The Dean of Students in an integral part of the Administrative Team at the AGBU Vatche & Tamar Monoukian High School and works closely with the Head of School, faculty, staff, parents, and students. The position is responsible for but not limited to the following:
Works with the head of school and administrative team to develop and manage academic and social policies, protocols, and practices that serve to support student development, learning, health, and safety.
Collaborates with the high school team to provide academic support, student counseling, and testing.
Promotes high standards and expectations for academic performance, student leadership, personal integrity, and community responsibility.
Takes the lead in disciplinary and honor code matters.
Oversees student conduct and maintain student discipline.Address social and academic infractions; maintain correspondence related to grades and conduct with parents and other concerned parties.
Advises students when necessary, and be a strong student advocate.
Coordinates new-student orientation.
Schedules special programs and events for attendance by the student body such as assemblies..
Works with administrative team to develop and implement the Student Handbook.
Keeps the head of school informed regarding student issues.
Performs other duties as assigned by and in support of the head of school.
Bachelor’s degree; advanced degree preferred
Well versed in Armenian is preferred, but not required
3+ years of experience in education and proven success as part of an administrative team
Outstanding organizational skills
Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Dedicated to being a student advocate
Demonstrated success as a confident problem solver
Proven track record as an independent and goal-oriented team member
Additional Salary Information: Salary is competitive and includes benefits