Jewish Educational Services – Executive Director
A newly launching organization supporting Jewish education in Baltimore seeks its first Executive Director. Are you an experienced, inspiring leader who is passionate about advancing Jewish education? Are you a visionary, team builder with a track record of success? If so, this could be your next career move.
In evaluating trends and data and in planning for a bright future for our community, The Associated seeks to intensify its efforts in supporting Jewish education in Baltimore by launching Jewish Educational Services (JES). JES aims to support Jewish schools, their educators, and families so children in Baltimore are inspired to pursue lifelong Jewish learning, values, and lifestyle. Building upon the success of two established organizations (CJE and SHEMESH,) JES is focused on strengthening Jewish education. Our vision is a thriving Baltimore Jewish community where Jewish education and literacy are celebrated, inform lives, and build Jewish identity.
Objectives: Jewish Educational Services (JES)
JES seeks to:
What You Will Do
We seek an experienced leader to launch JES by successfully blending services and programs from two existing organizations into a new effective, support for Jewish education of children of all abilities in Baltimore. Of the estimated 20,500 Jewish children in Baltimore, approximately 50% are enrolled in either a Jewish day school or congregational school. 17% are enrolled in Jewish preschools.
Your responsibilities will include:
Who You Are
Compensation & Benefits
Salary Range: Salary range is $140,000-$180,000 and is commensurate with experience.
Benefit & Perks: The Associated offers a hybrid work environment that supports professional development and collaboration. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, 401(k) employer match, life insurance, Long Term Disability (LTD), Flexible Spending Plan, paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement, holiday pay, wellbeing programming and a complimentary membership to the Jewish Community Center. We also make work/life balance a priority by offering generous vacation and sick time.
PLEASE NOTE: All active full-time, part-time, and temporary staff are required to provide proof of full vaccination (COVID-19) as a condition of employment within The Associated system as of November 15, 2021.
Who we are
The Associated and its network of agencies work collaboratively to make a critical difference in the lives of Jews in Baltimore, in Israel and around the world while positively improving the larger community in which we live and work. Visit us at https://associated.org/ to learn more.
Application Process Electronic submissions are preferred. To apply Click here!
This job ad is not intended to be all-inclusive, but to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed. The Associated is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. In keeping with our Jewish values, The Associated supports a thriving Baltimore that celebrates diversity and appreciates the unique combination of gender, race, age, religion and ethnicity, sexual orientation, intellectual and physical disabilities, and special qualities that each resident adds to the fabric of life in Baltimore. We welcome everyone interested in our mission to join us. If you require accommodations, please contact us, and we will make every effort to meet your needs.