Jobs and Internships

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Check out these job, internship, fellowship, and scholarship opportunities–in the Boston area and beyond!

Job Listings

Camp Walden, NY Staff Positions


AJC 2018 Goldman Fellowship

  • Applications are now open for the AJC 2018 Goldman Fellowship, the high-level paid summer internship program!
  • Founded in 1906, AJC is the leading global Jewish advocacy organization.
  • From June 4-July 27, 2018, this highly competitive program will bring 10-15 undergraduate and graduate students to AJC and AJC-affiliated offices in the United States and internationally.
  • Fellows will also have the opportunity to travel to Germany on an AJC ACCESS-Germany Close Up trip following the end of the paid Fellowship.
  • Details about the fellowship can be found here.
  • Here is the application for the 2018 Goldman Fellowship.
  • The application deadline is February 9 and applicants will be notified in March of their status.
  • If you have any questions or inquiries, please be in contact at 212-891-6757 or cohend@ajc.org.

Tefilla Leader for Youth Services – Saturdays, 10:30 – 11:30

  • Join the Kehillath Israel team this fall in the heart of Coolidge Corner in Brookline, MA. Our tefila services are held from 10:30 am to 11:30 am every Saturday, and include prayers, singing, discussion, and fun.
  • We are open to hiring either a single leader or two leaders who could alternate weeks. The ideal candidate will be experienced with children ages 5 – 8 years old.  
  • Candidate should have a solid knowledge of prayer and Judaism and  potentially a background working at Jewish camp or in Jewish education.
  • Mini-Minyan Leader: Lead a spirited, weekly Shabbat morning tefila for children in pre-kindergarten through 1st grades with their parents from 10:30 – 11:30.
  • Kiddush lunch included

Competitive salary. Please send a resume to mainoffice@congki.org.


2018-19 Avodah’s Jewish Service Corps

  • Applications are open for the 2018-19 Avodah’s Jewish Service Corps.
  • The Avodah Jewish Service Corps provides recent grads a place to build the foundations for careers, Jewish community, and lifelong activism in social and economic justice movements.
  • We’re looking for leaders and not-yet-leaders, activists and organizers, challah bakers and Shabbat dinner hosts, teachers, learners, and everyone in between to spend the next year pursuing justice with Avodah. As a member of the Avodah Jewish Service Corps, you will:
    • Build real world expertise with hands-on work experience.
    • Develop activist chops and Jewish social justice insights.
    • Live and learn in the dynamic Avodah community.
    • Access activism, professional development, and Jewish opportunities for life..
  • Corps Members are aged 21-26, and the program provides a monthly living stipend, travel allowance, health insurance, and subsidized housing, as well as year of professional and leadership development.
  • Find out more at avodah.net/serve.
  • The application priority deadline is Monday, January 29th, and the program begins in mid-August 2017.
  • Contact Russ Agdern at apply@avodah.net for more information.

Kohn Summer Internship Program 2018

  • Are you a Jewish college student who is going home to the Bay Area for the summer? Do you want to get paid to work at a Jewish nonprofit?
  • Learn more about the Kohn internship program at www.jvs.org/kohn
  • Jewish college students who have completed at least one year of school are invited to apply for the Kohn Summer Internship Program.
  • Interns are placed at Bay Area Jewish nonprofits for eight weeks.
  • This is a paid internship program with free professional development seminars. Applicants who identify as Jews of Color and/ or queer are encouraged to apply.
  • You will build in-demand skills, make connections and grow professionally.

The Urban Adamah Fellowship is Accepting 2018 Applications

  • The Urban Adamah Fellowship, based in Berkeley, CA, is a three-month residential training program for young adults (ages 21–31) that combines urban organic farming, social justice training and progressive Jewish learning and living in intentional community.
  • Through the operation of Urban Adamah’s two-acre organic farm and internships with local community organizations, fellows gain significant skills, training and experience in sustainable urban agriculture, Jewish spirituality, intentional community, and leadership development.
  • Thanks to a special one time grant, we are able to offer the 2018 Summer Fellowship for a flat fee of $600.
  • We accept up to 14 fellows per season.
  • Admission is on a rolling basis.
  • Check out this short video to learn more.
  • Visit the Urban Adamah website today to request an application.
  • www.urbanadamah.org | 510-649-1595 | info@urbanadamah.org | See us on Facebook

