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Moishe (pronounced moy-shuh) House is what being Jewish in
your 20s is all about. Launched in 2006 when four friends began
hosting Shabbat dinners in their home, Moishe House provides a
space for over 70,000 young adults around the world to create
meaningful, welcoming Jewish communities for themselves and their
peers each year. To date, there are more than 100 communities in
over 25 countries, and we’re still growing.
Repair the World mobilizes Jews and their communities to take
action to pursue a just world, igniting a lifelong commitment to
service. Repair believes service in support of social change is
vital to a flourishing Jewish community and an inspired Jewish
Together, Repair and Moishe House are hiring a Jewish Educator
to cultivate serious Jewish learning and a deep commitment to
service for Moishe House constituents in North America. This
educator will support, train, and instill a sense of confidence in
the leaders who engage thousands of their peers in meaningful
service and learning through a Jewish lens.
All voices are needed at Moishe House. We want our team to
reflect the diversity of Moishe House community builders and
participants. We seek employees from diverse backgrounds and life
experiences to join our staff team located in the United States,
South America, Europe, and the Former Soviet Union. The Moishe
House team works together through deep collaboration, investing in
relationships, and continuous innovation.
Who you are and what you’ll do: You believe in our mission, and
bring passion for service and experiential Jewish education
You have demonstrated leadership and implementation experience,
and strong management, communication, and organizational skills
You invest your depth of Jewish knowledge in creating and
leading vibrant Jewish learning opportunities
You have a commitment and passion for making Judaism relevant
You’ll build relationships with Moishe House staff and
residents, and assess their service learning experience, needs and
You’ll coach residents and houses on “how to” create Jewish
Service Learning programs, provide tips on content, pedagogy and
programming, and work with residents to plan their programs.
You’ll create service learning trips, both international and
domestic, and serve as lead educator on service-based learning
You’ll enable residents to deepen connections with their local
community, and outline steps for residents to take in creating
meaningful service partnerships.
You’ll facilitate inspiring and transformative training,
workshops, and educational programs for Moishe House residents,
staff, and participants on how to implement meaningful Jewish
You’ll continually build relationships across Moishe House and
Repair the World, to ensure a strong, successful partnership.
You’ll track and report on relevant data across our
And last, but not least, you’ll embrace the Moishe Mindset : Be
the Difference, Connect & Listen, Invest Wisely, Embrace the
Unknown, Own It!, Value People, and Work Well, Live Well, and Have
We are looking for someone who has: Experience working in a
joint venture or shared operations; the ability to operate
successfully in multiple organizational cultures.
Understanding of and strong commitment to service best practices
and impact as a mode of social change, paired with infectious
excitement about connecting Jewish values and learning to service
and social change work.
Deep interpersonal and communication skills, with proven ability
to connect with young adults with different experiences,
identities, and positions.
Agility, vulnerability, and accountability in building
relationships; an ability to seize opportunities, learn from
mistakes, and course correct in real time. Skills in relationship
building across communities.
Experience with and ability to discuss intersectional analysis
of poverty, structural racism, power and privilege with diverse
groups in ways that empower and open people to learning.
A commitment to building pluralistic, equitable, and social
justice-oriented Jewish community.
Minimum Required Experience: Advanced degree or graduate
certificate in Jewish education (18+ months full time
Significant full-time experience creating and teaching Jewish
text study connected to service and social justice issues.
Effective facilitation of meetings, trainings, and group-based
Extensive experience educating professionals and young adults
with diverse identities, experiences, and Jewish practices,
preferably on social justice issues and/or Jewish values and
Participated in or led a volunteer service learning or
experiential education program.
How Moishe House Takes Care of You: Health, vision, dental, and
mental health benefits ($0 employee contribution option
Flexible spending account options
15 days paid time off (PTO) that increases with continued
employment; additional benefits for former Hillel and BBYO
employees (Talent Alliance)
Office closures and floating holidays for Jewish and US
401k matching after one year of employment
Quarterly paid day of service (give back to your community so
you can help your community builders get involved too)
Highly qualified, creative, and go-getter teammates and a
Opportunities for advancement and career path planning
Opportunity to work in our Encinitas, CA office on the Leichtag
How Moishe House Pays You: This is a leadership position with
exceptional growth opportunity for a relational and effective
professional. Starting salary range of $65,000 to $70,000, assuming
you meet the minimum requirements. If your salary expectations are
different and/or you have more experience than required, let’s
Annual merit based salary increase
How Moishe House Invests in You: One-on-one Jewish learning with
an educator of your choice
Paid work travel with perks including travel allowance, fitness
classes, and accommodations
Local professional learning opportunities
Opportunities for advancement through Moishe House’s career path
Increasing Paid Time Off
Company discounts on flights, hotels, sporting events, concerts
amusement parks, gyms and more through Plum Benefits
Possible Steps in Our Hiring Process: Step 1
Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Send us your resume and cover letter, and you’ll hear back from
Video interview using an online app Skills assessment and
interview(s) with the hiring manager(s) We’ll check your references
to hear about your past experience Get an offer letter, sign it,
start your Moishe House journey!
How to Apply: Please email cover letter and resume to:
email@example.com . PLEASE WRITE “Director, Jewish Service
Learning” with your first and last name IN THE SUBJECT LINE
Moishe House is a dynamic organization that recognizes and
supports individuals from a broad range of experiences and
backgrounds. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All
qualified applicants will be considered for employment without
regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin,
ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, childbirth, physical
disability, mental and/or intellectual disability, age, military
status or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran,
marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status,
familial status, gender (including sex stereotyping and gender
identity or expression), medical condition (including, but not
limited to, cancer related or HIV/AIDS related), genetic
information, or sexual orientation.