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PJ Library Engagement Connector
Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine
1342 Congress St
Portland, ME 04102

Principal Responsibilities:

PJ Library in Southern Maine provides age-appropriate, relevant, and fun activities and programming for families with children ages 0-8, as well as sending free Jewish-themed books monthly to enrolled families. We are seeking two part-time Engagement Connectors covering different geographic areas to serve as the welcoming faces of the Jewish community and ambassadors for PJ Library by expanding and deepening engagement opportunities for families raising Jewish children across Southern Maine.

These PJ Library Engagement Connector roles require excellent interpersonal skills, an outgoing and friendly communication style, and ideally, experience working with young children and their families. The successful candidates will demonstrate a pluralistic approach to Jewish practice, good judgement, discretion, and sensitivity, and will have excellent project- and time-management skills. Training and support is provided by the JCA as well as the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, which also offers resources and materials to help support the program.

This position reports to the JCA's Director of Programming, and the job is part time, 6-8 hours per week, at $20 per hour; occasional evening and weekend hours are required to staff special events, planned in advance. The position is non-exempt.

Think you'd be a great fit to join the JCA? Please send a cover letter and resume to dschoenfeld@mainejewish.org. Position will remain open until filled; only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Minimum Qualifications:

Primary responsibilities

Under the supervision of the JCA Director of Programming and in coordination with other PJ Library staff, the PJ Library Engagement Connectors:

Qualifications

Salary:

$20/hr

Agency Information:

The Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine's mission is to enhance and promote Jewish life and continuity locally, in Israel and throughout the world, and to generate the financial resources to develop, provide and support diverse programs, education and services in order to accomplish these goals.