Community Fellowships and Job Postings for Students
From time to time our friends throughout the Jewish world have job, fellowship, and other opportunities open to our Hillel 818 students. Here are some of the ones currently available (to the best of our knowledge):
Job Opportunity: Program
Associate for Sayva
Sayva is a new initiative of Valley Beth Shalom, funded by the Jewish Community Foundation, and organized in cooperation with Temple Judeah, Temple Ramat Zion, and the Fountainview Residence of the Jewish Home, to enrich the lives of senior adults in our community. The first project of Sayva is the establishment of a Community Service desk to assist senior adults who seek to engage in significant volunteer experiences in community service organizations and projects. The Program Associate will staff this desk.
The positions consists of three tasks –
(1) Research community service opportunities in our vicinity that are open to senior adult volunteers to build a catalog of available volunteer placements;
(2) Interview and counsel senior adults to connect them with appropriate placements;
(3) Work with community leaders to develop new programs of community service for senior adult volunteers.
The Program Associate will be an employee of Valley Beth Shalom and will be supervised by Rabbi Ed Feinstein. The position is part-time and will begin at 10 hours per week, with the proviso that hours may expand as demand expands. Salary commensurate with experience. The position is available immediately.
The position requires a college degree and work experience in human services in addition to strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Experience working with senior adults and experience in the Jewish community would be most beneficial.
Jewish Changemakers Fellowship
Are you a Jewish young adult between 20 and 25 years old and looking for opportunities to grow your leadership potential? Apply now for Jewish Changemakers — a nine-week virtual leadership and networking experience that will jumpstart your lifelong commitment to affecting change.
Your Journey Begins Here.
This nine-week intensive will connect you with education, and development opportunities that will inspire ongoing leadership in our Jewish community.
Join forces. Launch A Project. Connect with top mentors. Earn a $350 stipend. Propel the Jewish future.
This Session is open to any Jewish undergrad between the ages of 20 & 25 Living in North America.
Don’t Miss Out, learn more and apply here: https://jfeds.org/changemakers2023
Standwithus First-year Leadership Institute
StandWithUs FLI offers first-year college students a unique platform to fast-track their growth as campus leaders and join a network of young activists across the country. Participants will gain hands-on training from StandWithUs experts through four robust workshops.
Participants will also get to work with student mentors - StandWithUs Campus Liaisons - who will help them develop and execute a campus program. After participating in FLI, students will feel empowered, confident, and ready to pursue future leadership opportunities within their campus community.
The duration of the program is a full semester: January-March [Spring]. Upon completion of all program requirements, FLI students will receive a $250 stipend and certificate for completing the program. Exemplary participants will be highly considered for future opportunities like the StandWithUs Emerson Fellowship.
There are a limited number of spots available for each cohort, so interested students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible!
Apply here: bit.ly/standwithusfli23
For more information, please email Rebeccaf@StandWithUs.org.