Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart in Princeton, New Jersey, an independent, Catholic all-girls PS-12 Sacred Heart School is searching for an Assistant Head of the Upper School. An equal opportunity employer, Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart seeks candidates who will demonstrate skills in cross-cultural teaching and leadership practices, and a dedication to working in a diverse community.
The school seeks candidates who:
Communicate effectively with diverse populations.
Create an inclusive classroom/work environment.
Use multicultural teaching/leadership methods, materials and resources, that reflect an understanding of multiple perspectives.
Engage in professional development opportunities to further develop inclusive teaching and leadership practices.
The Assistant Head of Upper School will be an experienced Upper School educator who is passionate about teaching and learning in a student-centered environment. Experience or training in educational leadership, teacher evaluation and support, advisory programming and scheduling desired. Candidates should possess a strong work ethic, excellent organizational skills, positive attitude, and the ability to work collaboratively. Advanced degree preferred.
As a member of the Upper School faculty, the Assistant Head of Upper School will teach one or two Upper School classes and is expected to complete all of the responsibilities of an Upper School faculty member with additional duties including faculty support and evaluation, working with department chairs and Curriculum Committee for curriculum development and articulation, coordinating meetings and student support, and helping ensure the smooth running of the division.