International School of Brooklyn (ISB) seeks a dynamic and inspirational leader to serve as the next Director of Middle School. The ideal candidate will be able to leverage the strengths of our faculty, students, and parents to continue to build on our culture of progressive education and excellence. The Director of Middle School reports to the Head of School and is a member of the Senior Leadership Team. This position has a start date of August 1, 2017 and includes teaching one Middle School class per year.
International School of Brooklyn (www.isbrooklyn.org) is an N-8 International Baccalaureate (IB) and language immersion school (French and Spanish) located in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. ISB values diversity, inclusivity, and meaningful connections with our community.
Minimum 10 years experience in education, of which 5 have been in a significant leadership role
Advanced degree or international equivalent
Demonstrated ability to promote diversity and inclusivity in schools within curriculum, schools, and community
Experience in a progressive education setting
Bilingual or near native English/French or English/Spanish
Experience developing and implementing behavioral support and intervention programs/structure
Experience working at the Middle School level and a passion for educating Middle School students
Sense of humor and ability to work in a fast paced environment
Advanced degree in education or related field
IB experience preferred
Experience working in multicultural setting
Experience working in independent schools
For full job description visit http://isbrooklyn.org/about/careers/. To apply, send a cover letter detailing your experience and educational philosophy, your CV and details of three professional references, all in a single pdf document to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than March 3, 2017.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with the experience of the candidate