Tallulah Falls School is seeking a Chief Financial Officer; this position will be filled after a comprehensive national search and the selection of a highly qualified candidate. 

This top-tier position will be available in the spring of 2022, to allow for a smooth transition prior to the end of the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2022. This opportunity is open due to the planned retirement of a long-time employee in this role. 

Founded in 1909, Tallulah Falls School is an independent, co-educational boarding and day school serving more than 550 students in grades 5-12, located on two campuses. 

Academics and character development are at the heart of the Tallulah Falls School experience. The quality of the college-preparatory program and the success of students are priorities that form the foundation for this remarkable learning community. TFS students, faculty, staff, parents and supporters form a close-knit school family where everyone feels a sense of belonging and purpose. 

The employees at TFS are singularly focused on the student experience – realizing the full potential of each student.

The CFO will lead a Business Office team providing service to more than 550 students, including 130 boarding students from 21 countries, 150 employees and close to 1,000 parents/guardians.

The school’s 500-acre campus is located in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains in Northeast Georgia, 90 miles from metro Atlanta.

Overseeing an annual budget of $21,000,000 the ideal candidate will report directly to a seasoned President and Head of School. With the support of an engaged board of trustees and a dynamic senior leadership team, this person will elevate the department overseeing business operations and human resources to set a fresh tone for current and future growth. This goal-oriented senior leader will embrace the culture and values of the institution and will work collaboratively to support and lead an innovative institution with high standards and expectations.

An integral member of the school’s leadership team and a strategic thought partner to the President and Head of School, the Chief Financial Officer will work closely with him to provide integrated financial systems management 

Salary is commensurate with education and experience. The successful candidate hired to influence the employee culture at TFS will receive a competitive benefits package, including employer-paid health, dental, vision and hearing insurance, flex spending, short- and long-term disability and matching retirement contributions. 

To further inquire about this career opportunity, interested individuals should send a resume, letter of interest to President and Head of School Larry A. Peevy @

Tallulah Falls School is an equal opportunity employer. 

All job applicants at TFS will undergo testing for the presence of illegal drugs as a condition of employment. Any applicant with a confirmed positive test result will be denied employment. Applicants will be required to submit to a specimen test at a laboratory selected by Tallulah Falls School and by signing a consent agreement to release TFS from liability. All applicants at TFS will undergo a local, state and federal fingerprint-based background check.