Temple Emanuel Sinai has an exciting job opportunity for a person with a passion for music. We are searching for a Song Leader/Music Director to maintain our current environment, in which music enriches our worship and celebrations. This person will also guide our religious school’s students with music, in all phases of their religious education. The successful candidate will be welcoming, spiritual, flexible, dependable, and musical, with a knowledge of Jewish music and prayer. We want you to share in our vision to engage in joyful, participatory music. Candidates will be comfortable singing both traditional and contemporary Jewish music. Having the ability to engage with our intergenerational congregation in person and remotely is a must. Temple Emanuel Sinai welcomes creativity and novel ways to include music in services, programs, and school. We hope that your voice is warm, pleasant, and engaging. Our congregants should enjoy listening to you and singing with you. We believe this a unique position for the right candidate. Working with our Rabbi, you will become an integral part of the Temple’s religious and educational leadership.
Requirements include a B.A. degree and proficiency with Zoom and other online platforms. Familiarity with liturgical Hebrew, teaching experience, and music skills, including singing and instrumental accompaniment on guitar, piano or other instruments are requirements for this position.
We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a stipend for approved professional development. This position is full time although a more flexible part time commitment will be considered. Our anticipated start date will be July/August 2021.