Category: School Administration
School: Chesterbrook Academy
Location: Columbia, SC
Date Opened: Sep 23, 2022
Job ID: 15417-OTHLOC-CKt7Wfw0
IGNITE | INSPIRE | IMPACT
The Head of School will oversee all Program Directors, office and support staff. The ideal candidate for this role will bring together exceptional educational outcomes, quality customer service, and leadership expertise to grow Chesterbrook Academy, ensuring that our unique culture is inculcated in the daily operations. Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess strong business acumen, customer focus, and talent development.
BA degree required
Prior Head of School experience (2+ years)
Private School for profit experience (2+ years)
Administrative education and/or experience
At least four years of teaching experience
Proven effectiveness in problem solving
Duties & Responsibilities:
Promote Cultural Alignment with Chesterbrook Academy Values:
Deliver Key Business Outcomes:
Ensure Exceptional Academic Outcomes:
The Head of School will be a dynamic, engaging, self-reliant and entrepreneurial senior leader, accustomed to managing with a collaborative, fact-based approach, with articulate communication and interpersonal warmth. He or she will have demonstrated the ability to build strong and open working relationships characterized by mutual respect between superiors, peers and subordinates within the school. This leader will be openly communicative of ideas with others and inviting and considering input from the school, his/her peers and their direct reports.
The Head of School will be accessible and approachable, respecting intellectual integrity and valuing individuality, building and fostering working relationships with school partners from a variety of functions and geographies, thus enabling a partnership mentality with the entire Chesterbrook team. Open to feedback, he/she will be a senior leader who promotes continuous learning and committed to ongoing self-improvement.
Key leadership characteristics include: