This part-time position will play a crucial role in the development and growth of a small school. Duties include:
•Working to build the visibility of Chicago Friends School to the public, and devising messages to communicate its unique offerings to potential students and their families. •Leading and supporting volunteers in marketing and recruitment activities •Creation and editing of content for the school's website and social media messaging •Working with Head to establish relationships with other schools and community organizations. •With administrative support and volunteers, manage the school's admissions and re-enrollment processes •With volunteers, manage internal community-building events and stewardship events. •Identify fundraising opportunities and grants.
This hardworking, creative, people-oriented person would work with a dedicated staff in a creative, start-up environment. They would work in harmony with a school that is dedicated to making the world a better place, one student at a time. Hours are flexible and some work from home is possible.
About Chicago Friends School
A small, growing independent Quaker school, on Chicago's North Side, Chicago Friends School — rooted in the Quaker values of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, and service — develops the academic skills and strong character that K-8 students need to grow into purposeful lives. Chicago Friends School students will graduate with the skills, experiences, and confidence to bring about a better world. Our supportive and diverse school environment will nurture students to their full academic, creative, and spiritual potential and will build character and love of learning within each student. Chicago Friends School students, graduates, and community members will live Quaker values as they learn to engage with each other and the wider world.