Do you thrive on a fast-paced environment that can change from day to day? Do you enjoy being around adolescents even if they are upset, worried or stressed out? Can you pivot from taking attendance to looking for an iPhone's owner to planning a 10th grade service trip to New Orleans?
Washington International School is seeking an individual to become a part of the Upper School leadership team and provide administrative support to the Upper School Principal, other academic administrators, teachers, students and parents.
With @ 260 students in grades 9-12 and 45 faculty and staff members in the Upper School, no two days are exactly the same.
You are organized, flexible, and approachable. You possess strong technical skills, an ability to adapt to and use online educational platforms, and understand and manipulate data. You are comfortable working independently while also ensuring the smooth day-to-day operations of the Upper School. You anticipate needs and engage in strategic thinking about school systems and processes - you can help effect change and improve the operation of the Upper School. You are able to build and maintain relationships of trust with colleagues, students and parents.
Duties include; writing correspondence, scheduling, purchasing supplies, tracking budgets and serving as the main point of contact for students, parents and teachers in the Upper School.