Job Opportunities

(1) Sunday School Teacher

Are you passionate about Jewish identity and social justice? The Jewish Cultural Sunday School of Boston Workmen’s Circle teaches Jewish history, culture, and progressive values to children in Grades K through 7. Seeking experienced teacher for our second grade classroom (or recent ed school grads, after school teachers, folks with camp experience, or future teachers with a passion to grow in the craft) with knowledge of Jewish history and culture, and active, project-based learning. Classes meet approximately two Sunday mornings each month from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM with a start date of January 27th. The salary starts at $100 per session.

Send resume and cover letter to alexandra@circleboston.org;  applications accepted on a rolling basis. 

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(2) Communications & Development Associate
(Part-time: 20 hrs/week)

The Development and Communications Associate will work with the Development & Communications Director to design and implement our fundraising and communications plans. Development work includes: supporting our major donor program, annual fundraising events, online campaigns, grants, and membership stewardship. Communications work includes: managing social media platforms, graphic design, and general brand promotion.  We are excited to hire someone who is excellent at task-management, a person who gets things done, and someone who can collaborate with leadership staff on new ideas, directions, and venues for communications and development.

Key Responsibilities: Communications

  • Co-create BWC’s social media strategies and regularly post content

  • Designing flyers, digital graphics, and other marketing material for BWC programs

  • Update the BWC website when needed

  • Produce bi-weekly e-newsletter, including written and graphic content

  • Draft, distribute and pitch press releases, media alerts and other stories

  • Strengthen the BWC brand in the community

Key Responsibilities: Development

  • Work with Development & Communications Director to implement annual fundraising plan, including major donors, fundraising events, annual appeal, membership drive, and more  

  • Support updating and managing our membership database (etapestry), produce reports as needed; collect and catalog background information on donor prospects

  • Grant research and writing support

Click here to download the full job description, responsibilities, and qualitites for our ideal candidate. 

TO APPLY:

Please submit cover letter and resume to jobsatbwc@gmail.com. We are currently accepting applications. The position will remain open until filled with priority given to early applicants.

BWC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People who identify as Jews and non-Jews of Color, multiracial, Sephardic, Mizrachi, trans, non-binary, lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer people, people with disabilities, and immigrants are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Boston Workmen’s Circle Center for Jewish Culture and Social Justice is:

  • A community and spiritual home for secular Jewish life

  • A voice for progressive Jewish values and social change

  • An arts and education center celebrating Yiddish, Jewish, and progressive culture

As an organization rooted in the radical traditions of Yiddishkayt, mutual-aid, and workers’ rights, we are committed to resisting assimilation and centering the culture of diverse Jewish ancestors in our work for liberation and social justice. Together we work to  build an equitable and inclusive community that is actively working against racism and all forms of oppression.

 

Last updated January 2019.