North Peninsula Teen Collaborative Director (SF Bay Area)
With the generous support of a grant from the North Peninsula Regional Impact Committee of the Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin, and Sonoma Counties, a new, innovative, collaboration has been born with the goal of doubling the number of Jewish teens engaged in Jewish life in the North Peninsula (spanning from Redwood City to Daly City) by 2017.
The North Peninsula Teen Collaborative is looking for an
entrepreneurial and charismatic Director to work with the local community to design,
implement and run a new organization that will change the face of Judaism.
This is a real opportunity to build a game
changing Jewish institution from the ground up. The community has already
established 3-years of funding, wide-spread buy-in and extensive organizational
support now all that is needed is a dynamic leader to guide the way!
The North Peninsula Teen
Collaborative (NPTC) will serve us a post-denominational Jewish collaborative
hub designed to work in partnership with teens, caring adults, and existing
Jewish organizations to:
promote all teen centric Jewish opportunities
that are available to teens and their families in the North Peninsula,
facilitate joint programing between local
create experiences for Jewish teens that are
desired but dont currently exist.
The NPTC Director will be responsible for program
implementation, evaluation, partnership with local organizations, budget,
working with a local advisory council of teens, adults, Jewish professional and
community leaders, marketing, etc.
energy and passion for engaging Jewish teens through genuine collaboration and
Entrepreneurial, resourceful, creative,
results driven work style. Able to independently think several steps
ahead, create a thoughtful plan of action and follow through in execution.
5+ years of camp and/or youth leadership
experience both as a participant and as a staff member.
Excellent communication skills, both written
and oral; ability to influence and engage a wide range of employees and
clients while building long-term relationships.
Experience working with a lay board of
professionals, community members and teens.
Ability to work both independently without
close oversight, but also a team player who will productively engage with
others at varying levels of seniority.
Strong organizational and time management
skills with exceptional attention to detail.
A working knowledge of office software
applications including but not limited to the MS Office suite.
Bachelor's degree required.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
to travel extensively
to sit and use a computer for several hours at a time
mobile to get around rustic, hilly camp setting which may require use of stairs
working in a pluralistic environment
to carry boxes of up to 30lbs containing non-perishable goods such as office
supplies or clothing
of working effectively in a stressful environment
to spend the summer running overnight programs in the community or abroad
to live and work in the North Peninsula
About the North Peninsula Teen Collaborative (NPTC)
With the generous support of a
grant from the North Peninsula Regional Impact Committee of the Jewish
Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin, and Sonoma
Counties, a new, innovative, pluralistic collaboration has been born with the
goal of doubling the number of Jewish teens engaged in Jewish life in the North
Peninsula (spanning from Redwood City to Daly City) by 2017.
The North Peninsula Teen
Collaborative will be guided by the following principles:
1. Excellent, well trained staff that
the teens view as charismatic, inspirational and relatable;
2. Empowerment of teens, including
involvement of teens in program design and execution;
3. Outreach building on peer-to-peer
4. Diversity of offerings that
includes social and Jewish program content;
5. Multiple portals of entry and/or
tiered levels of engagement and commitment;
6. Environment of inclusiveness,
which creates a sense of belonging for teens; and
7. Network of caring adults and organization that will work in collaboration to support
Please send salary requirements, cover letter and resume to email@example.com.