Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for Encounter. We are currently hiring for the following positions. Click on the job title to read the job description and application instructions.

  • Middle East Program Director

    Position: Middle East Program Director or Middle East Field Director* *title commen­su­rate with expe­ri­ence Reporting to: Deputy Director Location: Jerusalem, Israel Full-time with some week­ends and evenings; generous time off package Salary commen­su­rate with expe­ri­ence. Encounter is seeking excep­tional and qual­i­fied candi­dates to join our Middle East program team in Jerusalem. This is a unique […]Read More

Internships & Volunteering

We are often looking for skilled volunteers and interns for various administrative and programmatic roles. If you would like to find out more, please send us a short note describing your background and interests and attach a copy of your resume, as well as in which office (New York or Jerusalem) you would like to intern. Email your materials to Priority will be given to alumni of our programs for all internships.

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Our Mission

Encounter is an edu­ca­tional orga­ni­za­tion dedi­cated to strength­ening the capacity of the Jewish people to be construc­tive agents of change in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Moti­vated by the relent­less Jew­ish pur­suit of hokhma (wis­dom) and binah (under­stand­ing), Encounter cul­ti­vates informed Jew­ish lead­er­ship on the Israeli-Palestinian con­flict by bring­ing…

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