Glenelg Country School in Ellicott City, MD seeks an Upper School Dean of Students. The Dean of Students oversees all aspects of student life in the Upper School, including student activities, events, support and discipline. S/he leads the advisory system, is a key advisor to the Upper School Head and collaborates closely with the Upper School Director of Studies, Upper School Counselor, and Director of Student Support. In addition to supervising the Upper School Grade Deans and helping plan grade-level activities, the Dean maintains the calendar of Upper School events, helps draft and finalize the all-school calendar, and collaborates with the Middle School Dean of Students on issues related to the 8th-9th grade transition. The successful candidate will possess a love of teens, a deep commitment to their health and an ability to support and guide them through challenging situations. Experience in Middle or Upper School teaching, student life or administration is advantageous. Superior organizational skills and an ability to manage details are essential, as are a high degree of emotional intelligence and a successful record of parent engagement. GCS offers competitive salaries and benefits. Please see www.glenelg.org for more information about the school.
About Glenelg Country School
Glenelg Country School is a coeducational independent school located in Howard County, Maryland and has approximately 800 students in Pre-K through 12th grade. See the GCS website www.glenelg.org for additional information about the school. GCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a competitive salary and benefits.