It’s an exciting time to work at the J San Diego!

Thank you for your interest in working for the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS. Our people are our best asset, and we’re glad you are considering joining our team!

Current Openings

All Day with the J Pod Leader
All Day with the J Inclusion Pod Leader
All Day with the J Sports Coach
Group Fitness Instructor (Boot Camp)
Personal Trainer


Position Title: All Day with the J Pod Leader

PAY RATE/STATUS: $14.00-$17.00 per hour / Full-time, Non-Exempt, Temporary

The primary goal of a Pod Leader is to support a small group of children (K-8th) as they navigate their online learning platforms from the public or private school that they currently are enrolled in. Paired with another staff member, the Pod Leader will be responsible for maintaining the classroom schedule, providing individual assistance to students, and helping provide a nurturing environment to students. The Pod Leader will also be responsible for implementing safe/age appropriate recreational and enrichment activities to program participates.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 18+ years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working with children.
  • Classroom experience is recommend but not required.
  • Proficient experience with general technological platforms.
  • Proficient with basic office/classroom equipment including, but not limited to, copier, computer, phones, walkie talkie, and digital camera.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate with parents, children, and co-workers.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to participate in all physical activities with participants (such as running, swimming, playing sports, leading games and crafts).
  • Must move easily around the classroom, playground, gymnasium, building, deck, swimming pool, and far field.
  • Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Frequently 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.
  • Ability to perform CPR/AED.

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

MORE DETAILS: Full-time/Temporary positions are eligible for a wide variety of benefits that include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • FREE JCC Membership and discounts
  • and MORE!

Position Title: All Day with the J Inclusion Pod Leader

SALARY/STATUS: $16.00-$18.00 Per Hour / Full-time, Non-Exempt, Temporary

The primary goal of the Inclusion Pod Leader is to assist participants (K-8th) with special needs or behavioral issues, ensuring their ability to participate in all learning platforms/activities and modifying as needed to meet any specific needs. The Inclusion Pod Leader will also be responsible for implementing safe/age appropriate recreational and enrichment activities to program participates.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 6 months experience working with individuals with special needs, and behavioral background preferred but not required.
  • Previous experience working with children required.
  • Classroom experience is recommend but not required.
  • Proficient experience with general technological platforms.
  • Proficient with basic office/classroom equipment including, but not limited to, copier, computer, phones, walkie talkie, and digital camera.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate with parents, children, and co-workers.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to participate in all physical activities with participants (such as running, swimming, playing sports, leading games and crafts).
  • 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.
  • Frequently 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.
  • Ability to perform CPR/AED.

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

MORE DETAILS: Full-time positions are eligible for a wide variety of benefits that include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • FREE JCC Membership and discounts
  • and MORE!

Position Title: All Day with the J Sports Coach

PAY RATE/STATUS: DOE / Full-time, Non-Exempt, Temporary

The primary goal of the Sports Coach is to develop motor skills and physical development among younger children and proper exercise among older children. The Sports Coach is responsible to organize, develop and implement activities and sports that promote physical activity among children and young adults (K-8th).

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 18+ years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working with children is required.
  • Knowledge of sports and fitness.
  • Youth teaching/coaching preferred, not required.
  • Passion for youth development.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate with parents, children, and co-workers.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • First Aid & CPR certified.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to participate in all physical activities with participants (such as running, swimming, playing sports, leading games and crafts).
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, crawling and bending.
  • 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, push, or pull up to 30 lbs. (reconfiguring furniture, moving equipment/supplies, etc.)
  • Ability to perform CPR/AED.

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

MORE DETAILS: Full-time/Temporary positions are eligible for a wide variety of benefits that include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • FREE JCC Membership and discounts
  • and MORE!

Position Title: Group Fitness Instructor (Boot Camp)

PAY RATE/STATUS: DOE / Part-time, Non-Exempt

Reporting to the Director of Aquatics, Fitness & Sport, the Group Fitness Instructor provides professional, engaging and effective group fitness classes that follow the J's policies and guidelines.

The J is seeking an experienced Group Fitness Instructor to teach one or a variety of formats of exercise classes that include:

  • Boot Camp (Strength Based Formats)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must hold and maintain a professional certification from a nationally recognized organization.
  • Prior experience in group fitness, personal training, wellness, etc.
  • Knowledge and understanding of basic fitness principles.
  • Must have a fitness/exercise background.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certifications must stay current.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Frequently 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.
  • Must be physically fit to the level of demonstrating the movements and assisting clients and members.
  • Must be able to lift and or move up to 40 lbs. (fitness equipment) as required.

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


Position Title: Personal Trainer

PAY RATE/STATUS: DOE / Part-time Non-Exempt

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Aquatics, Fitness & Sport, the Personal Trainer is responsible for exercise advice and personalized training for clients on a one-on-one basis. The position is responsible for developing a fitness program to meet the specific fitness/physical needs of the client and for ensuring that equipment is used appropriately and for the desired purpose.

The J is seeking an experienced, Certified Personal Fitness Trainer to join our team. Must be passionate, motivated and customer service oriented.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 2 years Personal Training experience.
  • Possess and maintain a current personal training certification from a nationally recognized organization such as ACE, NASM, ISSA, AFAA, NFPT, NETA, ACSM etc.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certifications must stay current.
  • Self- motivated and passionate.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Dependable, patient, friendly, cheerful and professional.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must move easily around the classroom, gymnasium, building, deck, swimming pool, and field.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Frequently 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.
  • Must be physically fit to the level of demonstrating the movements and assisting clients and members.
  • Must be able to lift and or move up to 40 lbs. (fitness equipment) as required.

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


The Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.