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Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston

Experiential Jewish Educators (Part-Time)

The JCC seeks experiential educators for The Discovery Club, a new program starting in January 2017.  The Discovery Club connects children ages 5-8 to Jewish life and culture through a variety of fun, skill-building classes and activities.  By exploring topics like cooking, music, and nature, children can learn about aspects of Jewish life, such as the calendar and holidays, while being guided by Jewish values and principles. Educators will lead a 1 or 1 ½ hour, weekly course for either 5-6 or 7-8 year-olds at or near the Leventhal-Sidman JCC in Newton for 10 weeks. Classes will meet after school or on weekend days, with a goal of providing flexible options for families.

We are looking for experienced, talented individuals who are passionate about their topic or skill, can help children make connections between Jewish life and the world around them, and are willing to be both teachers and role models.
 
Compensation
This is a stipended position. You should expect about a three hour commitment per week (including prep, set-up, teaching, and clean-up). Candidates must be reliable and available to work after school hours and/or on weekend days.
 
To apply
Please submit a resume and paragraph of interest to discoveryclub@jccgb.org, and you will be contacted to discuss next steps. Qualified candidates will be asked to submit a course proposal.


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Leventhal-Sidman JCC in Newton, MA

 

Aquatics

Assistant Aquatics Director

Full-time 40 hour per week position reporting directly to the Aquatics Director.  The JCC provides a variety of programs and services to over 10,000 members and participants in the community. 
 
The work environment is very fast paced.  The Assistant Aquatics Director will assist with the overall management of the JCC’s indoor and outdoor pools. The Assistant Aquatics Director will be directly responsible for: hiring, training, scheduling and evaluating lifeguards; managing pool chemistry and will assist with all aspects of the JCC’s learn to swim program. In accordance with the Organization’s standards, the Assistant Aquatics Director will take responsibility to provide excellent service at all times.  Candidates must possess strong management skills, great communication skills, and exceptional interpersonal/customer service skills.  
 
Position Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education, Recreation Management or related field preferred but not required.   A minimum of two years of experience in Aquatics management with a proven track record for success. Current certifications:  American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, with First Aid included (or equivalent), American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer (or equivalent), Certified Pool Operator is preferred.  American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Instructor preferred but not required. Excellent salary and benefit package.

To apply, please e-mail letter of application, resume and list of references to aquatics@jccgb.org


Indoor pool swim class supervisor
 
We are looking for someone with an outgoing personality who can provide excellent customer service.  You must be able to develop personal working relationships with members and be able to help and resolve member issues and concerns as well as check-in swim lesson participants.  Must be self-motivated, able to multi-task and comfortable speaking to parents and children. 
 
Duties and responsibilities:
  • ♦ Initiate warm and friendly welcome to all clients entering the pool facility.
    ♦ Be helpful, considerate and try to work out any issues.
    ♦ Be accountable for the physical appearance and overall organization of the pool, including station set-up, aquatics equipment, deck furniture, and station breakdown.
    ♦ Have a thorough knowledge of and ability to communicate the particulars regarding the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy program to clients.
    ♦ Take attendance for each scheduled class.
    ♦ Help monitor safety and act as “another set of eyes” at the pool. The children’s safety is always the most important responsibility.
    ♦ Make sure that all children under the age of 3.5 wear a swim diaper, vinyl swim pant and a swim suit.
    ♦ Give out skill stickers for the students if the instructor does not have time.
    ♦ Help facilitate communication between parents and the instructors or the office.
    ♦ Maintain clear access around the pools.
    ♦ Assist instructors to give the office any swim level changes.

To apply, send resume to aquatics@jccgb.org


Lifeguard 

Lifeguards are responsible to enforce safety rules and provide appropriate supervision for the pool area, and ensure a safe environment in and around the pool area. Lifeguard candidates MUST have current certifications in Lifeguard Training, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid, and AED.

Responsibilities:

♦ Ensure safety in and around the pool area at all times
♦ Anticipate hazardous conditions and take precautionary measures
♦ Render first aid and CPR within the scope of employee's certifications
♦ Maintain pool area so that area is kept clean and safe at all times
♦ Create a warm and welcoming environment for all members
♦ Attend training or staff meetings as scheduled
♦ Maintain appropriate certifications
♦ Understand safety and emergency preparedness procedures for the JCC

This is an hourly, part-time position. Daytime, weekend and evening hours will be required. Please email your resume to aquatics@jccgb.org


Swim Instructor
 
Swim Instructors teach swim classes for babies, children and adults using the SwimRight® Method which is a part of the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy. Swim Instructors should have experience teaching swim lessons and enjoy working with children. Swim Instructors are mostly needed for afterschool and weekend hours.

The Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy (LKSA) is a unique aquatics education program organized around swimming foundations and designed with an emphasis on safety. From the age of three months, children (and adults) can start at any time--and learn and progress at their own pace. Students are taught the SwimRight® method, which focuses on correct body positioning and proper alignment from the early stages of lessons.

To become an instructor, there is a 40 hour training that must be taken. The 40 hours is a mixture of watching videos, learning about the method and program, co-teaching, teaching on your own and a test at the end. The cost of the program is $200 and you will earn that back if you work for us for 6 months consecutively.

Candidates fluent in Russian and English encouraged. Send resume to aquatics@jccgb.org or contact 617-558-6468.


Child Care

Part-time babysitters

Part-time babysitters needed to care for children ranging in age from three months to eight years. Candidate must be reliable, energetic and have great customer service skills. Must have previous experience working with children in this age group. CPR/First Aid recommended. Hours: Saturday and Sunday mornings (8-11:30am) and Monday-Friday (8:30am-12pm). Salary: $11/hour. Benefits include free fitness center membership. Must have reliable car.  Send resume to babysitting@jccgb.org. No phone calls, please.


Facility

Building Maintenance Mechanic

Seeking a full-time Building Maintenance Mechanic at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center in Newton. Reporting to the Facilities Manager, this position requires five years related experience and knowledge of plumbing, electrical, mechanical repairs and general maintenance. Knowledge of swimming pools a plus. Must be self-motivated, reliable and service oriented. This is a 40 hours per week position, Sunday through Thursday. High school diploma or equivalent required.

Responsibilities include:

♦ Perform day-to-day upkeep and maintenance of facility and equipment as assigned, including building and swimming pool maintenance and repairs. 
♦ Perform preventative maintenance, scheduled and unscheduled repairs on equipment and HVAC units, whirlpools, saunas, steam rooms, etc.
♦ Ensure that the Facilities Manager is made immediately aware of equipment or facility issues that may affect safety or environment.
♦ Follow all company safety policies and procedures.
♦ Perform additional responsibilities to be assigned as required by business needs. 

To apply, send resume to facilities@jccgb.org. No phone calls please.


Fitness
 

Personal Trainers

The Leventhal-Sidman JCC is hiring enthusiastic and knowledgeable certified personal trainers to develop exercise prescriptions, and work one-on-one with members. Additional opportunities for personal trainers to lead small group training classes such as TRX and Bootcamp. Applicants must possess strong customer service skills and the determination to build a personal training client base. Must hold a nationally accredited training certification (ACSM, NASM, NSCA, ACE, PTA Global) and must be able to work flexible hours. A current CPR/AED certification is preferred but not required. Compensation: a generous sliding pay scale based on weekly sales & continuing education opportunities. Send resume to personaltraining@jccgb.org. No phone calls, please.



Fitness Center Staff


Fitness center staff provide customer service, monitor safety of all members and perform light cleaning of fitness equipment and fitness studios. Applicants must be 16 years of age or older and willing to work weekends and after school hours. A current CPR/AED certification is preferred but not required. Send resume to fitness@jccgb.org. No phone calls please.


Group exercise and cycle instructors

Now hiring qualified group exercise and cycle instructors for Zumba, Cycle, Cardio Sculpt, Step, Muscle, Yoga, Pilates and other group exercise classes.  More than 80 classes are held each week in three studios. Requirements: comprehensive understanding of current fitness standards, trends and principles; one year of group exercise teaching experience; current group exercise certification from an industry recognized association (AFAA/ACE/Spinning® or similar); and current CPR certification. Send resume to groupfitness@jccgb.org. No phone calls, please.


Health club attendant
 
Seeking a Health Club Attendant to provide excellent customer service to members in the private Men's Health Center/Locker Room. Responsible for keeping health center neat, clean and organized. Duties include clean up (including exercise equipment), laundry (pick up, wash and fold towels), restock vanity area, make coffee, and organize the lounge area. Must be service oriented and reliable. Transportation a must.  Monday-Friday daytime shifts available.
 
To apply, send resume to mhcjobs@jccgb.org or call 617-558-6464.