Ner Tamid Fellowship for Synagogue Administration

  • The Ner Tamid Fellowship is an entry-level opportunity to gain experience toward a successful career in Jewish communal service while working as an administrator for our youth and educational programs.
  • This two-year fellowship begins on June 15, 2018, with the option to extend for one additional year.
  • Job responsibilities for the Ner Tamid Fellowship administrative and require someone with high executive function and astute attention to detail.
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to programming, data collection, and volunteer coordination.  
  • An ideal candidate will have interest in working with social media and marketing. Depending on the applicant’s skill set and goals, opportunities to teach and facilitate youth programs will be made available.
  • This is a full-time position, which consistently includes Sunday mornings, Shabbat responsibilities, and some weekday evenings.
  • Please send résumés and coverletter to Cantor Hinda Labovitz cantorlabovitz@orhkodesh.org.  No phone calls, please.
  • Reports To: Cantor/Educator and Director of Youth & Family Programming
  • FLSA Status: Exempt, Full-Time, Salary
  • Benefits: Two (2) weeks paid vacation per year, health insurance offered
  • Salary: $35,000 per year

Amir Internship Summer 2018

  • Amir is a Jewish-founded organization that helps summer camps run community garden and farm programs at their camps.
  • We are looking for college students and recent graduates from a diverse range of backgrounds to fill our positions for the summer 2018 session.
  • We are recruiting for two summer positions: Amir Farmer and Amir Farm Manager.
  • Our farmers are placed at one of our partner summer camps and they work at that camp for the summer, running a farm and an education program centered around Jewish values and thought for the campers.
  • You may find the link for the application HERE.

The American Hebrew Academy

  • World’s premier international Jewish college prep boarding school, located in Greensboro, North Carolina.
  • Student Life Associates are full time employees who serve on an annual term based on the academic school year.
  • Student Life Associates need to have completed an undergraduate degree program to be able to participate in this leadership opportunity (current seniors and recent graduates are ideal).
  • In addition to the resume and career building skills that Student Life Associates will gain from this experience, the position offers a competitive salary, housing in a one-bedroom apartment on campus, and full kosher dining services.
  • Most importantly, Student Life Associates will have the unique experience of shaping, mentoring and guiding our future Jewish leaders during a pivotal time in their lives.
  • We are currently accepting Student Life Associate applications and conducting interviews via video conference. Our top Associate applicants will be invited to join us for a Prospective Student Life Associate’s Weekend on March 8-11, 2018.
  • The Academy will subsidize a portion of the travel costs and all costs throughout the weekend.
  • To apply, please visit https://americanhebrewacademy.org

Hillel International is looking for paid interns for the summer of 2018!

We’re seeking exceptional college students to work in our international headquarters in Washington, D.C. in the following departments:

  • Advancement
  • Communications
  • Conferences and Events
  • Digital Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Strategy and Measurement

 

Any of your amazing students want to be in DC for the summer and work in the awesome SIC? Let’s talk about the best of your best and hand pick a few to engage on this!

Contact Aviva Zucker Snyder: Campus Support Director

P: 518-265-5590  E: asnyder@hillel.org

 

Temple Sinai in Brookline, a vibrant and progressive urban congregation, is seeking a part-time Youth Advisor (YA). This is an opportunity to work with a group of teens who care about their learning, each other, and giving back to the world.

  • The YA’s role at Temple Sinai is to publicize and staff youth programming for students in Grades 7 – 12, and to keep our youth involved and engaged post Bar and Bat Mitzvah in Temple life, URJ programs (such as NFTY), and other Jewish teen opportunities.
  • The YA will establish meaningful relationships with teens and pre-teens in the context of being an adult Jewish role model.
  • The YA reports directly to the Associate Rabbi.
  • The position will average 8 hours/week from late August or early September through June. The majority of program hours are on Sundays.

To apply, e-mail Director of Education, Heidi Smith Hyde, at school@sinaibrookline.org with a cover letter and resume


The Fund for the Public Interest

  • The Fund for the Public Interest is a national non-profit organization that works to build support for social change organizations across the country.  We run campaigns for the USPIRG and Environment America.  This summer we will be in over 30 cities, working and lobbying to help win environmental and social justice campaigns.
  • Currently, we have paid positions open on our campaign staff in each of our locations.  We require that interested candidates are hard workers and have excellent communication skills.
  • As a member of our staff, you will fundraise, build membership for our partner groups, educating and activating citizens on pressing issues.  You will also have the opportunity to organize press conferences and build coalitions with other non-profit organizations.  While on staff, you gain knowledge of pressing concerns our country is facing, learn how to effectively generate public support, and obtain afirm understanding of the political process. We will be holding info sessions and interviews on campus on 2/27-2/28 – stop by our table at the campus center to meet us, learn more and set up an interview!
  • Earn an average of $6000-$8000 this summer, working for something you believe in! –
Summer Job: Campaign work with the Fund for the Public Interest

Upcoming Fellowships

Summer: June 11 – August 22, 2018 Fall: August 28 – November 20, 2018


To submit a listing, email esobel@bu.edu.