Durham Early School seeks a full time Head to lead a school community committed to developing a child-centered and mission-driven curriculum for children ages 3-6. Ours is an emergent curriculum through which children construct their understanding of the world by experimenting, playing, questioning, discussing and wondering. This ten-month position will include working with an in-house staff of 4 teachers, approximately 24 children, their families, and Duke work study students as well as the leadership team at Carolina Friends School and the entire school community.
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Carolina Friends School is a vibrant and inclusive K-12 learning community empowering students to think critically, creatively, and independently. We foster active exploration and quiet reflection, individual endeavor and collaborative engagement. Inspired by Quaker values—pursuit of truth, respect for all, peaceful resolution of conflict, simplicity, the call to service—we teach our children that it is possible to change the world.
CFS strongly encourages and supports applications from qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds in order to foster its mission and its commitment to diversity, inclusivity and equity.
CFS does not discriminate based on age, race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, disability, socio-economic background, family structure, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, or military service in the administration of its policies and programs. CFS is an equal opportunity employer in both policy and practice.