Miss Hall's School, Inc Director of Horizons in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Miss Hall's School inspires and encourages each girl to pursue the highest standards of learning and character; to contribute boldly and creatively to the common good; and to seek a purposeful life, based on honor, respect, growth, and personal authenticity. At Miss Hall's School, we champion social justice; insist that all community members demonstrate respect for each other through words and actions; and affirm that diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to learning and problem solving, discovery and personal growth, and cultivating empathy and cultural competency. Guided by these beliefs, and with the understanding that being an inclusive community requires ongoing work and commitment, we foster cross-cultural dialogue and allyship to honor and celebrate our diverse community. Position Overview The Horizons Program at Miss Hall's School is an experiential learning and community based curriculum. Through weekly on and off-campus internships, volunteer opportunities, class-wide projects and workshops, students build leadership and advocacy skills, explore career interests, and influence the world around them. Miss Hall's School seeks a full-time Director of Horizons to guide this program to deliver mission-consistent, girl-centered, innovative practices, and in the design/development of new opportunities for student learning and institutional partnerships. Candidates should have a minimum of a Bachelor degree and 2 year's experience. The ideal candidate will be a visionary leader, entrepreneurial thinker, and skilled educator dedicated to the growth and mentorship of young women. We seek a collaborative and creative professional who will work closely with community members across the School, and seek to forge meaningful connections with local, regional and global organizations. Experience in a school setting strongly preferred along with a demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion and experience serving a diverse/global community required.