All Saints’ Episcopal Day School is seeking a Head of Middle School to provide leadership and expertise in securing and enhancing the quality of its strong middle school program. The Head of Middle School reports to the Head of School and serves as a member of the senior administrative team of the School.
The Head of Middle School supervises approximately 30 faculty and staff members serving a middle school of 250 students in grades 5–8.
This is a full-time, twelve-month, exempt position. The position provides attractive compensation and benefits in line with regional independent and Episcopal school norms. The start date for the position is July 1, 2019.
Commitment to the mission of All Saints’ Episcopal Day School
Master’s Degree in Education or closely related field
At least five years of teaching experience or teacher leadership
Related and successful prior experience in middle school leadership position(s), preferably in an independent/private school setting
Experienced student-centered educator with a strong knowledge of middle school curriculum and the desire to institute best practices by leading a collaborative team
Ability to connect with middle school students
Deep knowledge and understanding of this age group and their needs
Strong communication skills
Strong organizational skills
Positive attraction to the Southwest region generally and the Phoenix area specifically
General Position Responsibilities
Communicate clearly, positively, and effectively with students, parents, and faculty members
Work closely with parents and faculty to support children academically, socially, and emotionally
Provide leadership, vision, and professional development for a talented faculty
Select and retain, evaluate, and develop faculty members of the highest quality and dedication
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable, with years of experience and educational level considerations.
About All Saints' Episcopal Day School
All Saints' Episcopal Day School in Phoenix, Arizona, is a parish-affiliated pre-k through eighth grade coeducational institution enrolling approximately 518 students.
Situated 10 minutes from downtown in the north-central area of Phoenix, the campus is in an attractive residential area along beautiful tree-shaded streets. The 16-acre campus is shared with All Saints’ Episcopal Church.
All Saints' Episcopal Day School has nurtured the hearts and minds of students since 1963. As an outreach ministry of All Saints’ Episcopal Church, the School expects and promotes the individual’s active commitment to integrity, learning, and academic excellence. The challenging curriculum and close-knit, caring community reflect the traditional Anglican appreciation of cultural, racial, socioeconomic and religious diversity. All children, regardless of their denomination, attend student-led chapel sessions twice a week and take part in religion classes. All Saints’ Episcopal Day School is open and inclusive of all religious traditions and embraces diversity as a value to be sought, including in its employment practices.
All Saints’ is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of ...the Southwest and the Southwestern Association of Episcopal Schools and holds membership in the National Association of Independent Schools, the Arizona Association of Independent Schools, and the National Association of Episcopal Schools.
All Saints’ Episcopal Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.