Director of Middle School
Founded in 1899, St. Andrew’s College (SAC) is an independent, all-boys university preparatory school for Grades 5-12. Located 40 minutes north of Toronto, SAC’s 126-acre campus is home to a mix of 650 boarding and day students from 25 countries. As set out in our mission statement, SAC’s rigorous academic program is complemented by a wide range of co-curricular activities designed to develop “the complete man and well-rounded citizen.” All boys participate in the extensive athletic program (71 teams across 22 sports) and a robust leadership program. Graduates gain entry to top universities in Canada, the U.S., and abroad and are part of a network of 6,000 Old Boys around the world. To find out more, visit our website at www.sac.on.ca.
We invite applications for a full-time permanent opportunity at St. Andrew’s College in the role of Director of Middle School.
St. Andrew’s College seeks an exceptional educator and leader to provide oversight and leadership to the Middle School for Grades 5 through 8. Working closely with the Assistant Head, Program, and Middle School Assistant Directors, the Director will champion the vision, philosophy, and goals of the day-to-day Middle School program while working collaboratively with teaching staff to ensure alignment and advancement of strategic priorities.
This role requires significant planning and coordination to ensure seamless daily operations. The Director of Middle School will provide oversight to the Grades 5-8 academic program with a focus on instructional practice and assessment as it aligns with the Growing Success criteria. The Director of Middle School will become fully immersed in the school’s daily life through teaching, coaching, and committee work. The Director will support the Admission team through involvement in the selection process and attendance at events, including Open Houses.
As a leader and role model, they will work to establish a positive rapport with all constituents of the St. Andrew’s College community using effective listening, communication, and conflict-resolution skills. Externally, as a critical school ambassador, the Director of Middle School will work closely with St. Anne’s School counterparts and collaborate with the CAIS network of schools.
We seek applications from candidates with demonstrated school-wide leadership experience at the Middle School level, coupled with a solid educational foundation that includes a comprehensive understanding of the Ontario curriculum. Completion of the CAIS Leadership Institute diploma, Principal’s Qualifications 1 and 2, and a Master of Education degree are considered assets. Candidates must possess an acute awareness of the unique needs of an all-boys educational setting. Experience managing daily operations and multiple priorities, including daily scheduling, events, student success, and behaviour management, are critical functions of the role. Successful candidates understand the importance of a school-wide presence leading to meaningful relationships with faculty, students, and parents.
To express interest in this opportunity, please submit a cover letter and resume through our online application portal at sac.simplication.com by December 4, 2023.We believe that diversity in our school fosters a rich, inclusive, and creative environment. We are actively engaged in building a more diverse school and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. By extension, we are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation through the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources at 905-727-2580.
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