Jews of Color (JOC) Recruiter

Location: Flexible, but New York City preferred 

Description: 15 – 20 hours weekly

Start Date: September 2019

Hourly Rate range: $20 – $25/hr 

Job Description: The Jews of Color (JOC) Recruiter role will help strategize and execute recruitment tactics that support Avodah’s work in building participant cohorts that are reflective of the full racial diversity of the U.S. Jewish community.  The work will include auditing current strategies and materials, helping to create new tactics, and conducting outreach to potential JOC applicants as well as community leaders. Ideal applicants will enjoy both higher-level thinking and leg work to move projects forward.  Literacy around the communal and professional landscape of Jews of Color will also be an asset in this work.  Click here to learn more.

Executive Assistant

Location: New York, NY

Hours: Full-time

Compensation: $44,000 – 50,000

Job Description: Avodah is seeking an Executive Assistant to join the national staff and provide administrative support to the Executive Director. The Executive Assistant supports scheduling and logistics, manages email flow, serves as a liaison to the Board of Directors, is the primary point of contact for internal and external stakeholders, and oversees special projects. The position is based in New York City. Click here to learn more.

DC Program Director (Service Corps)

Location: Washington, DC

Hours: Full-time

Start Date: August 2019

Compensation: $55,000 – 60,000

Job Description: Avodah is seeking a Program Director to oversee and implement our Jewish Service Corps in Washington, DC. The Program Director is responsible for all aspects of the local Service Corps cohort, including educational workshops, job-related placement and assistance, housing support, community building and logistics.  The ideal Program Director is a skilled educator and program facilitator who is passionate about building strong communities who can support each other in their work for social justice, Jewish identity development, personal growth, and the meaningful intersections between those. Click here to learn more.

NYC Program Director (Service Corps)

Location: New York, NY

Hours: Full-time

Start Date: August 2019

Compensation: $58,000 – 63,000

Job Description: Avodah is seeking a Program Director to oversee and implement our Jewish Service Corps in New York City. The Program Director is responsible for all aspects of the local Service Corps cohort, including educational workshops, job-related placement and assistance, housing support, community building and logistics.  The ideal Program Director is a skilled educator and program facilitator who is passionate about building strong communities who can support each other in their work for social justice, Jewish identity development, personal growth, and the meaningful intersections between those. Click here to learn more.

New Orleans Ruach Avodah Advisor

Location: New York, NY

Hours: 10 hours/week

Start Date: August 2019

Compensation: $10,000 (one-year contract)

Job Description: The New Orleans Ruach Avodah Advisor will work on Avodah’s Jewish programming and Jewish ritual experiences, both in direct teaching and coaching of Corps Members and also in collaboration with program staff on our educational curriculum. We seek candidates that care deeply about the synthesis of social justice and Jewish life, who have experience and interest working with people from a diverse array of Jewish background, experience and beliefs, and who have experience or interest working with people in their 20’s. The Ruach Avodah Advisor will report both to the local Program Director and to Avodah’s National Director of Programs. Click here to learn more.