Director of Education

congregation bnai tikvah | Deerfield, IL, United States

Posted Date 3/28/2022

Congregation B’nai Tikvah is seeking a Director of Education to join our growing community. The Director of Education’s main responsibility will be to oversee our Hebrew/Religious School & Youth department. The Director will work closely with the clergy & staff on synagogue-wide programming with a focus on youth & family education and programs.

Job Overview:

  • Oversee & administer Religious School on Sunday K-7th 
  • Develop & facilitate programming & instruction, with input from clergy, for teen programs on Wednesday evenings
  • Coordinate weekly online synagogue Hebrew tutoring program
  • Create & implement curriculum
  • Recruit, supervise & evaluate teachers & educators in our school
  • Create, with clergy, Shabbat & holiday youth programming & education
  • Work collaboratively with the programming team & clergy on synagogue-wide programs
  • Maintain youth & education budget with the Executive Director
  • Coordinate B'nai Mitzvah program alongside clergy & Executive Director
  • Build & foster relationships with students & parents

Ideal Candidate:

  • Team player willing to work alongside a strong team
  • Passion & energy for Jewish education & experience
  • Ability to build genuine relationships with youth & parents
  • Willingness to learn & grow


  • Salary $70k-$90k depending on experience & qualifications
  • Option for Health Insurance
  • Professional Development
  • 2 weeks vacation
  • Some flexibility on hours from home
  • Religious School tuition (if applicable)
  • Cell phone reimbursement

Resumes & Cover Letters to: Rabbi Jeremy Fine - [email protected]

Full Time
Education - Other | Principal
Part Time Categories
Hebrew School/Sunday School | High Holiday
Organization Type
Kosher Food Option Available | Medical Insurance | Paid Vacation
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