The Director of Curriculum is responsible for the design, creation, and evaluation of academic programs and activities in accordance with the school’s mission and portrait of the graduate.
To that end, the Director engages in the following duties, responsibilities and activities:
collaborates with division and department leadership in the creation and evaluation of school curricula across all departments and both divisions.
manages the articulation of curriculum and all communications with various stakeholders regarding the academic program.
monitors curricular compliance with University of California and National Collegiate Athletic Association.
collaborates with the Rabbinic Director, Director of the Israel Center and division principals to take an integrated curricular approach as desirable and appropriate, including and especially where it involves the Jewish mission of the school.
ensures that assessments reflect a meaningful measure of student learning outcomes and curricular mastery, and that both formative and summative assessment are used appropriately to guide student learning and teacher practice.
develops and implements mechanisms for sharing and utilizing data about student success and teacher effectiveness.
collaborates with the Assistant Head of School and divisional administrative teams in developing mechanisms for evaluation of instruction, and on personalizing and individualizing professional development.
serves as a senior-level administrative leader and colleague in articulating and implementing Milken’s vision as a world leader in instruction and learning.
teaches and/or advises within the academic program.
other duties and projects as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
A master’s degree or equivalent, and previous academic leadership is required.
Milken Community High School is the largest community, Jewish day school in the United States. On the foundation of the highest academic standards and Jewish ethical and spiritual values, Milken Community High School develops students with sharp minds, generous hearts and kind souls. We value each
member of our pluralistic community while we foster a deep connection to Israel, a lifelong dedicat...ion to the Jewish people and a passionate commitment to the service of humanity and the perfection of God's world.