Tower School, a premier independent PK-Grade 8 co-educational day school in Marblehead, MA founded in 1912, seeks an Upper School Division Head to begin July 1, 2017. The Upper School Division Head is responsible for leading and inspiring faculty, advocating for and nurturing our students, communicating with families, and coordinating and developing strong academic programs for the 6th–8th grade division with approximately 75 students and 10–12 faculty. The Upper School Division Head reports directly to the Head of School and in collaboration with the Lower School Division Head must ensure a continuity of program and practice across all grade levels. The Division Head should be knowledgeable of best practices and progressive pedagogy. The ideal candidate should possess superior leadership and communication skills, a minimum of five years of teaching and/or administrative experience, a master’s degree (preferred), and a passion for the development of middle school students. Candidates should also be committed to continuing development of relevant professional knowledge and skills. Candidates should also have high energy, a good sense of humor, and a willingness to be flexible, collaborative and creative. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to email@example.com.