Position: Family Outreach Coordinator, Commission for Jewish Education (CJE)

Reports to: Asst. Director of Outreach & Engagement


Position Summary: 

The mission of the CJE is to enrich and strengthen Jewish life and education throughout the greater Palm Beaches.  Its objective is to offer compelling and creative pathways for Jewish life and engagement that strengthen meaningful and lasting connections to the Jewish community. 

This position is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional candidate to join our growing team of devoted and skilled professionals who are committed to promoting Jewish life throughout the community in a dynamic, supportive and highly collaborative environment. The Family Outreach Coordinator will work hand-in-hand with other Outreach & Engagement professionals as well as representatives of collaborating community organizations and agencies and be responsible for engaging and maintaining relationships with families with young children for the purpose of encouraging commitment to the Jewish community as part of the Commission for Jewish Education (CJE), a department of the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to) 

Engage target constituents through multiple outreach platforms facilitating and staffing local outreach efforts including: community events & festivals. Track attendance for outreach events/programs.

Assist with establishment of PJ Corners in the community; maintain corners throughout the year, plan collaborative programs in corners.

Implement, attend and support collaborative family engagement events as well as events in the wider community as required (this may include evenings & weekends)

Launch and track Shalom Palm Beach outreach program for both families new to the area as well as existing local families with new babies.

Foster relationships with program participants, volunteers, community partners and donors

Serve as the welcoming face of the CJE department and the Jewish Federation

Other functions as directed by the Assistant Director or Director of Family Outreach & Educational Engagement


Core/Key Competencies 

Strong ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage multiple projects, with attention to detail and follow-up.

Active understanding of the Jewish world, religion, tradition, and values

Creative approach to programming

Positive, proactive attitude, takes initiative with the strong ability to work both independently and cooperatively within a team-oriented atmosphere

Strong interpersonal and organizational skills required

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Experience working with lay volunteers

Advanced skills in MS Office suite: specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher - required

Comfortability working in databases


For further information and to apply, contact Amy Bergman at amy.bergman@JewishPalmBeach.org or 561-209-2608.


This is a part-time, non-exempt position with competitive benefits.