Glenlyon Norfolk School (GNS) is an independent day school from JK-12 that is a caring and thriving community. As one of fifteen IB World Continuum schools in Canada offering three International Baccalaureate programs, GNS is proud of its unique 'IB Advantage': a 21st-Century education which educates the whole child and creates global thinkers.

We are a dedicated and community minded team at GNS with a big heart and a strong work ethic. We are looking for like-minded individuals who will share in our passion for preparing outstanding citizens of character who will contribute to the world through their leadership, a commitment to service, and an understanding that we are all responsible for the future of our communities. We are currently seeking great candidates for the following opportunity:

Manager, Annual Appeal

Regular, Full-time position

Start: immediate

Position Overview:

The Manager of the Annual Appeal is responsible for the implementation, delivery and management of a comprehensive annual giving program. This role fosters the growth of best practices in communication and solicitation strategies, donor relations, direct response techniques and integrates with our event staff, all with the goal of developing and sustaining a long-term, sustainable philanthropic giving program for the School.

What You’ll Bring

If you have a passion for philanthropy and a desire to contribute to an exceptional educational program that will shape our future leaders, we want to hear from you. Preferably you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, public relations, marketing or other related field with some additional coursework or certification in fundraising. We seek an experienced fundraiser with a background in direct response fundraising, donor solicitation and stewardship however, we are willing to train the right individual. This could be an excellent opportunity to learn from a highly seasoned and successful team of fundraisers.

Our “Must-Haves”

You will be a caring and compassionate individual who actively lives the GNS values of Truth, Courage, Caring, Individuality and Community. You will demonstrate a high degree of professionalism and integrity, be driven to succeed, and always put relationships first. You will have a natural ability to connect with others, be tactful and diplomatic in your approach, and know how to get things done. Strong organizational skills and the ability to juggle multiple priorities and deadlines is required.

Why work for GNS?

We are a committed group of people that love what we do and believe firmly in living our values. We work hard but we also believe in having fun while we’re at it! We offer a comprehensive total compensation package including immediate benefits plus a generous RRSP program, tuition discount, free parking, fitness centre and much more. We invite you to join our truly exceptional community and to experience a rewarding career in independent education. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter indicating personal strengths and accomplishments by visiting the following link:

We encourage applicants to apply without delay as interviews will commence immediately. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those short-listed will be contacted

Glenlyon Norfolk School will only use and retain personal information for the purpose for which it was collected. Any personal information provided will be maintained in confidence.

Job Category:
Management & Professionals
Glenlyon Norfolk School
Posting Date:
11/5/2021 9:23:24 AM
Victoria, British Columbia