Etgar 36

Staff Etgar

Enjoy travel, politics, history, and working with teens?

Get paid to do all four!

Etgar 36, a summer travel program for Jewish teens, is looking for staff. Etgar 36 offers cross-country journeys in which teens develop their American and Jewish identities as well as become empowered to get involved politically and socially. As a staff member you will be able to see America and help develop the future leadership of the American Jewish community – and you will get paid to do it. Previous work with youth and involvement with youth groups/summer camp a plus. Applicants must be rising juniors or older, and should be in good physical shape.

For more information and to apply for a staff position, please email the following to: Billy Planer, Director of Etgar 36, at

  • Your resume
  • In your email talk about your experience, why you would like to staff Etgar 36 (what appeals to you about the summer and what you feel you can bring to the program)
  • Also tell about yourself outside of class such as your hobbies, interests, what experiences you have working with youth and/or participating in youth/summer programs as a teen

Etgar 36 has pivoted during the virus and is now offering three experiences

MindTrips: An Online Discussion Series Presented by Etgar 36


Socially Distanced
1 Day & 2 Day Civil Rights Journeys

Montgomery ~ Selma ~ Birmingham

Because some things need to be experienced in person


Virtual Conversations for Your
Groups on the Following Topics:

Jews and Blacks in the Civil Rights Era and Now

How to be Comfortable Having Uncomfortable Conversations