By |2024-02-02T15:40:42-05:00February 2, 2024|

University Synagogue, a Reconstructionist congregation of over 400 families, located in Irvine, CA plans to hire a new Senior Rabbi as of approximately July 1, 2024. University Synagogue is known for being a warm, welcoming congregation, open to people of different beliefs and practices; welcoming to multi-racial, interfaith, Jews-by-choice, LGBTQ+, all ages, and all demographics. The Rabbi will be capable of delivering positive results in the following areas: Congregational Leadership, Congregational Growth, Education and Life Long Learning, Life Cycle Events, Congregational Communication, Tikkun Olam, Leadership and Governance &  Kehillah. Qualifications: Ordained as a Rabbi. Preference for a graduate of Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (A Cantorial degree will be considered), Ideally 10+ years of Rabbinic leadership, including 5+ years as Senior Rabbi of a congregation, preferably a congregation with over 200 family members, Significant knowledge of Jewish religion (ideally from a Reconstructionist perspective), Torah, history, culture, halacha, and spirituality. Intellectual vitality and Read More >