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Treasurer of the Board of Directors - Neighborhood Schools, Inc.

Neighborhood School is an intentionally small elementary school (50-60 students) in Jamaica Plain that is community focused and justice-centered. Teacher-led since 1986, we are a non-profit corporation with a annual budget of $1.2 million.

Date Posted

May 13, 2024




Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

Treasurer of the Board of Directors

We are seeking a volunteer Treasurer to join the board of Neighborhood School. We have selected the next school leader who will succeed the founding Director in June 2025 The Treasurer will play a crucial role partnering with the Director during this year of leadership succession to ensure the financial stability and long-term fiscal health of the school.

Responsibilities: - Oversee the school’s financial accounts, budget planning, and financial forecasting to ensure alignment with the school’s goals and objectives. - Work closely with the incoming school leader to understand the schools bookkeeping and accounts management which supports the schools operational needs and in accordance with legal and regulatory requirements. - With the Director, present periodic financial reports to the school board and other stakeholders, highlighting trends, forecasts, and financial health. - Coordinate the annual audit process, including the selection of auditors, facilitating audits, and ensuring adherence to financial laws and regulations. - Provide strategic advice and guidance on financial matters to the school leader and board members.

This role offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the continued success of NS.  We look forward to welcoming a Treasurer to our board.

Contact Tricia Morrow with you interest and questions.