The School - Founded by Clara B. Spence in 1892, The Spence School is an independent, college preparatory day school serving 752 girls in Kindergarten through Grade 12. Ranking among the nation’s pre-eminent schools for girls, Spence is committed to high academic standards, integrity, a diverse student body, and a purpose larger than oneself.
Spence’s vibrant canvas of teaching and learning is inspired by the words of Clara Spence, who described learning as an “intellectual and moral adventure.” The talented faculty embraces the challenge of preparing Spence’s able students to thrive as engaged citizens with purpose, passion, and perspective.
The Position - Reporting to the Head of School and working collaboratively with a dynamic team of senior administrators, the Head of Upper School provides moral and ethical leadership, oversees all aspects of the student experience, promotes healthy communication, and serves as a passionate advocate for the division and for the power of a Spence education.
How to Apply - Acting on behalf of Spence, Wickenden Associates is actively recruiting exceptional leaders for this appealing opportunity.
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About Wickenden Associates, Inc.
Founded by former Princeton University Dean of Admission James Wickenden in 1986, Wickenden Associates ranks among the nation's premier independent school consulting firms, conducting searches for Heads of Schools and other senior administrative positions. We serve schools large and small, coeducational and single-sex, boarding and day.