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ECE-RJ elevates early childhood education jobs into careers


Select your membership category below to join us. 


As a teacher, you will receive exclusive access to information, support, and resources to:

  • Strengthen your teaching skills
  • Create engaging and effective curriculum
  • Grow professionally
  • Develop long and lasting relationships
  • Create a vibrant congregation and community



As a director of a school or as a retired director you can participate in valuable financial security programs:

  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Pension (Through the Reform Pension Board)



As an assistant director of a school, you can join a community of others who have similar responsibilities:  

  • Strengthen leadership skills
  • Network
  • Gain knowledge and ideas



As a URJ congregation, you can join for free to help you with your search for a new director ($180 for Non-URJ Congregations):

  • Free job postings for director and assistant director positions
  • Access to placement resources 
  • Consultation services throughout the placement process



As a congregational lay leader, congregational staff member, clergy or early childhood supporter you will find membership valuable in growing and strengthening your early education programs, congregation and/or organization:  

  • Programming ideas for families with young children
  • How to support and work with the early childhood program at your congregation
  • Networking  





Do you have questions about membership, or want to know more before you join? Reach out to our team for help.

Lisa Samick
Vice President of Membership


It is our policy that financial capacity will not be a barrier to membership. Specific payment arrangements may be granted to members if the dues cause undue strain on the school/congregation/institution. Please contact for more information.


Membership Brochure

ECE-RJ 2020-2021 Dues Structure