Position Overview

·          The Development Manager has the responsibility of achieving the school’s mission by establishing and cultivating relationships and maintaining a high degree of personal initiative that results in an increase in awareness and fundraising for the school.

·          The Development Manager carries out his/her responsibilities with the awareness that he/she is above all an apostle of Christ, especially with his/her testimony of faith, virtuous personal life, and professional dedication to the mission entrusted to him/her within the school.

·          The Development Manager works closely with The Executive Director, Board of Trustees, and Administrative Team to establish short and long-term goals for The Highlands School.

·          The Development Manager is responsible for planning fundraising activities to meet organizational goals and ultimately increase the annual fundraising revenue.  Fundraising activities may include, but are not limited to, leading Capital Campaigns, executing the Annual Fund appeal, managing the spring fundraising events, researching and applying for public and private grants, cultivating major gifts, and maintaining the donor management system.

Application is located  https://www.thehighlandsschool.org/editoruploads/files/THS_Job_Application_2.pdf

About The Highlands School

Founded in 1986, The Highlands School (THS) is a private independent Catholic school in Irving, TX, accredited by TCCBED, RC Education and AdvancEd offering students a Pre-Kindergarten to 12th grade Catholic education in the Diocese of Dallas.  Our mission is forming Catholic leaders, faithful disciples of Christ, who will take the gospel into the world to transform it.

Visit http://www.thehighlandsschool.org to learn more about our school.