The following items offer sample language from a variety of sources to help craft or review a position description. Several examples are provided to allow schools to choose those that best match the culture of the school and the requirements of the specific position.
Job Summary Example
The school seeks a passionate, experienced educator to serve as dean of students. The dean of students is the primary advocate for students in the division and is responsible for all non-academic, student-related matters. This position will work collaboratively and in full partnership with the division head and the dean of academics to design, refine, and nurture a student experience that meets the unique needs and opportunities of our students.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Mission and Leadership
Working with Faculty and Staff
Working with Students
Discipline and Attendance
Other Duties or Responsibilities
Common Qualification Requirements
Sample Skill Requirements
Sample Requested Documents
This recorded program will help heads of schools, deans, human resource professionals, and others involved in the hiring process to understand, develop, and adopt policies and procedures that help to ensure a legally compliant and effective hiring process.
The following is a recording from the heads of school virtual roundtable, which featured a presentation from Debra Wilson on current events and state initiatives. Special guest Amada Torres, vice president of research at NAIS, shared faculty compensation & benefit data as well as regional admissions data from around the country.