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Interim Director (Maternity Leave Replacement)

Brooklyn Schoolhouse
Date Posted: 09/06/2022
Salary / Wage: Salary is competitive and determined by an equitable salary scale established for all teaching staff
Location: Brooklyn, New York
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Brooklyn Schoolhouse seeks an Interim Director to lead the school for a five-month period while the Director takes a leave of absence. At Brooklyn Schoolhouse, the Director is responsible for overseeing all operations of the school, collaborating with families, and supporting teaching staff. The Interim Director is a full-time, temporary position, reporting to the Founder. The Interim Director position will begin on January 9th, 2023, and end on approximately June 1st, 2023. There is an expected two-week period for training with the current Director.


Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Oversee all Operations of the School

- Manage and Execute the Administrative Calendar

- Manage and Conduct aspects of Admissions and Enrollment as needed

- Teacher Support

- Manage additional support for children, privately and through the DOE

- Interface with the Department of Health to meet permitting and other requirements.

- Work with the Founder to develop school practices and to grow and manifest the vision.

- Manage the school’s operating budget.

- Responsibility for all licensing, documentation, and filing requirements for the school, students, and teachers; keeping student and staff files up to date.

- Responsibility for Human Resources for staff. Including managing PTO, sick days, and the scheduling of substitute teachers.

- Collaborate with teaching staff to design and prepare for the Summer Program.

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- The ideal candidate will have administrative experience in a progressive educational setting.

- Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and management skills, and the ability to communicate and problem solve effectively.

- New York State Teaching certification is required.

- BA required; MA preferred.

Application Instructions:

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