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Job Title:
COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANT
Job Type:
Full Time
Position Level:
Experienced
Job Description:

La Pietra - Hawaii School for Girls seeks a Communications Assistant for the 2019-20 school year. This position is a 12-month, full-time, annually renewable position. The ideal candidate will hold a degree in Communications, Business, or a related area, and have experience in an independent school setting. We seek a collaborative, organized, reflective, and responsible person with exemplary teamwork skills and attention to detail.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

COMMUNICATIONS

  • Assist in the collection, editing, and distribution of materials submitted by others
  • Serve as liaison to media consultants on media and public relations efforts.
  • Generate content for various communication outlets, including the school magazine, social media, website and email
  • With Admissions Office, execute campaign to attract prospective students and retain current students
  • Design, maintain, update website and manage social networking sites
  • Organize community partnership opportunities (e.g. Wahine Forum)

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • Compile and distribute regularly-scheduled parent email newsletter
  • In collaboration with others, produce school publications such as annual report and biannual school magazine: to include researching and writing original articles, compiling and/or writing class notes, graphic design and layout

 

OTHER DUTIES

  • Assist with the promotion, marketing, and advertising of various school events
  • Manage school daily bulletin and calendar event submissions
  • Support school policies, practices and standards and its leadership

Other duties as assigned

 

Applicant Requirements:

General Qualifications/Requirements: 

Degree in communications, business, or related area; experience in independent school communications or related field; demonstrated technical proficiency; excellent verbal and written communication skills and excellent customer service. Must maintain confidentiality; work efficiently and accurately; be a team player; be able to interact with multiple constituents and able to follow through on multiple projects simultaneously.

SKILLS NEEDED

  • Adobe suite (PhotoShop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Microsoft suite
  • Photography and videography
  • Impeccable writing, editing, speaking and listening skills
  • Website editing and management
  • Database management

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and an employment application from the school’s website www.lapietra.edu to Dawn Ijiri via email to: dijiri@lapietra.edu or via postal mail to: 2933 Poni Moi Rd., Honolulu, HI 96815.


Education:
4 Year Degree
Non-discriminatory Statement:
La Pietra - Hawaii School for Girls does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or gender, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, arrest and court record except as provided by Haw. Rev. Stat. §378-2.5, disability, sexual orientation, military/veterans status, or other grounds protected under applicable state and federal laws, regulations, and/or executive orders. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits and training.
Apply To:
Mrs. Dawn Ijiri
(808) 922-2744
dijiri@lapietra.edu
School Name:
La Pietra - Hawaii School for Girls
Street Address:
2933 Poni Moi Road
Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone:
808-922-2744
Fax:
808-923-4514
Head of School:
Dr. Josh Watson
Founding Date:
1964
Religious Affiliation:
Independent
Accreditation:
HAIS, WASC
Membership Status:
Full Member
Licensed:
Yes
Day / Boarding:
Day Only
Gender:
Girls Only
Grade Levels:
6th thru 12th
Enrollment:
155
International Students Accepted:
No
Summer Programs Offered:
No
Kindergarten Cut Off Date:
Website:
Social Media:
    
Admissions Contact:
Mrs. Megan Meyer
Admissions Email:
04/09/2019 10:39 AM 06/30/2025 info@lapietra.edu School
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