Careers @ SBS
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The Stony Brook School is seeking an Academic Dean to begin work July 1st 2014 (an earlier start date is negotiable depending on availability). This is an exciting opportunity to work at one of the country’s most prestigious faith-based academic institutions. The Academic Dean will be a key part of the School’s leadership team and will have oversight of the total academic program. The Academic Dean will report directly to the Head of School.
The academic dean will serve as the primary architect of the School’s academic program. In conjunction with the Head of School the Academic Dean will develop a comprehensive academic vision for how The Stony Brook School will best prepare its graduates for the 21st century. This individual will then translate the vision into the School’s curriculum, which will be his/her responsibility to develop, align and sustain across grades 7-12.
He/she will oversee department chairs to ensure the implementation of the curricular vision in each classroom. The Academic Dean will also be responsible for ensuring that the School has the right processes and protocols in place to support the curriculum- including but not limited to schedule, pedagogical alignment and resources. The Academic Dean will be responsible for evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of the curriculum and the budgeting necessary to realize the curricular vision of the School in the classrooms. The Academic Dean will also be involved in the recruitment, evaluation and retention of faculty members.
• Vibrant, demonstrable Christian faith
• Thoroughgoing ability to articulate in theory and in practice the integration of Christian faith and academic learning
• Master’s degree or higher
• Demonstrated academic leadership experience
• Demonstrated ability to work through conflict
• Demonstrated experience working with curricula across grade levels
• Classroom experience (preferably in more than one discipline)
• User of and advocate for educational technology
• Highly organized
• Experience in a residential academic environment is preferred
Applicants should send resume and cover letter to the Head of School, Joshua Crane.
About Careers @ SBS
Thank you for your interest in teaching opportunities at The Stony Brook School.
We are seeking educators who are inquisitive, proficient, multi-talented, and passionate about impacting young lives; individuals who view the pursuit of knowledge as a life-long responsibility. Our living and learning environment is nurtured in the belief that community spirit grows from and thrives on multiple points of contact (i.e. teacher, coach, dorm parent, advisor) between faculty and student.
If you believe your commitment, skills, talents, and passion can enhance this environment and support the equipping of tomorrow's leaders, we encourage and welcome your application.
We seek a racially and ethnically diverse workforce.