The Jewish Star is seeking a new editor to lead our team. The Star reaches more than 10,000 Orthodox Jewish households in the Five Towns, Great Neck and Brooklyn, with breaking news, feature stories, personality profiles and in-depth coverage of the community’s yeshivas and shuls. You can check out our website at www.TheJewishStar.com.
As editor, you will seek out story ideas, write and assign pieces, edit others’ work, and oversee the website and the weekly layout and production of the paper. You should be familiar with the Five Towns and Brooklyn Orthodox communities, and have an understanding of Torah Judaism and issues and currents within the larger Orthodox world. The Star staff is a small and autonomous operation within a larger company.
Richner Communications is a family-owned publisher of 28 weekly community newspapers and shopping guides. We offer a friendly informal environment in our state-of-the-art offices in Garden City, salary, paid time off, excellent health plan and 401(k). Please send resume with cover letter and salary requirements to: JewishStarSearch@aol.com.
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Cal/West Educators Placement is pleased to announce an Executive Leadership Opportunity for July 2012: Brandeis Hillel Day School (BHDS) is seeking an exceptional Head of School who will work with the Brandeis Hillel community to continue the growth and success of the school.
BHDS is an independent co-educational school for students in grades K-8, located on two campuses —one in San Francisco, and one in Marin. The school’s mission is to serve the Jewish community by providing children with an outstanding academic program in general and Judaic studies within a dynamic and diverse Jewish cultural environment.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter stating their interest in this position and a resume to Search@CalWestEducators.com and reference “BHDS” in the subject line.
BHDS is fully committed to equal employment opportunity (EEO) and maintaining a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on, race, gender, religion, age, color, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, and other non-merit factors. All persons shall be afforded equal opportunity at BHDS.
Search Consultants: Lee Miller, President, Cal/West Educators Placement
Amy Sloboda, Search Consultant, Cal/West Educators Placement
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All associates will participate in an extensive training program designed to educate about the firm’s business model, real estate investment analysis, negotiating and prospecting development, and other topics. New associates will also be provided with senior mentorship.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Sale of investment properties
• Effectively structure transactions from conception to finalization
• Assess and underwrite investment opportunities
• Prepare proposals and offers
• Market and position an asset
• Develop a client base
• Conduct and maintain relationships with industry and trade associations, vendors and professional organizations
• BS, MBA or J.D. preferred
• Strong interest in real estate investment and sales
• Analytical and strategic mind-set
• Aggressive, competitive and action-motivated work approach
• Excellent managerial and problem-solving skills
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
• Comfortable with Internet-based research
• Strong work ethic
You do NOT need a real estate license to interview
Location: New York
For immediate consideration, please send cover letter and resume to
firstname.lastname@example.org Ref: Associate - Investment Sales Division
Solomon Schechter School of Westchester is looking for the following position for the upcoming academic year:
Thriving Jewish Day School in Westchester seeks full-time teacher for one sixth-grade student – push in and pull out. Orton-Gillingham and/or Wilson trained required. Must collaborate with team of professionals and be able to think creatively about students’ needs. Knowledge of Jewish sources and rituals appreciated but not necessary.
About the School: Schechter Westchester is a vibrant K-12 Jewish day school dedicated to academic excellence and instilling in our students a life long commitment to Jewish practice and knowledge. Our Lower School (grades K-5) is located in White Plains, New York. Our Middle School (grades 6-8) and High School (grades 9-12) are on our Upper School campus in Hartsdale, New York.
To Apply: Candidates should send their resumes and a cover note (indicating how they learned about the position) to email@example.com.
Yavneh Academy of Dallas is a co-educational, college-preparatory high school (9-12) offering the highest quality Judaic and General Studies programs to 120 students. Yavneh is open to any academically qualified Jewish student regardless of his or her level of home observance or denominational affiliation. The founders opened Yavneh Academy in 1992 to provide their children with a superior, dynamic, combined Judaic and secular education. Almost two decades later, graduates of Yavneh are distinguished scholars at top universities, colleges, and Yeshivot in Israel.
Yavneh’s mission is to prepare Jewish students for college and university distinction with a lifelong commitment to Torah study and Jewish traditions, the Jewish people, and the state of Israel.
Yavneh Academy is seeking an exceptional educational leader who will work with the Yavneh community to continue the growth and success of the school. Modeling a high level of people skills, the successful candidate will develop effective relationships both within the school and in the wider community. Developing a strategic plan with the Board, while maintaining the Modern Orthodox philosophy of the school will insure the continued culture of inclusivity for students of all denominations of the Jewish faith. For complete information about the position, Head of School - Yavneh Academy.
-Senior leadership experience (5+ years) in a high school
-Proven ability to lead and operate a school with prudent fiscal practices
-Excellent record of day-to-day management of a school
-Masters or Doctorate degree
-Demonstrated ability to develop and cultivate the appropriate partnership with the school’s Board of Directors and the Managing Director for the advancement of the school and its mission
Personal and Professional Qualities
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Effective student relationships and commitment to growth of student-led activities
-Genuine affection for and appreciation of teenagers
-Interpersonal warmth and “people skills”
-Consensus-builder to maximize faculty’s satisfaction and enthusiasm
Interested candidates should email a resume, cover letter, Leadership Statement and Education Philosophy and reference “Yavneh Academy” in the subject line.
The cover letter should include how you would contribute to the Yavneh community and how you will benefit personally and professionally from the Yavneh community.
Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Lee Miller, President, Cal/West Educators Placement
Amy Sloboda, Consultant, Cal/West Educators Placement
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Come join our warm community at Temple Am-Echad in Lynbrook, NY. We are looking for a passionate, experienced Hebrew teacher for our fourth grade class. Class hours are Sunday 11-11:45 am and Tues 4:30-6 pm.
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