Worcester’s premier college-preparatory co-ed day school serving students from Central MA and MetroWest, Pre-K–Grade 12
About Bancroft


Thank you for your interest in employment at Bancroft School. Located in Worcester, MA, we are an independent, non-sectarian, college preparatory school for students in PreK through Grade 12. Founded in 1900, Bancroft provides a superior education for students with diverse backgrounds and talents and develops responsible, ethical, lifelong learners. 

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Current Openings


Posted 03/04/2019 09:06AM

Bancroft School is a community of students, faculty, administrators and parents working together to create an atmosphere of engaged learning. The Bancroft experience empowers both our students and our employees to develop connections and embrace their unique talents to emerge as leaders, humanitarians, and globally engaged citizens. A PreK – Grade 12 independent day school located in Worcester, Massachusetts, we are committed to cultivating a community that embraces differences and welcomes candidates who will add to the racial and cultural diversity of our community.

The Director of Alumni & Donor Engagement will be an experienced, talented relationship manager looking for a position where passion and innovation are encouraged and supported.  


This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join a strong advancement team in an alumni and community relationship role. This position will have the opportunity to capture the energy and enthusiasm of 4000 alumni worldwide, as well as other community members, to support the overall advancement of the School through volunteers, events, communications and programs. Working closely with the Chief Advancement Officer, this position will engage and steward donors to the school, with particular emphasis on alumni relations. This is a forward-facing position that requires an apt persona for managing volunteers, running events, writing compelling text, and managing projects. The position offers a prime opportunity for those who are strategic thinkers to incorporate their entrepreneurial and creative skills. Poised confidence and the ability to deal diplomatically and effectively with all types people in all types of situations as well as the ability to work with and analyze data from a constituent database is critical to success in this position. This is a full-time, 52-week per year position.

The ideal candidate would have:

  • Ability to work occasional weekends and evenings.
  • Experience using technology in professional settings, including websites, social media and e-communication systems.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills with the ability to communicate clearly and convincingly.
  • Prior experience with databases and data analytics.
  • Demonstrated experience managing events – both large and small scale.
  • Ability to plan and execute both long term and short-term projects and events.
  • Prior experience working in an Advancement Office.

If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, personal statement, and references to employment@bancroftschool.org.

Bancroft is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Professional Credo

Bancroft Teacher

We believe in...

Children — their inherent goodness and capacity for growth, their potential as learners, and their promise as creators of a better future.

Embodying the School's mission to inculcate children with the same values, sensibilities, practices, and attitudes that define us as lifelong learners.

The power of learning and teaching, and in the importance of knowledge and academic excellence.

Modeling high character, honesty, integrity, and respect.

Collaborating as colleagues and exercising our individual and collective responsibility to create a school characterized by inclusiveness, healthy challenge, and goodness.

Exemplifying perspective and balance, compassion, commitment, optimism, patience, reflection, flexibility, good humor, inquisitiveness, and openness to new ideas and possibilities.

 Please view our Philosophy and Mission.

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