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Early Childhood Administrative Assistant
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades
411 E. Clinton Ave.
Tenafly, NJ 07670

Principal Responsibilities:

The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades is a 501c3 not for profit social service agency serving Tenafly, NJ and surrounding areas.Among the largest JCCs in North America with an operating budget of $20 million, 150 full time and 300+ part time staff, the Kaplen JCC operates 22 business units and offers over 350 activities weekly serving more than 5,000 people per day.Deeply rooted in Jewish values and tradition, the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades is a vibrant home for the Jewish People that welcomes all and cultivates the social, intellectual, physical and spiritual well-being of the entire community. Our 185,000 square foot building plus acres of outside grounds feature two fitness centers, an indoor and outdoor aquatics center, group exercise, spin and Pilates studios, two gymnasiums, tennis and racquet courts, indoor track, a luxurious spa, multiple playgrounds and fields and so much more. The JCC is proud to offer extensive, high quality programs and services to youth and adults of all ages and of all needs.

The Kaplen JCC on the Palisade works to safeguard the health of employees and their families; members and visitors; and the community at large during the pandemic and have thus instituted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy. This policy is based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and local health authorities and should be interpreted in alignment with applicable law. All Kaplen JCC employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as determined by the CDC, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. Potential employees need to provide proof of vaccination or request a reasonable accommodation at the onset of employment.

Early Childhood Administrative Assistant:
The Leonard and Syril Rubin Nursery School at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades is seeking an early childhood Administrative Assistant to become a part of the school administrative team.

Responsibilities Include:

Minimum Qualifications:

The ideal candidate has a background in customer service, experience working with families of young children and have strong organizational skills. They are self-motivated, clear communicators, open to new ideas, and are eager to work in a team environment.

Hiring is subject to completion of a background check, fingerprinting, criminal history record information, and child abuse record information check. The position is Part Time, 25 hours a week.

Salary:

25,000 - 35,000

Agency Information:

Kaplen JCC On The Palisades is a welcoming home away from home for all who pass through its front doors. Our 185,000 square foot building plus acres of outside grounds feature 2 fitness centers, an indoor and outdoor aquatics center, group exercise, spin and pilates studios, 2 gymnasiums, tennis and racquet courts, indoor track, a luxurious spa, multiple playgrounds and fields and so much more. The JCC is home to the renowned Thurnauer School of Music, Leonard and Syril Rubin Nursery School, Neil Klatskin Day Camp, and the JCC Dance and Drama Schools. The JCC is also proud to offer extensive, high quality programs and services to adults of all ages, as well as to seniors and individuals with special needs.

VISION

Our vision is to be the center point of Jewish life in our community and to engage all generations in our mission and values.

MISSION
Deeply rooted in Jewish values and tradition, the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades is a vibrant home for the Jewish People that welcomes all and cultivates the social, intellectual, physical and spiritual well-being of the entire community.

VALUES

We are committed to demonstrating the following values and ask respect for these values from those with whom we interact:

COMMUNITY
CONNECTION TO JUDAISM AND ISRAEL
INTEGRITY
QUALITY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
SAFETY
TIKKUN OLAM (repairing the world)