Chabad of Camarillo Hebrew School was founded in 2003 by Rabbi Aryeh and Leah Lang. Since its inception, the Hebrew School has witnessed exceptional growth and success. In 2008, in order to expand the Hebrew School, the Lang's hired Rabbi Yosef & Shira Muchnik from Brooklyn, NY. Rabbi Yosef is now the full-time director of Chabad Hebrew School of Camarillo and Shira is co-director and teacher at both the Hebrew School and Gan Camarillo Preschool.
About our Director:
Rabbi Yosef Muchnik has been involved in youth education and programming for more than 10 years. He has been a summer counselor and head counselor in camps in New York, Montreal, Florida, Russia, and Australia. He ran youth groups in New Jersey, New York, and Australia. He has been teaching and directing Hebrew Schools for more than 4 years. He is youthful, energetic, funny, and witty. He is also an accomplished pianist, initially performing at gigs as a One-Boy-Band at the young age of 12 years-of-age eventually developing into a One-Man-Band entertaining at weddings, Bar Mitzvahs, Holiday Events, and Private Parties. He is also a seasoned traveler having traveled around the globe to Russia, Ukraine, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Guatemala, Italy, France, England, Ireland, Denmark, and Canada. He is an ordained Rabbi, receiving his training in Sydney, Australia and Brooklyn, NY.