The Head of School seeks a skilled partner and educational leader to guide the Middle division as we continue to strengthen ACDS by offering effective and innovative programs, nurturing a strong commitment to professional engagement and growth, ensuring a personalized approach to families and students, extending our unique emphasis on communication skills, and fostering a middle school culture that is both joyful and challenging. The next Head of Middle School will join an exceptional administrative team an energized and collaborative middle school faculty, and a close-knit community.
The successful candidate will have at least a Masters Degree in a related field, had significant experience in the classroom and in an academic leadership role, and will demonstrate a deep knowledge of research and practice in middle years teaching and learning. A strong appreciation for diversity of all kinds and skill in meeting the needs of a diverse student population is essential. The School seeks candidates who have strong interpersonal skills, superior written and oral communication skills, a collaborative orientation, excellent organizational and technological skills, a positive outlook, and a good sense of humor.
Candidates should send a resume, statement of educational philosophy, and list of references in PDF format to Summer Sonner, Executive Assistant to the Head of School, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Head of Middle School” in the subject line. No phone calls, please.