Position Vacant

Youth Engagement Officer

This role will suit a young, dynamic person who has a passion to inspire, motivate, and link Jewish teenagers with their Judaism, and can promote student engagement. Commitment is 2-3 days a week.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engage a cohort of teens at non-Jewish schools in Years 9-11
  • Design and implement  Jewish programs focusing on social engagement and informal education
  • Be a Jewish mentor to participating students, keeping students connected to each other and the wider Jewish community
  • Participation in BJE’s Year 10 Israel Program, as well as its preparatory stages

Requirements:

  • Have a WWCC or ability to obtain one
  • Minimum 2 years leadership experience in a youth movement or similar role
  • Experience in organising and running camps
  • Be committed to BJE’s values and ethos, the Jewish community, and the State of Israel

Benefits and Perks:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Office closed on Jewish holidays
  • Excellent location – walking distance to the beach
  • Opportunity to travel to Israel on a 5-week program
  • Make a difference in the lives of Jewish teens

How to Apply

Apply via email to administration@bje.nsw.edu.au. Please include a cover letter (maximum 2 pages) and your resume (maximum 2 pages) which clearly detail your capabilities, knowledge and experience, and provide contact details for 2 referees.