Associate Director of Primary Grades (Lower School - SY 2024-2025)

  • Lake Highland Preparatory School
  • 901 Highland Avenue, Orlando, FL, USA
  • Oct 30, 2023
Full time Division Director/Head

Job Description

Job Summary

Lake Highland seeks an Associate Director of Primary Grades to assist the Director of Lower School in supervising the day-to-day operations of approximately 450 PreKindergarten - 2nd Grade students. This position works closely with the members of the Lower School leadership team to implement the school’s vision, mission, and initiatives. Key responsibilities include supporting research-based best teaching practices, partnering closely with students and families, evaluating faculty and staff, and assisting in disciplinary matters.

This is a full-time, 12-month, exempt position. We encourage applicants from underrepresented groups to apply.

This position announcement is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job title and the education and skills required. This is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills that are required or may be required in the future.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited institution or the international equivalent required; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 8 years experience in education required.
  • Classroom teaching experience in PreKindergarten - 2nd Grade environment required.
  • Experience in the implementation of professional development programs required.
  • A demonstrated commitment to teamwork/collaboration required.
  • Administrative certification preferred.
  • Previous experience in evaluating faculty/staff preferred.
  • Previous work experience in educational leadership role(s)preferred.

To Apply

Please email the following materials as PDFs to specifying "Primary Grades” in the subject line.

  • Cover letter indicating how you would succeed in this position
  • A current resume
  • Three professional references with at least one immediate supervisor (preferably current)

LHPS conducts background checks, including fingerprinting, and drug testing and may use a third-party administrator. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Lake Highland Preparatory School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.