Assistant Director Of Religious School @ Congregation B'nai Israel

Assistant Director Of Religious School

Title: Assistant Director of Religious School
Reports to: Director of Religious School
Position Summary:
The Assistant Director of Religious School supports the Director of Religious School with all areas of Religious School, co-leading BISY, CBI’s Youth Group, Shabbat and holiday programming for families, and other programs. With a value on engagement and an investment with our members, this position has a strong emphasis on speaking with families and forging strong bonds with our students. This position reports to the Director of Religious School.
Who We Are:
Congregation B’nai Israel (CBI) is a Reform Temple based in Boca Raton, Florida. We inspire and connect a diverse community for generations by advancing the richness of Jewish values and traditions through the embrace of Torah (study), Avodah (work), and Gemilut Chasidim (acts of loving kindness). At the Barry Ira Graff School of Living Judaism (SLJ), CBI’s Religious School, we explore life’s big questions, delve into our rich heritage, make the world around us a better place, build a meaningful Jewish community and have fun while doing it.
We offer a unique experiential approach to Jewish education for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. Our goal is to deepen a child’s Jewish identity, engage with core Jewish values and traditions, and become part of a community, practicing Tikkun Olam through our social action initiatives.

Job Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in Jewish Education
• Minimum of 3 years of experience in staff management
• Availability on Sundays, some evenings, and occasional weekends for retreats
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Knowledge and understanding of synagogue life, Jewish practice and holidays, and the Jewish landscape of Florida
• Strong organizational skills and the ability to take initiative, prioritize and manage time, resources and staff
• Adept in educational technology (ex: Zoom, Kahoot, Goosechase, etc.)
• Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
• Proficiency in Microsoft Suites (Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, etc.)
• Comfort and familiarity with CRM services (ex: Blackbaud, Raiser’s Edge, Salesforce)
• Familiarity with Hebrew
• A willingness to work on the High Holidays and other major Jewish holidays
• An “everything is figureout-able” attitude

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Work collaboratively with the Director of Religious School on content, programming, and Youth Group activities
• Promote connections between the Religious School and other areas of the synagogue, with special attention to the preschool
• Communicate effectively with families, educators, clergy, and staff Supervision/Management of Religious School Staff and Volunteers
• Work in partnership with the Director of Religious School and Administrative Assistant to provide monthly professional development trainings for educators and Madrichim (student volunteers)
• Recruit, retain, and manage madrichim (student volunteers)
• Support teachers in their correspondence with Religious School students and their families
• Track teacher attendance, student attendance, and madrichim attendance in according with teacher agreements and attendance policies
• Responsible for monthly payroll
• Attending Religious School Board meetings as needed
What We Offer:
• Vacation days and major Jewish holidays
• Employer participation in health coverage
Application Instructions:

Applicants apply directly to Employer.
Please email a resum************************

Application Instructions

Applicants apply directly to Employer.
Please email a resume and cover letter
[email protected]

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: paid vacation, medical, vision, dental, Paid Holidays
  • Preferred Experience: Managerial (3-5 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2021-10-07
  • Times this job has been viewed: 227 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Assistant Head of School
  • Organization Type: Education & Schools, Synagogue
Job Location
Congregation B'nai Israel
2200 Yamato Rd
Boca Raton , Florida 33431


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