The Blake School seeks an energetic, intelligent and organized Middle School educator with strong leadership skills and a commitment to excellence to serve as its next Assistant Director. The Assistant Director must work joyfully and effectively with a full range of students in addition to managing the complex systems that support a positive school climate. The ideal candidate displays a strong work ethic and a lively sense of humor, has a broad understanding of Middle School curriculum and philosophy, and brings substantial Middle School teaching experience. Candidates should demonstrate a professional commitment to pluralism and to developing their own intercultural competence. Blake is particularly interested in candidates who will enrich the diversity of identity, lived experience and thinking that makes a community strong and empowers students to engage across differences.
The search committee will begin reviewing applications November 5. Blake will typically cover the travel and lodging costs for finalist candidates visiting from out of town.