Seabury Hall, a private college preparatory school in Upcountry, Maui, is seeking an experienced educational specialist to lead a pilot program of personalized education for its students grades six through twelve. This innovative addition to the Seabury Hall community and expansion of its educational program will motivate and enable students to reach their highest potential and will be calibrated to help students understand their individual learning profiles.
The program will support students who seek to overcome academic challenges, while also meeting the needs of high-achieving students who want to expand their study skills or seek independent course offerings beyond our campus. The program initiatives will be aligned with the school’s mission as a rigorous college preparatory school.
Candidates for this position must be skilled at public speaking and marketing, as well as confident and competent in educating faculty and parents. Work will range from one-on-one student sessions to small seminars and larger group presentations. Some travel and professional development will be expected in order to determine the best practices and to explore directions for possible expansion of this pilot initiative, as well as to remain current on research in effective learning techniques.
The ideal candidate will have at least an Education Specialist degree (Ed.S.) or a Masters in Education or Special Education, with a Doctorate preferred, and will have run an educational program independently with a knowledge of budgeting and scheduling. Accurate and efficient data gathering and interpretation will be required to establish the efficacy of the pilot program and possible future directions. A minimum of five years’ experience in the field is preferred.. Knowledge of digital and online learning options for students would be helpful. Salary will be commensurate with degree and experience. This position reports directly to the Head of School.
Interested candidates may send a resume and cover letter to Kay McLeod, Assistant Head, at firstname.lastname@example.org.