Reports to Director of Congregational Learning
Temple Emunah is a vibrant Conservative synagogue in Lexington, Massachusetts seeks an innovative, organized and dynamic individual to join its Education team. This September through May, full-time position has a strong focus on elementary and teen engagement and experiential education, with the opportunity to work in a supportive, collaborative and creative environment.
A love of working with children and teens;
Ability to develop, foster and sustain meaningful relationships;
Energetic, engaging, passionate and flexible;
Teaching experience in Jewish educational settings;
Strong work ethic, project management and leadership skills;
Ability to successfully handle multiple responsibilities in a fast-paced environment;
Interest in learning and growing as a Jewish educator.
This is a full-time position with regular evening and weekend work (including some Shabbatot and Jewish holidays) expected throughout the academic year. The position offers a 9 month contract.
Work collaboratively with the Education team;
Teach in Religious School (kindergarten through seventh grade) and YAD (eighth through twelfth grade);
Develop programming and serve as staff for Shul-Ins, Retreats and trips;
Lead Moving Traditions Group for pre-teens;
Serve as staff liaison to Social Action and Israel committees;
Plan, staff and support Jr USY Chapter for children in grades 6 - 8.
Start date: June or July 1, 2021