A search facilitated by Nelson/Kraft & Associates Inc. for Hamilton District Christian High.
Hamilton District Christian High (HDCH) cultivates character in their students through learning for a life of service to God. Their goal is to produce graduates who become a collective faithful presence in the communities they serve. HDCH plans to meet the changing needs and expectations of current and future learners, while maintaining their Ontario Ministry of Education registration as a private school, by launching a new strategic plan incorporating the input from staff, faculty, parents, and local leaders. They eagerly anticipate expanding student registration, renewing their facility as part of a major capital project, and employing improved technological resources.
To foster new growth, the Director of Recruitment & Advancement (DRA), a key participant of the Operations Team and reporting to the Director of Operations, will oversee three essential areas: Student Recruitment, Student Admissions and Fundraising. Each of these areas holds unique opportunities for increasing connections with current and prospective students and supporters, encouraging them to embrace the HDCH mission and vision. Meanwhile, HDCH is on the verge of a new capital project to re-invent their facility and multiply learning situations for years to come. The DRA will develop and deploy a comprehensive fundraising strategy to foster annual and legacy giving along with support for the upcoming major capital campaign.
The preferred candidate actively lives the Christian faith while successfully nurturing financial and physical support for the organization’s goals. The DRA is passionate about educational excellence in a Christian context, loves teens and naturally leads and mentors them along the way. Relational, hospitable, innovative, and flexible describe the best person for this role.
Use your gifts and talents to make Christian educational excellence available and financially accessible to teens in the Hamilton District at HDCH! Contact us today to apply.
Our goal as the Operations staff of Hamilton District Christian High is to work as a team to provide generous hospitality to all as we:
Therefore, the role of the Director of Recruitment and Advancement is as follows.
– Design, develop and deploy a comprehensive Alumni strategy.
– Inform the alumni about the progress and needs of HDCH.
– Recruit new non-parent members to the school society.
– Steward relationships with members and encourage engagement.
The DRA will also provide support for:
Further information on Hamilton District Christian High can be found at https://hdch.org.
Application Deadline: September 30, 2019.
Please note that only applications from Permanent Residents or Canadian citizens located in Canada will be considered at this time.
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If you or someone you know, would like to start a confidential inquiry about this opportunity, please contact Mark Kraft and Larry Nelson at email@example.com
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