SOUTHERN TEACHERS AGENCY
. . . because your students deserve the best
Assistant Head of School for Academics
Fort Worth Country Day
Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth Country Day seeks an Assistant Head of School to oversee all aspects of the
school’s core academic programs in grades one through twelve, including evaluation of instruction,
curriculum mapping and improvement, and faculty professional development. The Assistant Head
will visit classes regularly and give teachers feedback and constant support. He/she will work with
the three division heads and the two athletic directors in recruiting and hiring teachers and coaches.
The Assistant Head reports regularly to the Head of School on academic matters, including
annual recommendations regarding renewal of teachers’ contracts and changes in their salaries.
Twice a year, he or she reports directly to the Board of Trustees about program growth and teacher
The successful candidate will be an experienced independent school teacher and
administrator with a proven record of success in curriculum mapping and development and in
teacher recruiting, mentoring, and retention.
Fort Worth Country Day is a coeducational, independent school with 1,110 students in
kindergarten through grade twelve. The school’s mission is to foster the intellectual, physical,
emotional, and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college
preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics. Its 100-acre campus is located in
southwest Fort Worth, Texas, a metropolitan area of 1.6 million known worldwide for its vibrant
arts, music, and cultural life, including a lively downtown district.
Interested applicants should submit via email an STA application (available at
www.SouthernTeachers.com), current resume, list of references, and educational philosophy to
Mr. Jamie Estes
The Assistant Head for Academics position is a twelve month position starting July 1, 2014.
Tel (434) 295-9122 7 Elliewood Avenue, Suite 2A Charlottesville, VA 22903