Kent Place School seeks a Director of the Upper School to begin July 1, 2020. The Director of the Upper School is the primary administrator for grades 9–12, a division of approximately 300 girls and 50 faculty. The Director of the Upper School has overall responsibility for curriculum, faculty support and supervision, and student and parent programs for the division. He or she reports to the Head of School and is a member of the Leadership Team. Support personnel include an administrative assistant, the Dean of Students, the Academic Dean, the Director of College Advising, the School Counselor, the Learning Specialist, and a nurse. Please see the full job description here. Interested and qualified candidates should submit electronically in one email and as separate documents (preferably PDFs) the following materials:
A cover letter expressing their interest in this particular position
A current résumé
A one-page statement of educational philosophy and practice
A list of five professional references with name, phone number, and email address of each (references will not be contacted without the candidate’s permission)
Sloane Meyer, Assisting John Faubert and Karen Whitaker firstname.lastname@example.org
Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
About Kent Place School
Kent Place School is an all-girls independent non-sectarian K-12 day school, with a coeducational preschool, in Summit, New Jersey.