Part Time

Indianapoils BBYO City Director

Arthur M. Glick Jewish Community Center (JCC) 6701 Hoover Road, Indianapolis IN

BBYO Overview:

BBYO is the leading pluralistic, Jewish teen movement and has been providing exceptional leadership programs and identity enrichment experiences for 90 years. We offer year-round activities in hundreds of local communities and inspiring world-wide travel experiences enabling teens to explore areas of leadership, service, civic engagement, Israel education and Jewish values.

Position Summary:   

The Indianapolis BBYO City Director is responsible for growing the teen movement by developing AZA/BBG chapters, inspiring regional excellence, and broadening visibility of BBYO in the community. This is a part-time (approximately 10-15 hours/week), 10 month position.

Responsibilities:

  • Train teens as chapter leaders to run a meeting, plan a calendar, recruit new members, ensure program excellence, and create meaningful programs that attract other teens.
  • Work with teen leaders to establish an annual program calendar for each chapter based on principles of AZA and BBG.
  • Inspire and support teens by creating leadership development opportunities and serving as a Jewish role model/experiential educator.
  • Supervise all aspects of the local programming and work with the local chapter boards, advisors, parents and other community stakeholders.
  • Ensure that each chapter is committed to BBYO movement wide initiatives.
  • Communicate with parents and keep them informed about local and regional events as well as BBYO summer domestic and travel opportunities.
  • Serve as staff for all Regional/Chapter conventions.
  • Whenever possible, participate in professional development by attending BBYO staff conference and other programmatic pieces that will add meaning to the local BBYO program.
  • Plan programs in the community for Jewish teens in grades 6-12.
  • Recruit, train, supervise and develop volunteer advisors to mentor and guide chapter excellence under the direction of the Regional Director.
  • Promote BBYO in the community by building and maintaining relationships as the “face of BBYO” with all key community stakeholders including parents, alumni, advisors and partners.
  • Promote partnerships with other Jewish agencies in the community.
  • Promote, participate and attend community programming that is relative to the teen population.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work approximately 10 – 15 hours per week;
  • Ability to work weekend and evening events;
  • Ability to travel to regional events and programs, approximately 5 times per calendar year;
  • Ability to organize and prioritize tasks and projects;
  • Experience in non-profit program development, preferably within a Jewish communal organization;
  • Experience working with teens in the Jewish community
  • Experience working with volunteers and lay committees;
  • Strong knowledge of Jewish history, culture, and practice;
  • Proven ability to juggle multiple priorities and move quickly from one project to another while maintaining overall perspective;
  • Demonstrated track record of motivating and energizing others;
  • Strong budgeting, strategic planning, and marketing skills;
  • Superior interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal skills;
  • Proven abilities in planning and implementing large scale programs;
  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred.
     

To apply for this job email your details to hr@jccindy.org

Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree Preferred.