Director of Congregational Learning

Director of Teen Engagement

  • Part Time
  • Brookline, MA
  • Closing date: Aug 31, 2018

Website Kehillath Israel

Developing vibrant Jewish living and learning experiences

Kehillath Israel in Brookline, MA will employ a part-time Teen Engagement Coordinator to:

  • Lead and organize diverse Jewish experiences for teens. Develop new activities to augment the menu of events that have already been created.
  • Assist in developing and leading a Leadership and Community Development Fellowship with monthly meetings.
  • Develop a cohesive community of teens through ongoing outreach, communications, and leadership development of the teen fellows.
  • The Teen Engagement Coordinator meets with to the the Teen Commission 1 – 2 times a year.
  • The Teen Engagement Coordinator’s will report to the Director of Congregational Learning weekly.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the implementation and evaluation of Jewish teen experiences including the Teen Leadership & Community Development Fellowship that advances participation and Jewish engagement.
  • Serve as an enthusiastic and dedicated spokesperson for Jewish teen education and engagement.
  • Develop strong partnerships and relationships across various constituents and resources – e.g., teens, interested congregants/ “Teen Commission,” partner organizations, etc
  • Attend Shabbat services at least once a month on Saturday mornings.
  • Lead a Teen Shabbaton.
  • Organize programming plans including collaborations with BBYO and their staff.
  • Manage recruitment efforts, bringing in teens to engage in the programs through various partner groups.
  • Manage the marketing & communications strategy.
  • Oversees the teen community database. Maintains and distributes the teen calendar regularly to families.

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