Jobs / Volunteer

The JCC is a Great Place to Work and Volunteer!


ECC Teachers
CDL Drivers
Lifeguards Year-Round
Summer Camp Staff:
         Swim Instructors
J-Crew After School Program and Blaustein Early Childhood Center Staff
Basketball Scorekeepers
Party Helpers
Summer Snack Bar Attendants

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE helping out at JCC special events, assistance with mailings and office/computer work.

The JCC has many planning committees for adult volunteers.

To learn more about volunteer opportunities for both teens and adults contact:
Sarah Pollak
JCC Membership Director

The Blaustein Early Childhood Center is looking for a warm, nurturing, excited, engaging, and enthusiastic Lead Teachers to join our staff beginning in the fall. There are multiple positions available with different age groups.

We are located in Bridgewater, NJ within a larger Jewish Community Center facility. Our school nurtures children as young as six weeks old all the way through kindergarten through the use of Creative Curriculum. Salary is competitive and based on experience.

The Lead Teacher is expected to provide a quality educational program based on creative curriculum and the understanding that children learn by interacting with others in a setting that contains open-ended activities and materials. Teamwork and good interpersonal skills are valued as necessary components for this school.

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education
  • Experience working with children in a classroom setting
  • Willingness to learn from, work with, and as a mentor to colleagues
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to relate well to both children and adults
  • Working knowledge of the growth and development of young children
  • Desire to continue professional growth and development of teaching skills
  • Judaic knowledge or willingness to learn
  • CPR certification or willingness to learn
  • Willingness to change diapers, assist with toileting, and lift up to 50lbs.

Please send resumes to

Positions for 2019-2020 school year begins September 3

  • Monday – Friday 2:45-6pm
  • Rate: $10- 12 per hour
  • Perfect for college and high school students.

To apply, contact Melo Taylor at


The Bridgewater JCC is looking to hire multiple lifeguards and swim instructors with IMMEDIATE openings. Lifeguards must have current American Red Cross lifeguard certification.


Weekday afternoon and evening hours as well as Saturday and Sunday positions are available. The JCC offers competitive hourly wages and a complimentary fitness membership to all employees!


To apply send an email to or stop by the JCC Welcome Center to pick up an application.

The Bridgewater JCC is hiring a full-time Head Swim Lesson instructor for our full-service facility located in Bridgewater, New Jersey. This position is available as of September 9, 2018.


  • Teach private and semi-private lessons to JCC members and guests ages 3-adult.
  • Teach private and semi-private lessons to our special needs community.
  • Teach weekly swim lessons to the students of our early childhood center.
  • Teach weekly American Red Cross Learn to Swim Group lessons as needed.
  • Teach weekly community swim enrichment programs.
  • Instruct American Red Cross courses (Lifeguard Training, Water Safety Instructor).


  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of swim instructor experience.
  • Willingness to teach and work with both children and adults.
  • Experience with individuals with special needs.
  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification/willingness to obtain certification within 90 days of hire.
  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer/Lifeguard Instructor Trainer certification preferred/willingness to obtain certification within 180 days of hire.

Sunday-Thursday, 40 hours a week position. Salary commensurate with experience and certifications. Position includes full benefits package including health insurance, 401K, vacation and sick time, complimentary JCC membership, and more.


The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center is located at 775 Talamini Road in Bridgewater. The JCC is a social service agency that serves residents of all ages residing in Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties, providing fitness, recreational, social, cultural and educational programs for the entire community. The state-of-the-art facility includes an indoor salt based heated pool, outdoor salt based heated pool with dome enclosure during the offseason, gymnasium, fitness center, group fitness studios and JFitGround, an outdoor adult fitness training facility used for personal and small group training. The JCC offers a wide variety of adult education programs including lectures, film series and trips. The JCC Blaustein Early Childhood Center provides childcare for ages 6 weeks through full-day Kindergarten and the J-Crew After School Program is open to children in Grades K- 6. JCC Camp Ruach is the JCC’s summer day camp for children ages two years through 9th Grade. The JCC also offers a variety of one-week Specialty Camps. The JCC is home to the Bridgewater Tide Swim Team and Summer Swim Club. The JCC is pleased to host the Rising Tide Special Olympics Swim Team and offers programs for children and adults with Special Needs, including the J-Zone Respite Recreation Program and the J-Cares Adult Intern Program. For additional information, visit the JCC website at

Job Type:

Swim instructor: 3 years (Required)

American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (Required)

Work authorization:
United States (Required)

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