Director of Jewish LifeAt JCC Association

Posted Oct 25, 2019 Job Length Summer


Be the “central address” for Jewish living and learning at ONE of our multi-denominational Jewish overnight camps. Your sunny days will be filled with creating and facilitating engaging programs for 8-16 year-old campers and staff, including leading lively Shabbat services.

This program, in it’s 13th summer, is called Chizuk; supported by a generous grant from The AVI CHAI Foundation.

Camps locations include: Camp Barney Mednitz (Georgia), Capital Camps (Pennsylvania), CBB Ottawa (Canada), Camp Chi (Wisconsin), Emma Kaufman Camp (West Virginia), Camp Tawonga and Camp Mountain Chai (California), JCC Camp Kingswood (Maine)


Ideal candidate is 21+, “gets” camp, a dynamic educator who understands the value and power of overnight Jewish camp, comfortable in pluralistic settings, possesses Jewish content knowledge (graduate level preferred), a proven leader, skilled at experiential Jewish education, available for orientation and residence for the summer for up to 10 weeks.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter indicating how your skills meet the requirements with a resume to

Contact Information

Camp Name

JCC Association

Job Title

Director of Jewish Life

Camp Address

520 8th Avenue, Fourth Floor, New York, NY, 10018, United States