Women's Adult Locker Room attendant

Seeking a Locker Room Attendant to provide excellent customer service to members in the private Women's Adult Locker Room. Responsible for keeping locker room neat, clean and organized. Duties include clean up, laundry (pick up, wash and fold towels), restock vanity area, make coffee, and organize the lounge area. Must be service oriented and reliable. Transportation a must.  Evening and weekend shifts available.
 
To apply, send resume to membership@jccgb.org or call 617-558-6411.


Membership

Member Relations Customer Service Representative – Part Time

Seeking a Member Relations Customer Service Representative at the JCC in Newton.  Responsible for welcoming and directing all members and guests who enter the JCC, answering and directing telephone inquiries, registering members and guests for classes, navigating the membership database with proficiency,  providing information to prospective members and representing the JCC while maintaining the JCC’s highest standards of customer service. The candidate must possess strong interpersonal skills including excellent phone etiquette, and be able to interact with staff and the community at large.  He/She must have superior problem-solving skills as well as computer competency. Bachelors degree a plus. This is a part time position, 15-20 hours per week. Candidates must be willing to work shifts covering the operational hours of the center including early morning, evenings and weekends and must have reliable transportation.

Please email resume and availability to membership@jccgb.org or mail to Tim Cornely, Member Relations Director, Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston, 333 Nahanton Street, Newton, MA 02459. No phone calls, please.


Sports and Recreation
 
Arts and crafts facilitator

The Leventhal-Sidman JCC seeks a mature, responsible, reliable individual who loves working with children and loves to be creative. This part-time position involves leading a drop-in arts and crafts program on Saturdays from 9am-noon or Sundays from 11:30am-2:30pm. Projects include simple arts and crafts, beading, painting, drawing, and popsicle stick construction. If interested, please send brief summary of previous experience working with children and arts and crafts programs to sports@jccgb.org. No phone calls, please.

 
Gymnastics instructor

Instructors needed to teach pre-school aged classes. Traditional gymnastics or rhythmic gymnastics experience acceptable. A current CPR/AED certification is preferred but not required. Send resume to sports@jccgb.org. No phone calls, please.

 
Part-time sports coaches

Instructors needed to teach sports classes to children ages 3-12. Prior experience working with different youth age groups required. Positions available for every day of the week. A current CPR/AED certification is preferred but not required. Send resume to sports@jccgb.org. No phone calls, please.

 
Tennis instructor

Certified tennis instructor needed to teach small group classes to children ages 4-12. Opportunity to teach private and semi-private lessons also available. A current CPR/AED certification is preferred but not required. Send resume to sports@jccgb.org. No phone calls, please.

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South Area

South Shore Family Connector
JCC seeks Family Connector in South Shore area (Hingham, Hanover, Weymouth, Cohasset, Scituate area)

5 hours/week

JCCs of Greater Boston is seeking a highly motivated, outgoing parent who loves meeting new people and connecting them to one another and to Jewish life. The ideal parent is highly networked and engaged in parent and/or Jewish communities, has a child(ren) ages 0-5, has excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, is familiar with online communication outlets for new parents, and has program development experience.

The candidate should be self-driven, able to work independently as well as part of a team, working directly with the JCC's South Area Family Program Coordinator. Experience working with families and/or children preferred. Residency in South Shore area required.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to south@jccgb.org. No phone calls please.
 

 

North Area

Family Connector in Metro North (Arlington, Cambridge, Somerville, Watertown area).   
10-20 hours/week
JCCs of Greater Boston is seeking a highly motivated, outgoing parent who loves meeting new people and connecting them to one another and to Jewish life. 

The ideal parent is highly networked and engaged in parent and/or Jewish communities, has a child(ren) ages 0-5, has excellent organizational, time management  and interpersonal skills, is familiar with on-line communication outlets for new parents, and has program development experience.  

Essential responsibilities of this position include outreach, relationship building and networking with parents through one on one conversations and home visits with new parents, maintaining accurate records, planning and implementing meetups and activities of interest to parents and families and promoting programs through social media, parent groups and other relevant channels.

The candidate should be self-driven, able to work independently as well as part of a team, working directly with the JCC’s Metro North Family Program Coordinator.  Experience working with families and/or children preferred and residency in Metro North towns is required (Cambridge or Somerville preferred).  Position available as of September 1. 

Send resume and cover letter to familyconnectormn@jccgb.org

Metrowest Area

Part-Time Family Engagement Coordinator
17 hours/week


The JCCs of Greater Boston seeks a part-time professional to develop and implement a program plan for parents and children ages 0-5.  The primary focus of this position will be to do home visits welcoming a family into the Jewish community and plan and implement 5-6 family programs over the year. 

