Make History With Us!
We invite applications for a full-time position at St. Anne’s School as Associate Director, Middle School with an appointment effective summer 2023.
During the 2023-2024 school year, St. Anne’s School will welcome girls from Grades 5-10 for the inaugural year in our stunning state-of-the-art facility across the road from St. Andrew’s College.
St. Anne’s School seeks an exceptional educator and leader to provide oversight and leadership to the Middle School for Grades 5 through 8, launching in September 2023. This role will grow with the evolution of the school. Working closely with the Head of School and Assistant Head of School, Director of Upper School, the Associate Director, Middle School will champion the vision, philosophy and goals of the day-to-day middle school program while working collaboratively with teaching staff to ensure alignment and advancement of strategic priorities.
This role requires significant planning and coordination to ensure seamless daily operations. The Associate Director, Middle School, will assist in developing the Grade 5-8 academic program with a focus on instructional practice and assessment as it aligns with the Growing Success criteria. The Associate Director, Middle School, will become fully immersed in the school’s daily life through teaching four sections, coaching and committee work. The Associate Director will support the Admission team through involvement in the selection process and attendance at events, including Open Houses. As a leader and role model, they will work to establish a positive rapport with all constituents of the St. Anne’s School community using effective listening, communication, and conflict-resolution skills. Externally, as a critical school ambassador, the Associate Director, Middle School will work closely with SAC counterparts and collaborate with the CAIS network of schools.
We seek applications from candidates with demonstrated school-wide leadership experience at the middle school level, coupled with a solid educational foundation that includes a comprehensive understanding of the Ontario curriculum. Completion of the CAIS Leadership Institute diploma and a Master of Education are considered assets. Candidates must possess an acute awareness of the unique needs of an all-girls educational setting. Experience managing daily operations and multiple priorities, including daily scheduling, events, student success and behaviour management, are critical functions of the role. Successful candidates understand the importance of a school-wide presence leading to meaningful relationships with faculty, students, and parents. The ability to lead through complex change in the school’s early iteration is paramount. A fulsome job description is available by request.
Applicants are requested to include a cover letter and resume with their submission to HR@stannes.ca
with the subject line “Associate Director, Middle School.”
Closing date for applications: January 16, 2023
We believe that diversity in our school fosters a rich, inclusive, and creative environment. We are actively engaged in building a more diverse school and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. By extension, we are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation through the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources at 905-727-2580.