Advancement Director, Mother of Providence Regional Catholic School, Wallingford, PA, Delaware County

Mother of Providence Regional Catholic School

607 S. Providence Road
Wallingford, PA 19086

Job Description

The full time Advancement Director reports to the principal and is responsible for the overall planning, management, coordination, and evaluation of the enrollment management, development, communications and constituent/public relations programs of the school – activities that create a supportive climate for enrollment and fundraising.  This is all in an effort to provide sufficient resources to insure the School can achieve its mission.

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal skills with the demonstrated ability to engage volunteers, prospects, parents, grandparents, students, alumni, faculty and administrative staff.  The ideal candidate will exhibit vision and drive with an entrepreneurial spirit and will be committed to embracing the mission of Mother of Providence Regional Catholic School.  Candidates must be willing and able to travel locally and work some nights and weekends.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in enrollment management, development, sales, marketing, communications, and/or volunteer management
  • Ability to appreciate and communicate a passion for Catholic elementary education
  • Demonstrated leadership and effectiveness in developing and accomplishing organizational goals
  • Ability to build a team, effectively recruiting and managing volunteers
  • Superior communication skills, ability to conceptualize and execute strategic plans, the ability to interact confidently and effectively with school staff, students, donors,trustees, school administration, the media and alumni
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Google Apps, and the Internet
  • Experience in a parochial or not-for-profit environment preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field strongly preferred

Additional Information

Interested and qualified candidates please send resume, cover letter, college transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and updated clearances (FBI fingerprint, Child Abuse, and Criminal Background) to the e-mail address above.  Please attach appropriate documents where applicable.

*Please download the Elementary Administrator Application packet from the “Application & Resources Pack” button above for the complete Credential Requirements along with the application packet.*

If the position is offered, the candidate will be required to complete the “Protecting God’s Children” training through the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Additional information regarding this training can be found here.

Qualified candidates may send resume and salary history to:

Mrs. Sara Dempsey

Mother of Providence Regional Catholic School

607 S. Providence Rd.

Wallingford, PA 19086

Posted on June 12, 2020

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