The ideal candidate has exceptional interpersonal, organizational and time management abilities, is able to work independently, take initiative as well as work with a team; experience working with families and in event planning; be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Position requires regular travel throughout Metrowest towns and some weekend and evening work. Residence in Metrowest preferred.

Position available as of September 1.

Send resume and cover letter to families@jccgb.org. No phone calls please.

Boston Area

There are no open positions at this time.

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JCC Grossman Camp

Please check back in September 2016 to learn about opportunities for summer 2017.

JCC Grossman Camp is a day camp for boys and girls ages 4 1/2-15 located on Hale Reservation in Westwood, MA.

Eight-week commitment required. Monday-Friday, full day.

Apply for JCC Grossman Camp staff positions - COMING SOON
Health Form, Staff Health and Release Form - COMING SOON

 

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JCC Camp Kingswood


JCC Camp Kingswood is the overnight camp for boys and girls entering grades 3-11 located in Bridgton, Maine. Summer dates are June 29-August 17.

Summer 2016 employment

Kingswood is currently hiring unit heads, counselors (age 18+), junior counselors (age 17), nurses and waterfront staff
Apply for JCC Camp Kingswood staff positions

Health Form, Staff Health and Release Form

 

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Kaleidoscope Creative Arts & Science Camp

Please check back in September 2016 to learn about opportunities for summer 2017.

JCC Kaleidoscope Creative Arts & Science Camp is a pluralistic day camp for boys and girls entering grades K-8 and CITs entering grades 9-11at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC in Newton.

Eight week commitment required including orientation days.
Monday-Friday, full day, 8:30am-4pm


Although camp is not easily accessible by public transportation, camp buses are available from Brookline, Framingham, and Wayland.


Apply for JCC Kaleidoscope Camp staff positions - COMING SOON
Health Form, Staff Heath and Release Form - COMING SOON


 

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JCC Early Learning Centers

All ELC locations -- Brookline/Brighton, Hingham, Sharon and Newton

JCC Early Learning Centers Infant/Toddler/Preschool Full Time Teaching Positions

The JCC Early Learning Centers (ELCs) are always seeking to fill full time infant (Newton only), toddler and preschool teaching positions as well as assistant and substitute teaching positions. Join a dynamic team of educators who have a love and passion for children, in a developmentally based, high quality program which provides a rich early learning experience based on Jewish values and traditions. All JCC ELCs are NAEYC accredited and open to all.

Job requirements:
We are seeking dedicated, creative, energetic and nurturing individuals with a willingness to work with others in a team approach. Candidates should have EEC certification, or be willing to pursue certification immediately. In addition, all candidates should be comfortable working with peers and parents and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Education and experience are preferred. Competitive salary and benefits.
 
Please send resume and cover letter to: teachingpositions@jccgb.org
 

Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center, Newton

Administrative Assistant

The Bernice B. Godine JCC Early Learning Center is seeking an Administrative Assistant to provide day-to-day administrative support to the preschool office. The school has 13 classrooms and is located at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC in Newton.

The Administrative Assistant is the first contact for parents, prospective families, visitors and staff and helps the office remain extremely organized and responsive throughout the busy flow of the day. As an employee of the Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston, the Administrative Assistant works closely with both the Assistant Director of Enrollment and the Center Director, and is a representative of the JCC and of the mission and philosophy of the JCC Early Learning Center.

This is a full time position, Monday-Friday.

This position requires five or more years of experience in a busy office setting; school preferred. Excellent writing and organizational skills and an ability to multitask are required. The person in this position must be comfortable working with people, provide excellent customer service, maintain a positive, warm and welcoming presence, and demonstrate the highest level of responsiveness to parent and staff requests.

The Administrative Assistant with assist with daily office tasks including:
  • Filing and other administrative duties
  • Registration and enrollment
  • Data entry (maintenance and tracking of school lists and attendance)
  • Prepare invoices for accounts payable
  • Credit card processing
  • And more

Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) and the internet is required.

Please send resume and cover letter to: GodineOffice@jccgb.org

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Inclusion and Support Services


There are no open positions at this time.

 

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The Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston (JCC) is an equal opportunity employer.  It is our goal to provide equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment.  The JCC does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, physical or mental disability or handicap, national origin, ancestry, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other legally protected status. Religion will not be considered a factor except where it is a bona fide occupational qualification and necessary to fulfill the Organization’s mission.