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Applying for Position:

This opening calls for specific administration qualifications set by the school.

CalWest's partner school in the Greater Los Angeles Area is seeking a Manager of Family Engagement and Events for a July 1, 2021 start date.


  • Possess the minimum of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university, graduate degree and/or teaching credential preferred.
  • Possess 1-3 years of events and/or volunteer management experience, preferably within an independent school.


  • Produce events sponsored by the advancement office, including but not limited to cultivation and stewardship events, alumni events, and other fundraising and community building events.
  • Serve as the day-to-day contact for the Parents’ Association, supporting the PA leadership team and providing event management support for all PA-sponsored events, including The Fair, Gala, the Back-to-School Bash, and others.
  • With Director of Advancement, Assistant Director of Advancement, and Director of Strategic Marketing & Communications, and Director of Enrollment Management, oversee strategy for family engagement from point of inquiry to and beyond graduation.
  • With Director of Advancement and Assistant Director of Advancement, develop volunteer program, including identifying, consolidating and promoting volunteer opportunities across campus.

CalWest and our partner schools are unable to respond to all applicants.

Candidates may be submitted to multiple positions during their time with CalWest. Also, candidates may not be chosen to move forward in the search they initially expressed interest in pursuing.

Our client schools make the final decisions.

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