Head of School – Akiba / Yavneh Academy of Dallas

  • January 8, 2019

Akiba/Yavneh Academy of Dallas welcomes applications for Head of School for our newly merged early childhood through 12th grade school.

Akiba/Yavneh is a Modern Orthodox, co-ed, early childhood through 12th grade college-preparatory school dedicated to providing an academically excellent and values-based General and Judaic education to Jewish students of all backgrounds to inspire a lifelong love of Torah, higher learning, and the State of Israel.

The Head of School will:
Embody our mission by demonstrating a deep commitment to Torah, General and Judaic academic excellence, college preparatory rigor, values-based Modern Orthodox Judaism, and the State of Israel.

Provide powerful pedagogic vision that inspires faculty to continually grow and promotes joyful teaching and learning, exceptional middot, discipline, and collegiality.

Communicate and listen effectively to build mutually beneficial relationships with colleagues, board members, parents, and students.

Lead and hire academic principals and administrative staff through effective management and supervision, while providing streamlined vision and mentorship that flows through the schools.

Build and manage budgets and promote resource development system that will promote quality and affordability.

Inspire our giving community with positive growth metrics, meaningful marketing, and mission driven decision making.

Our ideal candidate joins us with 3-5 years of prior experience in a school leadership role and is invigorated by the opportunity to lead an established and growing school community.

To learn more about our schools and to see the complete Opportunity Statement please visit www.akibaacademy.org and www.yavnehdallas.org.

To Apply
• Qualified candidates are encouraged to contact our search consultant, Dr. Scott Goldberg at jewisheducation@gmail.com.
• Candidates who are ready to apply should submit the following materials as a PDF, via email:
o A cover letter indicating why you are particularly interested in serving as Head of School at Akiba/Yavneh Academy of Dallas and an introduction to how your experiences qualify you for this leadership position.
o A current resumé

For more information, contact: jewishjobs@gmail.com

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