Job Opportunities

Professional opportunities are provided by community organizations and are not necessarily affiliated with Springboard. If you would like to post an opportunity please email Springboard@juf.org.

Ta'am Yisrael Trip Staff
The Community Foundation for Jewish Education (CFJE) sponsors Ta’am Yisrael (A Taste of Israel);  week-long trips to Israel for eight graders in the Chicagoland area. We are seeking staff for our two trips this year – February 12-20 and March 26-April 3. Staff must possess the following qualities: A passion for Judaism and Israel, Current experience working with kids,  Flexibility, Knowledge of the Chicago Jewish community, and Israel travel experience. To learn more contact Rich Moline, CFJE’s Director of Israel Education.

BBYO Director of Camp and CLTC

Do you love summer camp and have dreams of being a Camp Director? Do you want to be in a job that enables you to train teen leaders and implement change and innovation? If so, this is your chance to make that dream come alive! BBYO is looking for awesome talent to join our team as a Camp Director responsible for running all aspects of one of our most impactful summer programs, CLTC. The Director is responsible for the overall functioning of the CLTC program, a 13-day teen residential experience. There are 8 sessions per summer, at two locations each with approximately 100 teens. This is a full-time, year-round position. The Director will reside at Beber Camp in Mukwonago, Wisconsin during the summer camp season and can be based in either Chicago, IL or Washington, DC during the school year. Additional information and instructions can be found here (hyperlink: http://grnh.se/xcym5r1). 

Moving Traditions Chicago Director
Moving Traditions seeks a dynamic Chicago Director to help revolutionize teen engagement in the Greater Chicago area. The Moving Traditions Chicago Director will promote Moving Traditions’ mission in the greater Chicago area, inspiring leaders in Jewish education, engaging funding and program partners, identifying and helping train effective Jewish educators, and attracting new supporters to our vision of communal change. S/he will report to the Chief of Field Operations and work closely with the Chief of External Relations and other members of the national staff, as well as with regional directors based in other cities. This full-time position, based in greater Chicago, offers competitive pay and benefits and the opportunity to grow. Email Gila Robinson if you'd like more information about the position.

Camp Young Judaea Midwest  Assistant Director 
Camp Young Judaea Midwest is a non profit Jewish overnight camp serving 200 campers each summer, with plans for future growth. The Assistant Director position is responsible for developing and executing strategic marketing and outreach plans to recruit campers, retain campers, engage with alumni, connect with communities, and be the public face of Camp Young Judaea Midwest. The Assistant Director will work directly with the Director to build and implement a plan to grow recruitment over the next 3-5 years.  The full time year round salaried position involves residence at camp throughout the summer in Waupaca, Wisconsin and residence the rest of the year in Chicago, IL. For more information email Camp Director Robin Anderson.

BBYO Great Midwest Region Associate Regional Director
Who is that one person who changed your life? Do you want to be that person for others? If so, read on because BBYO is looking for awesome talent to join our team as an Associate Regional Director in Chicago. Associate Regional Directors play a key role in the success of BBYO by working closely with teens to create strong programs, develop leadership skills and make their chapters great. This is an amazing opportunity to make an impact in the Chicago area by engaging with and inspiring Jewish teens to do great things. Additional information and application instructions can be found here.