DEAN OF STUDENTS
POSITION OVERVIEW: Admiral Farragut Academy seeks a passionate full-time Dean of Students for our Upper School. The person in this position is responsible for the well-being, character development, student support plans, and disciplinary process for students in grades 8 through 12. The Dean of Students manages and oversees attendance, uniform requirements, after-school detention, and student life for our boarders who reside on-campus, as well as promotes a safe learning environment for all students. Other duties include meeting with students and communicating with parents, teachers, and guidance counselors regarding behavioral issues, supervising the lunch and other common areas before, during, and after school, and chaperoning student activities and events.
A Bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field is required, and a Master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of 5 years of experience in a Dean of Students or similar role is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. Ability to pass a criminal background check and drug screen required. Ability and willingness to be part of weekend duty rotation during the school year are critical.
ABOUT ADMIRAL FARRAGUT ACADEMY: Admiral Farragut Academy is a private K-12 school with small classes, a waterfront campus, and a progressive approach to education. Located in beautiful St. Petersburg, Florida, Admiral Farragut Academy is situated about 5 minutes from the Gulf of Mexico. For more information on AFA, we invite you to visit our website (link below).
AFA provides a competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life, short-term disability, and long-term disability insurance, as well as a strong 403b retirement plan with a company match.
DEADLINE TO APPLY: September 13, 2021
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