Office Manager and Communication Specialist

About the Position

Office Manager/Communication Specialist Job Summary
The Silver Spring Learning Center/Leo Bernstein Jewish Academy is a growing and warm community school located in Kemp Mill. MD. We are seeking an Office Manager/Communication Specialist to join our team. This role functions as the “glue” to the day-to-day operations of our school. The ideal candidate would be computer savvy, kind, compassionate, positive, and of course, kid friendly.

● Initiate and draft all formal communication to the parent body and community, and present it to the leadership team for review
● Be the point of contact to parents and teachers for late drop off, early pick up, forgotten lunch, etc.
● Greet and assist onsite guests
● Take ownership of the technical side of processing scholarship vouchers
● Answer inbound telephone calls
● Plan and schedule school events
● Develop and implement filing and communication systems
● Maintain office supplies and equipment
● Perform all other office and communication tasks as needed
● Understands the importance of a strong, unified, and transparent partnership between the school and parents to ensure positive growth and development for each child
● A “can do” positive attitude - can tolerate frustration with positivity, humor, patience, etc.
● Proficient in Microsoft Office
● Ability to prioritize and multitask
● Ability to work a smartphone
● Strong organization skills, for example attention to detail
● Previous experience in office administration/communication is a plus
● Previous experience with Brightwheel is a plus
● Proficiency in Hebrew is a plus
● This is a full time in-person position. Hours can be 8:30am-4:30pm or 9am-5pm=, with early Fridays in the Winter
● Commensurate with experience

To Apply:
● Please send your resume as a Word document to sslcnews1401@gmail.com

Location: Silver Spring, MD
Salary: Commensurate with expereince

For More Information, please contact Rabbi Michael Wecker at 3016491373 or sslcnews1401@gmail.com