Job Opening for 2023-2024
Early Childhood Center Executive Director in Cincinnatti, Ohio, US
Kennedy Heights Montessori Center (KHMC) is seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic Executive Director to lead and grow our dynamic Montessori center. For more than 50 years, KHMC has championed Montessori principles and provided an authentic Montessori educational experience to a culturally and socioeconomically diverse student body. KHMC is a private, non-profit, parent co-op and 5-Star Step Up to Quality school educating over 90 students from age two through kindergarten, located within a culturally diverse, thriving urban community of Greater Cincinnati.
The Executive Director will work closely with KHMC’s Board of Directors to carry out the school’s educational mission to create a high-quality, nurturing environment that provides children with a solid foundation for learning, guided by the Montessori philosophy. We seek to enable each child to develop a sense of independence, belonging, self-awareness, and respect for self and others. KHMC also aspires to reflect the rich diversity of our neighborhood and its surrounding communities. Inspired by the Montessori philosophy, KHMC embraces these core values to guide behavior among students, parents, caregivers, and staff: diversity, respect, peace, relationships, honesty, and compassion.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about the education of children, lead through influence and collaboration, embrace diversity, and have the ability to coach and develop staff. They should have strong business acumen, be an excellent communicator, skilled decision-maker, and are able to create systems and processes to support and grow the school.
If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter that includes your leadership/educational philosophy, why you are interested in the position, and why you would be a strong candidate (500 word limit) to: KHMCsearch@gmail.com by February 26th, 2023. Click to view job description.KennedyHeightsMontessori.org