Established in 2000, Southpointe Academy is an independent, co-educational day school located in South Delta, British Columbia. The school enrols 540 students from Kindergarten to Grade 12 and is committed to academic excellence, university preparation, leadership, and service. Over the past 15 years, Southpointe Academy has sought to cultivate a safe, positive learning environment from which to prepare its students for the rigours of post-secondary education.
This is a defining opportunity for the new Head of School to propel the school forward with passion and energy, building on Southpointe’s scholastic, athletic, fine and performing arts achievements, based on a strong vision for the future, and in keeping with the Vision (“The Southpointe community inspires learning for life.”)..
Reporting to the Board of Governors, the new Head of School will be accountable for providing overall leadership and direction to Southpointe. As the educational and administrative leader of the school, the new incumbent will be responsible for promoting, articulating, and instilling in the leadership team, the faculty, students, and parents the vision at Southpointe. Adhering to the Board of Governors’ policies and goals and objectives as set out in the Strategic Plan, the new Head of School will engage in future planning, setting of goals, and policy development, as well as continuing Southpointe’s legacy of academic excellence, leadership development, and active community involvement.
Southpointe is looking for a candidate that desires to have a strong personal connection with the school and will bring demonstrated academic, administrative and financial leadership experience from within the public or independent school system in a position such as Head of School, Deputy Head, Principal, Vice Principal, or equivalent. Experience with IB programmes will be an asset. This experience will have been gained ideally at both elementary and secondary school levels. He/she will possess a toolkit for supporting a growing school and bring a high level of emotional intelligence. Fit with the school ethos and style will be of paramount importance.
This is an exceptional opportunity for a dynamic and engaged educational leader who wants to provide students at Southpointe Academy with the best educational experience possible.
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