Abraham Joshua Heschel Day School
Abraham Joshua Heschel Day School is a dynamic, transitional kindergarten through eighth grade educational community grounded in Jewish values. Heschel is a pluralistic Jewish school comprised of families who observe Judaism on many different levels. Students are offered diverse opportunities for growth in a secure, positive environment with the resources to emerge as active citizens poised to make a difference in the world. Students, staff, parents/grandparents, and alumni generate the warmth and excitement that define Heschel and promote a lifelong love of learning. Heschel is a deep-rooted, dedicated community, with over 70 current students of alumni parents, a history of 100% fundraising participation among families, and successful capital and endowment campaigns.
Heschel seeks a self-driven Director of Development to promote and support the school’s mission and achieve a $1 million - $1.5 million annual fundraising goal. This position will lead Heschel’s comprehensive, strategic fundraising efforts and develop close relationships and rapport with the school community. As a management level, core member of the administrative team, this position reports to and partners closely with the Head of School, helping to shape a vision of philanthropic growth. The ideal candidate is a sophisticated fundraising generalist, preferably with experience in day school and/or Jewish organizational settings. Grant research and grant writing experience is a plus.
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