Stoneleigh-Burnham School, an independent boarding and day school for 160 girls in grades 7-12, seeks a Director of Athletics, beginning July 1, 2018. This individual will work closely with coaches and the Athletic Trainer to provide a program that will enrich the educational and personal experiences of our students and help them develop as good athletes and good people.
Reporting to the Head of School, the Director of Athletics will play an important role in continuing to promote our athletic mantra to “win without boasting, lose without excuse.”
This may be a residential position and will include additional responsibilities - teaching or other administrative work - outside the Athletics Department.
Principal responsibilities for this position include:
Overseeing the entire athletic program design and development
Maintaining athletic program supplies and equipment
Scheduling interscholastic contests
Coordinating travel (and meals) for away contests
Scheduling practice times and spaces
Overseeing professional development of coaches
Representing the school at league, district and council meetings
Maintaining the Athletics page of the school website
Managing the Athletics Department budget
Coordinating with the Admissions Office
Chairing the Athletic Committee
Sitting on the Administrative Team
Salary is commensurate with experience; the school offers excellent benefits. The school actively seeks applicants who reflect and support our mission-driven commitment to teaching girls and creating and maintaining a respectful and inclusive school community.
Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minimum of a BA degree, masters’ degree in related field preferable
At least 5 years of applicable experience, including coaching at the varsity level and teaching in an academic discipline
The ability to collaborate well with others
Excellent writing skills
Comfort level with technology
A sense of humor
About Stoneleigh-Burnham School
Stoneleigh-Burnham School is a small independent boarding and day school for girls located in Greenfield, Massachusetts. Stoneleigh-Burnham School is the only girls' school in New England to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. Stoneleigh-Burnham is committed to excellence in teaching and holds high standards for its faculty. Applicants should be committed to single-sex education and be interested in making a positive impact on the lives of adolescent girls. Candidates who can contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of the community are encouraged to apply.