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JCC Greater Boston Diller Teen Fellows Program Director
JCC Greater Boston
333 Nahanton St
Newton, MA 02459

Principal Responsibilities:

This is a unique, high impact role for someone with a passion for developing and traveling with Jewish youth. The Diller Teen Fellows is an immersive experiential education program for twenty 10th - 11th graders. It is a global twelve month program with a strong history of success in the local community. The Program Director serves as a mentor, educator, and catalyst to the expansive growth this program offers. The Program Director is also responsible for managing all program logistics including national and international collaboration. This a full time position with the majority of the work taking place in Newton .

JCC Greater Boston is deeply committed to valuing and celebrating the uniqueness of each constituent. We welcome staff and participants from diverse backgrounds. While being proudly Jewish, we strive in every way to provide an open and welcoming setting for all, irrespective of personal practices, beliefs or background. We are guided by JCC Greater Boston core values - Belonging, Joyfulness, Collaboration and Transformation - which resonate with many who do not identify as Jewish.

Over the course of the fellowship, the twenty local Diller Teen Fellows are supported as they explore: Jewish identity development, leadership skills development, Israel-Diaspora (Jewish people outside of Israel) connections, community service/tikkun olam, an exploration of Jewish Peoplehood and learning within a pluralistic environment. In parallel, a peer group of students in Israel is exploring the same subjects. The program culminates with a three-week summer seminar in Israel that brings all Diller Teens (from around the world) together for an intensive and immersive experience. The group also participates in twelve five-hour Sunday workshops, 2 weekend retreats, 2 full-day workshops and a ten-day spring seminar in Boston, during which the Israeli teens visit with their peers and learn about the Boston Jewish community.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Fostering Learning

Curriculum and Facilitation

Program Management

Global Partnerships

APPLICATION

JCC Greater Boston welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds who meet the requirements specified above. If you want to share your talents with a great team, in a thriving, dynamic organization which is devoted to community building and lasting impact, please contact please apply by sending your resume and a cover letter to recruiting@jccgb.org

Minimum Qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Able to travel, including globally, with groups of teens.

Salary:

$55,000 - $65,000

Agency Information:

The JCC Greater Boston values include: Belonging, Joyfulness, Collaboration and Transformation. The agency provides a variety of programs and services to children and adults in the Greater Boston Jewish community including: Early Learning Centers, summer camps, health and wellness programs, family engagement programs and cultural activities. The JCC is deeply committed to valuing and celebrating the uniqueness of each constituent. While being proudly Jewish, we strive in every way to provide an open and welcoming setting for all, irrespective of personal practices, beliefs or background.

Our vision is to create a vibrant and evolving Jewish community where everyone belongs. Our mission is to be at the heart of that community by:

COVID SAFETY

JCC Greater Boston takes the welfare and safety of staff and children very seriously. Over 99% of our staff have been vaccinated. We have aligned all of our operating procedures with guidance from the CDC and the state. Our practices include ensuring proper physical distancing, sanitation, hygiene, and use of face coverings when appropriate to promote the health of our staff and program participants.