Printer Friendly Email Job

Judaic Coordinator

The Judaic Coordinator should:
• Bring a broad Jewish knowledge base to the camp community.
• Be comfortable exploring and providing Jewish experiences in a pluralistic context.
• Work well under pressure both as an individual and as part of a team with co-staff from
diverse backgrounds.
• Be creative, positive and enthusiastic with the campers and co-staff.
• Maintain a level of professionalism and customer service when dealing with complex
issues or concerns that affect the camp program.

Specific Responsibilities and Expectations
• Work closely with the Assistant Director to develop age-appropriate, experiential, Jewish
education curricula at camp.
• Supervise camp staff in implementing the curricula during the camp season.
• Serve as the Liaison for the Cornerstone fellows, supervise and oversee the development
and implementation of their in-camp programs
• Coordinate and participate in all aspects of Shabbat programming, including camper-led
Shabbat services, creative prayer experiences and Havdalah services, with staff and
• Organize and, if needed, facilitate Bar and Bat Mitzvah tutoring.
• Act as a resource and actively pursue opportunities to work with all camp staff as they
work to integrate positive Jewish values into the overall camping experience.
• Oversee the programmatic aspects of jewishly focused special days, including but not
limited to Yom Israel and camp’s observance of Tisha B’Av.
• Take a leadership role in planning and implementing Jewish educational components of
staff enrichment and professional development opportunities at Staff Orientation,
Leadership Team Orientation and throughout the summer.
• Meet regularly with Assistant Director and Unit Leaders to plan and coordinate special
• Attend, participate and, as directed, conduct staff training sessions before and during
• Participate, in a senior staff role, in general camp activities as assigned – this includes,
but is not limited to: “on-duty”, camp trips, etc.

Duration contract
Benefits Leadership training seminar in NYC, access to rich curriculum bank, vibrant peer-to-peer network, mentor facilitated site visit, commensurate salary
Ad Posted On 2019-10-17
Times this Ad has been viewed 357 times
Ad is posted for 180 days
Categories Summer Staff
Focus Camps & Camping, Education & Schools
Organization Name Capital Camps located in Waynesboro, PA
Job Location 11300 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Maryland
United States
Application Instructions Please log in to Apply

BEWARE OF FRAUD! If an Employer hires you without a job interview, or if an Employer requests your banking information, or if an Employer has a signing bonus, do not respond to the email. Contact Us to report that the job is fraudulent.


Part Time, Seasonal, and Contract Nonprofit Jewish Communal Jobs


Nonprofit Jewish Communal Jobs Online


Weekly Email Subscribers