The Atlantic Jewish Council

Welcome to the Atlantic Jewish Council

The Atlantic Jewish Council (AJC) has been the cornerstone of Jewish life in the Atlantic Canadian provinces since 1975, acting as the organized Jewish community’s representative and program/service provider for non-religious matters.

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AJC EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: General Business Administrative Assistant

Contract Term: August 27th– Dec. 31st, 2019; possibility for renewed contract term in 2020Hours per week: ~20 (Typically Mon-Thurs.; 10-3 with flexibility; some evening/weekend work required)Hourly wage: $15-$20 per hour Location: The Atlantic Jewish Council’s office (5670 Spring Garden Rd, Suite 309, Halifax, NS, B3J 1H6) Responsibilities: Acting as the first line of communication with…

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AJC EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Director of Hillel & Next Generation Engagement

The Director of Hillel & Next Generation Engagement is a creative, engaging, and enthusiastic individual with a strong background in Jewish and Israel education, capable of working both independently and as part of a team. As a successful candidate, you’ll be a self-starter and capable multi-tasker who will drive engagement of students, families with young…

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Shalom Magazine: Spring 2019

The Spring 2019 issue of Shalom Magazine is now available to read for free in digital copy! Read all of the latest stories from our local communities.

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Camp Kadimah: Summer 2020

Registration for Camp Kadimah Summer 2020 is quickly approaching. Registration opens on Visitors Day, July 28th, 2019. Camp is so popular that it fills up before the end of September, so it is encouraged that you get your application in! Please apply online at Look at the brochure attached with information, dates & rates,…

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Government of Canada Adopts the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism!

On June 25th, the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, Pablo Rodriguez, announced that the Government of Canada is furthering their efforts to combat antisemitism in Canada by formally adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of antisemitism as a part of its new anti-racism strategy. The IHRA definition definitively and explicitly recognizes that anti-Zionism-…

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