Congregational Rabbi needed for egalitarian Conservative synagogue in Southern New Jersey shore community. Current Rabbi will be retiring shortly after more than 35 years of service. We have a small Hebrew School with excellent teachers. Rabbi will supervise Hebrew School. Rabbi will establish synagogue ritual within traditional Conservative guidelines. We also have a large senior population and Rabbi must fulfill the needs of both seniors and younger families. We have daily minyan, morning and evening, together with another Conservative synagogue in the area. We do a full Torah reading on Shabbat and Monday and Thursday mornings. Cantor and lay members read the Torah most of the time, but Rabbi will need to assist periodically. Charismatic, inspirational leader needed to mesh tradition with modern life.
Certified graduate from an approved Rabbinical school. New graduate would be seriously considered.
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About Beth El Margate, Margate, NJ
Community is aging. We would like to increase younger family membership. Need to make traditional Judaism relevant in the 21st century.