The Middle School Dean of Students reports directly to the Middle School Principal. The Dean of Students will work hand-in-hand with the High School Deans of Students to ensure coordination, consistency, and harmony of both schools. The Middle School Dean of Students will serve on the Leadership Team of the middle school. The Dean of Students will have strong communication skills in working with the school administration team, parents, teachers, and students.
Work together with the High School Deans and Activities Director to help promote a “one school” atmosphere.
Manage the day-to-day student discipline, working with classroom teachers, maintaining records and documentation, communicating with parents, follow up, etc.
Enforce OCS uniform policy and attendance policy.
Supervise students during “down –time” hallway, break, lunch, before and after school.
Work with High School on school-wide initiatives like drug awareness, anti-smoking campaigns, harassment and bullying, etc.
Spiritual Mentoring of Students as needed.
Create appropriate activities and events to enhance the Middle School campus life.
Supervise/advise the Student Leadership Team, planning school wide events including activities which will enhance school spirit.
Manage morning and afternoon carpool rotation and assignments of security personnel.
Participate in other administrative duties: admissions events; MS programs; in-service; etc.
Participate on the Leadership Team. Attend Leadership Team meetings.
Other responsibilities as we determine strengths, interest, and needs.
Communicate progress on initiatives with the Middle School Principal and administrative assistant.
Maintain inter-school communication and seek assistance from office staff to improve performance.
Maintain good relationships with students, staff, and parents.
Comply with established lines of authority.
Communicate regularly with parents, seeking their support and advice, so as to create a cooperative relationship to support the students in the school.
Bachelors minimum, MS preferred
About Oaks Christian School
Oaks Christian School located in Westlake Village, California, is a Christian, co-educational, college preparatory school serving grades 5-12.
Mission Statement: To dedicate ourselves to Christ in the pursuit of academic excellence, artistic expression, and athletic distinction, while growing in knowledge and wisdom through God's abundant grace.