Yiddish Outreach Coordinator

Yaffed is a nonprofit organization founded by individuals raised within Hasidic and ultra-Orthodox communities, and committed to improving secular education in Hasidic and ultra-Orthodox schools. Yaffed believes that all students should receive a quality education in the schools they currently attend.
Yaffed is seeking a coordinator fluent in Yiddish to write and record educational content in Yiddish and to develop a network of yeshiva graduates to represent Yaffed publicly.

Ongoing Tasks for the Yiddish Outreach Coordinator will include:

Maintain a Yiddish hotline of news and other content.
Recruit and interview experts and commentators on a wide range of topics relevant to the Haredi community
Develop a network of graduates of Haredi yeshivas willing to speak publicly or semi-publicly on the issue.
Translate lessons into Yiddish and record for future use as part of educational hotline
Represent Yaffed at community events.
Write multiple Yiddish blog posts/ articles a month.

Required Skills
A passion for Yaffed’s mission
Fluency in Yiddish and English
The ability to translate articles and lessons from one language to the other
Public Speaking experience
Proficiency in google suite applications

Desired Skills:
Graphic Design
Web Design
Video Editing
Social Media Management

Salary Range $60,000-$70,000 annually

To apply, please send resum****************** cover letters will not be considered

Application Instructions

Applicants apply directly to Employer.
For consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: paid vacation, sick leave, parental leave, medical, retirement plans, leave early for Shabbat
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: N/A
  • Job Posted: 2021-01-11
  • Times this job has been viewed: 212 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Advocacy, Community Outreach, Community Organizing
  • Organization Type: Civil Liberties, Public Affairs
Job Location
Yaffed - Young Advocates for Fair Education
25 West 45 Street
New York , New York 10036


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