Youth Director - Highgate - United Synagogue
Jobs Closing Date: 
Friday 23rd July 2021

6 hours per week  - Term Time Only (34 weeks per year)

£3,000 pa

Our small, relaxed, and friendly community includes 250 families and around 200 children seek a star youth worker to join our wonderful community at Highgate, to lead our youth activities alongside Rabbi Nicky and Rebbetzin Shuli Liss.

We want to encourage more participation in shul life and to support our children’s development of their Jewish identity through an exciting programme of activities.

Key responsibilities will include organising monthly Shabbat events, activities during Chagim and termly events for each age group. You will also be expected to support and encourage participation in a range of our shul’s special interest activities including Mitzvah Day, Shabbat UK, and our highly successful klezmer group.

Ideal candidate will have proven youth work, as well as strong organisational, communication and administrative skills. Applicants should be creative, enthusiastic, and proactive with experience of delivering successful youth programmes, ideally in a youth movement and will be able to inspire our young people to connect with Judaism in ways that are meaningful to them.

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