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Youth Director - Cockfosters & N Southgate Synagogue

  • Location:
  • Sector: Community
  • Salary: £5,500 per annum

Hours: Part-time, 8hrs per week - 1 Shabbat each month

The Youth Director will provide a positive Jewish influence and encourage the Jewish development of all children between 11/12 to 18 years (School years 7-13) within the community. This role is part of a wider strategy to develop services and activities for all under 18-year-olds.

The Youth Director will be creative and can engage and inspire all children and youth regardless of their level of religious observance. This person will have experience preparing and leading youth services and other activities which can involve children of all ages. The worker will bring innovative solutions to engage children in davening, which may be challenging with a group of mixed religious observance.

The role of Youth Director requires strong communication skills, high energy, enthusiasm, and charisma to engage and inspire the community’s children and youth to ensure they enjoy the various services and activities.

If you have the passion and ability to reach out and motivate young people at every level of religious commitment and are you able to build on and develop a wide range of programmes and experiences from Shabbat to weekday, social to educational then join us.

The ability to work effectively with children of the relevant ages is essential, as well as possess good planning and communication skills.

Closing date for applications: 7th August 2020

For more information and to be personally recommended for this role please contact melissa@theworkavenue.org.uk