Employment Opportunities

Congregation Kol Shofar is a dynamic congregation rooted in Jewish traditions. We have served the community for more than 50 years and embrace innovations that enrich contemporary Jewish life. We work in partnership with many organizations in Marin to create meaningful accessible experiences of learning, prayer, service and celebration. We encourage a strong and welcoming community and help people of all ages and diverse backgrounds to live more purposeful lives and improve the world.

Available Positions:

Kitchen Coordinator & Chef Job Posting

Who We Are:
Kol Shofar is a dynamic congregation rooted in Jewish traditions. We have served the community for more than 50 years and embrace innovations that enrich contemporary Jewish life. We work in partnership with many organizations in Marin to create meaningful accessible experiences of learning, prayer, service and celebration. We encourage a strong and welcoming community and help people of all ages and diverse backgrounds to live more purposeful lives and improve the world.

Responsibilities

-Plans menus, shops for, prepares and serves:
a. Saturday lunch for between 80 and 120 people on approximately 36 Saturdays per year.
b. Light lunches after 10 Jewish festivals throughout for between 20 – 25 people.
c. Wednesday night meals youth program (middle and high school students) for approximately 15 people from mid-September through May with breaks for various holidays and school breaks.
d. Monthly Thursday night board meetings (10 – 11 per year).
e. Six additional dinners throughout the year for between 50 and 100 people.
f. Smaller reception type events as needed.

-Kitchen clean up after each of the above events including dishwashing.
Qualifications and Experience

-An excitement for cooking and an understanding of the importance of sharing food in community building.

-Ability to plan menus and cook for large groups.

-Experience with kosher cooking is preferred, but not necessary. Training around kosher cooking will be provided if needed.
This is a part-time position with principle days of work being Wednesday afternoon and evening, Friday afternoon, and Saturdays. Hours are slightly less in the summer when our school and teen programs are on break.
Compensation: Commensurate with Experience

To Apply
Submit cover letter and resume to: kburkett at kolshofar dot org. Include “Kitchen Coordinator/Chef” in the subject line. No phone calls. Applications will be evaluated as they are received. Interested candidates should apply as soon as possible.
Congregation Kol Shofar is an equal opportunity employer.

Congregation Kol Shofar is an equal opportunity employer.