The Kinkaid School is seeking an innovative academic leader to join its Upper School team at the start of the 2018 school year. The Assistant Upper School Head has the principal function of working in coordination with the Upper School Head to oversee the Upper School program. The ideal candidate will have experience fostering collegial relationships among faculty, inspiring teachers to grow professionally, motivating high school students, maintaining high standards, and developing curriculum. The Assistant Upper School Head reports to the Upper School Head and serves as the authority in charge when the Upper School Head is not available.
The Kinkaid School is a co-educational non-sectarian day school enrolling over 1,400 students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. Located on a sixty-five-acre campus in the heart of Houston, Texas, the School offers a thriving intellectual community in the midst of a vibrant, urban, diverse culture. With an enrollment of about 610, the Upper School fosters a learning environment centered on academic excellence, intellectual curiosity, and personal attention. The Upper School faculty enjoys small class sizes and a collegial, collaborative environment centered on intellectual curiosity and continuous professional development.
The Kinkaid School provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law, The Kinkaid School complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.