All Saints’ Episcopal Day School is seeking a Head of Middle School to provide leadership and expertise in securing and enhancing the quality of its strong middle school program. The Head of Middle School reports to the Head of School and serves as a member of the senior administrative team of the school.
The Middle School Head supervises 29 faculty and staff members serving a middle school of 250 students in grades 5-8.
This is a full-time twelve- month exempt position. The position provides attractive compensation and benefits in line with regional independent and Episcopal school norms. The start date for the position is July 1, 2017.
Commitment to the mission of All Saints’ Episcopal Day School
Relevant advanced degree
Related and successful prior experience in middle school leadership position(s), preferably in an independent/private school setting. Prior professional experience in an Episcopal school is also a plus.
Demonstrated ability to interact positively and productively with multiple constituencies
Positive attraction to the Southwest region generally and the Phoenix area specifically
Desire and skills to institute best programs and practices in 21st century education
Commitment to, and familiarity with, effective integration of new technologies into the teaching and learning process
Provide leadership, vision and direction for a talented faculty
Select and/or retain, evaluate, and develop faculty members of the highest quality and dedication
Exercise initiative in encouraging thoughtful and effective educational innovation
Facilitate efforts to encourage a collaborative faculty culture
Communicate clearly, positively and effectively with students and parents
Participate actively and collaboratively as member of school’s administrative leadership team
Communicate frequently with the Head of School and Head of Lower School about faculty, student and program issues
Work closely with admission office in student recruitment, admission and retention
Serve as key ambassador for middle school with internal and external constituencies
All Saints' Episcopal Day School in Phoenix, Arizona, is a parish-affiliated Pre-K through Grade 8 coeducational institution enrolling approximately 500 students.
Situated 10 minutes from downtown in the north central area of Phoenix, the campus is in an attractive residential area along beautiful tree-shaded streets. The 11-acre campus is shared with All Saints’ Episcopal Church.
All Saint...s' Episcopal Day School has nurtured the hearts and minds of students since 1963. As an outreach ministry of All Saints’ Episcopal Church, the School expects and promotes the individual’s active commitment to integrity, learning, and academic excellence. The challenging curriculum and close-knit, caring community reflect the traditional Anglican appreciation of cultural, racial, socioeconomic and religious diversity. All children, regardless of their denomination, attend student-led chapel sessions twice a week and take part in religion classes. All Saints’ Episcopal Day School is open and inclusive of all religious traditions and embraces diversity as a value to be sought, including in its employment practices.
All Saints’ is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest and holds membership in the National Association of Independent Schools, the Arizona Association of Independent Schools, the National Association of Episcopal Schools, and the Southwestern Association of Episcopal Schools.
All Saints’ Episcopal Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer