Employment Opportunities

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTRE OF GREATER VANCOUVER
950 WEST 41ST AVENUE
VANCOUVER, BC V5Z 2N7

Art Gallery Director

P/T Permanent (20 hours)

The Sidney and Gertrude Zack Gallery located within the Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is seeking a Director to curate exhibits, organize openings and manage the day to day operations of the art gallery.

Reporting to the Executive Director the right candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience as a curator with an advanced fine arts degree or equivalent. The successful candidate will possess strong oral and written comprehension and expression, creativity, and an ability to work collaboratively. Budget management and some donor development and stewardship are required. Good artist management skills are an asset. Hours are flexible and some evening work is required.

How to apply

If this position interests you, and you have the required qualifications, please provide a resume and cover letter outlining how your experience fits with the opportunity. Email your documents with a subject line “Art Gallery Director” to Susan Tonn at hr@jccgv.bc.ca by November 25, 2019.

The successful candidate must clear a vulnerable sector criminal record check. We thank all applicants for their interest however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Artistic Managing Director Norman & Annette Rothstein Theatre (NRT)

FT Permanent

The Vancouver West Side Theatre Society and Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver (JCC) are seeking an experienced  Artistic Managing Director for the Norman and Annette Rothstein Theatre (NRT), a fully equipped 318-seat performance venue.

Reporting to the Executive Director of the JCC the successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of rental operations, financial management, and corporate, individual and public sector fundraising and grant writing, along with the artistic programming and management of the annual international performing arts festival Chutzpah!.

We are looking for a creative, visionary leader who has strong communication skills, strong financial and computer skills, and a minimum of five years’ experience leading a multi-faceted performing arts festival and theatre venue. Experience working collaboratively with a range of contract arts professionals and staff as well as lay leaders and committees is needed. A hard working professional with a background in performing arts and financial management is required.

How to apply

After reading the full job description, if this position interests you and you have the required qualifications please provide a resume and cover letter telling us who you are, what your values are and a little about your vision for the NRT. Email your documents with a subject line “Artistic Managing Director” to Susan Tonn at hr@jccgv.bc.ca by October 31, 2019.

Salary range: $70,000-$80,000 and will be commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate must clear a vulnerable sector criminal record check. We thank all applicants for their interest however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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Head Librarian

P/T Permanent (24 hours)

The Isaac Waldman Jewish Public Library (IWJPL) located within the Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is looking for an inspirational and visionary Head Librarian to lead the staff and volunteers in the day to day operations of the library. They will be responsible for library programming, collection acquisitions and will work collaboratively with internal departments such as the Jewish Book Festival.

Reporting to the Director of Programming and Strategic Initiatives the right candidate will have exceptional leadership, administrative and finance skills along with an accredited master of Library and Information Services degree or equivalent. The successful candidate will also have experience with fundraising, endowments and donor development and stewardship.

If this position interests you and you have the required qualifications please provide a resume and cover letter telling us who you are, what you stand for and a little about your vision for the IWJPL. Email your documents with a subject line “Head Librarian Position” to Susan Tonn at hr@jccgv.bc.ca by December 20, 2019.

The successful candidate must clear a vulnerable sector criminal record check. We thank all applicants for their interest however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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Registered Massage Therapist

The Fitness and Wellness department of the Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is looking for a Registered Massage Therapist.

The individual who fills this role will be given exclusive access to JCC members and will work alongside Kinesiologists and Personal Trainers who refer their clients. There is currently a high demand from members for this service, and we expect whoever enters this role to become busy quite quickly.

 

You can earn $58.80-$80.50 per hour!

(Percentage split or open to discuss room rental)

The massage room is located within a multi-complex facility with members who join to participate in various programs. This will provide large interdepartmental referral opportunities.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Provide quality massage therapy services and outstanding customer service
  • Promote the Wellness Centre at the JCC

 

Qualifications:

  • Registered Massage Therapist with a recognized institution
  • First Aid/CPR (preferred)

 

Experience & abilities:

This opportunity is ideal for an established RMT looking for a new location, or a motivated RMT looking to expand their practice.

