This Week @ Berkeley Hillel

Any given week during the regular semester, there’s so much happening at Berkeley Hillel. Check back each week for an updated list of programs and events!

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Community Postings

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Work as a Hebrew School Teacher at Beth El
Congregation Beth El, Berkeley’s progressive Reform Congregation, is seeking educators for our K-5th grade, 6th-8th grade, and 9th-12th grade supplementary program that meets after school on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays for this coming school year of September 2023-May 2024. We offer competitive pay ranging from $45-$60/hour (as well as half that rate for meetings and events); ongoing training; wonderful children; supportive, appreciative families; and friendly colleagues! Additional teacher in-service sessions and meetings are held throughout the year. Check out this link for more info and how to apply! 

Job Opportunities with the JCC East Bay
The JCC East Bay has two new job opportunities ideal for college students/recent grads. There are openings for a Preschool Teacher role as well as an Edah (Afterschool) Educator role. Find more info and apply here!

Work as a Communications Specialist at B’nai Tikvah
B’nai Tikvah, a Reform Synagogue in Walnut Creek, is looking to add a dynamic Communications Specialist to their staff who would take the helm of communication strategies, marketing, social media, and engagement efforts. You will be developing and executing congregant and public communications (website, print and online), crafting and implementing a social media strategy, and providing oversight and support for membership and development materials, events and campaigns. We welcome college students or other experienced applicants who are excited to build their communications portfolio and work with a supportive, positive team of staff, volunteers and congregants. If interested, send your cover letter and resume to Job Type: Part-time, 20 hours per week – flexible schedule
Location: Primarily remote with some on-site visits to Walnut Creek location
Salary: $20 – $25 per hour

Marketing Manager at JCC East Bay
Join the JCC East Bay as the new Marketing Manager. Job details include work such as producing multiple weekly email newsletters; communicate across all departments; design, write, and edit marketing collateral; manage website and social media; and help support the overall JCC brand. The ideal candidate is a creative, efficient, strategic problem solver with fantastic interpersonal, organizational, and customer-service skills. Find more info and apply here. 

Community Member Seeking Mentor for their Daughter
Seeking a lively, patient, and warm “pal/mentor” for our 14-year-old autistic daughter. Noa is a charming and enthusiastic teenager, full of life and fun! We are looking for someone unflappable who can take her out into the community and help her to engage in a positive and rewarding way. Noa is chatty and bubbly, though sometimes unsure about boundaries and how to interact with people around her. She thrives when she is with someone patient who is willing to take the time to help her and think through situations with her. This is certainly not a job for everyone, but for the right person the rewards of developing a trusting relationship with this very special teen are worth it! ($30/hr). Reach out to Sharon at with any questions or interest!

Work as a Summer Camp Specialist at Urban Adamah!

Experience a summer of living communally on an urban farm and working with children at summer camp! Urban Adamah’s Summer Camp Specialist Internship offers young adults aged 19-22 the opportunity to build their skills in a particular specialty (art, cooking, music, or farming), teach children in a spirit of mindfulness and joy, and live in community with other peers. Dates: June 5 – August 11 Requirements: 25 hrs/wk of work in exchange for room & board plus stipend. Learn more and apply here!

Join the Jewish Changemakers Fellowship!
The Jewish Changemakers Fellowship is the premiere leadership development initiative for Jewish young adults between the ages of 20 and 25, a program of the Jewish Federation Federations of North America (JFNA). The program will span 9 weeks and gather hundreds of young adults from the United States and Canada for learning together through large group sessions, cohort time, and asynchronous learning. Completion of the fellowship includes a $350 stipend. Apply Here!

Post Grads – Teach English in Israel! Join MITF for 10 months in Israel. Learn more here!