Full Time

Spiritual Engagement Director

Beth Emeth Bais Yehuda Synagogue 100 Elder Street, Toronto ON

Who we’re looking for:
The ideal candidate could be a rabbi, cantor or ritual director or possesses the requisite skills; is flexible and adaptable; enjoys variety in his work routine and is comfortable in a hands-on role. The Spiritual Engagement Director will work collaboratively with key stakeholders including the Senior Rabbi, lay leadership, professional staff and volunteers.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Clergy support for lifecycle and community events
  • Coordination of and leadership at daily, Sabbath and Holy Day services
  • Development and implementation of programming in conjunction with leadership, staff and volunteers
  • To serve in a variety of ritual, para-rabbinical, pastoral and cantorial roles

Who we are:
Beth Emeth Synagogue, in Toronto’s Bathurst Manor neighbourhood since 1955, seeks a Spiritual Engagement Director. At Beth Emeth, we foster a full and joyous way of life proudly rooted in a heritage of traditional Judaism, and committed to Jewish values, education, spiritual well-being and community.

"Building for the future on the foundations of our past"

Who you are:

  • A leader with experience in a congregational or community setting (Youth Leadership or Jewish Camp experience an asset)
  • Able to engage the congregation with meaningful prayer and song
  • Effectively engage with the full spectrum of our membership
  • Possess youthful energy and enthusiasm
  • Shabbat observant; familiar with all aspects of Jewish calendar and lifecycle
  • Demonstrate skill in written and spoken Hebrew; able to lead religious services
  • Highly organized and an effective communicator
  • Facility with social media platforms

If you feel you’re right for this role please submit your resume and cover letter to: info@beby.org
While we appreciate all interest in this role, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted