Executive Director

Jewish Teen Learning Connection (JTConnect) | West Hartford, CT, United States

Posted Date 1/02/2022

Executive Director, Jewish Teen Learning Connection

Jewish Teen Learning Connection (JTConnect) is seeking a dynamic, innovative, and passionate Executive Director of our Jewish teen educational program in the Greater Hartford community. Our Executive Director creates a welcoming, inclusive community for over 300 Jewish teens and their families of all denominations, backgrounds, and levels of Jewish knowledge and observance.

What You’ll Do

  • Develop innovative classes, volunteer and leadership opportunities, and social experiences for Jewish teens.

  • Build collaborative relationships with our synagogue and community partners.

  • Lead all educational, marketing, personnel, and fiscal aspects of our non-profit organization.

  • Promote the organization with prospective benefactors and in the community.

  • Collaborate with our Board of Directors to envision and ensure the continued growth of JTConnect.

What You’ll Need
  • Draw upon your personal background, studies, and experience to develop programming that is inclusive of all Jewish perspectives.

  • Communicate effectively with teens, parents, staff, and other stakeholders.

  • Provide collaborative leadership and supervision of teaching staff and Program Associate.

  • Handle organizational administration, financial management, and donor development.

  • Implement your strong computer skills and thorough understanding of social media.

What You’ll Gain

  • Invaluable experience leading an innovative not-for-profit Jewish organization.

  • The ability to engage and inspire teens to deepen their understanding and connection with Judaism and the Jewish community.

  • The chance to work, live, and influence the future of one of CT’s largest and most vibrant Jewish communities. Please see https://www.jewishhartford.org/destination-hartford

What Else You Should Know
  • The position is full-time, on-site starting July 1, 2022, and is based in West Hartford, CT.

  • Details about the weekly program and events are available at https://jtconnect.org/

  • The salary range for this position is $60,000 to $70,000, salary commensurate with experience.

  • Benefits: medical, paid sick/vacation, CT Family Medical Leave, paid holidays, 401K, leave early for Shabbat.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to Lauren Benthien at [email protected]onnect.org

JTConnect is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Salary60000.00 - 70000.00 Annual
Full Time
Education - Other | Executive Director
Organization Type
Education & Schools | Youth
401(k) or 403(b) plans | dental | leave early for Shabbat | medical | paid vacation | parental leave | sick leave
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