HEAD OF SCHOOL
Ilan Ramon Day School
Ilan Ramon Day School is a vibrant early childhood education through 5th grade community focused Jewish Day School in Agoura Hills, CA. Named after one of the most heroic and inspirational Israeli leaders of our time, Ilan Ramon Day School prepares our children to emerge with a solid sense of self and Jewish identity. We are a community Jewish day school with an integrated curriculum focused on critical thinking, community involvement, the values of Judaism, and a personal connection to Israel. Our innovative program develops lifelong learners and leaders by emphasizing intellectual, spiritual and creative development with a focus on the social-emotional growth of each student. We are an inclusive, pluralistic Jewish Day School that upholds Jewish traditions and the love and support of Israel. We are a tight knit community celebrating personal growth and learning.
We are looking for a leader who can guide the administration and staff as we prepare our students to embrace the diverse challenges of the 21st century. Our next head of school will be an innovator who will support our mission to develop lifelong learners and leaders by emphasizing intellectual, spiritual and creative development with a focus on social-emotional growth, experiential, process-based learning.
Our school is built on the development of deep interpersonal connections between parents, teachers, family, and students. We are seeking a skilled communicator who can continue to foster these relationships and forge new ones. Our teachers are recognized as a valuable resource, and we are seeking a head of school that can support the growth of our staff and advance the school's operations and programming in order to remain competitive within an excellent school district.
At Ilan Ramon Day School, the Head of School has the overall responsibility for efficiently running all school operations. They are the keeper of the school’s values, setting the ethical tone and environment of the school. Through regular prioritizing, delegating, and negotiating among constituents, the head upholds school standards with ongoing evaluation. The head also demonstrates respect for stakeholders by maintaining prompt, honest, and sensitive communication.
More information can be found about our school at our website
Roles and responsibilities of the Head of School:
? Exhibits excellent people skills. The Head of School can interact and engage comfortably with a wide variety of key constituents including board members, parents, faculty, students, major donors and community leaders. They are warm, honest and