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Westridge School is an independent day school for girls located in Pasadena, California. Founded in 1913, the school has an enrollment of approximately 500 girls in grades 4 through 12 and has a long-standing reputation for the excellence of its academic program. Westridge is committed to educating intellectually adventurous thinkers, and courageous, compassionate leaders. Westridge is a vibrant and diverse community that is grounded in the commitment to goodness in all aspects of life and learning. Students are encouraged to learn and thrive in new ways, to try new things, and to be resilient. The school balances challenging academics and a focus on leadership development with a deeply engrained culture that prioritizes physical and emotional wellness and treating oneself, others, and the world with integrity, respect, responsibility, and inclusion. At Westridge, girls gain the confidence and courage to stand up and speak for the ideals of responsibility and integrity as they take their places in an ever-changing world.
Westridge is seeking a Dean of Lower & Middle School Student Activities to join our community beginning fall of 2018. Reporting to the Director of Lower & Middle School, the ideal candidate will bring strong leadership skills and teaching experience to this newly created role. This position oversees the systems that support student activities and programs, among other duties and responsibilities. This is the perfect opportunity for an educator who appreciates the critical role student-led activities play in developing strong girls, yet understands the detailed planning and coordination required to create those meaningful experiences.
Specific Responsibilities Include:
Some physical requirements of this position may be prolonged standing, some bending, stooping, walking long distances, hiking; and the ability to lift 20 lbs.
Schedule and Salary
This is a 10.5 month, full-time, exempt position and is eligible for Westridge’s comprehensive benefits package that includes paid time off, medical, vision, dental, and generous retirement plan. Office hours are 7:00am to 4:00pm; with flexibility to work evenings and weekends when necessary. Some travel required. Salary range depends on qualifications and experience.
Send cover letter, resume, and references to Jobs@Westridge.org. Include “Dean of Lower & Middle School Activities” in the subject line.
Westridge School is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are evaluated without consideration of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. For more information: www.Westridge.org.