The Foote School, an independent day school in New Haven, Conn., is seeking an enthusiastic storyteller to join the Marketing & Communications team. This full-time position reports to the Director of Marketing and Communications and partners with other departments throughout the school to share The Foote School experience with internal and external audiences. The ideal candidate has strong written and verbal communication skills, an understanding of social media marketing, and experience with photography and video production. We are deeply committed to diversity and an inclusive curriculum and community. We actively encourage applications from candidates with broad and diverse backgrounds and from individuals of all races, nationalities, and beliefs. We seek candidates who have a clear interest in being part of a community that challenges prejudice and is committed to diversity and inclusion.
Covering school events and daily school activities through photography and videography
Managing Foote’s social media accounts, including on-brand posting, data management and reporting, and staying up-to-date on the latest trends and best practices
Creating content for website, magazine and other publications
Managing website updates
Strategize with the department director on creative ways to increase enrollment and giving
Administrative duties as needed
Bachelor’s degree and related experience in the fields of communications, journalism, or marketing
At least two years of experience working with schools or nonprofit organizations
Photography and/or video production (and relevant editing experience)
Excellent written communication and digital competency skills
Availability for occasional weekend and evening events
Copious attention to detail
Familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite or relevant digital editing software
Previous experience with website management
Experience with enrollment and/or fundraising operations
The essential functions and basic skills have been included. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate.
Individuals interested in being considered for this position should send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org
A coeducational school for students in Kindergarten - Grade 9 that reflects its motto, "Gladly will I learn and gladly teach" throughout its strong and varied curriculum. Seventeen-acre campus near downtown New Haven and Yale University.