Youth Group Leader
Congregation Darchei Noam
At least $50 per Shabbat, commensurate with experience
Open until filled
Congregation Darchei Noam, a small but growing modern Orthodox synagogue in St. Louis Park, is seeking a youth group leader for the 2019-2020 academic year. The position commences at the end of August 2019.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
The Youth Group Leader is responsible for leading programming for a group of young people aged Pre-Kindergarten through early elementary school on Shabbat mornings as well as on major Jewish holidays. The Youth Group Leader will work with and be overseen by the Youth Committee to develop appropriate programming, including davening and learning activities relevant to the weekly parsha or holiday. This position could potentially expand to include creating and implementing other youth activities outside of Shabbat and holidays to allow young people to further explore their connection to Judaism and the Darchei Noam community.
Experience and Qualifications
The ideal candidate has experience in and a demonstrated passion for working with youth in this age range, facility with and enthusiasm for teaching tefillah and Torah, and the ability to foster excitement and connection to Judaism.
How To Apply:
If interested, please apply immediately by sending a cover letter and resume to Darchei Noam Youth Committee ([email protected]).