Overbrook School is a Catholic, coeducational school for grades prekindergarten through sixth where children grow and learn through prayer, study, community, and service. This dynamic tradition of learning melds the time-honored with the innovative, shaping children's minds and hearts through a faith-based program of academic rigor and wonder that emphasizes the pursuit of wisdom as a shared journey of discovery.
 
If you are interested in joining our outstanding faculty, please send a cover letter, resume and application form to osprincipal@overbrook.edu for one of the following open positions:


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  • Director of Communications and Marketing

    PT/ FT:    Full Time (12 month)
    School:   Overbrook School, Nashville, TN
     
    Overbrook School
    A Catholic independent, co-educational school, Overbrook School educates children in the Dominican Tradition of Catholic Liberal Education. Founded in 1936 by the Dominican Sisters of the St. Cecilia Congregation, Overbrook encourages love of God, academic excellence, creativity, and the development of servant leadership within each student. The school, located on the Dominican Campus at 4210 Harding Pike, is also home to St. Cecilia Academy High School and Aquinas College.  
     
    General Description
    The Director of Communications and Marketing works closely with the advancement team and is responsible for developing and managing internal and external communication and marketing for Overbrook School. Informed by the mission and vision of Overbrook School and in close collaboration with the principal and the Director of Admissions, an integrated communications and marketing plan is created and implemented that supports the work of all areas of school life. The Director compiles and studies all relevant school data to ensure that data is accurately gathered and utilized by the school to make data-driven strategic decisions for communication and marketing.
     
    The Director of Marketing and Communications works with the advancement team to ensure the visibility and awareness of Overbrook School among current constituents and populations less familiar with the school, and coordinates a brand management and communications plan that is consistent, of the highest quality, and reflects the Catholic, Dominican mission of Overbrook School.
     
    Primary Responsibilities
    • Create and implement a communications and marketing plan across all media integrated with the enrollment plan that reflects Overbrook School’s mission and vision
    • Set and regularly monitor annual and long-term strategic goals in collaboration with the principal and the advancement team
    • Initiate and oversee data gathering and analytics to maximize strategic and thoughtful communications and marketing decisions
    • Provide recommendations and counsel to the principal and pertinent staff on all communication, marketing/advertising, media, public relations issues, and crisis communications
    • Manage the communications and marketing budget
    • Regularly monitor happenings within the school, seeking out stories to tell and news to share; collaborate to determine most effective medium for communication of the message
     
    Qualifications: 
    • Commitment to and enthusiasm for the Catholic mission and values of Overbrook School
    • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, or related field with at least three years of marketing experience in a K-12 school setting is preferred
    • Excellent written and oral skills
    • High level of professionalism, and excellent collaborative skills with personal initiative, flexibility, and strong work ethic
    • Experience with creating written story and press release, branding, media, website design, social media techniques, digital and print materials, and video with editing is preferred.
    • Goal and deadline-oriented, with the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously
    • An appreciation of the importance of development and admissions in a private school
    • An ability to attend periodic events outside of school hours
     
    Submit:  Resume, cover letter, and writing sample to Sister Marie Blanchette at osprincipal@overbrook.edu
    Phone:    615-292-5134
    Contact:  Sister Marie Blanchette, O.P.
                     Principal
        Overbrook School
                     4210 Harding Pike
                     Nashville, TN 37205
     
     
  • Reading Specialist

    Position: Reading Specialist

    PT/ FT:  Full Time

    School:   Overbrook School

    Level:     Preschool – 6th Grade
     
    Description: Overbrook School seeks an experienced Reading Specialist to serve students in K-6th grade. The Reading Specialist supports students with academic intervention in all areas foundational literacy, reading, spelling, and written expression. Experience providing intervention through Orton-Gillingham approach and/or program based on it is essential. This position is responsible for assisting with benchmark testing, initial screenings for potential students, participating in Action Plan meetings for students supported, working with administration, teachers, and parents for communication of student needs and progress. We seek a candidate who creates an encouraging and positive environment and helps foster love of learning in students.
     
