Rabbi-Rabbinic Couple - Borehamwood & Elstree
Jobs Closing Date: 
Thursday 20th June 2019

Community Rabbi / Rabbinic Couple

Borehamwood & Elstree Synagogue

Competitive Salary – plus Accommodation

Borehamwood and Elstree United Synagogue (BES), the largest orthodox community in the UK, is looking for an inspirational Rabbi / Rabbinic Couple to develop the thriving BES community, particularly in the Southside of Borehamwood (known as BES@Yavneh).

Working alongside Rabbi & Rebbetzen Chapper, the Rabbi/ Rabbinic Couple will provide religious leadership, pastoral care and inspiring educational experiences to a community of over 4,000 members and 1,500 member families from a variety of religious and professional backgrounds, including many Shomer Shabbat families across two sites.

The Community Rabbi will have primary responsibility for the BES@Yavneh pulpit and leading the community in the Southside of Borehamwood, and will deliver uplifting and challenging sermons, and design and run inspiring programmes for the whole BES community.

The Community Rebbetzen will be a role model for the women and girls in the community, encouraging participation in communal life and religious practice, provide spiritual comfort and support, and develop inspirational communal initiatives.

The successful candidate(s) are engaging, passionate and visionary, care for their community, and have an outlook of Ahavat Yisrael and Torat Chesed.

We encourage interested candidates to get in touch for an informal discussion via

Click here for Rabbi Job Description

Click here for Rebbetzen Job Description 


To apply for any Rabbinic position at the US, please complete both Application Form 1 and 2 indicating which position you are applying for and email both forms to

Please read the Guidance Notes and the Guidelines for Rabbinic Applicants carefully below prior to completing your application.



Guidance Notes

Guidelines for Applicants to Rabbinic posts

Application Form - Part 1

Application Form - Part 2