To apply, candidates should send by post, email, or fax:
• Completed Application Cover Page
• A cover letter
• A current resume
Application material should be sent to:
Heather Ferrara , Assistant to the Head of School
The Learning Project Elementary School
107 Marlborough Street
Boston, MA 02116
Qualified candidates will be notified by the school to arrange a mutually convenient visit and interview.
Director Of Admissions and School Advancement
The Director of Admissions and School Advancement is responsible for planning and implementing the school’s ongoing admissions program and for collaborating with the Head on the development and implementation of the school’s broadly defined advancement efforts. ‘Advancement’ duties include planning, implementing and managing all aspects of annual and special fundraising, the development, printing and distribution of the schools publications, web site management, advertising and press relations, and management of the school’s August Scholars summer enrichment program for Boston public school students at risk of summer learning loss. The person in this position will also work directly with several committees of the Board of Trustees.
A candidate for this position should have a BA degree and preferably a Masters and must have exceptionally strong writing and presentation skills. The ideal candidate will be someone with experience working professionally in these areas, but we are also interested in teachers with six or more years of classroom experience who are considering a transition into school administration.
Publications, Events and Development Coordinator
The Coordinator manages the schedule, production and distribution of annual and special publications, manages the major school-wide events, fundraising events and class events throughout the year and manages the school calendar. Events include the annual Auction, Book Fair, Graduation and other annual celebrations, as well as class parent dinners. The Coordinator provides data base management (Raiser’s Edge), oversees the production and distribution of fund raising appeals, and assists the Director of External Relations as needed. The Coordinator reports to the Head of School. The position involves some evening responsibilities.
Must have strong computer skills and strong knowledge of Raiser’s Edge.