Website NCCL School (Newark Center for Creative Learning)

Small Classes, Big Ideas

The Outreach & Financial Coordinator will be the external face of NCCL School, focusing on recruitment, marketing and maintaining our social media presence, fundraising efforts, and alumni outreach. This position requires the applicant to develop a successful and sustainable recruitment program. Development duties include grant writing and managing fundraising operations (including identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding current and potential donors and grantmakers).

The financial responsibilities include: managing tuition, financial aid, accounts receivable and payable, budget creation and presentation, meeting with the school’s outside accounting firm regarding payroll, taxes, 401K program, and other financial matters.

We are looking for a dynamic, flexible, and motivated individual willing to learn about progressive education and to work within our consensus based community. As a progressive school, it is expected that the person in this position will work collaboratively with staff and the NCCL community within the framework of our school philosophy.

Founded in 1971, and located in Newark, DE, NCCL (Newark Center for Creative Learning) is an independent, progressive elementary and middle school with an enrollment of 80 students, kindergarten through 8th grade. Small multi-age classes are led by expert teachers  (10:1 ratio). Graduates leave as creative problem-solvers prepared to thrive in our complex, 21st-century world.

Our Mission is to provide a rich academic & cultural foundation, which insures the joy of discovery in each child and fosters curious, creative, critical thinkers. To apply, or to learn more about our school and progressive education, visit our website:

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