Congregation Beth Sholom’s community is supported by a terrific staff, who are highly collaborative, energetic and dedicated to the synagogue’s mission. If you’re interested in joining this great team, check this page for a listing of open positions.
Shabbat-Tots Lead Teacher
Do you love working with little ones (birth to 5-years-old) and planting seeds for Jewish identity?
Congregation Beth Sholom is looking for a Shabbat- Tot Lead Teacher to create a warm, welcoming, and nurturing environment in our weekly Shabbat morning program for a small group of infants through preschoolers (with a teen assistant).
Develop and facilitate curriculum for weekly Shabbat morning program from 9:00am until noon, in collaboration with the Director of Youth Education. Activities may include music, storytelling, and Jewish identity building. All programming will follow guidelines for Shabbat observance in accordance with Conservative Judaism. Challah and fruit will be provided for snack each week.
Accompany children to pre-scheduled monthly Tot Shabbat services (facilitated by our music specialist and the Director of Youth Education).
Communicate with parents at drop-off and pick-up about specific needs of their child and insights into how they spent the morning.
Demonstrated experience with young children
Demonstrated knowledge and passion about Jewish education
Early childhood education background is a plus
Excellent communication skills, warm and engaging teaching manner
Punctual, dependable, and adaptable
Positive feedback from references
About Congregation Beth Sholom:
Congregation Beth Sholom creates opportunities for contemporary Jews, along with their loved ones and friends, to share authentic and meaningful religious and spiritual experiences. We also aim to build and sustain a community inspired to make a positive difference in the world.
Recognizing that there is no such thing as one-size-fits-all Judaism, we provide a variety of paths for people to become engaged, explore their practice of Judaism, and celebrate our Jewish traditions from birth throughout one’s life.
CBS is affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ).
Start date: ASAP
Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Rebecca Goodman, Director of Youth Education firstname.lastname@example.org.