 

What’s in it for you?

  • We have a friendly work environment of Personal Trainers and Kinesiologists to grow your business in,
  • Mindbody booking system,
  • Full receptionist who handles billing,
  • Laundry services,
  • Flexible scheduling,
  • Personal training and membership discounts for you.

 

Position Start Date:  Immediately

 

Please submit a cover letter and resume to the JCC Personal Training Supervisor ashly@jccgv.bc.ca

Subject line: registered massage therapist.
Thank you for your submission.

Pro Shop Attendant

The Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is an organization that provides educational, recreational, cultural and social programs and services in the Oakridge area.

Position Summary: Reporting to the Pro Shop Coordinator, the Pro Shop Attendant is responsible providing a high level of customer service to our members and guests. They welcome people and respond to inquiries; keep the spas stocked, towels laundered, sell available merchandise and monitor access to the recreation area.

Hours: Casual

Qualifications:

·         Experience working in customer service or hospitality

·         Strong interpersonal skills including empathy, patience, listening and flexibility

·         Intermediate computer skills and experience using MS Office programs, Google Suite of products and any database management program.

·         Excellent English language skills: verbal and written. Hebrew or alternate second language is an asset.

·         Willingness to work a variety of hours including evenings and weekends as scheduled or required by the department head.

·         Appreciation of Jewish culture and customs

Criminal Record Check:

The successful candidate must clear a vulnerable sector criminal record check.

Closing date:  December 15, 2019

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Please submit a cover letter and a resume to Susan Tonn at susan@jccgv.bc.ca

Kinesiologist / Personal Trainer

Job Description:

The Jewish Community Centre (JCC) is a vibrant and multi-cultural facility that features a modern Fitness and Wellness department. We offer a supportive environment for you to build your client base. Our members refer to the JCC as their second home and have embraced Fitness, Personal training, nutrition and massage as part of a holistic lifestyle. We are currently looking for experienced Personal Trainers who enjoy working in a community environment and have the following skills; and qualifications.  All qualified persons are encouraged to apply

Skills:

  • Ability to work with a wide variety of clients
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of customer service
  • Energetic and enthusiastic, with a desire to build a client base

Qualifications:

  • BCRPA Personal Training Registration (or equivalent)
  • Current First Aid and CPR
  • Additional certifications/registrations an asset
    .

Experience & abilities:

  • Group classes and small group training experience an asset
  • Experience in a customer service related industry
  • Ability to multitask and work independently
  • Creative and critical thinking

Expectations:

  • A minimum of 20 hours per week availability for personal training sessions.
  • Additional Fitness Centre shift hours may be offered

 

Position Start Date:  ASAP

Please submit a cover letter and resume to ashly@jccgv.bc.ca

Subject line: Personal Trainer Position

Thank you for your submission, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver, 950 W. 41st Avenue, Vancouver, BC  V5Z 2N7; Phone: 604.257.5111

Regular— Part Time positions available
The Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is currently recruiting enthusiastic Lesson Instructors and Lifeguards to join our professional Aquatics team.

Minimum Qualifications:
Water Safety Instructor
National Lifeguard Service (Pool Option)
Standard First Aid (within 2 year)
CPR C / AED (within 1 year)
17 years old

Not certified? We can help!

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous experience as a lifeguard / instructor
Previous experience working with children & youth
Previous experience as a First Aid Attendant
LSI and/or additional advanced certifications
BCRPA or CALA Aquafit certifiction

Candidates will be invited to attend a skills screening session where they will be asked to complete a variety of tasks, in and out of the water which will assess their suitability to join out Aquatics team. The JCC offers scholarships for candidates who need to be certified, contact us for details.

We will be looking for well rounded candidates who display strong skills in the areas of teamwork, communication, maturity, creativity, enthusiasm, instruction and swimming ability.

Please send a copy of your resume to:
Sarah Carlos: Aquatics Coordinator
sarahc@jccgv.bc.ca