SHABBAT TIMES, LONDON

Interested in becoming a rabbi?

Our rabbis are Masorti Judaism’s most valuable asset and expanding our rabbinic team is one of our top priorities.

Training to be a Masorti rabbi typically involves a five year programme of study – in-depth Jewish learning combined with vocational training and practical placements in the community – at one of the following institutions:

Masorti Judaism is able to support a limited number of rabbinical students with a full bursary and stipend.

Embarking on rabbinical training usually involves the following steps:

  1. Initial conversation with Masorti Judaism staff
  2. Exploratory meetings with Masorti rabbis to learn more about the role
  3. Applying to us for a bursary
  4. Deciding which rabbinical school to apply for and making an application

In addition, many prospective students spend a year or two engaged in full time Jewish learning – for example at the Conservative (Masorti) Yeshiva in Jerusalem – before deciding to apply for rabbinical school.

To begin exploring the possibility of becoming a Masorti rabbi, please contact us for an informal chat.

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