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Applying for Position:
DEAN OF FACULTY

This opening calls for specific administration qualifications set by the school.

CalWest's client school, in the great Orange County area, is seeking a new Head of School to begin in July 2020. The head of school pursues the vision and executes the stated mission of the school while committed to the ongoing development and well-being of the students, teachers and staff. The head provides strategic and instructional leadership oversees management of the day to day operations and ensures the financial health of the school. 

Position Skills and Abilities:

  • Master’s Degree in Education or related Administrative Leadership field, or the equivalent.
  • Minimum 10 years of administrative experience at a private school. Business related background.
  • Experience in public speaking and can communicate with confidence and professionalism about trends in education, and the college environment.
  • Strong curriculum development leadership preferred
  • IB experience a plus
  • Ability to build relationships with a variety of populations; teachers, parents and students.
  • Contributes to an environment where it embraces the diversity of colleagues and thrives on employee engagement.
  • Has excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Is energetic, charismatic and a knowledgeable educator.
  • Passionate about education and comfortable in a culture that demands steady improvement, innovation and positive change.


CalWest and our partner schools are unable to respond to all applicants.

Candidates may be submitted to multiple positions during their time with CalWest. Also, candidates may not be chosen to move forward in the search they initially expressed interest in pursuing.

Our client schools make the final decisions.

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