Jackson, Wyoming United States
Jackson Hole Classical Academy Seeks a Dean of Academics
The Dean of Academics will plan, oversee, develop, and refine curriculum, as well as work with faculty to ensure the curriculum is taught according to the school’s philosophy of education. This position will join the Academy’s Leadership Team and report to the Head of School. The Dean of Academics will play a central role in preparing the school to apply for accreditation through Cognia (formerly AdvanceEd), as well as assist with coordinating college counseling.
A successful Dean of Academics candidate will have the following prerequisite skills, credentials, and expertise:
• Master’s Degree or Higher
• Experience in K-12 academic leadership
• An understanding of and alignment with the mission of our classical, Christian school
• Teaching experience (and a desire to continue teaching)
• The ability to work as a member of a cohesive leadership team
The curriculum at JH Classical Academy is in the classical liberal arts tradition. The Academy believes that each student is created in the image and likeness of God and that the pursuit of truth always begins with a sense of wonder. As educators, we seek “to cultivate within our students the wisdom and virtual necessary to discover and fulfill their God-given potential and contribute to a flourishing and free society.”
Jackson Hole, gateway to both Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park, is visually stunning and offers an unsurpassed quality of life. Weekend and summer recreation opportunities abound. The attractiveness of Jackson makes housing difficult to find, so the Academy assists in that search. JH Classical Academy offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.
This position is open for the 2021-2022 school year.
If you would like to be considered for the Dean of Academics position, please submit a
cover letter, resume, and Initial Inquiry: Faculty form (found on our website) to [email protected]
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