Head of Middle and Upper School
Category:: York Country Day School
Department:: York Country Day School
Locations:: York, PA
Posted:: Sep 10, 2020
Closes:: Oct 2, 2020 - 11:59 PM EDT
About York College of Pennsylvania:
Founded in 1953, York Country Day School is a progressive, independent, college preparatory school in York, PA serving students in pre-K through twelfth grade. York Country Day School inspires and nurtures the innovative and creative spirit of students as they pursue their intellectual promise, as well as social and civic passions. Students at York Country Day School are known and valued as integral members of an engaging community. YCDS is an affiliate of York College of PA and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.
York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.
York Country Day School (YCDS), an outstanding PK-12 independent college preparatory school, seeks an experienced and inspiring Head of Middle and Upper School beginning immediately. The successful candidate will be an energetic, compassionate leader with experience in the classroom, curriculum development, and educational administration. The candidate is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Middle and Upper School divisions. The successful candidate for Head of Middle and Upper School will work closely with faculty, students, and parents to promote a positive and professional climate. The Head is a senior administrator and must be a team player with a collaborative style of leadership eager to work closely with others and the administrative team to advance the mission of York Country Day School. YCDS is affiliated with York College of Pennsylvania (YCP) and YCDS takes full advantage of this valuable partnership.
Candidates for this position should be proven academic leaders who are deeply knowledgeable about current trends in grades 6-12 education and passionate about working with students and faculty across these grade levels. Strong communication skills are essential for success in the role. The ideal candidate should have demonstrated the ability to establish and maintain a rigorous academic program. Compensation is based on experience and very competitive.
York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report
Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume, Statement of Educational Philosophy and contact information for five references.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications should be received by October 2, 2020.