Glenelg Country School seeks a Head of the Upper School to begin in early summer, 2019. GCS is an age 2-grade 12 college preparatory coed day school of 780 students (335 in the Upper School, student-teacher ratio is 6 to 1) on a 90-acre country campus in Howard County, Maryland. Reporting to the Head of School and a member of the Administrative Leadership Team, the Head of the Upper School is the leader of the division and is responsible for the program, faculty, students and daily and overall operations of grades 9-12. GCS has a challenging and rich academic program that is integrated and interactive and offers a full array of artistic, leadership and athletic opportunities for students. More than half the student body come from diverse backgrounds.
Successful candidates will have a graduate degree, independent school teaching and leadership experience, exceptional communication skills, an accessible and collaborative management style and a passion for working with young people and for school life.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, statement of educational philosophy, resume and the names of three professional references via email to:
Executive Assistant to the Head of School
Glenelg Country School
12793 Folly Quarter Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042
About Glenelg Country School
Glenelg Country School cultivates a community that stimulates our students to realize their highest potential. Outstanding academic and enrichment opportunities nurture a passion for lifelong learning, personal integrity, and respect for others.
By embracing diversity of background, culture and thought, our students are prepared to become responsible and contributing members of our global society.