Founded in 1887, Head-Royce is an independent, non-denominational, co-educational college preparatory, K-12 school, which offers a challenging educational program to educate the whole child. The mission of the School is to inspire in our students a life-long love of learning and pursuit of academic excellence, to promote understanding of and respect for the diversity that makes our society strong, and to encourage active and responsible citizenship. More information about the School can be obtained on our website: www.headroyce.org.
The Associate Director of Programs reports to the Director of Programs who manages all auxiliary programs including the After-School Programs, The Summer Enrichment Program and the Heads Up program. As a primary responsibility, the Associate Director is the administrative and educational leader of the Heads Up program, responsible for day-to-day operations, finances, funding, personnel, program development, student success and marketing. Other duties include managing the summer program website, hiring procedures, special projects and general administrative work.
The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and will have significant experience working in the non-profit environment.
-Experience in an educational/academic setting and with youth programs.
-Skill in curriculum design and program vision implementation.
-Candidates should also have a minimum of 3+ years in a supervisory role.
-Knowledge of staff training and evaluation.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills, grant writing background a plus.
-Familiarity and understanding of issues related to diversity and the OUSD school system.
-Strong computer skills and the ability to learn and manage new technology.
This position is a 12 month administrative position beginning January 1, 2014. Head-Royce is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding employees through a competitive compensation package. The School provides a strong professional development program including funding for conferences, advanced education and other unique professional opportunities.
Applicants should send a cover letter, resume and list of references to Crystal Land, Assistant Head of School via email@example.com. Head-Royce is an equal opportunity employer.