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Careers at the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism

The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism is always looking for smart, talented, committed people who would like to join our team.

Here are some opportunities available now. For more information about the following job openings, please contact careers@uscj.org.

Job Title Assistant Regional Youth Director - Hagalil USY
Job Description The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism – USY is looking for a dynamic, outgoing person to serve as Assistant Regional Youth Director for the Hagalil region of United Synagogue Youth (USY). This is a full-time position based out of our Edison NJ office, with travel on a regular basis to visit affiliated congregations in the region (evening and weekend commitments). The candidate must be able to interact and enjoy working with middle and high school students and serve as a Conservative Jewish role model. The ideal candidate must have a degree from a four year college or university and a demonstrated knowledge of Judaism. Experience in leading youth groups and programs in a non-profit organization or any equivalent is preferred. The candidate must be committed to an observant Conservative Jewish lifestyle. This is an exciting opportunity to work with teens and help them develop as leaders. Must have a driver’s license and a car.


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Job Title Regional Youth Director - Hagesher and EPA
Job Description Looking for a dynamic, outgoing person to serve as Regional Youth Director for the Hagesher/EPA regions of United Synagogue Youth (USY) and Kadima. This is a full-time position based out of our Pennsylvania office, with travel on a regular basis to visit affiliated congregations in the two regions (evening and weekend commitments). The candidate must be able to interact with high school students and serve as a Conservative Jewish role model. The ideal candidate must have a degree from a four year college or university and a demonstrated knowledge of Judaism. Advanced training in a field that will enhance director’s ability to be a greater service to youth and youth programs, a plus. Must have experience in leading youth groups and programs in a non-profit organization or any equivalent. The candidate must be committed to an observant Conservative Jewish lifestyle and have 3-5 years experience in related fields. This is an exciting opportunity to work with teens and help them develop as leaders and to work and supervise staff on new and exciting programs. 
E-Mail resume to vlewis@uscj.org
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Job Title USY and Kadima Program Associate (METNY Region)
Job Description Seeking full-time USY and Kadima Program Associate for Metropolitan New York Region USY (METNY) 

Position responsibilities include: 

• Administration of the region, including managing online applications, writing and sending newsletters and parent emails, and planning logistics for events. 
• Collaborating with the Regional Youth Director on programming throughout the year, including planning lessons, mentoring teens, and evaluating current and future offerings. 
• Serving as a vital member of the Regional Youth Director's outreach team by visiting local USY chapters, day schools, synagogues, and summer camps throughout the year. 

Work hours are flexible and include some nights, weekends, and travel. The METNY Program Associate will be expected to attend all regional USY and Kadima events. 

The ideal candidate will possess: 

• Commitment to building and developing new models of teen engagement and to refining the vision as we learn and grow 
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, together with the ability to work collaboratively and courteously with staff throughout METNY, lay leadership, and youth 
• Excellent judgment and an ability to project a positive, professional image 
• Flexibility and initiative, as well as the ability to work independently 
• Ability to organize, complete multiple tasks, pay close attention to detail, and meet deadlines 
• A demonstrated ability to communicate orally and in writing 
• Appropriate technology skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office, Constant Contact, and social media websites; familiarity with Wordpress, Excel, and Regpacks a plus 

Qualifications: BA degree in Jewish Studies, Jewish Education, Humanities, Business Administration, Public Administration, or related area desired; at least 2 years' experience in related position preferred. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of Conservative Judaism as well as a commitment to personal growth and ongoing education. 

Please send cover letter and resume to vlewis@uscj.org
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