Contacts for JCCNV

Senior Management

Executive Director
Jeff Dannick

Associate Executive Director
Sara Moore

Assistant Executive Director
Marc Jacob

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The Voice

Career Opportunities

The Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV) is a nonprofit, social service organization dedicated to offering quality programs, activities and services that emphasize Jewish culture, identity and values to people of all ages and backgrounds. Conveniently located in the heart of Fairfax County, the JCCNV is a warm and welcoming place where the community can experience year-round educational, recreational and cultural programming. It is also a place where the Northern Virginia community gathers to celebrate and learn about Judaism’s rich cultural heritage. A growing organization, the J will operate with an $8 million budget in FY15. The JCCNV is an equal employment opportunity agency.

The JCCNV is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants to and employees of the JCCNV are protected under Federal law from discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age and genetics.

Current Job Openings in the Following Departments:



Family Services Department


 Day Camp Director

The Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia seeks visionary and charismatic camp professional for the position of JCCNV Day Camp Director and Teen Community Liaison. This is a full time position within the Family Services Department focused on the development, planning and execution of the JCCNV Summer Day Camp program as well as the JCC Maccabi Games and JCC Maccabi Arts Fest program. Additionally, this position will serve as the teen community liaison, working in partnership with BBYO and other youth organizations, as well as area synagogue educational directors, to facilitate community teen programming and promotion.

This individual must possess strong leadership, management and communication skills; be highly organized, well versed in budget creation and oversight and have the ability to build partnerships within the agency and in the community.

Must have exceptional computer skills and be well versed in Excel, MS Word and the use of social media for marketing purposes. Must possess excellent customer service skills, be able to work in a fast paced environment, and have the ability to manage multiple projects. Previous camp experience and Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Salary range in the upper 30’s depending on education and experience plus benefits.

To apply, please email cover letter, 3 professional references and resume to:

Amy Brinko, Family Services Director, at . No phone calls please. Application deadline is December 15th. Position Immediately Available.


JCCNV Camps offers a wide range of staffing opportunities.  We have positions ranging from general counselor to specialist with all age groups, starting at 2 years old through high school. Applications are available starting Monday, January 20.  Please complete and include 3 reference forms and return at your earliest convenience.  In person interviews will be scheduled for late February/early March.


Special Needs Department


Part-Time Special Needs Shadows
The Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV) is looking for part-time staff to shadow children with special needs in our before- and after-school programs. Daily activities in this inclusive program range from board games, playground, art projects, homework assistance, etc.  Being a shadow includes aiding a child with a special need in staying on task, redirecting when needed and helping him/her to have a positive experience as they interact with peers and engage in activities. These children have Autism, Asperger’s syndrome, ADD/ADHD or other related disorders. Hours can vary but are typically Monday through Friday between 7:30am–9am and/or 3:15pm–6pm, depending on what days/times the child is registered for.

Experience working with children with special needs is highly preferred. Please send your resume to Jessica at



Health, Fitness, and Aquatics

Indoor Cycling Instructor
The JCCNV is currently looking for indoor cycling instructors for our cardio cycling classes. Current CPR/AED is required and a spin certification or group fitness certification is required within 6 months of hire. If you are interested, please email your resume and info to

USA Swimming Head Coach needed for competitive swim team, Monday - Friday after school/11 hours a week.
Requirements: ASCA II and Current USA Swimming Coaching Certifications (CPR, FA, Safety Training for Swim Coaches), Minimum 2 years coaching experience with developmental age group swimming. Compensation -very competitive with others PVS teams. To apply, please email resume to Teo Albu,

Swim Coach – We are looking for an enthusiastic coach for a pre-swim team/ swim school level instruction (Fairfax) Monday-Friday after school/5 hours a week/ September-May.
Requirements minimum 1 year experience with developmental age group swimming. Up to $30 per practice depending upon experience.
To apply, please email resume to Teo Albu,



Arts and Culture

Dance Instructors

Organization: Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia

Job Location: Fairfax, Virginia

Application Deadline: January 1, 2015

The Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (Fairfax) is currently seeking instructors for all styles of dance for our program. Dance Instructors are responsible for planning class content and curriculum, contributing to the monthly newsletter, and choreographing pieces for the June recital. Instructors must be available on some weekends for rehearsals and performances. The JCCNV is a member of the National Dance Education Organization and the Virginia Dance Coalition.

Qualifications: Ideal candidates will be professional, energetic, and have experience teaching children ages 5-15. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

This is a part-time position. Salary is dependent on experience. To apply, please send your resume along with 2 professional references, indicate the type(s) of dance in which you specialize or are able to teach, your experience and training in dance, and your availability to Barri DeFrancisci, Director, at  No phone calls please.