available at our Congregation Beth Shalom Service:  
Pre-K through 2nd (combined)  
3rd-6th Grades (Combined)  
Positions available at our Wood Oaks Parallel Services:     
3rd Grade, 5th Grade
To apply contact Matt Rissien, Director of Youth Activities MRissien@BethShalomNB.org

 

Job Title
High Holiday Leaders
Organization
Congregation Beth Shalom
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Part-Time Program Assistant @ Orot: Center for New Jewish Learning

Orot: Center for New Jewish learning is looking for a part time assistant to work approximately 5-6 hours per week, $20/hour. Responsibilities include: 
Entering data on participants, attendees, and donors into online database
Analyzing and interpreting data to detect and highlight trends and general impact of Orot's programming
Creating infographics to illustrate findings
Assisting with programming details: space logistics, program registration, marketing and promotion, and disbursing evaluation and feedback forms after event or program. 

Strong candidates have facility with data entry and analysis, familiarity with basic online database systems (like Neon, Little Greenlight, etc.), familiarity with online infographic tools and are energetic, self-motivated, and responsible. 

To apply email  Rebecca@orotcenter.org or  Jane@orotcenter.org 

Job Title
Part-Time Program Assistant
Organization
Orot: Center for New Jewish Learning
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Religious/Hebrew School Inclusion Coordinator @ Oak Park Temple

Inclusion coordinator works with teachers and teen assistants to improve learning outcomes for all students. This coordinator will work in Gan through high school classrooms. Coordinator will also train teen leaders to successfully work with students who learn differently or have behavioral issues in the classroom. Will lead periodic in-service training sessions with teachers which will be scheduled through the year outside of regular classroom hours. Must be able to work on premises when classes are in session at Oak Park Temple: Sundays 9:00-1:00 and Wednesdays 7:00-8:00. Must have knowledge of accommodations and strategies to help students who learn differently required.

Job Title
Religious/Hebrew School Inclusion Coordinator
Organization
Oak Park Temple
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Multiple Positions @ Beth Emet

The Beth Emet Youth Department is seeking Jewish educators for the fall of 2017. Send resume or additional inquiries to abacker@bethemet.org  
Garinim Youth Group Advisor (Grades 4-5)  
Roughly six events from September-June, mostly on Shabbat and Sundays  
Includes an overnight Shabbaton at Beth Emet on January 20-21, 2018  

Gesher Teacher (7th Grade)  
At least one female AND one male identifying instructor needed  
Meets every Thursday from 4:15 - 6:15 p.m. and two Sunday's/month  
Includes an overnight retreat December 9-10, 2017  
The content of the class focuses on using Jewish values to inform decision making, in areas of relationships, sexuality, gender, mental health, and more. Teachers will work with Abby Backer, Beth Emet Youth Director to team-teach this course  

Job Title
Multiple Positions
Organization
Beth Emet
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Multiple Openings @ Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation

The Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation, located in Evanston, is looking for educators to teach our Tuesday evening 7th grade class, which meets from 6:00pm - 8:00pm and  8th grade class, which meets two Tuesday evenings a month and one Sunday field trip. 
They are also looking for a Youth Group leader. If you are interested in learning more about any of these opportunities please contact  Terri Ginsberg Bernsohn

Job Title
Multiple Openings
Organization
Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation
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2018 Volunteer Staff @ Ta'am Yisrael

The Community Foundation for Jewish Education (CFJE)and JUF sponsor Ta'am Yisrael, "A Taste of Israel."  Ta'am Yisrael is a week-long trip to Israel for eighth graders in the Chicagoland area. Staff must possess the following qualities: A passion for Judaism and Israel, current experience working with kids,  flexibility, knowledge of the Chicago Jewish community, and Israel travel experience. Please note this a volunteer position.  To learn more contact   Rich Moline , CFJE's Director of Israel Education.  

Job Title
2018 Volunteer Staff
Organization
Ta'am Yisrael
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Springboard Teen Engagement Specialist @ JUF

The Teen Engagement Specialist will serve as an ambassador to teens and families in Greater Metropolitan Chicago. The Teen Engagement Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing strategies that will facilitate teen engagement in the vibrant landscape of programs available to teens in the Chicagoland area. This person will help teens and their parents to identify the organizations and programs that best fit their interests, will work collaboratively with Springboard partners and JUF staff, and will support teen engagement in a variety of capacities.

Job Title
Springboard Teen Engagement Specialist
Organization
JUF
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