Kehilla is hiring! Do you want to work with a deeply-connected local Jewish community that cares about people and wants to impact the world for the better? Read on! Please review the full job description for instructions on applying.

Kehilla Community Synagogue is a Jewish Renewal community center located on Lisjan-Ohlone land in the Grand Lake neighborhood of Oakland.

The Kehilla School and B’Mitzvah Program roles are accepting applications through April 3, 2023.

Kehilla School Director

Kehilla Synagogue is looking for a passionate Jewish educator who is inspired to lead and shape a progressive Jewish religious school committed to values of inclusivity, community, and joyful celebration. The Kehilla School Director leads and administers a supplemental religious school program providing lively Jewish education to students from Kindergarten through 6th grade. Kehilla School meets weekly and serves about 90 students and their families.

➤ Job Description: Kehilla School Director

B’Mitzvah Program Director

Kehilla Synagogue’s B’Mitzvah Program is a flagship program that has served hundreds of Kehilla young people and their families over the last 40 years. The B’Mitzvah Program Director oversees and administers this innovative program, which serves about 15-25 7th and 8th graders and their families per cohort. We are looking for an experienced Jewish educator to direct this program. This position is a half-time.

➤ Job Description: B’Mitzvah Program Director


Hiring Non-Discrimination Policy
Kehilla Synagogue does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, ability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status. People of Color, Mizrahi and Sephardi Jews, & Trans, Gender Non-Conforming and queer people are encouraged to apply.