Saint Gertrude High School is seeking a Director of Communications & Media Reporting to the Head of School and working with senior administrators, to lead, plan, and implement overall strategies for all marketing and communications on behalf of Saint Gertrude High School in order to raise Saint Gertrude’s visibility, advance its brand, and articulate clear messaging to internal and external constituencies.
The primary objective of the Director of Communications & Media is to create and communicate a compelling story about Saint Gertrude High School designed to lead to increased admission applications, support the work of the Development Office, and promote the academic departments and programs of the school as needed (including print, digital, video, and social media), employing the latest research, trends, and tools in advancement-focused communications. The Director is also responsible for all advertising, publicity, and public relations for the school.
Saint Gertrude High School is an independent all-girl 9-12 Catholic institution governed by the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia, Inc. We are committed to maintaining the framework of Catholic doctrine in the classroom and in all school activities. As a condition of employment, each faculty and staff member must affirm their belief in God, agree to support the teachings of the Catholic Church, and to support and model the mission and values of Saint Gertrude High School and the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia, Inc. -- including community, hospitality, and stewardship -- in all that we do.