Our client is The Park East Synagogue https://parkeastsynagogue.org/ They seek a Director of Youth Programming to lead and grow an already robust youth program.
The ideal candidate is an extremely dynamic, motivated, and creative individual. This individual will build off already excellent programming, to create youth programming that will enrich the lives of our members’ children by infusing core Torah values.
The Director of Youth Programming is also responsible for acquainting itself with each child while helping to develop a deeper sense of community for children in every age group. The Director of Youth Programming is a part-time position responsible for youth ages ranging from Nursery to High School. This position reports to the Executive Director.
Programming includes but is not limited to Shabbat and Yom Tov morning groups for children in grades nursery to eighth grade, working with the teen minyan and its leader, overseeing the parent-child learning programming with our Rabbis, and running non-Shabbat and Yom Tov programming throughout the year.
The Director of Youth Programming will coordinate and supervise all Shabbat group leaders and will coordinate with the youth committee on programming opportunities and a youth budget.
The ideal candidate has organizational experience working with Jewish youth (NCSY, Jewish camps, teaching, or other synagogue youth leadership), the ability to lead on projects and programs independently, and a working knowledge of current technology including document creation and social media.
The Director of Youth Programming must live within walking distance of the synagogue. While this is a part-time position with flexible hours for organizing and planning, it requires a presence in the synagogue on Shabbat morning.
Please submit your application to: Part-Time Director of Youth Programming, NYC (#894) | Joel Paul Group