Camp Kee Tov Director & Youth Director



If you are a vivacious, adaptable and innovative leader who is calm under pressure and thrives in a sometimes-hectic but always welcoming and supportive environment, and you are looking for a place where your leadership, planning and great communication skills can have a real impact on the lives of young people, consider applying to be the next...

Camp Kee Tov and Youth Director of Congregation Beth El.


Camp Kee Tov has been serving the East Bay community for 51 years. The camp’s creative energy, and the friendship shared by counselors and campers each summer, has made Camp Kee Tov an integral part of the lives of generations of enthusiastic and committed families. Our strength comes from our rich tradition and sense of community; most of our staff members were Camp Kee Tov campers, and their continued involvement gives the camp a family feeling that infuses the entire community. Camp Kee Tov welcomes children of all religious and ethnic backgrounds.

Camp Kee Tov is a program of Congregation Beth El, Berkeley’s progressive Reform Congregation since 1945. More than 500 households rely on the congregation for worship, community, preschool care, after school education and a wide range of additional programming throughout the year. As Youth Director, you will support and oversee specific Youth programs of the congregation as outlined in the job description.

This is a full-time, full-benefits position. This is a wonderful opportunity for the right person to develop their management, leadership, planning and programming skills.

Qualified candidates will have: a Bachelors degree or equivalent; a minimum of 4 years work experience at a day or residential camp, with two of them in supervisorial positions; and extensive experience with youth engagement. Work experience at a Jewish camp or youth program is preferred, and experience with Camp Kee Tov is a plus.

If interested, submit resume and cover letter to jobs@bethelberkeley.org.  Principals only.

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