    Qualifications: Current Educational licensure with three years of experience working with elementary age children is preferred. Certification in Orton-Gillingham based reading intervention is required. Speech Language Pathologist certification coupled with Orton-Gillingham certification is preferred. Qualifications and familiarity in administering informal and formal assessments for initial and benchmark screening is needed. The ideal candidate should be an empathetic person with a passion for serving elementary-aged students who need academic support. The candidate should have excellent communication skills with attention to details related to student needs.
     
    A Catholic independent, co-educational school, Overbrook School educates children in the Dominican Tradition of Catholic Liberal Education. Founded in 1936 by the Dominican Sisters of the St. Cecilia Congregation, Overbrook encourages love of God, academic excellence, creativity, and the development of servant leadership within each student. The school, located on the Dominican Campus at 4210 Harding Pike, is also home to St. Cecilia Academy High School and Aquinas College.
     
    Submit resume, cover letter, and complete on-line application to Sister Marie Blanchette, osprincipal@overbrook.edu
     
    Contact:  Sister Marie Blanchette, O.P.
                     Overbrook School
                     4210 Harding Pike
                     Nashville, TN 37205
          615-292-5134
     
  • Full-time Facilities Maintenance Technician

    The Dominican Campus maintenance department is seeking a full-time facilities maintenance technician, who enjoys a variety of tasks, to join our team to care for our beautiful, historic campus in a school setting. Duties include maintenance of physical plant, mechanical, and electrical equipment.  Basic skills including painting, minor plumbing, and the use of hand and power tools is required, along with the ability to assist with moving furniture for event set-ups.  Job includes work on ladders and capacity to lift up to 45 lbs.  Interested individuals, please contact John Wall, The Dominican Campus Facilities Manager, at wallj1@dominicancampus.org .
     
  • Part-Time Facilities Maintenance Technician

    The Dominican Campus maintenance department is seeking a part-time facilities maintenance technician, who enjoys a variety of tasks, to join our team to care for our beautiful, historic campus in a school setting. Duties include maintenance of physical plant, mechanical, and electrical equipment.  Basic skills including painting, minor plumbing, and the use of hand and power tools is required, along with the ability to assist with moving furniture for event set-ups.  Job includes work on ladders and capacity to lift up to 45 lbs.  Interested individuals, please contact John Wall, The Dominican Campus Facilities Manager, at wallj1@dominicancampus.org .
     
  • Admissions Assistant and School Receptionist

    Full-time
    Overbrook School
    Send cover letter and resume to Sister Marie Blanchette at osprincipal@overbrook.edu
     
    Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and experience in elementary school setting preferred. High level of professionalism and excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills. Ability to engage with others in a warm and friendly manner. Familiarity with database software.
    Responsibilities: Assist the Admissions Director with promoting Overbrook mission through the enrollment process including admissions and retention events. Assist in giving tours to prospective families. Manage database for prospective families and assist them in their application and enrollment process. This position begins the day as School Receptionist from 7:30-10:00am and continues the day as Admissions Assistant until 3:30pm.
     
    A Catholic independent school, Overbrook School educates children, preschool - 6th grade, in the Dominican Tradition of Catholic Liberal Arts Education within the rich harmony of faith and reason. Founded in 1936 by the Dominican Sisters of the St. Cecilia Congregation, Overbrook is a co-educational school with a dynamic tradition of educating children within a strong community through study, prayer and service. Learning engages the whole child to grow spiritually, academically, physically, and emotionally utilizing the Beyond the Brook farm for outdoor exploration and STEM learning. Overbrook is known for fostering love of God and neighbor, academic excellence, the formation of children in freedom and virtue, creativity, and the development of servant leadership within each student. The school is located on the Dominican Campus at 4210 Harding Pike also home to St. Cecilia Academy (high school) and Aquinas College.
     
     
  • ExtendedCARE Workers

    Pay rate: $15/hr

    Overbrook School is seeking applicants to work part-time in its ExtendedCARE program from 2:20-6 p.m. when school is in session
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    Applicants should enjoy working with school-age children, must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma. Some responsibilities include playground supervision, assisting students with homework, arts and crafts activities, and monitoring of computer usage. 

    Contact Keelan Ready at 615-292-5134, ext. 3673 or
    readyk@overbrook.edu


 
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