Executive Director/Head of School

Sterling Montessori Academy and Charter School


Sterling Montessori Academy and Charter School in Morrisville, NC, is seeking an Executive Director for the 2018-2019 school year with a start date of June 2018. Founded in 1997, Sterling Montessori is an Academy and Public Charter School serving approximately 760 students from Pre-K through 8th grade. The School follows Montessori guiding principles including mixed-age classes, use of Montessori materials, and individual lesson plans.

Sterling’s Mission Statement:
Sterling Montessori Academy and Charter School (SMACS) is a diverse educational community built on the Montessori philosophy that fosters curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking in its students. At Sterling, teachers follow students’ individual needs to achieve personal academic excellence and to become life-long learners who respect themselves, others, and the environment.

A qualified candidate must have a proven record of successful school leadership and a passionate commitment to children. Candidates must have strong organizational, operational, interpersonal, and budget management skills. Candidates must also possess a demonstrated ability to focus on attaining rigorous academic goals, curriculum development, and a commitment to academic excellence for all levels of students.

A Master’s degree in education or related field is required.
Experience in Public, Charter, and/or Montessori education and experience working with a governing board of directors is preferred.

Application Process:
Please submit the following materials to search@lhuf.org by November 20, 2017 for consideration:
Current Resume
Cover Letter
3 References

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