Employment at Webb

Founded in 1870, The Webb School is a private boarding school in Bell Buckle, Tennessee. 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 300 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. Approximately one-third of the school's student population is boarding students. At present, the school enrolls students from 16 U.S. states and 12 countries.

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.

Director of summer Day Camp

Employment Opportunity – Director of Summer Day Camp

The Webb School is seeking a Director for its Summer Day Camp. The summer camp reopened four years ago, and has grown in both size and quality. The former director did a wonderful job in building an excellent program for the Day Camp. The Camp is designed for rising 4th – 8th graders, and the focus is on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics), with an additional outdoor component. The Day Camp also serves as strong a feeder program for The Webb School. We are seeking an energetic and visionary person to continue to develop an exciting and interesting Day Camp at Webb.

 

The Director of the Summer Day Camp is a part-time, year-round administrative position, with most of the on-campus work taking place for three weeks in June. The year-round aspect of the position is very flexible and involves some promotion, hiring staff, and creating schedules. An administrative assistant handles registration and payments. The Director of the Summer Day Camp reports directly to the Assistant Head of School and works closely with the Director of Admissions and the Director of Athletics. Included in the responsibilities of this position are:

 
• Overseeing, developing, and coordinating all programming.
• Working with the Head of School and Board of Trustees in articulating the Mission and goals of the Day Camp.
• Setting of budgets, and hiring and training of staff.
• Collaborating with the offices of Admissions and Communications on the marketing of the Summer Day Camp, as well as the recruitment of students and the general promotion of the School to prospective families.
• Coordinating with the Administration staff for the registration of campers.
• Working to ensure a safe, healthy, camp environment. Also, overseeing emergency crisis planning for the camp which may go beyond the present Webb plans.
• Providing excellent communication and customer service to all constituents.
• Evaluating camp operation, program, and staff using parent surveys or other tools.

 

The initial salary will be approximately $5,000. There will also be a bonus for a successful year.
For more information on the day camp, go to: /academics/summer-program/index.aspx.

 

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and a cover letter stating your interest and qualifications to Joe Iorio, Assistant Head of School, The Webb School, 319 Webb Road East, Bell Buckle, TN 37020 or electronically to opportunities@webbschool.com.

Entry Level Bookkeeper/Business Office Assistant


Entry Level Bookeeper/Business Office Assistant

The position includes helping with Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Accounts Payable, Bank Reconciliation, Special Projects, Filing, and other Business Office functions.

The candidate must be detailed oriented, have software experience, related experience, and solid communication skills.

We offer a nice work environment and good benefits. Candidate must pass drug screening and background check. EOE

Send resume/cover letter to:opportunities@webbschool.com.