Middlesex School, in Concord, MA, will hire a full-time Director of Student Activities for the 2021-22 academic year. Middlesex is a gender inclusive, college-preparatory, boarding secondary school of 410 young people from all over the United States and the world. We are characterized by a close and humane community, an unusually dedicated faculty, and very talented students. Middlesex seeks out and celebrates students from diverse backgrounds; more than 30% of students receive financial aid, more than 10% are international, and more than 30% are students of color.
The Director of Student Activities will report to the Dean of Student and must be highly collaborative, excited to work with young people and comfortable working outside of traditional business hours. The role requires strong organizational and communication skills, as well as a good sense of humor. While it is our preference that candidates are experienced in coordinating large events, energy, enthusiasm and a strong work ethic are essential to this position.
The Director of Student Activities will be responsible for collecting input from student leaders, creating a schedule of student activities, sourcing and working with entertainment vendors, and maintaining ongoing communication with faculty stakeholders. This role requires working many weekend days during the academic year. In addition, this role would assist with coordinating the Community Life Programming, working with class advisors, organizing the assembly calendar and supporting the Community Service Program. Additional responsibilities include coaching one season of athletics and participating in other duties as assigned by the Dean’s Office.
Competitive salary and benefits, including a strong professional development program, will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Middlesex School is committed to cultivating and sustaining a community that embraces difference and welcomes candidates who will add to the diversity of our community. To pursue this position, please submit materials as follows to [email protected]: please write Director of Student Activities in the subject line and attach as a single pdf a cover letter expressing qualifications for the position and interest in Middlesex School; a current resume; and three professional references. For candidates with less than five years of work experience, please include a transcript. Materials will be accepted until the position is filled. Middlesex School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Middlesex School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Middlesex School does not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, religion, color, ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or pregnancy-related conditions, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.