Director of Gemilut Hasadim

A Pikesville synagogue is seeking a Director of Gemilut Hasadim

(Acts of Lovingkindness).


This is a part-time, 25 hour (weekly) position.

  In-reach to congregation:
• Consult with rabbinic and educational staff about service initiatives within the congregation and schools.
• Work with B’nei Mitzvah coordinator/Ritual Assistant in coordinating mitzvah projects for students
• Lead staff member for annual Mitzvah Fair
• Help arrange Shabbat transportation for members who can no longer drive themselves.
• Coordinate lay led initiatives to congregants in assisted living and nursing homes.
• Gemilut Hasadim programming in response to congregational holiday programming.
• Staff lead for GH Committee: meet with Chairperson regularly and coordinate committee meetings
• Coordinate and plan annual volunteer appreciation event.

Out-reach to community:
• Staff support to lay led projects and provide service to other groups in the community.
• Develop, evaluate, and sustain partnerships with local, regional, and national organizations
• Cooperation with community groups collecting items for charitable projects
• Attend Kehillah and Social Action Task Force meetings and respond to initiatives with other community agencies (BJC, JVC etc)

  Core Competencies:
● Attention to detail
● Self-starter and self-motivator
● Strong organizational skills, including collaboration with staff, volunteers, and lay leaders
● Excellent verbal and written communications: can articulate messages to other staff members, congregants, and families clearly and succinctly
● Ability to work both independently and in a fast-paced team environment
● High standard of excellence, dedication, flexibility and a “do whatever it takes to accomplish the job” attitude

● Minimum 3-5 years of work experience
● Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, Constant Contact, etc.
● Knowledgeable of Jewish traditions and lifecycles


Pay:  $36-42K

Benefits: Yes

Schedule:  Part-time – Hours vary

Job ID: #10438 GH

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