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Executive Rabbi, Jewish Living


Executive Rabbi, Jewish Living

16 Nov 2017

27 Heshvan 5778

Salary :                Salary dependent on experience
Close Date :     02 Jan 2018
Date Posted :     16 Nov 2017

Full Time (Including evenings & Sundays as appropriate, a minimum of 15 Shabbatot per annum & Chagim)

Are you an inspirational leader with significant experience of creating and delivering


The United Synagogue is looking for a dynamic, thoughtful and charismatic Rabbi to lead

our exciting new Jewish Living Division. The new division will take a holistic view of all the

educational; young people’s; chesed and social responsibility; programmes led or supported

centrally. They will build on these to deliver engagement ‘throughout life’ for US members,

from the youngest to the oldest.

This is a Director level role responsible for leading the department by setting its vision and

providing leadership to develop and deliver creative programming and inspiring Jewish

experiences. Working under the overall Rabbinic guidance of the Chief Rabbi and in close

partnership with the Jewish Living Director. As well as with key stakeholders such as the

Rabbinical Council of the United Synagogue and community lay leaders.

• Creating a compelling vision, strategy and priorities for the new Jewish Living Division

• Working in close partnership with the Jewish Living Director to ensure that

the division’s vision, strategy and priorities are delivered effectively through

implementation of programmes

• Being the senior ambassador for Jewish Living Division within the United Synagogue

and the wider Jewish Community

• Taking an active leadership role with youth and educational professionals within the US communities

If you think you are the ideal candidate for this role, please visit:

Closing date for completed applications:

Tuesday 2nd January 2018