Immediate Staff Openings


Early Childhood, Youth & Family (ECYF)

Registrar for Early Childhood, Youth and Family Division Programs

The Edlavitch DCJCC, located in the Dupont Circle area of Downtown D.C., is seeking a half-time Registrar (20 hours per week) for the Early Childhood, Youth and Family (ECYF) Division programs. 

The Registrar works closely and collaboratively with the ECYF management team of six people in taking care of some of the administrative and financial aspects of the following programs: Preschool, Camp, Parenting Center, Family Engagement, and Youth/Family Programs.  The ECYF Department is the largest component of the overall Edlavitch DCJCC.  The Registrar reports directly to the Chief Administrative Officer.

Specific responsibilities include the following:

Administrative Duties:

  • Oversee preschool student files needed for the school and licensing agencies
  • Be the liaison between the preschool and DC immunization agency
  • Oversee the lunch and snack components of the preschool
  • Other administrative tasks as needed for ECYF Department

Accounting Duties:

  • Managing monthly preschool tuition, camp,  parenting center, and aftercare accounts receivables
  • Oversee CampMinder billing system for the Department
  • Manage overall ECYF accounts receivables of $3.5 million annually
  • Manage communications with families pertaining to financial issues

Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree with at least 2 years’ experience working in an organization or company in some type of administrative/business role. We are looking for a strong administrator who is detailed oriented and is comfortable with finances and bookkeeping.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable with technology and computers, and also has good interpersonal and communication skills.

Preferred Start Date:  July 2016

Send Resume and Cover Letter to:


Preschool Assistant Director. The Edlavitch DCJCC Preschool is seeking a warm, nurturing, organized, creative Preschool Assistant Director for its Reggio-inspired, NAEYC-Accredited program.   The school currently has 120 children in its nine classrooms, ages 2-5, and operates a full-day program throughout the calendar year. This is a full time position reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, and working collaboratively with the Preschool Assistant Director and other administrators on the Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Division team at the JCC.   The Preschool has grown significantly in the last few years, and is looking to continued growth in the coming years.

Please click here to review full job description and qualification requirements.

Submit cover letter, statement of educational philosophy and resume to Bini Silver, Chief Administrative Officer at No phone calls, please.

INTERNSHIPS in Music, Film, Literature, Theater - click here for program discription and application procedure.


Theater J

Immediate opening for Front of House staff.  This is a part-time position which includes Box Office assistance and House Management for Theater J productions in the Goldman Theater.  Please click here for a detailed position descriptionSend cover letter and resume to Julia Avery-Shapiro, Patron Services Manager at No phone calls please.

Early Childhood, Youth & Family

Substitute Preschool Teachers: Send resume to: Alex Band, Preschool Director.

Parenting Center teaching opportunties:

Early Childhood Music Teacher 
Accepting applications to teach a weekly 45-minute Jewish-themed Sunday morning music class, for children ages 6 months to 4 years (and their caregivers), with the potential for additional classes based on demand.  Candidates should be energetic and able to plan their own Jewish-themed curricula, and should have experience teaching toddler music classes.  The ability to play guitar or other instrument is preferred but not required.  Please contact Miriam Szubin, Director of the Parenting Center, at

If you have an idea for a class that you would like to offer to children in the range of newborn through 4 year olds, or a workshop that you would like to offer on a topic of interest to parents, please email Miriam Szubin, Director of the Parenting Center.

Customer Service

Front Desk Receptionist
Accepting applicants for future PartTime under 20 hours per week receptionist to act as Customer Service Associate for the Front Desk. Includes full Fitness Membership but no Health Benefits. Click here for full job descriptionSend cover letter with daytime phone number and resume to: and you will be considered as positions become available. No phone calls please.

Sport & Fitness Center

Private Swim Instructors: please send resume with relevant experience and cover letter to Jill Aaron, Associate Director of Aquatics at

There are no part-time vacancies for Fitness Floor Staff or Lifeguards at this time.

The Edlavitch DCJCC is an inclusive and equal opportunity Employer.

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The Edlavitch DCJCC is a nonprofit organization and equal opportunity employer.


For questions regarding employment opportunities or staffing at the Edlavitch DCJCC please contact:

Michael Baumstein
Cheif Operating Officer
(202) 777-3266