The Williston Northampton School is an independent co-educational boarding and day school in Easthampton, Massachusetts with a culturally diverse educational community in grades 7-12. The school seeks to hire an Academic Dean to begin work in July 2022. The Academic Dean is responsible for leading and supporting the delivery of instruction to meet Williston Northampton’s goals for academic excellence, in tandem with the dynamic and diverse goals of the campus and the institution’s strategic priorities. The Academic Dean, who is a member of the senior administrative team, provides ongoing academic guidance for students and maintains complete academic records for all students. In addition, the Academic Dean contributes to the development of sound academic policies and processes that support the goals of Williston Northampton School.
This position may include involvement with coaching our afternoon athletic program, teaching, student advising, and weekend duty. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and must have the ability to work in a school environment by successful completion of all legally required and school required background checks including the state mandated CORI, Criminal Offender Record Information, SORI, Sex Offender Record Information and Fingerprint based criminal background check. Full benefit package to include medical, dental, retirement, etc.
Candidates must possess the flexibility, energy, commitment to teamwork, and appreciation for adolescents that life in an independent, boarding community requires. Please direct all inquiries, including a cover letter, current resume, statement of philosophy, and contact information for three references, to Corinne Fogg, Dean of Faculty, firstname.lastname@example.org. Non-smoking campus. EOE. A full job description is available.