Overview

Pluralistic Rabbinical Seminary (PRS) provides the very best in practical, distance learning based rabbinical education. PRS is the only rabbinical school with a distinct focus on helping students launch innovative Jewish projects around the world. By simultaneously incubating future rabbis and future Jewish organizations, we are creating maximum benefit to Jewish life.

PRS has three goals: to train and ordain future rabbis for the future of Judaism, to provide the absolute best distance education rabbinical education possible and to be a leader in Jewish pluralism

If this sounds like something you support, consider becoming one of our non-synchronous course developers.

Some of the courses available to teach include:

Overview of Ketuvim
Seminars on Tehillim
Overview of Talmudic and Post-Talmudic Halakhic Literature and Ideas
Overview of Modern Jewish (Non-Hebrew) Literature
Select Sections of the Tanya
Advanced Courses in Prayer in Rabbinic Literature
Survey of Midrash
Survey of Middot
Overview of Medieval Jewish History
Judaism and Gender (Focus on Judaism and Women, Feminist Theology)
Overview of Medieval Jewish Philosophy
Advanced Course in Jewish Ethics in Social Work and Public Health
Overview of Judaism and Social Justice
Navigating Israel Issues in the Diaspora Seminar
Introduction to Ladino (Language, Culture, etc.)

Educators create video and audio lectures, tests and other curricula to further PRS and its mission. Unlike many other education institutions, we hire based on personality and passion. Do you love the material? Do you love teaching? Do you have a unique take on the learning that will inspire the Jewish future? Then you are welcome at PRS.

Tagged as: cantor, jewish education, online, rabbi, rabbinical school, seminary

Work Remotely: yes
Qualifications:
  • Formal Jewish education and experience (varies depending on the course, but most people are MA/Ph.D. in Jewish Studies, MHL, rabbis, cantors or veteran Jewish educators)
  • Ability to create video and audio lectures without assistance
  • Unique, interesting takes on the subjects that will inspire future rabbis
  • A commitment to Jewish pluralism
Position Start Date: November 10, 2020
Send resumes and cover letter to:

prs@jewishpluralism.org

About Pluralistic Rabbinical Seminary

The mission of Pluralistic Rabbinical Seminary is to bring the Jewish community around the world together.

Our vision is to provide the very best in practical, distance learning based rabbinical education. PRS is the only rabbinical school with a distinct focus on helping students launch innovative Jewish projects around the world. By simultaneously incubating future rabbis and future Jewish organizations, we are creating maximum benefit to Jewish life.

Our educators span the religious spectrum and we appreciate the diversity of voices we provide to our students.