Development Support Specialist

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Job Description

Organization Description

There is no school like Aug Prep! In just its fifth year of operations, Aug Prep has been voted a “Best Place to Work” by its employees THREE times. What makes us so special?

  • Authentic Christian faith integration that puts kids first in all that we do
  • Exceptional academics, as highlighted in our five-star report card from DPI
  • High expectations for students and staff
  • Outstanding resources and facilities, including 1:1 technology, a massive sports complex and two swimming pools
  • A focus on the whole child - mind, body and soul - through the arts, athletics and more

Aug Prep currently enrolls over 1,400 students and is growing to serve 2,400 students within the next 5-7 years. We graduated our first class of seniors in spring of 2021 (they earned over $7 million in college scholarships!). Learn more about Aug Prep through our annual report.

Position Description

St. Augustine Preparatory Academy is seeking a candidate to fill a full-time Development Support Specialist position. The successful candidate will shine the light of Jesus in every interaction they have. This candidate should be able to demonstrate knowledge of office operations, practices and procedures, have exceptional organizational skills, and be able to accomplish multiple tasks simultaneously. The role requires maintaining strict confidentiality of matters related to donors, students, families and staff. The ideal candidate is comfortable communicating in a number of manners (phone, in person, and email) and demonstrates a tactful, warm, friendly and competent public demeanor.

Reporting Structure: The Development Support Specialist will report to the Director of Development.

Job Responsibilities & Roles

  • Assists the development team with all aspects of donor records in the donor management database of individual, foundation and corporate donors to grow charitable giving.
  • Maintains and updates constituent records and manages donor lists to support the fundraising efforts of the team.
  • With direction from the team, develops administrative briefs for prospective donors.
  • Coordinates team purchasing, such as giveaways and supplies.
  • Supports communication and fundraising functions, including events.
  • Assists production and distribution of mailings and reports.
  • Provides monthly/weekly/daily reports as assigned.
  • Performs some writing with the guidance of the team, and updates the website as needed.
  • Coordinates meetings and the details associated with each meeting (agenda, reservations, materials, etc.).
  • Provides event support for fundraising and stewardship events throughout the year.


  • A belief in the ability of every child and a commitment to ensure excellence for each student
  • Participating member in a local church
  • High school diploma/equivalent; Associate Degree in Office Administration/ Secretarial training preferred
  • Experience in a busy office environment; able to multitask and a strong attention to detail.
  • Superb organizational and communication skills
  • Understands and complies with confidentiality requirements
  • Experience with office and web-based programs
  • Ability to work within fast-paced environment and with minimal supervision
  • Team player committed to the St. Augustine Prep mission and model
  • Lastly and most important, the candidate must demonstrate and possess the highest integrity and be able to live the values, beliefs and culture of St. Augustine Prep

​Non-Discriminatory Policy

St. Augustine Preparatory Academy is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, national and ethnic origin or any other basis prohibited by law when hiring, promoting, establishing wages, or providing benefits.

As a faith-based institution based on biblical principles, St. Augustine Preparatory Academy hires employees who agree with the school’s Mission Statement and Statement of Beliefs and adhere to biblical standards of conduct.

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