The Director of Wellness is a member of the senior leadership team including the Academic Leadership Team, the Academic Programming Committee, the Committee on Equity and Justice, the Residential Life Leadership Team, the Safety Committee, and the Crisis Management Team. The Director works within and across the divisions to implement, support, and oversee curricular and co-curricular health and wellness initiatives and programming.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan and implement strategic initiatives to promote health and wellness within the Saint Andrew's School community
Continue the development of a comprehensive, campus-wide wellness program
Collaborate with school leaders and faculty on issues of school culture and climate
Supervise Wellness Team members including divisional counselors and nurses
Collaborate with the administrations of each division, school counseling offices, athletics department, physical education department, nursing department, office of admissions, school chaplains, learning specialists, dining services, and school-wide faculty to create and maintain a balanced approach to programming and student engagement
Work with the Residential Life Team to develop and implement training and programming for students and staff
Plan and implement professional learning experiences for faculty and staff
Provide parent education experiences focusing on adolescent development, wellness, and parenting related topics
Provide regular individual and group consultation with students on wellness related topics and lead/work with wellness related student clubs
Masters Degree or higher in a health related field
Significant experience and proven leadership ability in health and wellness education
Excellent organizational, communications, and interpersonal skills
Experience working with diverse populations and a commitment to issues of equity
Saint Andrew’s School is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices, including: selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, gender, race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or familial status, pregnancy, disability or handicap, genetic information, military status, or any other protected status in accordance with the requirement of all federal, state, and local laws.
About Saint Andrew's School
An independent, co-educational school for grades JK - 12, Saint Andrew's School seeks to educate students in mind, body and spirit. We welcome students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds to join our community.