Director of Operations - St John’s Wood United Synagogue
Jobs Closing Date: 
Friday 25th June 2021

Full Time

Salary – Circa £65k (based on relevant experience)

St John’s Wood Synagogue is an established United Synagogue community in Central London with over 1,250 members, 500 children, three rabbinic couples and two minyanim operating every Shabbat. It has an extensive programme of religious, educational, social, welfare and cultural events.

Our vibrant community now seeks an individual for the continued strengthening of the SJW community. The Director of Operations will partner with the Honorary Officers and Rabbinic Team to deliver their strategies for the community, as well as ensure that the requirements of the US and other authorities are achieved. He/she will maintain a holistic view of the activities delivered, making sure that there is clear communication across all the stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership and influencing skills and a track record in making things happen. With the ability to work on their own initiative, deliver results under pressure to tight deadlines and ensure confidentiality is kept at all times, they will have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills plus proven experience of successfully managing a large staff team.

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Guidance Notes

Application Form - Part 1

Application Form - Part 2