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Fellowship Coordinator (Remote anywhere within the US) 

Posted on May 17, 2024

Valley Beit Midrash - Scottsdale, AZ

Not Applicable, Pluralistic

Valley Beit Midrash (a global center for learning and action) is a forward-thinking, pluralistic not-for-profit organization rooted in Jewish ethics that is committed to improving lives in our communities through Torah learning, social action, and leadership development.  We are looking for a Part-time (approx. 5 hours/week) Fellowship Coordinator to help lead the Elie Wiesel Social Action Fellowship. This program seeks to create a space where young Jewish change-makers are provided the tools they need to put Torah learning into action and make a difference in their local communities. Fellows gather monthly for a 60-90 minute virtual meeting filled with learning and relationship building and each fellow will develop a community improvement project of their choice. The Fellowship Coordinator will be responsible for planning and facilitating monthly learning sessions as well as providing one-on-one mentorship for each fellow. Responsibilities also include marketing and reporting, and recruitment and selection of new cohorts. Responsibilities: prepare lesson plans for monthly group learning sessions, as well as facilitate and lead each session, hold monthly one-on-one mentoring sessions with each fellow & share fellowship updates internally and externally. An ideal candidate: is passionate about Jewish learning, cares deeply about social justice, has a background in leadership development, enjoys making connections and building relationships & has some experience in the areas of program facilitation, volunteer management, community building, and mentorship. Other Preferred Qualifications: college degree or equivalent years of work experience, proficient use of Google Suite and Zoom, organized self-starter who is able to work independently & open to flexible work hours (some evenings and Sundays required). The position: approx 5 hours per week, $500 month, potential for growth & remote position (within the US). To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Alix Cramer (she/her) with the words “Fellowship Coordinator” in the subject: [email protected]. www.valleybeitmidrash.org