Employment Opportunities

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

Israeli & Jewish Culture Program Coordinator
P/T Permanent

Position Summary

The Israeli & Jewish Program Coordinator is responsible for providing logistical and direct service with an emphasis on Jewish education, Israeli culture and content as part of JCC Program and Services.  

The focus of this position is on strengthening the Jewish and Israeli component of programming at the JCC through arts, music, educational and cultural events and programs while offering the local Israeli and Canadian Jewish communities the opportunity to deepen their ties to Israel—and to each other.

In addition, the coordinator is responsible for incorporating Jewish and Israeli culture and content into various other programs and activities at the JCC.   

Hours: P/T Permanent – 32 hours a week, 4 days a week. Salary: $38,500/year

Position Start Date: June 7, 2021 

Reports to: Director, Programming and Strategic Initiatives

 

Key Areas of Responsibility: 

  • Initiate, promote and maintain Jewish and Israeli cultural activities at the JCC 
  • Provide advice, guidance and consultation to JCC programs and services to strengthen the Jewish and Israeli content and to enhance Israel awareness throughout the Centre 
  • Strengthen JCC connection with Israel through establishing key relationships, facilitating exchanges, and promoting key Israeli holidays (e.g., Yom Ha’atzmaut, Yom Ha’zikaron) 
  • Take a leading role in Newcomer engagement programs – (Beyachad)
  • Outreach engagement to communities in Tri cities, North shore, Langley
  • Develop and Implement Israeli Culture programming: adults, youth, families in Hebrew
  • Liaise with Israeli-based organizations to develop key-partnerships with the JCC (e.g. JNF, CFHU, CIJA) 
  • Collaborate with other community organizations to develop cooperation on programs and events 
  • Interact with the Israeli community in Greater Vancouver and draw them to the JCC 
  • Network with other Jewish Community Centres in Canada and the U.S. to promote joint Israeli initiatives 
  • Provide administrative support for the Hebrew language program 
  • Be available for general queries from Israelis about the community and about Vancouver 
  • Produce all marketing materials in coordination with the JCC graphic artist 
  • Promote all JCC Adult programs through social media (ie: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.) 

 

Qualifications: 

  • Experience in programming 
  • Knowledge of Jewish culture and customs an asset 
  • Proven communication skills, both oral and written in English and Hebrew 
  • Strong computer skills 

 

How to apply

If this position interests you and you have the required qualifications please forward a resume and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience, skills and attributes. Email your documents with a subject line “Israeli & Jewish Culture Program Coordinator” to hr@jccgv.bc.ca. This position will remain open until filled.

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

Member and Guest Services Associate

Job Reference # 2021MGS03

The Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver is seeking a customer-service oriented person to join their member and guest services team. The successful candidate should possess strong problem solving skills in addition to empathy, patience, listening and flexibility. This role requires someone who is able to remain calm while multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment. Due to the service hours of the department this position requires flexibility for working morning and afternoon shifts. If you have a minimum of two years customer service experience combined with intermediate computer skills and experience with MS Office, G Suite and a CRM we are interested in hearing from you.

At this time we are looking to fill 1 F/T position and 1 Casual position.

How to apply

Click this link and complete the form, attach a resume and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and salary expectations by May 21, 2021. Enter 2021MGS03 in the Job Reference field.

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.

Social Media Specialist

Overall Responsibility: Check in members as they arrive for their scheduled workout block, inform members of updated Fitness Centre policies and procedures, cleaning of equipment and high touch points and to be available to assist members with fitness related questions.

Expectations:

  • Execute a results-driven social media strategy across all JCCGVFitness social platforms, including Buffer, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube
  • Create and manage a monthly social media calendar in collaboration with the Fitness Director and Assistant Fitness Director
  • Create, post and share compelling social media content (text, images, and video) that aligns with channel-specific goals and best practices, working closely with the fitness team
  • Use creative and tactical trends to drive social growth and engagement
  • Responds to online reviews and proactively monitors, listen and responds to users, acting as our voice and engaging in conversations via social channels
  • Measure and report on social strategies based on key metrics, content and campaign performance and provide suggestions for content optimization
  • Design, create and manage promotions and Social Media campaigns under the supervision of the Fitness Director and Assistant Fitness Director
  • Leverage social to build and strengthen relationships with community members and social and criminal justice innovators
  • Monitor the Fitness Centre while on shift and be available for member questions or concerns; informing immediate supervisor when necessary.
  • Check members in as they arrive for their pre-registered workout block, educating them on any updated policies or procedures
  • Maintaining cleanliness of Fitness Centre and assisting maintenance with cleaning rotations.
  • Help Assistant Fitness Director and Fitness Director as needed.

Experience & Abilities:

  • Passion for social media and proficiency with major social media platforms and social media management tools
  • Ability to understand historical, current, and future trends in the digital content and social media space
  • Impeccable time management skills with the ability to multitask
  • Detail-oriented approach with ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Experience in a customer service related industry
  • Top-notch oral and verbal communication skills
  • Passion for personal health and wellness and has had personal or professional experience navigating a gym.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current First Aid and CPR,
  • Criminal record check (covered by JCC at time of hire)
  • 1yr minimum social media strategy experience

Hours:

Monday 1:30pm – 8:30pm
Wednesday 6:15am – 1:30pm
Friday 6:15 – 11:45am
Sunday (every other week) 9am – 1pm
Start Date: Immediately

Please submit a cover letter and resume

Subject line: Social Media Specialist

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

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 – $18.00 per hour

Part-time hours: 20 per week

Application deadline: 2021-04-06

Club J After School Care

At Club J After School Care we grow caring, curious, confident, and resilient thinkers. Club J is a place where children feel valued, respected and heard; a place that encourages problem-solving skills, creativity and team-work; a place where the children’s interests guide the programming. Our staff team creates meaningful relationships with the children and families, while keeping an overview of the ‘big picture’ at all times.

We are looking for experienced, highly motivated and reliable individuals for part-time positions to join our team! Our program includes school pick-ups, presenting engaging & thoughtful activities, and thriving in our bustling afternoon environment.

Position details: Monday – Friday: 2:00pm – 6:00pm March 15, 2021 –  June 30, 2021 (Occasional longer shifts for Pro-D Days)

Position requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year experience working with children in a group setting
  • Fluent in the English language (spoken & written)
  • Responsible Adult Certificate
  • Valid Criminal Record Check
  • Valid First Aid Certificate with CPR
  • Minimum 19 years old
  • Good health
  • Excellent planning, organizational, leadership, and communications skills
  • Able to multitask and manage time well
  • Team player and proactive thinker
  • Current favorable references
  • ECE certificate (an asset)
  • Experience working with special needs children (an asset)
  • Jewish background not required

Possible opportunity to continue in September for the 2021/2022 school year

Interested and qualified applicants who are able to commit for the 3.5  month period will be contacted for an interview. Compensation: $16.00/hr

Please send resume to clubj@jccgv.bc.ca

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.

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