Director of the Connecticut Federation of Catholic School Parents
Posted: September 4, 2014
An exciting and rewarding opportunity exists for a full-time director, with an office in Hartford, CT, who will be responsible for maintaining a comprehensive statewide parental alliance and legislative advocacy for Catholic schools in Connecticut.
Qualified candidates must be thoroughly acquainted with and capable of articulating the Catholic school vision and be able to develop and disseminate legislative alerts in consultation with the Connecticut Catholic Conference. In addition, the director will advocate and lobby on behalf of the bishops, superintendents, and Catholic school parents in regard to matters pertaining to Catholic school education.
A Bachelor’s Degree in political science or a related field is preferred. The selected individual will be required to register as a lobbyist with the state of Connecticut, and will work closely with a Board of Trustees.
A proven track record in administrative skills, including but not limited to, interpersonal relations, budget preparation and management, strategic planning, and the ability to write grant proposals, is required.
This position will require excellent verbal communication and writing skills as well as a strong knowledge and application of current social media platforms, such as Constant Contact, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
A thorough knowledge and respect for the Roman Catholic Church and its teachings, as well as respect and support of Catholic school education, is required.
Interested applicants should submit a resume and a letter of interest, including salary requirements, by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To contact the Human Resources Office:
Karen Kean, Director of Human Resources
134 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, Connecticut 06105