Kids Express Learning Center, an infant through Kindergarten academically rigorous private school, is seeking a Director of Academics. Located in Madison Wisconsin within ninety minutes of Milwaukee, this for profit school has a long successful history of being the leader in preschool education in Madison. Planned expansion into elementary grades has opened this new administrative position. The school seeks a strong and effective educational leader to lead the school’s growth and future expansion.
The successful candidate will be:
An educator who is a current Assistant Head/Principal, Department Head, Academic Dean in a private school environment
A strong proponent of values-based education
A high energy person with enthusiasm and passion for children
Advanced in the knowledge of educational methodologies and curriculum development
A person with excellent interpersonal skills
A demonstrated leader of faculty and staff
Someone who is a lifelong learner and has a love of teaching
Accepting and embracing of diversity at every level
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Credentials will be reviewed as they are received with a minimum Master’s degree being a requirement.
Please submit a resume, a letter of interest including a personal statement detailing your educational philosophy, and a list of references to be contacted during the shortlist process.
Experience as an administrator and educator in pre-school through middle school private education is preferred. The chosen Candidate will be a high-energy, enthusiastic leader who will support the continued implementation of the Owners’ mission and vision. Experience with new school start-ups or department growth is an asset. A working knowledge of preschool education is preferred.