NPES Head of School Seeking an experienced school leader to assume the Head of School position on July 1, 2021. NPES is a thriving Preschool through 8th Grade coed day school that is dedicated to raising confident, self-reliant individuals, in partnership with families, while instilling a sense of curiosity, a passion for learning and a commitment to having an impact on the broader community.
Through small class sizes and an authentic, experiential education, our students build academic mastery and learn essential life skills.
Art, music, drama, foreign language and athletics are central to the experience and give students important opportunities to develop and excel.
Social-emotional learning supports and enables personal growth and full usage of our academic curriculum.
We value each student and focus on the habits of heart and mind together to develop resilient and confident learners.
Our commitment to excellence begins with our faculty and staffs’ love of children and is strengthened by instructional expertise and extensive professional development.
Students, parents, faculty, and staff are active and invested in the learning process, and these partnerships help students become the very best versions of themselves.
The NPES community is a vibrant and inclusive social network built on a common purpose of supporting our students and sustained by lasting friendships.
Diversity of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a critical source of strength in the community.
NPES is committed to providing an extraordinary educational value for the tuition.
Our students are good citizens who demonstrate kindness, openness, respect, and responsibility every day.
Through a commitment to service, our students learn to see beyond themselves and understand the value of being part of a larger community.
By participating in multi-age, collaborative learning activities, our students understand how to work together to solve problems.
Please submit materials in the same font and style via email as Word documents or PDF files to Sam Richards (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Susan Lovejoy (email@example.com). The deadline to submit application materials is July 15, 2020, but applications will be reviewed as soon as they are received.
Documents required to complete an application include the following:
A letter of interest explaining why you are a great fit for the Head of School position at North Park Elementary School
A current resume or CV
A personal statement or educational philosophy
The names, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers and affiliation to the candidate of five (5) professional references (Finalists will be asked to submit 10 additional references)
Reference letters, writing samples or other supporting documents are welcome but not required
About North Park Elementary School
North Park Elementary School is a is a vibrant student-centered community built upon a caring professional teaching staff working in partnership with actively involved parents. We are a 240 strong Pre-Kindergarten thru 8th Grade non-sectarian, independent school that develops children to be self-motivated, independent thinkers who love learning for its own sake. We do it by discovering, respecting and growing each student as an individual. Students are engaged by a comprehensive, academically challenging curriculum emphasizing exploration and discovery.
In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at North Park Elementary School will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. North Park Elementary School does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.