Dean of Academics and Faculty
Miss Hall's School
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Salary: Based on Experience
Date Posted: 1/22/2018
Job ID: 41046
Position/Title: Dean of Academics and Faculty
Employer: Miss Hall's School
Category: Administration
Type: Dean
Status: FullTime
Job Description/Responsibilities:
Miss Hall's School is actively seeking a Dean of Academics and Faculty to lead the faculty and implement our vision for our transformational academic program. Working closely with department chairs and other colleagues, the Dean identifies, encourages, and supports innovation that incorporates new ways of teaching and learning and the core competencies of an MHS graduate — vision, voice, interpersonal efficacy, and gumption — into the curriculum. As a member of the School’s senior administrative team, the Dean is a strategic leader, an advocate for girl-centered education, and a passionate steward of the mission, values, and vision of the School.

The full position description can be found at

The School is seeking applicants who are available for July 1.
Minimum Degree: Ed. M
Certification Required: No
Minimum Experience: 7-10 Years

● Experience in independent schools as an educator, administrator, and leader;
experience in a boarding school and/or an all-girls school is preferred
● Demonstrated excellence in working with students and faculty from diverse backgrounds
● Commitment to cultural competency and inclusivity
● Demonstrated success in leading an institution or program through institutional change
and innovation
● Talent for building strong teams and a commitment to collaboration
● Passion for supporting and growing teachers through development, coaching,
evaluation, and mentoring
● Ability to listen, learn, and come to understanding of the culture of the School
● Willingness to experiment, ask questions, and take risks
● Knowledge of best practices in curriculum development, pedagogy, and educational
● Sense of humor
● Creativity and flexibility
● Effective, articulate, and sensitive communicator across constituencies and media
● Integrity, authenticity, and heart
● Ability to inspire and motivate faculty and students to excel
● Advanced degree and continued professional development in school leadership
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Contact Info
Cover letters and resumes should be addressed to our Head of School at No phone inquiries please.