Position Description

The Bellwether School, a progressive, holistic education community for students ages 3-12, is seeking a new Head of School. The Head of School provides educational leadership for the school and is responsible for upholding Bellwether’s educational mission and philosophy; the integrity of its curriculum and programs; staff and faculty management; budgeting and finances; and executing the strategic plan. The Head of School understands and embraces the School’s educational philosophy and fosters a sense of community. Working in collaboration with the Board of Directors, the Head of School oversees sound financial management, ongoing fundraising, and community outreach in order to ensure the long-term health and security of the school. The heart of Bellwether is its teachers and students, as well as the families that value and trust in the unique educational experience that happens here. We are looking for a leader to join us in this wonderful journey and lead us to an even stronger future.

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A Masters Degree in Education Administration, Education, or comparable degree and/or equivalent experience. Experience in educational leadership and the administrative responsibilities of school operations (see above).

Benefits and Compensation

Generous benefits including tuition remission for dependents of HOS and salary commensurate with size and location of School.

Please address any inquiries or expressions of interest to

  • Jean Lamont, Partner, Educators’ Collaborative, LLC (email: jlamont@educatorscollaborative.com, phone: 203-605-6975)