A full-time Rabbi who can officiate at life cycle events, lead services, and be part of our team that made us the active multi-generational congregation we are today.

TEMPLE OR ELOHIM, A COMMUNITY REFORM CONGREGATION is a consolidation of two synagogues of like mind and spirit, where Jewish tradition and rituals are recognized as an important part of our lives. “Or Elohim” means Light of God which is characterized in our stained-glass windows located in the sanctuary of the Temple bordering the Ark.

Type of service are you envisioning: We want a Rabbi who will inspire and help grow our congregation.
How do you do Jewish : Reform
Why you need a rabbi: Our Rabbi retired and we are looking for someone to lead our congregation and perform all life cycle events.
Timing Expectations: Full time
Rabbi Qualifications: Yes, he/she should be able to perform Interfaith and LGBTQ marriages.
Community Description:

It is a diverse middle-class community within 2 of the best school districts in the country

Work Remotely: no

To be an ethical compass for the Congregation. To be our religious leader on and off the bimah. To make sure that we are always respectful of each other.

Rabbinic Ordination from an Accredited Seminary.

Position Start Date: July 1, 2024


Salary Range: $170,000 - $210,000 commensurate with experience
Send resumes and cover letter to:

Laurel Fried
c/o Temple Or Elohim
18 Tobie Lane
Jericho, NY 11753

About Temple Or Elohim, A Community Reform Congregation

We are a congregation of over 250 families that has been in existence for over 60 years. Our Cantor has been with us for over ten years and our Director of Education has been with us for nine years. Each of them has over 20 years of experience. Our Rabbi is retired is why we are searching for a Rabbi. She had 36 years of experience.