Roycemore School seeks a new Athletic Director/ Teacher/ Coach to join us for the 2020-2021 school year. Now in its 104th year, Roycemore is a highly regarded, coeducational independent school for students from 3 years old through 12th grade. Located in Evanston, Illinois, on the north side of Chicago, Roycemore enjoys a long-standing relationship with Northwestern University including the Northwestern option, where high school students can choose to take college courses at the University as dual-enrolled students for no additional charge.
The Athletic Director/ Teacher/ Coach is a full time professional employee.
The successful candidate will enthusiastically embrace Roycemore’s mission, culture, and community in order to serve as an effective ambassador. The Director will report to the Head of School with a dotted line to the Upper School Head.
A minimum of five years teaching and coaching experience, ideally in an independent school environment
Demonstrated leadership and facilitative skills
Ability to communicate effectively with constituents from the entire school community
Experience with successful athletic programs and teams with experience in gymnastics and dance a PLUS
Well-rounded knowledge of physical conditioning methods
A valid First Aid Certificate from the American Red Cross, including CPR training
Strategic thinker who sees the larger picture
Ability to understand and embrace Roycemore School’s mission
Ability to balance and prioritize the needs of the school
Ability to define problems and implement appropriate solutions
Superb people skills; compassionate
A strong, team player
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Must demonstrate competency with basic computer and word processing applications
Able to use basic office equipment
Proficient in using technology and web-based tools
Demonstration of the School’s core values
Committed to diversity and inclusion
About Roycemore School
Roycemore School is a college preparatory, co-educational day school located in Evanston, IL which serves roughly 210 students ranging from Pre-Kindergarten (age 3) through Grade 12. Our mission is to inspire and nurture excellence and prepare each student for success in higher education and in a dynamic and complex world. Read more at www.RoycemoreSchool.org.