Job Opportunities

 

Boston Workers Circle Center for Jewish Culture and Social Justice (BWC) is:

  • A community home for secular Jewish life

  •  A voice for progressive Jewish values and social change

  • An arts and education center celebrating Yiddish, Jewish, and progressive culture

BWC is a thriving, intergenerational, and member-led community with 750 dues-paying members, around 20 committees, supported by 6 staff members. Our organizing campaigns, rituals, and education programs reach and serve thousands of people in greater Boston and beyond. 

 

Open Position(s): Shule Teacher

SHULE TEACHER  |  Click here for a PDF of the job description. 

Apply by emailing your resume, cover letter, and references to Meira@circleboston.org.

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Are you passionate about Jewish cultural identity and social justice? The Secular Jewish Cultural Sunday School of Boston Workers Circle teaches Jewish history, culture, and social justice to young people in grades Pre-K through 7th grade. 

Join our team of teachers! 

BWC provides each teacher with a curriculum that can be adapted to meet the needs of the children in each class and is guided by an arts and project-based approach.

Grades Currently Hiring:

*Pre-K/Kindergarten (Jewish Life through stories, drama, and crafts).

*Alef (1st grade -- Jewish time and the environment)

Ideal Candidates Have...

  • Experience in a classroom, after-school, or summer camp working directly with middle schoolers, elementary schoolers, or early childhood-aged kids. 

  • Some knowledge of Jewish history and culture.

  • A demonstrated commitment to social justice.

  • Knowledge of Yiddish and or Ladino is a plus, though not required.

  • Knowledge of community organizing is a plus, though not required.

  • Availability to teach two to three Sunday mornings each month from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm (includes set-up and clean-up) in Washington Square, Brookline, MA, from September 11 - June 6. Our site is T-accessible, wheelchair accessible and there is street parking.

BWC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People of the global majority, Jews of the global majority/Jews of Color, Indigenous, Sephardic, and Mizrahi Jews, as well as LGBTQIA+ and people with disabilities, are strongly encouraged to apply.

COMPENSATION/BENEFITS:

  • Starting salary is $100 per session ($20/hr for the 5hr session) for 22 sessions a year (commensurate with experience)

  • Discounted Yiddish classes through the Boston Workers Circle (mix of in-person or online class choices)

  • Free online Yiddish classes through the National Workers Circle 

  • Professional Development opportunities

TO APPLY:

Send your resume, cover letter and two references to the Education Director, Meira Soloff, meira@circleboston.org with the subject “Sunday School Teacher”

Applications are rolling with priority given to candidates who apply before August 15 or until the position is filled. Any position listed on the website is still open and accepting applications.

Site updated August 26 2022.