Seeking an experienced Chazan/it to lead services for Shemini Atzeret/Simichat Torah at Plainview Jewish Center, a Conservative Egalitarain Congregation. Duties include leading Ma’ariv for a small minyan on Shemini Atzeret evening, leading Shacharit, Hallel, Torah Service, Yizkor and Musaf (including Geshem) for Shemini Atzeret morning, leading Ma’ariv and Hakafot for Simchat Torah evening (in collaboration with our house band), leading Shachrit, Torah service, Musaf and Hakafot on Simchat Torah morning. Applicant should be comfortable with using instrumental music on Yom Tov. Will provide housing and meals if requested.

Community Description:

Plainview Jewish Center serves the Jewish communities of Plainview-Old Bethpage, Hicksville, Bethpage, Syosset, Woodbury and all surrounding areas.P.J.C. is unique among major Jewish congregations on Long Island. We provide the full service and programming of a large congregation, along with the warmth and friendly atmosphere associated with smaller synagogues.

Work Remotely: no

Will consider invested Cantor, Cantorial or Rabbinical Student, Rabbi or qualified, musically adept layperson.

Position Start Date: September 30, 2018
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About Plainview Jewish Center

Plainview Jewish Center is a forward-looking, family-friendly, Conservative synagogue, which respects and incorporates traditional Jewish values.  We are completely egalitarian and inclusive in all aspects of synagogue life.

We strive to provide a distinct, positive Jewish identity through worship, life-long education, enrichment, and community involvement.  These practices ensure a congregation in which every member matters.