Employment at Webb
Founded in 1870, The Webb School is a private boarding school in Bell Buckle, Tenn. Students from grades 6-12 come seeking college preparatory school education in liberal arts at Webb from all over the world. With 10 Rhodes Scholars among its graduates and consistently high SAT scores, The Webb School has a reputation of being one of the top private schools in the nation. Webb’s small school community, comprised of an average enrollment of 315 day school and boarding school students, and its emphasis on honor truly creates a Character of Home. The 150-acre campus is located in a rural setting 50 miles southeast of Nashville. At present, the school enrolls students from 15 countries and 14 U.S. states.
The Webb School complies with all applicable anti-discrimination laws and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin in the administration of its educational policies and programs, admissions processes, scholarship and loan programs, employment practices, athletic and other school administrative programs.
Head Middle School Boys’ Basketball Coach
The Webb School is searching for an experienced person to fill the position of Head Middle School Boys’ Basketball Coach for the 2017-2018 school year. At this time there are no full-time teaching positions. This is a part-time coaching only position. If interested, please send resume to Athletics Director, Scott Dorsett: email@example.com or contact him: 931-389-5751.
Head Girls’ Softball Coach
The Webb School is searching for an experienced person to fill the position of Head Girls Softball Coach for the 2017-2018 school year. At this time there are no full-time teaching positions. This is a part-time coaching only position. If interested, please send resume to Athletics Director, Scott Dorsett: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact him: 931-389-5751.
Director of Leadership Annual Giving
Office of Alumni and Development
Posted: July 24, 2017
The Director of Leadership Annual Giving manages a portfolio of 250-500 prospects and solicits gifts $1,000-$10,000 per year. In addition, this position manages solicitations for the entire group of Webb Fund donors who give more than $1,000 per year. It is a full-time, calendar year position. The position involves all aspects of external relations, including face-to-face fundraising.This position is FLSA salaried-exempt, and compensation is based on experience and qualifications of the candidate. Webb alumni are encouraged to apply.
Specific duties and responsibilities
Manage a portfolio of donors, reaching individual goals for dollars, visits and donors to The Webb Fund
Complete 150 face-to-face solicitations of individuals annually
Identify, solicit, and manage portfolio prospects individually
Ensure 100% of all assigned leadership annual donors are solicited individually
Travel to cities across the country to meet with donors face-to-face
Identify major gift and planned gift donors through personal visits
Track fundraising results using Raiser’s Edge database
Serve as key liaison for external relations, and create opportunities for involvement and engagement
Regularly attend events to get to know alumni, parents, and friends of the school
Work with other fundraisers in the A&D Office to coordinate fundraising trips
Provide input and write copy for occasional news stories for website and school magazine
Work a flexible schedule (weekend and nights as needed) and perform other duties as identified by the Head of School or the Director of Alumni and Development
Qualifications and skills
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university
3 years fundraising experience, or related experiences
Strong organizational, interpersonal, computer, and writing skills
Familiarity with, and appreciation for the mission and culture of an independent school
Able to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed without constant supervision
Able to carry out written or oral instruction and handle and resolve recurring problems
Please direct all inquiries for this position to the Director of Alumni and Development. This position is open immediately, and applications will be considered until the position is filled.
Mr. Matt Wilson
Director of Alumni and Development
The Webb School
319 Webb Road East
Bell Buckle, TN 37020