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Director, Community Engagement
Riverdale YM-YWHA
5625 Arlington Ave
Bronx, NY 10471

Principal Responsibilities:

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Adriana Rexhepi at arexhepi@riverdaley.org

Job Summary: The Riverdale Y is offering an exciting opportunity for a creative, energetic, highly-organized, and experienced community professional with excellent relationship-building skills. If you are passionate about strengthening collaborative efforts across the Riverdale Jewish community and between the Jewish community and the greater Riverdale/Kingsbridge/Bronx community, this is the right opportunity for you. We are also looking for someone who can help build and promote a culture of inclusion and connection within and beyond the walls of the Y based on our organizational values.


The Director of Community Engagement will be part of the core staff which is currently building out the Y’s emerging Center for Social Responsibility. This person plays an important part in facilitating the Y’s role as community convener, in supporting the development of vibrant, local Jewish programs, and in combating antisemitism, racism, and other forms of hate through the creation of impactful interfaith and intergroup programs.


Job Responsibilities:

Minimum Qualifications:

Job Expectations: This role is full-time, in person, Monday to Friday with occasional Sundays and evenings for meetings, programs or activities. This is a full-time position reporting to the Chief Operating Officer.


Job Qualifications: The ideal candidate is an effective community organizer with experience in formal or informal education. Candidates should possess the following qualities and experience:

Salary:

$55,000 - $65,000

Agency Information:

The Riverdale Y is a 50,000 sq. ft. Jewish Community Center that provides educational, recreational, cultural, and wellness programming for children and adults of all ages. The Y features an early childhood center, camps and afterschool programs, senior center, performing arts center, and health & wellness center that includes cardio and free weight studios, group exercise classes, gymnasium, swimming pool, steam room, sauna and massage therapy. The Riverdale Y is rooted in universal values central to Jewish life. We celebrate diversity and welcome the entire community.