Dix Hills Jewish Center (DHJC), a Conservative Synagogue, celebrating over 50 years as a beacon of dynamic Judaism in Dix Hills is seeking a full time Cantor to join our Synagogue. We are a traditional egalitarian synagogue committed to the reality that all Jews are full partners in the beauty of Jewish life and that all Jews are given an equal role in all rituals. The Dix Hills Jewish Center is an engaging, vibrant congregation dedicated to serving the Jewish community of Western Suffolk County. We are excited about the growth in our synagogue, and the wonderful growth of the Jewish community of Dix Hills, Commack and the neighboring communities. We are a community committed to learning, to supporting each other, and to being a warm and welcoming place for all who participate.
We are seeking a full time Cantor to lead services including daily minyan (both Shacharit and Maariv), Kabbalat Shabbat, Shabbat morning services, Festivals and High Holidays. Services are conducted on premise at our beautiful facility or via zoom for those who prefer to stream.
The ideal candidate will:
- be a dynamic individual who brings spirituality, personality and knowledge to our congregation and along with our wonderful Rabbi lead services and provide a sense of community.
- a teacher with a strong love of music that they can share with our early childhood, religious school and Bar/Bat Mitzvah students.
- be classically trained and well versed in the nusach and melodies of conservative Judaism
- have achieved a cantorial degree from a recognized institution
The selected candidate will receive a competitive compensation package and housing at a beautiful home located walking distance from the synagogue.
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to: [email protected]