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Career Resources

Career Resources and Job Opportunities

As a Spertus student or alumnus, you've already built an educational platform for future opportunities. As you consider any possible next career steps, you may want to check out some of our favorite job and career resources.

Job board for Spertus students and alumni (below)

Employment Opportunities at Spertus
Interested in working at Spertus? When we have openings, we post at the link above. 

Jobs in the Jewish world

Many large national or international Jewish organizations have their own job boards (serving multiple regions and job types). The same is true for associations. Here are some examples:

Nonprofit jobs


Job Board for Spertus Students & Alumni

Spertus Institute offers a listing service to share job opportunities that might be a good match for Spertus students and alumni. Because organizations want your skills and passion on their team, we receive new positions regularly, which are listed and linked here, and shared in the Spertus Student and Alumni Facebook group >

Have a job opening that you'd us like to share?

We are glad to post appropriate positions free of charge. Spertus Institute is committed to transparency, trust, and equity in hiring. To that end, we include salary range in all of our job postings and now require that all job postings on our website do likewise, with salary range included within the job posting. Submit your position > 

Interested in why salary range in job postings is an equity issue?
Our colleagues at the Gender Equity in Hiring Project explain >

Director, Center for Jewish Leadership
Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership
Chicago, IL
Posted July 21, 2021

Director of Partnership Engagement
American Jewish University
Los Angeles, CA
Posted July 21, 2021

Jewish Community Liaison (30hr/wk, $42-$48,000)
JCFS Chicago
Chicago, IL
Posted July 21, 2021

Development Operations Manager
UpStart
Location flexible
Posted July 16, 2021

Jewish Student Life & Interfaith Programs Coordinator
San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA
Posted July 15, 2021

Director of Jewish Student Life
UChicago Hillel
Chicago, IL
Posted July 14, 2021

Director, Donor Engagement
United Jewish Federation of Tidewater / Simon Family JCC
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted July 14, 2021 

General Manager (PT)
Tolerance Education Center
Rancho Mirage, CA or Remote
Posted July 14, 2021

Executive Director
Congregation B'nai Shalom
Walnut Creek, CA
Posted July 8, 2021

Program Associate
Shalom Hartman Institute
San Francisco, CA
Posted July 8, 2021

Engagement and Program Manager
Temple Sinai Atlanta
Sandy Springs, GA
Posted July 7, 2021

Executive Director
Temple Micah
Washington, DC
Posted June 29, 2021

Executive Director
Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County
Lombard, IL
Posted June 29, 2021

Director of Jewish Student Life
Guelph Hillel

Guelph, Ontario
Posted June 29, 2021

Director of Communications
The iCenter
Northbrook, IL
Posted June 29, 2021

Chief Operating Officer
BarMidBar Wilderness Therapy
Location Flexible (basecamp in CO)
Posted June 27, 2021

Religious School Director (PT)
Lawrence Jewish Community Congregation
Lawrence, KS
Posted June 27, 2021

Director
JFS Boulder
Boulder, CO
Posted June 27, 2021

Development Manager
Literacy Works
Chicago, IL
Posted June 27, 2021

Development & Grants Manager
Judaism Your Way
Denver, CO
Posted June 22, 2021

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
Jewish Federation of San Diego County
San Diego, CA
Posted June 9, 2021

Executive Director
Congregation Bet Haverim
Atlanta, GA
Posted June 2, 2021

Director, Illinois 
Jewish National Fund
Northbrook, IL
Posted June 1, 2021

Senior Manager of Donor Engagement 
and Senior Manager of Campaign
Jewish Federation of San Diego County
San Diego, CA
Posted May 27, 2021

HR Manager
Boulder JCC
Boulder, CO
Posted May 25, 2021