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. The school presently offers 23 Advanced Placement classes. 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-half of the school's high school student population is boarding students. At present, the school enrolls students from 14 U.S. states and 18 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 Parent Giving and Donor Relations
The Director of Parent Giving and Donor Relations serves as the primary staff member within Alumni and Development for fundraising with current parents and families, along with stewardship of named endowed funds. It also involves planning and managing two annual fundraising mini-campaigns: the fall "Five-Week Campaign" and the winter "Belles and Buckles Gala". In addition, this position includes a portfolio of donors to be solicited and stewarded each year. The position involves all aspects of external relations, including face-to-face fundraising. It is a full-time, salaried position.
Primary duties and responsibilities
Plan and execute the fall "Five-Week" campaign for soliciting parents and others in the Webb community for participation in the annual fund
Manage a portfolio of donors, including face-to-face visits and travel overnight (5-10 nights per year) focusing primarily on leadership giving to The Webb Fund ($1,000+)
Organize and manage the "Belles and Buckles Gala" special fundraising event which provides faculty and staff bonuses. Planning to be coordinated with Webb School Parents' Association (WSPA) volunteers and with the Parent Liaison in the Office of Admissions
Facilitate annual stewardship activities between donors and recipients of endowed funds
Qualifications and skills
- Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university
- 3-5 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
Please direct inquiries and resumes to Matt Wilson, Director of Alumni and Development. firstname.lastname@example.org; 931-389-5722; 319 Webb Road East, Bell Buckle, TN 37020
This position is available immediately, and will be posted until it is filled. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Health Center Nurse
The Webb School seeks a part-time LPN or RN for its Health Center to work 25 hrs./wk. - days, evenings (Weekends possible). The candidate must possess the following traits: Interest in serving students & their parents; a caring attitude; professionalism & collaborative spirit. Computer skills are necessary. The work environment includes a nice setting & supportive colleagues. Please submit resume w/contact info. for 3 references to Dean of Students Office @ email@example.com. Background check and drug screening required. EOE