Job Opportunity - Youth Coordinator

Youth Coordinator

Congregation Beth Israel

Vancouver, BC

Congregation Beth Israel in Vancouver, a Conservative congregation is currently looking for a part time Youth Coordinator who is a high-energy, enthusiastic, dynamo to help lead our junior youth group, Kadima (Grades 6-8) and our senior youth group, USY (Grades 9-12). As the Youth Coordinator, the ideal candidate will work with Kadimanicks, USYers and the Director of Youth Engagement in creating engaging religious, social action, social and Israel programming in order to make our youth groups the best in Vancouver.  

We are looking for a candidate, who is personable, communicates well, is organized and can build personal connections with the students with whom s/he works. If you are spiritual, energetic, outgoing, and fun, you will thrive in our warm and close-knit community.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  1. Attend and facilitate one USY board meeting/month.
  2. Attend two USY activities/month.
  3. Coordinate and attend one Kadima event/month.
  4. Attend Shabbat services once/month.
  5. Meet with the Director of Youth Engagement at least once/month.
  6. Attend 4-5 weekend retreats in the academic year.

Education: BA

Duration: Part – time; approximately 5 hours/week;

Start Date: Sept. 1, 2014

If interested, please send your resume to Rabbi David Bluman, Director of Youth Engagement: rabbidavidbluman@bethisrael.ca.