NYC Program Director (Service Corps)

Location: New York, NY

Description: Full-Time

Salary: $60-65K

Job Description: Avodah is seeking a Program Director to oversee and implement our Jewish Service Corps in New York City, including the development of a JOC (Jews of Color) majority or JOC only Bayit (house) in 2021*. The Program Director is responsible for all aspects of the local Service Corps cohort, including the educational workshops, job-related placement and assistance, housing support, community building and logistics. This is an excellent position for someone who excels in roles that include especially varied responsibilities and variable flow of work. The ideal Program Director is a skilled educator and program facilitator who is passionate about building strong communities that can support each other in their work for social justice, Jewish identity development, personal growth, and the meaningful intersections between those. They have the cultural competence and skills to mentor and support BIPOC participants. They are able to comfortably hold a range of logistical, emotional and educational responsibilities in order to ensure that the overall program runs smoothly and successfully. As the work will include virtual programming, the ideal candidate will have experience and comfort with virtual facilitation and program implementation. Click here for more info.

Temporary Facilities Manager (New Orleans)

Location: New Orleans, LA

Description: Temporary, 3-week period (about 10-20 hours total) 

Salary: $15 per hour

Job Description: Avodah is currently seeking one responsible individual to fill the temporary position of Facilities Manager in New Orleans. The Facilities Manager will perform house inspections and maintenance fixes while providing logistical support to the National Program Operations Assistant over a period of three weeks as we prepare our residential house for our incoming Service Corps cohort. Within this timeframe (Aug. 10 – Aug. 27), the Facilities Manager will conduct inspections and be responsible for performing any maintenance issues that arise such as plumbing or HVAC, and general repairs to ensure optimal results. They must also travel to the apartment to greet and open the door for hired workers that are scheduled to enter while following Avodah’s COVID-19 safety protocol to minimize the spread of the virus. The successful candidate will oversee these operations, maintain a flexible schedule during the turnover period, and will report to the National Program Operations Assistant. Click here for more info.

Temporary Facilities Manager (NYC)

Location: New York, NY

Description: Temporary, 3-week period (about 10-20 hours total) 

Salary: $20 per hour

Job Description: Avodah is currently seeking two responsible individuals to fill the temporary position of Facilities Manager in New York City. The Facilities Managers will perform house inspections and maintenance fixes while providing logistical support to the National Program Operations Assistant over a period of three weeks as we prepare our residential apartments and house for our incoming Service Corps cohort. Within this timeframe (Aug. 10 – Aug. 27), the Facilities Manager will conduct inspections and be responsible for performing any maintenance issues that arise such as plumbing or HVAC, and general repairs to ensure optimal results. They must also travel to the apartment to greet and open the door for hired workers that are scheduled to enter while following Avodah’s COVID-19 safety protocol to minimize the spread of the virus. One facility manager would be responsible for this process in our house located in Bushwick and the other would be responsible for this process in our apartments located in Washington Heights. The successful candidates will oversee these operations, maintain a flexible schedule during the turnover period, and will report to the National Program Operations Assistant. Click here for more info.