Jul 22 2014
Exactly two years ago, I wrote a post about how my kids would be doing nothing all summer long. Our laissez-faire experiment went so well in 2012, that I repeated the lack of structured activity in 2013. I’m a big believer in the notion that boredom is good for children. And if they dare whine about it, I tell them to clean the house.
However, 2014 is shaping up to be a horse of a different color. While my 7-year-old daughter continues to be footloose and fancy-free (though we are systematically working our way thorough the “Disney Princess Cookbook”), my almost 11-year-old son won a grant earlier in the year that allowed him to attend two weeks of computer camp and then a coding conference in England. I’ve already made it clear to him that this is a one-shot deal and he should enjoy every single moment of it.
But then, there is the issue of my oldest son. He just turned 15, finishing his freshman year of high school. Previously, my husband left the dispensation of our kids’ summer schedule to me. This year, he informed our older son that he expected him to get a job. Read the rest of this entry →
May 22 2014
Kveller is seeking a part-time graphic designer for approximately 10 hours per week to come help us look real pretty.
The graphic designer is responsible for the design and production of online and printed promotional and marketing materials for Kveller and its related brands, including Jewniverse, MyJewishLearning, and JTA. Read the rest of this entry →
Feb 21 2011
Have you always dreamed of having a desk of your own at Kveller headquarters? Now’s your chance.
We’re looking for a full-time Editorial Assistant who will split their time between Kveller and our partner MyJewishLearning.com.
Tasks for this entry-level job will include researching editorial and visual content, loading and updating content to the websites, creating and writing e-newsletters, responding to inquiries, as well as supporting the general projects and needs of the editorial team.
Qualified candidates should have an interest in working in web publishing and have some knowledge of Jewish life and traditions. We’re looking for someone who can manage multiple projects at one time, has an eye for detail, and brings energy and creativity to their job. Previous experience writing, working with content management systems, and Photoshop are helpful.
Benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance, retirement plans, and an allotment for professional development.
Preferred Experience: 0-2 Years
To apply for this position please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to email@example.com.