Founded in 1931, Mayfield Senior School of the Holy Child Jesus is a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school for young women grades 9-12 sponsored by the Society of the Holy Child Jesus. Mayfield educates the minds and hearts of compassionate and inquisitive students, and guides them to become joyful, faith-filled, confident young women. Each student makes a meaningful contribution to society as Mayfield fosters their intellectual, spiritual, artistic, emotional, and physical gifts. After a distinguished tenure as Head of School at Mayfield Senior, Kate Morin will be retiring in June 2023. The Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Laura Farrell as its next Head of School. With 30 years of experience in education, Laura will join Mayfield from Merion Mercy Academy in Philadelphia.
Reporting to the Head of School and as a member of the senior leadership team, the Director of Communications & Marketing is responsible for implementing and executing a strategic marketing and communication plan to advance Mayfield as a Catholic, independent, Holy Child School, and position the school for admissions and philanthropy. The Director of Marketing & Communications will be a collaborator and deliver timely and relevant information across all platforms (web, social media, email, and print) to appropriate constituents to ensure cohesive and consistent messaging. Immersed in all aspects of school life, the Director of Communications & Marketing will be engaged in all activities including academics, admissions, athletics and arts to better understand and articulate appropriate messages.
The successful candidate will be a skilled communications and marketing professional with five to ten years of progressive work experience, preferably in an educational institution. The Director of Communications & Marketing will have the proven ability to build a strategic plan and lead rebranding efforts to support and reflect the mission of Mayfield. The successful candidate should have the capacity to plan, organize, and implement a variety of complex projects simultaneously and under deadline conditions while maintaining the integrity and quality of each project. A Bachelor’s degree is required. The annual salary range for this position is $110,000 - $130,000.
Mayfield Senior School is a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school for young women grades 9-12 with an enrollment of 330 students. Located in beautiful Pasadena, California, the school is sponsored by the Society of the Holy Child Jesus and guided by the educational philosophy of the Society’s foundress, Cornelia Connelly.
Grounded in the Seven Goals of Holy Child education, Mayfield seeks faculty and staff members who will help build a joyful educational community. We expect teachers to embrace our Holy Child mission, which encourages students to strive for excellence, find their passions, and develop the courage and confidence that comes from the understanding that their lives have meaning and purpose.
Mayfield Senior School of the Holy Child Jesus is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, gender, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law in the administration of its employment practices. As a Catholic School, Mayfield reserves the right to consider religion as a factor in the hiring process as permitted by law.