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The New Dimensions School: A Challenge Foundation Academy Published: 02/16/2017


Effective: February 1 - April 1, 2017

Position: Full-time/Contract

Job Summary: The School Director is the centralized leadership figure of New Dimensions School, A Challenge Foundation Academy located in Morganton North Carolina. The Director provides energetic, attentive and thoughtful instructional, operational, and  administrative leadership to the students, staff, parents, and community. The School Director exercises a variety of responsibilities to address critical points of accountability across the K-8 program. The School Director organizes, administers, supervises, and evaluates all aspects of the School's mission and operation, and is a representative of the School in the community.

The School Director is expected to guide staff in understanding and implementing the Core Knowledge Sequence across each applicable grade level and content area. The School Director partners with the Board of Directors, TeamCFA, the administrative leadership team, and the North Carolina Office of Charter Schools to deliver on the  School's Mission and embody the School's Core Values. The School Director is expected to have a vision for the future of the School while continuing to support and preserve the School's mission.

The School Director will be held accountable for the continuous improvement of the School and its  staff  and for increased student achievement. In this regard, the School Director reports directly to the Board, and will receive an annual evaluation from the Board based on the expectations set forth in this job  description.

Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Educational Administration/or equivalent field is required. Ed.D., Ed.S. or PhD is desirable.

Experience: At least four years experience in school leadership is required.

Other: Experience in budget planning and execution. Excellent written and communication skills are required. Must have a working knowledge of applicable computer systems including, but not limited to: Office Suite, PowerSchool, etc. Abilities in conflict management, STEAM, school development, evaluation methods, interpersonal skills, technological advancements and exceptional children are necessary. Knowledge of charter schools, relevant policies, procedures and laws are a must.

Compensation and benefits are competitive and are based upon proven experience and qualifications.

Position will begin on July 1, 2017.

Applications are available at Please submit your completed application and resume to the Board Chair at or mail your application and resume to:

New Dimensions School

ATTN: Board Chair

550 Lenoir Road

Morganton, NC 28655

Professional references and college transcripts will be required from all final candidates. A background check will also be performed.

New Dimensions School: A Challenge Foundation Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and abides by all Federal and State laws to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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