Head of School

Diablo Valley Montessori School | Lafayette, CA, United States

Posted Date 7/03/2020

Diablo Valley Montessori School (DVMS), located in Lafayette, CA, in the greater San Francisco Bay Area, is seeking a new Head of School for the 2021-2022 school year. Serving approximately 150 children ages 3 months – 6 years old, the school is supported by over 40 dedicated staff members and a deeply engaged parent community. A budget of over $2 million provides for the successful operation of a comprehensive, early childhood Montessori education following the standards set forth by the American Montessori Society (AMS).

The next Head of School at DVMS will be joining an established, successful school with a stable organizational environment and strong culture of collaboration and participation. They must be skilled at building trust and relationships in order to cultivate a strong and respected voice in decision making processes. The ideal candidate is an experienced Montessorian who is also well-versed in the business aspects of running a school. The ability to balance the implementation of a high-quality Montessori education with savvy business decisions is essential.

Montessori credential from a MACTE accredited teacher education program required.

For further details about this position, please see the Opportunity Statement HERE.

If you are interested in learning more, or applying for this position, please contact Lisa Sarafidis, lisa@metromontessori.com or (301) 230-0901. This search is being conducted by Metro Consulting Services, a boutique consulting firm specializing in Montessori Leadership placement.

Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Position Type
Full-Time (12 mos.)
Phone(925) 283-6036

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