Our unique, engaging, interactive religious school at a Reform Jewish synagogue in Hyde Park, Chicago is seeking a part-time assistant for support 8 hours per week.
We are looking for someone who:
Enjoys working in a school office environment
Has strong attention to detail with project and records management
Is flexible, friendly, and reliable
Has computer skills (proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite)
Coordinates and communicates well with others
Excels in a position with varied projects throughout the year
Job responsibilities include:
Maintaining registration, attendance, and other records
Preparing materials and ordering supplies for classes and educational programs
Organizing logistical arrangements with vendors and guests and for school trips
KAM Isaiah Israel provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. KAM Isaiah Israel expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Employment is contingent on the results of a background check.
To apply: Send your experience and a cover letter. Successful candidates will be contacted for interviews. No phone calls, please.
Unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Fluent in English
Strong administrative skills
A working knowledge of Reform Judaism is helpful
Ability to work in the office in Hyde Park
Availability Friday afternoons is a plus but not required
Additional Salary Information: Hourly rate commensurate with experience
We are a thriving Reform congregation located in the historic Hyde Park-Kenwood neighborhood just seven miles south of downtown Chicago. Our diverse community comes from across the city and greater Chicagoland. We welcome interfaith families, families with young children, empty nester families, mature adults, emerging adults, and anyone seeking an invigorating Jewish experience.
As the oldest J...ewish congregation in the Midwest, we are known for authentic and innovative Jewish music, quality education for adults and children, and social justice. Today, we are also known as the beautiful Byzantine-inspired synagogue at Greenwood Avenue and Hyde Park Boulevard across the street from the Obama family's Chicago home.