Austin Preparatory School, located in Reading, Massachusetts about 20 miles north of Boston, is seeking candidates for the position of Dean of Students beginning the 2018-2019 academic year. Founded in 1961, Austin Prep is a Catholic independent co-ed school serving students in grades 6-12. Austin Prep has a talented faculty of approximately 75 that administers a challenging curriculum that prepares students well for success in high school and college. The Dean of Students reports to the Assistant Headmaster.
The Dean of Students provides significant leadership for the school community to promote the wellbeing of students during their years at Austin Prep. The Dean of Students will have an opportunity to work with a dynamic and innovative leadership team that is focused on advancing the school’s mission, which is rooted in the tradition of St. Augustine. The most promising candidates for this position will understand the importance of using the mission of Austin Prep as the framework for decision-making. The Dean of Students will have modeled in his/her professional and personal life unquestionable integrity and be a principled leader who can balance collaboration and decisiveness. The Austin Prep community seeks a Dean of Students who will be an engaging, energetic, and joyful leader.
Interested candidates should submit the following electronic documents as a single PDF to DeanSearch@austinprep.org: 1) a letter of interest expressing the applicant’s qualifications for this leadership position; 2) a resume; 3) a personal statement or educational philosophy not exceeding one page; and 4) a list of five professional references that includes e-mail, phone number, and a description of the professional relationship (references will not be contacted without the applicant’s permission).
Review of applications will begin immediately and qualified candidates will be contacted as materials are received.
About Austin Preparatory School
Austin Preparatory School is a Catholic co-educational independent school for students in grades 6 - 12.