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Director of Communications
|School Name||Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart|
|City, State||Bellevue, WA|
Title: Director of Communications
Reports to: Director of Institutional Advancement
FTE: Full-Time, Regular, Year-Round
Who We Are:
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart provides a diverse and rigorous college preparatory environment that inspires young women to become confident, compassionate leaders. As a member of a global network of more than 150 schools, we educate to the core of our 200-year tradition through the Sacred Heart Goals and Criteria: a personal and active faith in God, a deep respect for intellectual values, a social awareness that impels one to action, the building of community as a Christian value, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart educates young women to think critically, embrace challenges, model resilience, confront injustice, seek equality and lead globally in the pioneering spirit of our foundress. Our graduates change the world.
Forest Ridge is looking for a dynamic leader to direct its communications department. The Director of Communications at Forest Ridge School is responsible for facilitating and communicating the identity and mission of the School to external and internal constituencies especially those targeted for Admissions and Development. The Director of Communications is responsible for creating and overseeing all print and electronic communications to parents, alumnae, donors and the public. S/he will provide the written content for the school magazine, advertising, marketing and website materials, in addition to written support for the Head of School, Development and Admission teams and other school departments. S/he will work closely with the Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications and is comfortable communicating with all Forest Ridge constituents, including the Board of Trustees, Head of School, Faculty & Staff, parents, students and alumnae.
The Director of Communications reports to the Director of Institutional Advancement.
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Salary/Benefits: Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding employees through a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Application Process: Applicants should email cover letter and resume to Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, Attn: Casey O’Rourke, Director of Institutional Advancement, email@example.com. This position is open until filled.
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart does not discriminate in its employment decisions or practices on the basis of gender, age, race, color, marital status, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation or any disability that can be reasonably accommodated in the administration of its educational policies and school-administered programs.