State College Friends School is a Pre-K through 8th grade school, guided and inspired by the Quaker testimonies of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, and stewardship. For 40 years, families in State College and surrounding areas have chosen our small, independent school for its nurturing, inclusive culture, and reputation for hands-on, deep learning. In this unique school community students become successful learners who are confident, creative, and compassionate; ready to use their big ideas and values to help make the world a better place.
The State College Friends School seeks a leadership team member to craft and implement a comprehensive development and alumni relations program. The Director of Development and Alumni Relations will work alone and in conjunction with others to identify, cultivate, solicit, and steward alumni, families, friends, companies, and foundations and will focus on annual, major, planned, and capital campaign giving as well as communications.
The successful candidate will possess a passion for the school's mission, exhibit excellent communication skills, and have experience or be willing to be trained to ask for gifts. The Director of Development and Alumni Relations will report directly to the Head of School. Salary will be based on the successful candidate's skill set and salary scales that are in keeping with those of the Friends School.
Start Date: July 1, 2020.
Please send a Letter of Interest and Resume by April 3rd to: Donnan Stoicovy, Head of School