Program and Engagement Associate @ Temple Emanu-El

Program and Engagement Associate

JOB TITLE: Program and Engagement Associate

HOURS: Part Time

COMPENSATION: $15-$18/per hour


DATE WRITTEN: January 2020

Job Summary
The Program and Engagement Associate will work closely with the Rabbi.
The Program and Engagement Associate will plan and implement a wide-range of Temple activities from individual/one-time events to ongoing programs across various constituencies of our Temple membership.

Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Deepening connections with our membership while directing program needs.
• Overseeing the Temple calendar and community calendar to avoid major conflicts with events (within the Temple and the greater Jewish community).
• Serving as a liaison to our arms and committees (e.g. Brotherhood, Sisterhood, Religious, Adult Education and Social Action committees).
• Working in digital and in print media to coordinate messaging and publicity.
• Helping Temple Emanu-El to be strongly connected to the local community and Jewish community, collaborate with other organizations and help to coordinate community events, held at Temple Emanu-El.
• Serving as a link between our Clergy, Professional Staff and lay leaders to develop and maintain programs.
• Attending staff and professional staff meetings, as needed.
• Assisting with other Temple projects and meetings, as needed.

Educational Requirements and Preferred Skill set:

• Bachelor’s Degree
• Must have strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
• A strategic planner with strong organizational skills.
• Judaically knowledgeable.
Passionate about building a vibrant Jewish community.
• Energetic, outgoing and flexible – with a strong work ethic and self-motivation.
• Flexibility in work schedule (some weekend and evenings required).

• Ability to multitask.
• Ready to work independently AND as part of a highly collaborative team.
• Willing to take risks and being able to creatively problem solve.
Needed Attributes:• Ability to manage large group programs on time and within budget.
• Proactive
• Ability to interact with and support our membership in a friendly and welcoming manner.
• Leadership skills.

Application Instructions

Job Summary

  • Duration: part-time
  • Benefits:
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2020-01-24
  • Times this job has been viewed: 348 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Marketing/PR, Programming, Engagement
  • Organization Type: Synagogue
Job Location
Temple Emanu-El
14450 West Ten Mile Rd.
Oak Park , Michigan 48237


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