German International School Chicago is seeking a school director for the 2015-2016 school year. GISC, founded in 2009, is a German-language immersion school currently with grades PreK-5th and intends to grow to the completion of high school.
The director, as the instructional and administrative head of the school, is responsible for the effective operation of the school as well as its growth. S/he is the primary agent for creating an environment that fosters academic excellence and vitality and viability. S/he is responsible for creating a welcoming atmosphere for all members of the school community (faculty, staff, students, parents and donors) and a climate that encourages the engagement of each student in the learning process while fostering a love for learning.
Qualifications: The Director of GISC holds a Masters degree or equivalent, with administrative experience, significant teaching experience and near-native fluency in German.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and list of references to: Search Committee, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for applications is November 1, 2014 or until position is filled.
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