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            Makom @ SAJ - Job Listings 2018-9                                     


SAJ (Society for the Advancement of Judaism), the 1st Reconstructionist synagogue, is seeking staff that reflect our warm and diverse community. Our community genuinely enjoys spending time together and looks for deep ways to connect their lives to Jewish texts and rituals. We participate in relevant, purposeful and fearless Judaism.

We seek educators with diverse cultural and racial backgrounds, sexual orientations, family dynamics, Jew by choice, and secular to ultra orthodox identifying Jews. We are looking for educators who are open to questions, who thoughtfully challenge minds, and who recognize that parents are our partners.

SAJ's growing educational community is currently seeking the following positions. Click here to "meet" some of our Makom educational staff.

 WEEKLY POSITIONS, meeting 26x a year (5 positions remaining)
Learn more about our Newborn - teen programs click here.

1. 2nd/3rd Lead Teacher 
2. 4th grade Lead Teacher 
3. NEW weekly 7th/8th program co-Leader (changed from Sundays 2x a month)

1. 6th grade Lead teacher (Tuesday) **position requires particular Jewish textual fluency**

Looking for an educator who loves early childhood ages and their caregivers. Will be rotating Tuesday, Friday and Saturday mornings and locations with our Director and other Pela (early childhood + caregivers) staff as needed. Dates TBD together.  

 HIGH HOLIDAY POSITIONS (6 positions remaining)

1. Counselors for ages 4 - 6 (several positions)
(program runs Sept 10, 11 & 19 from 10:00 am  - 1:30 pm at multiple sites)
2. Educator for 7 - 11 year olds (several positions) 
(program runs Sept 10, 11 & 19 from 10:00 am  - 1:30 pm at multiple sites)

TO APPLY FOR THE POSITIONS LISTED ABOVE: Please email your resume, cover letter, and contact information of two professional references with the subject "EDUCATIONAL POSITION" to

** MONTHLY SPECIALISTS ** (1 position remaining) 
Learn more about our 4th - 6th grader + parent(s) program  here.

Click here to fill out an RFP form (Request for Proposal) for our new Monthly Family Educators/Makom Shabbaton Specialists. This position comes in for 9 programs over the course of the year, 2 Friday nights and 7 Saturday afternoons, dates listed on RFP form.    


Wed, September 19 2018 10 Tishrei 5779