Hawken School seeks a passionate leader in progressive education to serve as the next Lower School Director. The Lower School Director (or “Director”) is responsible for over 300 students in grades 1-5 located on the stunning Lyndhurst campus, 16 miles from downtown Cleveland. Faculty evaluation and supervision, curriculum development, student academic and behavioral progress, scheduling, parent interactions, and institutional record keeping are all part of the Director’s responsibilities.
The Lower School Director reports to the Chief Academic Officer and sits on the school’s Administrative Council. The Director will have an assistant director and part-time administrative assistant on their administrative team. Additionally, the newly created early childhood division will give the Lower School Director a close partner to work with daily.