Date Posted: 7 December, 2021
Role: Academic Support
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Education: Masters degree
Minimum Experience: 8-10
As the only all-girls’ independent school in South Carolina, Ashley Hall provides a dynamic education, preparing students to become strong, confident leaders for the future generations. The School serves girls kindergarten-grade 12 (co-ed 2 years-5 years), with a small residential boarding program for grades 9-12. Since its founding in 1909, Ashley Hall has empowered young women to think critically, act ethically, and embrace challenges and adversity with confidence.
Today, Ashley Hall is still grounded in its mission and takes pride in preparing young women to advance as leaders in a global society by focusing on core values referred to as the school’s “Hallmarks”: to be compassionate, intelligent, worldly, creative, collaborative, purposeful and discerning. These qualities guide the Ashley Hall community and are part of the cultural competency that is needed to build a strong foundation for a better future.
Ashley Hall is seeking an Assistant Head of School for Teaching and Learning to begin the role in July 2022. The Assistant Head will partner with the Head of School to ensure that the school’s educational programs, policies, and practices are interconnected and aligned with its mission and values. The individual in this role will partner with academic departments to develop curriculum and programs that serve the school and support faculty, staff, and administrators in their continued growth. Importantly, the Assistant Head for Teaching and Learning will play a critical role in the anticipated adoption of the International Baccalaureate programs (PYP, MYP, Diploma).
Opportunities and Challenges
The Assistant Head of School for Teaching and Learning will work collaboratively with all constituents of the School to deliver the School’s mission to prepare educated women who are independent, ethically responsible, and prepared to meet the challenges of society with confidence.
In collaboration with the Head of School, Division Directors, and other senior administrators, the Assistant Head of School for Teaching and Learning will shape the day-to-day implementation of the School’s curricular design and strategic initiatives.
The Assistant Head of School for Teaching and Learning will face challenges and opportunities including:
Effectively communicating the value of the academic program to internal and external audiences
The Assistant Head for Teaching and Learning plays a central role in the School’s leadership and daily administration. Reporting to the Head of School, the Assistant Head’s core responsibilities include:
Desired Qualities and Qualifications
The most competitive candidates will offer most or all of the following qualifications and qualities:
The ability to articulate vision and strategy and the tactical skills necessary to deftly manage the
Leadership Style and Qualifications
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