Ensworth School seeks a dynamic leader as its next Head of High School starting July 2019. The successful candidate will be an experienced educational leader devoted to the school’s mission, vision, and program. Ensworth’s Head of High School serves as the High School’s academic leader, fostering a climate of achievement and personal growth among students and faculty. This is an exceptional opportunity to lead a division of a highly regarded, forward-thinking independent school with an unwavering commitment to student-centered learning and educational excellence.
Carney Sandoe is conducting the search for Ensworth’s Head of High School. Interested and qualified candidates should submit electronically in one email and as separate documents (preferably PDFs) the following materials to Carney Sandoe:
A cover letter expressing their interest in this particular position;
A current résumé;
A one-page statement of educational or leadership philosophy and practice;
A list of five professional references with name, phone number, and email address of each (references will not be contacted without the candidate’s permission) to:
Ensworth is a kindergarten through twelfth grade, coeducational independent school. The School promotes academic excellence and inspires students to be intellectually curious, to use their talents to the fullest, to be people of integrity, and to be contributors to society. Located on two campuses in Nashville, Tennessee, Ensworth enrolls approximately 1,140 students and serves families in more than 50 zip codes. Ensworth is recognized among the leading independent schools in the nation. The school’s challenging academic program is embedded in a culture of support and encouragement and reflects a commitment to the core skills of observation, collaboration, communication, analysis, questioning, evaluation, and most importantly, the application of knowledge. Graduates have the adaptability, resilience, and resourcefulness necessary for success in the 21st century and are not only prepared to meet the demands of the future but are also imbued with a sense of purpose and service to others. Ensworth School is an extraordinary place to work and seeks employees who are passionate about learning and motivated by the opportunity to awaken that passion in students.