Immediate Staff Openings

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Marketing & Communications Manager. This full-time position is focused on increasing the overall visibility of the Washington DCJCC.  The Incumbent is responsible for all marketing, advertising, and communications emanating from the DCJCC, including membership and other programs throughout the course of a year.  He/she will develop marketing and advertising plans and strategies to achieve the DCJCC’s goals and missions, and oversee or manage their implementation.  

The Marketing and Communications Manager reports to the Director of Institutional Advancement and is part of the Marketing and Communications Department.  He/she works closely with the Development Department and all other DCJCC departments to advance the goals and mission of the agency.

A complete job description is available for review by interested applicants.  Please send cover letter and resume to Emily Neufeld, Director of Special Events and Development Operations, No phone calls please.

Jewish Life

Director of Jewish LifeThis position will support the DCJCC’s vision by creating and staffing author events, directing a weeklong fall literary festival, programming timely lectures on topics of interest to the Jewish community, and supervising the initiation and coordination of year-round Jewish learning classes/workshops. 

The Director will also collaborate with other members of the DCJCC program staff to do joint programming throughout the year, including multi-disciplinary arts offerings, and Family, LGBT and Young Professional programs. They will negotiate and prepare contracts with book publishers, speaker’s agents, authors and others as needed. They will create partnerships with other literary and Jewish community organizations. This individual will be responsible for developing and administering the program budget and monitor program expenditures as well as creating audience development strategies.

Please review the complete job description here before applying. Applicants should send a resume with cover letter describing their experience and vision for the Jewish programming and educational classes to:  No Phone calls please.

The Washington DCJCC is an inclusive and equal opportunity Employer.


Morris Cafritz Center for the Arts

 Theater J 

Carpenters and loadin/hang technical crew support by production. Send resume to Theater J Production.

WashingtonJewishFilmFestival (WJFF)

Box Office Manager position: The Washington Jewish Film Festival – one the largest and oldest Jewish film festivals in North America – is seeking one seasonal Box Office Manager for the 26th edition of the festival, February 24 - March 6, 2016. The Box Office Manager will be responsible for overseeing all ticketing operations before and during the festival.  Send resume and cover letter/email to Kaitlin Whitman  No phone calls please.

Early Childhood, Youth & Family

Substitute Preschool Teachers: Send resume to: Bini Silver, Director for Early Childhood, Youth & Family or call (202) 777-3278.

Parenting Center teaching opportunties:

Early Childhood Music Teacher 
Accepting applications to teach a weekly 45-minute Jewish-themed Sunday morning music class, for children ages 6 months to 4 years (and their caregivers), with the potential for additional classes based on demand.  Candidates should be energetic and able to plan their own Jewish-themed curricula, and should have experience teaching toddler music classes.  The ability to play guitar or other instrument is preferred but not required.  Please contact Miriam Szubin, Director of the Parenting Center, at

If you have an idea for a class that you would like to offer to children in the range of newborn through 4 year olds, or a workshop that you would like to offer on a topic of interest to parents, please email Miriam Szubin, Director of the Parenting Center.

Customer Service

Front Desk Receptionist
Accepting applicants for PartTime under 20 hours per week receptionist to act as Customer Service Associate for the Front Desk. Includes full Fitness Membership but no Health Benefits. Click here for full job descriptionSend cover letter with daytime phone number and resume to: by April 20, 2014 to be considered. No phone calls please.

Sport & Fitness Center

GroupEx Teacher: opening for a GroupEx teacher for Monday 9:30am Stretch & Strength class only.  Please email resume and interest to Andre Dixon at  or call (202) 777-3274.

Private Swim Instructors: please send resume with certifications and cover letter to Jill Aaron, Aquatics Manager at

There are no part-time vacancies
for Fitness Floor Staff or Lifeguards at this time.

Open University

Teachers: If you are interested in teaching a language class, starting a study group, or have any other ideas for Open University classes, please email Erica Steen, Director of Community Engagement or call (202) 777-3255.


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The Washington DCJCC is a nonprofit organization and equal opportunity employer.



For questions regarding employment opportunities or staffing at the Washington DCJCC please contact:

Margaret Hahn Stern
Human Resources Director
(202) 777-3252