Director of Institutional Advancement

Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart

Princeton, New Jersey

Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart (Stuart) is an independent Catholic school that welcomes and embraces students of all faiths and backgrounds, helping them to become accomplished, confident women and #LeadLikeAGirl. The School serves over 400 private school students in preschool through grade 12. The Stuart community is characterized by religious, racial and ethnic diversity. Since 1963 Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart has had a continued commitment to enroll a talented, motivated and diverse student body from every economic and social background by providing financial aid to students at all grades.

It's an exciting time to join Stuart, as its new strategic plan is put into action. Created with feedback from parents, its girls, faculty, staff and administration and the Board of Trustees, the strategic plan: A Vision for 2021: Powerful girls leading positive change in themselves, their communities and the world was developed with a mission to ensure Stuart girls get the strong commitment of expertise and resources they deserve.

The Opportunity

Stuart is seeking a seasoned Director of Institutional Advancement who can help execute the plan and take the lead in the school’s largest Capital Campaign. Supported by a highly engaged Head of School, Board of Trustees and determined Advancement team, the new Director will be a mission-driven, innovative and results-oriented leader. Additionally, s/he will bring a track record of experience leading a comprehensive advancement department including annual fund, major and planned giving, volunteer engagement, advancement marketing communications and more.