Springmont, a private PK-8 Montessori school in Sandy Springs, Georgia, is seeking an AMI Elementary-trained Division Head to begin as early as January 2023. Compensation for this 10-month, full-time, salaried position is highly competitive and commensurate with experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package that offers health, vision, and dental insurance, paid time off, and professional development and retirement savings opportunities. Hours are 7:45-4:30 daily, plus attendance at school events that may occur outside school hours.
Division Heads support faculty and staff in serving the school’s mission and implementing programs related to the school’s growth plan. Springmont’s Elementary Division Head oversees 3 Lower Elementary and 2 Upper Elementary classrooms and the Specialists that support Elementary children. Responsibilities include pedagogical consistency in the school’s Elementary program and development and support of the Elementary faculty and staff, as well as compliance with AMI and SAIS standards, goal setting and improvement plans for Elementary faculty and staff, and the management of annual standardized testing. Partnerships with the Admission office and other Division Heads for the program’s continued success and providing educational guidance and support for enrolled families are vital components of the role.
Qualifications include an AMI Elementary diploma, at least 5 years of classroom experience in an AMI Elementary classroom, and a bachelor’s degree in education. Candidates should be committed to fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment, eager to provide warm and nurturing guidance and mentorship, and prepared to work collaboratively and efficiently to meet deadlines. They should possess a keen sensitivity to current events, strong interpersonal and effective verbal and written communication skills, a growth mindset, and a deep sense of mission and purpose aligned with Springmont’s culture and core values.
Interested candidates should please email email@example.com, including Elementary Division Head in the subject line. Cover letters should be included in the body of the email, and resumes should be submitted as attachments. Only candidates of interest will be contacted.