Careers

New Job calendar entry with smiley faceThe Career Center is a forum that pairs Jewish communal professional organizations with career opportunities together with people seeking those opportunities in Jewish communal service.

If you represent a local Jewish communal organization click on the “Submit a Job Listing” button below and complete the form. Within two business days, your posting will either go live or you will be contacted by Jconnect with questions. Before posting, read Jconnect’s Career Posting Guidelines.

If you are looking for a new opportunity, browse the job listings below. If you are interested in any of the positions, please contact the posting organization(s) directly. We encourage you to check back often because new jobs are always being posted.

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Current Opportunities

Jewish Federation of Greater Washington – Post Coronavirus Job Openings

Posted: 05/13/2020

We hope that you and your loved ones are managing through this uncertain time.  The Covid-19 pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges to our daily lives. What hasn’t changed is our commitment to the safety and well-being of our communities around the region and to our staff team.

At this time we are actively recruiting for the position of Northern Virginia Relationship Manager.  See job description with application instructions below.

We look forward to the time when we can return to a robust recruitment effort that results in inviting you to join our exceptional team of professionals!  If you would like to be considered for a role with The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, please send us a resume and cover letter, (including roles you’d like to be considered for and why) to jobs@shalomdc.org. Please use the subject line: FY20 Frozen-(insert one of the areas listed below):

  • Fundraising
  • Engagement
  • Administrative Support
  • Events
  • Data Analysis
  • Prospect Management
  • Finance
  • Business Operations
  • Human Resources

When the time is right and our process reopens we will reach out to qualified candidates to schedule either virtual or in-person interviews. Until that time, please stay safe.

It is our honor to continue to serve our communities locally and around the world.

Relationship Manager, Northern Virginia

Posted: 05/13/2020

A recent landmark community study revealed that Northern Virginia is home to more than 120,000 Jews and is growing at a rapid rate.  The Northern Virginia Jewish community includes more than two dozen congregations, including two that are more than 100 years old, as well as several Moishe Houses and other organizations in an area of more than 600 square miles. As the NOVA Relationship Manager, you will inspire, shape, and energetically and strategically connect those Jews with one another and with JFGW, enhancing JFGW’s presence and impact in Northern Virginia through partnership with community members, local and national agencies, donors, congregational Rabbi’s and key communal leadership.

Interim Jewish Religious School Director

Posted: 03/25/2020

Congregation Sha’are Shalom (CSS) seeks an experienced educator with excellent management and communication skills to become the Interim Director of its Jewish religious school program for students in kindergarten through high school. The Interim Director will work with the Rabbi, Executive Director, Administrative Assistant, and religious school staff to implement the current curriculum, and collaborate with the Religious School Transition Committee to develop a new, updated program. This is a temporary, one-year, part-time position, with the opportunity to apply to a subsequent permanent part-time position.