Based in Atlanta, GA, Marist School is an independent, Catholic, college preparatory, coeducational day school of the Marist Fathers and Brothers serving students in grades seven through twelve. The school is owned and operated by the Society of Mary, more commonly known as the Marists, a religious congregation of priests and brothers founded in France in 1836. Marist is accredited by the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) as well as AdvancEd. Founded in downtown Atlanta in 1901, Marist is the oldest Catholic secondary school in the Atlanta area. The school moved to its current site on Ashford Dunwoody Road in 1962 which is now home to over 1100 diverse and achieving students.
The goal of Marist's curriculum is to challenge each student to reach his/her academic potential. Teachers provide instruction in a variety of modalities to reach different learning styles with the goal of preparing students to be successful in college and life thereafter. Marist students are formed to be independent lifelong learners who are able to manage and make use of the information explosion that the twenty-first century will bring.
This distinguished school community now seeks to secure its next Academic Dean. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in the oversight and leadership of robust and rigorous curriculums. S/he will be an experienced and collaborative academic leader possessing a deep understanding of what makes a Catholic education special. With a proven record of accomplishment in leading the review, implementation and growth of extensive curriculums, s/he will be a highly-visible team player who values engaged and experienced administrators and faculty, driven students, and supportive parents.
Candidates are expected to be available to assume the responsibilities of the position in July 2019. For additional information regarding the school community please visit their website here. The search prospectus for this exciting opportunity can be found here. All inquiries and applications will be treated confidentially and with the greatest respect. Applications will be accepted until March 22, 2019.
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