Current Openings

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Administrative Director                       
The Corvallis Waldorf School is seeking a full time Administrative Director for the school’s pre-K thru Grade 8 programs. We are looking for a leader who has a passion for Waldorf education, a strong record of management and leadership, success in development and fundraising, budgeting and financial management experience, and an ability to engage the community about the value of Waldorf education.

The ideal candidate will be a motivated and organized self-starter, with excellent verbal and writing skills, and a team builder who is willing and able to work collaboratively with a first-rate and dedicated faculty, and a skilled administrative team.

We are looking to have our new director begin in late May or early June 2014, if possible, so that there can be a transition period working with the current director, who is leaving at the end of the current school year.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities:

Administer the day-to-day operations of a school of 160 students, including exercising fiscal, budgetary, and legal authority, as well as managing risk and school resources

  • Lead and manage the school’s administrative staff
  • Work in close collaboration with the Faculty and College of Teachers to ensure that the highest quality Waldorf educational program is upheld
  • Be knowledgeable about development and outreach, and have experience with capital campaigns, running an endowment and/or expanding major donor programs
  • Monitor and address the well-being of the entire school community and facilitate positive interactions and collaboration among school constituencies
  • Be responsible for and conscious of the overall parent experience
  • Uphold professional practices in human resource management
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements applicable to the school
  • Maintain membership (ex-officio) on the Board of Trustees, provide regular reports to the Board, and work collaboratively with the Board to develop and implement the school’s strategic plan
  • Embody, advocate, and execute the mission and values of the school
  • Represent the CorvallisWaldorfSchool and its values to the broader community

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree or higher preferred.

  • Experience as a school director.
  • Business and financial management skills.
  • Success in fundraising and development.
  • Enthusiasm for and dedication to Waldorf Education

To apply, please send:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Names and contact information for at least three professional references

Applications due by April 1, 2014.

Send materials via regular mail to:

Corvallis Waldorf School
3855 NE Highway 20
Corvallis, Oregon 97330

or via email to:

smcdonald@corvalliswaldorfschool.org