New Positions at Chochmat

Chochmat HaLev is a progressive, welcoming and vibrant Jewish community in Berkeley CA. We are focused on renewing Judaism as an inclusive, embodied and joyful Jewish ethical and spiritual path. We offer spirited musical services, contemplative practices, study, meditation, family programs and more.


Temporary volunteer coordinator for August-October 2014. Possible extension.

5-20 hours/ week August-September and 40 hours/week September 15-October 4. Possible extension at 5 hours/week.

Duties include: Recruit, train, orient and manage volunteers. Build a volunteer base for the High Holiday Services in September/October. Develop volunteer job descriptions. Schedule volunteers. Manage work exchange positions. Develop volunteer materials and recognition.

Requirements: Enthusiastic. Strong people skills. Good communications (written & oral). Good judge of character. Ability to multi-task. Detail oriented and organized. Ability to work independently and as a member of a team. Computer proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and Google docs. Flexible hours, some evenings and weekends required. Familiarilty with Jewish practice a plus. Available 5-20 hours/ week August-Sept. and 40 hours/week September 15-Oct.4.


Chochmat Halev in Berkeley is looking for a savvy publicist to promote the launch of an exciting new program using traditional media as well as social marketing.

Requirements: Excellent communications (written & oral). Ability to work independently and as a member of a team. Familiar with use of Facebook, Twitter and other social media as well as traditional media in local marketing campaigns. Comfortable with messaging and copy-writing appropriate to each medium. Familiarity with spiritual, meditation, and/or Jewish communities is desirable.

15-20 hours / week

July – September 15

Please send resume & cover letter to Jen Roitman at

Documents must be sent in pdf format and named Lastname.firstname.document type. For example Smith.Jane.Resume or Smith.Joe.Coverletter