NAZARETH GUILD MISSION: Nazareth Guild supports the efforts of the Catholic schools in the Diocese of Spokane to achieve sustainability through tuition assistance for students, grants for scholastic initiatives, capital improvements, and ongoing organizational support.
Founded in 2011, Nazareth Guild has distributed over $3.1 million to the Catholic schools in the Diocese of Spokane and has awarded over 4,000 grants to support schools’ tuition assistance programs. In addition to our tuition assistance program that helps students in need, Nazareth Guild has provided support in many areas including technology, security, building and campus improvements, curriculum materials, development, and teacher enrichment. Nazareth Guild supports 16 schools in the Diocese of Spokane. Established in 1913, the Diocese of Spokane stretches 24,356 square miles, spread across the 13 counties of Eastern Washington State. The Spokane Diocese educates approximately 3,200 students in thirteen grade schools and three high schools.
Position: Executive Director
Reports to: Board of Directors
Supervises: Operations manager
Status: Full Time/Exempt
Start day: September 2017
Job Summary: The Executive Director is responsible for managing all aspects of Nazareth Guild’s administrative and fundraising activities as well as the strategic planning and operation in support of Nazareth Guild’s mission and goals. Collaborates with the Board of Directors in developing organizational goals, attaining/allocating resources, and establishing policies. Provides direction to staff and volunteers in carrying out the key roles assigned to them. To be effective, the Executive Director needs to provide clear direction in the following areas: 1) Leadership & Strategic direction; 2) Development; 3) Board relations; 4) Staff & Volunteer Leadership; 5) Marketing & Communications; and 6) Financial & Legal Oversight.
To apply, please submit the following materials, confidentially and as separate attachments in one email to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 20, 2017.
Cover letter that aligns your experiences and skill sets with the current needs of Nazareth Guild, as you understand them.
- Current resume with all appropriate dates included.
- Statement of fundraising philosophy.
- List of three references with names, physical addresses, phone numbers and email addresses. No references will be contacted without your knowledge and approval