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  • Director of Strategic Communications

    Xaverian Brothers High School is an all-male, Catholic, college preparatory school, serving boys in grades 7-12.  
    TITLE: Director of Strategic Communications
    DEPARTMENT: Office of Advancement
    REPORTS TO: Assistant Headmaster for Advancement
    DESCRIPTION:
    Xaverian Brothers High School is a Catholic college-preparatory school for young men founded in 1963. The school enrolls approximately 965 day students in grades 7-12 from over 60 communities in eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
     
    GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:
    To ensure that all Xaverian publications, marketing materials, website, press releases, and other communications properly support and reflect our strategic mission and goals – advancement, student recruitment, alumni and parent relations, and public relations – essential to sustaining the school’s competitive position and long-term strength.
     
    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Coordinate all communications efforts for the school and its departments.Responsible for maintaining and strengthening the school's overall brand by enforcing visual and written guidelines across all school communications and branded merchandise;
    • Plan, schedule, and implement weekly parent e-newsletter (This Week at Xaverian) to parents, trustees, and staff and work with other members of the advancement and admission teams on all other email communications to various constituencies, including alumni, prospective parents, and prospective students;
    • Drive overall digital/web marketing efforts, including paid search, search engine optimization, social media channels, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Flickr, and YouTube, and email marketing;
    • Attend school events and classes and take photos for the website and school publications;
    • Work collaboratively with other departments and advise on publications to ensure they reflect institutional messages and objectives;
    • Create a comprehensive public relations strategy to best market the school to its external constituencies – including prospective students and families, community, and alumni. Responsibilities include distributing quarterly honor roll to newspapers;
    • Responsible for the school’s public relations efforts by creating press releases and feature articles for the media. Establish and maintain good relations with all media, as well as local community groups;
    • Publisher and editor of website, acting as content manager for the site. Responsible for webpage content being dynamic and vibrant, as well as maintaining consistency throughout the website and its content;
    • Responsible for the planning, writing, design, and production of Xaverian Magazine two times per year (Fall/Winter and Spring), and the Annual Report of Gifts (part of the Fall/Winter magazine), including the coordination of vendors for printing and graphic design work;
    • Oversee the writing and design of all non-student publications – including Fund for Xaverian direct mail, special event/stewardship invitations and marketing pieces;
    • Work with the director of admissions to help develop a comprehensive marketing campaign, including the use of the website, printed materials, and emerging social media outlets;
    • Provide drafts of policies and speeches for the Headmaster and Assistant Headmaster for Advancement and assist the Headmaster in other areas as requested;
    • Layout and design display advertising for use in newspapers and community organization program books;
    • Establish a visual and textual “standards” book for usage in external communications and ensure compliance. Establish similar guidelines for all internal communications (facsimiles, memos, etc.) and ensure compliance. This includes our mission, profile statements, and the school logo;
    • Collect news clippings involving Xaverian alumni and students, and update the news bulletin boards on an ongoing basis. Monitor and track effectiveness of press release efforts. This should be done a minimum of monthly;
    • Seek out public relations and media opportunities for the Headmaster, including key Boston area events to attend;
    • Responsible for the creation and updating of the school’s crisis communications plan and media strategy;
    • Provide photography for school events, publications, and activities, as well as stock photography. Assist in the planning/staffing of major events. Coordinate with the school photographer (Lifetouch) on their presence at school and advancement events;
    • Consult with other Advancement team members, as well as members of other departments on campus, on visual layout and design of publications. Design, layout, and produce various print projects throughout the year, including brochures, reports, programs, posters, invitations, signage, etc.
    • Work with other members of the advancement department to maintain a consistent visual "look and feel" for collateral materials to all events, from invitations through the events themselves;
    • Assist the Assistant Headmaster for Advancement in other areas as requested.
    • Occasional night and weekend work required.
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    The successful candidate must have excellent communication, analytical and computer skills and the ability to handle tasks simultaneously, as well as strong people skills.
    Please send resume, cover letter and three references to Director of Strategic Communications Search, Attention: Donna O’Connor, Xaverian Brothers High School, 800 Clapboardtree Street, Westwood, MA 02090. Fax 781-320-0458 or email at doconnor@xbhs.com. POSITION AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY. Salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits.
     
     
     
     
  • Middle School Science Teacher

    TITLE: Middle School Science Teacher
    DEPARTMENT: Science
    REPORTS TO: Mr. Bryan Dunn, Department Chair
     
    DESCRIPTION:
    Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood, MA is a Catholic, college-preparatory school for young men founded in 1963. The school enrolls approximately 965 day students in grades 7-12 from over 60 communities in eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
     
    GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:
    The applicant will have demonstrated content knowledge and pedagogic skill relative to Middle School Science. A history of collaborating with other educators, as well as the ability to maintain and adapt existing curricula to meet the ever changing needs of students is required.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable using a variety of pedagogical and assessment tools, have a passion for educating young men, and a willingness to be involved in the school community beyond the classroom setting. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, as well as an enthusiasm for the school’s mission as a Catholic and Xaverian Brothers Sponsored School.
     
     
     
    Resume, cover letter, and three references should be submitted electronically to Linda Corbett at lcorbett@xbhs.com. Please indicate MIDDLE SCHOOL SCIENCE TEACHER SEARCH in the Subject line. Position available for the 2017-2018 school year. Salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits. Deadline to apply is March 3, 2017.
  • High School Biology Teacher

    TITLE: High School Biology Teacher
    DEPARTMENT: Science
    REPORTS TO: Mr. Bryan Dunn, Department Chair
     
    DESCRIPTION:
    Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood, MA is a Catholic, college-preparatory school for young men founded in 1963. The school enrolls approximately 965 day students in grades 7-12 from over 60 communities in eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
     
    GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:
    The applicant will have demonstrated content knowledge and pedagogic skill relative to Biology. A history of collaborating with other educators, as well as the ability to maintain and adapt existing curricula to meet the ever changing needs of students is required.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable using a variety of pedagogical and assessment tools, have a passion for educating young men, and a willingness to be involved in the school community beyond the classroom setting. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, as well as an enthusiasm for the school’s mission as a Catholic and Xaverian Brothers Sponsored School.
     
    Resume, cover letter, and three references should be submitted electronically to Linda Corbett at lcorbett@xbhs.com. Please indicate BIOLOGY TEACHER SEARCH in the Subject line. Position available for the 2017-2018 school year. Salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits. Deadline to apply is March 3, 2017.
Xaverian Brothers High School provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Xaverian Brothers High School complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
A private, Catholic, college preparatory day school for boys in grades 7-12. The Boston area prep school offers a rigorous academic curriculum, a well-developed campus ministry program focused on faith, character, and leadership, and a proud athletic tradition featuring competitive Division 1 high school athletics in the Catholic Conference.