Career Opportunities at the JCC

Thank you for your interest in working for the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS. The Lawrence Family JCC is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Openings

Early Childhood Education Teacher
Guest Services Team Member
Lifeguard I-II/Lead Lifeguard (ALL POSITIONS NEEDED)
SUMMER Lifeguard
Swim Team Assistant Coach
Swim Instructor
San Diego BBYO Teen Coordinator


Position Title: Early Childhood Education Teacher

SALARY/STATUS: $16.00-$24.00 per hour / Full-Time Non-Exempt / 30+ hours per week

A Teacher in the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center Preschool (aka Nierman Preschool) is responsible for the day-to-day program in their assigned classroom, developing and implementing a developmental milestone curriculum within the framework of Judaic values, culture and religion. The Teacher is to provide a warm, nurturing, safe and inclusive environment. The Teacher is responsible for carrying out the goals and objectives of the program as established by the JCC and Early Childhood Parent Committee. It is each Teacher’s role to translate the school’s philosophy and goals into effective curriculum and programs which meet the needs of students and families in the community. The Teacher provides overall leadership within the classroom with the staff team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A minimum of 12 units required by the State of California in Child Development with a BA/BS or above preferred.
  • Experience as a teacher assistant or a teacher in Early Childhood.
  • Knowledge of Jewish holidays and culture with experience in Early Childhood setting.
  • Attendance of workshops, classes, or conferences for continuing education in Child Development or related fields.
  • Strong knowledge of early childhood education and developmental milestones.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate with parents, children, and co-workers.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Familiarity with basic office machines including, but not limited to, copy, computer, internet, phones, and digital camera.
  • Ability to attend conferences and workshops which may include travel.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must move easily around the classroom, playground, gymnasium, building, deck, swimming pool, and far field.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift up to 45 lbs. May be necessary, in emergency or other situations, to pick up a 45 pound child.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to jobs@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS

MORE DETAILS: The position has an opportunity to work up to 40 hours per week. This full-time position is eligible for a wide variety of benefits that include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan Contributions
  • JCC Annual Family Membership

Position Title: Guest Services Team Member

PAY RATE/STATUS:$11.50-$16.00 per hour DOE / Part-time

Under the supervision of the Guest Services Manager, the Guest Services Team Member is a high profile customer service position delivering the highest level of service to our members, exemplifying professionalism, and creating a welcoming and friendly environment. The Guest Services Team Member is responsible for welcoming guests, answering phones, managing customer issues and requests, and providing administrative support to the Community Engagement management team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma is preferred but not required.
  • 1 year of experience in hospitality/service industry.
  • Previous experience in Box Office or Guest Services is preferred but not required.
  • Previous experience with Tessitura, Ticketmaster, Showare, Paciolan or additional ticketing software/other CMS programs is preferred but not required.
  • Ability and willingness to become a Tessitura Master-User.
  • CPR/AED/First Aid Certified (or willingness to become certified)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Requires long periods of sitting & standing.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, and bending.
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.

HOW TO APPLY:If interested in the position, please reply to Jobs@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS


Position Title:  Lifeguard I-II/Lead Lifeguard (ALL POSITIONS NEEDED)

PAY RATE/STATUS: $11.50-$16.00 per hour DOE / Part-Time

Under the direction of the Aquatics Director, the Lifeguard I-II/Lead Lifeguard is responsible for the safety of members and participants in and around the aquatic facility. Prevent potential accidents by adhering to policies set forth by the American Red Cross and the JCC Aquatics team for members and non- members of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Friedenberg Olympic Pool.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 16 years old.
  • Current certificates preferred – American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First-Aid certification, American Red Cross Blood Pathogen, American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
  • Can train/certify staff on all certifications.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions of position and to supervise program activities.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs. Ability to pull pool covers ranging 30-50lbs.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to mayrc@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS


Position Title: SUMMER Lifeguard

PAY RATE/STATUS: $11.50-$16.00 per hour DOE / Part-Time / Seasonal / June 10-August 31 (Flexible with start and end dates)

Under the direction of the Aquatics Director, the SUMMER Lifeguard is responsible for the safety of members and participants in and around the aquatic facility. Prevent potential accidents by adhering to policies set forth by the American Red Cross and the JCC Aquatics team for members and non- members of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Friedenberg Olympic Pool.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 16 years old.
  • Current certificates preferred – American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First-Aid certification, American Red Cross Blood Pathogen, American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
  • Can train/certify staff on all certifications.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions of position and to supervise program activities.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs. Ability to pull pool covers ranging 30-50lbs.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to mayrc@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS


Position Title:  Swim Team Assistant Coach

PAY RATE/STATUS: $12.00-$14.00 per hour DOE / Part-time

Under the direction of the JCC Swim Team Head Coach, the Swim Team Assistant Coach assists in developing, organizing and implementing the JCC Barracuda Swim Team. Provides direct leadership, instruction and motivation for swim team participants in accordance with JCC policies and procedures and creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Current certificates required – American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First-Aid certification, American Red Cross Blood Pathogen, American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. (Note: All Certificates Must be submitted along with applicants resume, front and back images are required of each document
  • A minimum of 6 months coaching experience.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of sound competitive swimming skills, and the ability to implement and teach these skills in a positive, healthy manner.
  • Prefer knowledge of and previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical ability, sexual orientation, etc.).

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions of position and to supervise program activities.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs. Ability to pull pool covers ranging 30-50lbs.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to alanam@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume.  NO PHONE CALLS


Position Title: Swim Instructor

PAY RATE/STATUS: $11.50-$15.00 per hour DOE / Part-time

Under the direction of the Aquatics Director, the swim instructor is responsible for planning and teaching private and group swim lessons for members and non-members of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Friedenberg Olympic Pool.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 16 years old.
  • Current certificates preferred – American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First-Aid certification, American Red Cross Blood Pathogen, American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
  • Can train/certify staff on all certifications.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions of position and to supervise program activities.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs. Ability to pull pool covers ranging 30-50lbs.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to maryc@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS


Position Title: San Diego BBYO Teen Coordinator

PAY RATE/STATUS: $11.50 per hour / Part-Time (10 hours per week)

The San Diego Jewish Teen Initiative (SDJTI) within the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center is seeking a passionate Teen Coordinator. The position is responsible for serving as the primary liaison between BBYO and three partner synagogues (Dor Hadash, Ner Tamid and B’nai Tikvah) to ensure streamlined communication, connection and engagement within BBYO activities. Another responsibility of the San Diego BBYO Teen Coordinator is to serve as a representative of BBYO helping to grow membership and participation from the general Jewish teen community.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience working with teens and knowledge of best practices in teen engagement.
  • Ability to work collegially and creatively with peers.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, and bending.
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.

HOW TO APPLY: For more information about the program, please visit our website: www.sdjewishteens.org. If interested in the position, please reply to jobs@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS.