Jun 06, 2019

Head of School

  • Agnes Irwin School
  • Bryn Mawr, PA, USA
Full-time Education Executive Leadership

Job Description

Head of
The Agnes Irwin School invites nominations and applications for
the position of Head of School.
Since the School's founding in 1869, The Agnes Irwin School has
dedicated itself to providing an exceptional and empowering
education for girls. Rooted in academic excellence, scholarship,
community, and collaboration, AIS consistently tailors its programs
to the distinctive and individual needs of girls, always holding
fast to the principle that a girl's educational journey from
childhood through graduation should be joyful, challenging,
creative, and inspirational. The school is located on a beautiful
campus in Philadelphia's Main Line suburbs, allowing AIS students
and faculty to benefit from access to the comprehensive cultural,
educational, environmental, and industry resources that the
Philadelphia area provides.
Enrolling more than 570 girls in pre-kindergarten through grade
12, The Agnes Irwin School is a leader in all-girls education,
using research-based practices to provide the best possible
experience for students. A student to faculty ratio of 6:1 ensures
that each girl is known within a community prioritizing leadership
development, character, and respect. The School employs 97 faculty
members, of which 84 percent hold advanced degrees, and 62 staff
members, all dedicated to empowering girls to learn, to lead, and
to live a legacy.
Reporting to the Board of Trustees, the Head of School will
provide the leadership and vision to advance The Agnes Irwin
School's mission while stewarding its human, intellectual, and
financial capital with energy, warmth, and a spirit of innovation.
The next Head will oversee the academic program, enrollment
management strategies, and fundraising opportunities to ensure that
AIS continues to lead in girls' education. The most qualified
candidate will be passionate about the well-being of students, an
effective and compelling communicator, a visible champion for the
school community, a seasoned manager, and a strong fundraiser with
demonstrated experience as a dynamic and entrepreneurial

The expected start date for this opportunity is July 1, 2020.
For consideration, please send all nominations and applications
confidentially to:

Shelly Weiss Storbeck, Managing
Ethan Dubow,
Lisa Solinsky,
Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates,

For more information, please visit The Agnes Irwin School's home
page at

The Agnes Irwin School does not
discriminate in any term or condition of employment on the basis of
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry,
citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status,
genetic information or any other characteristic or status protected
by federal, state or local law.

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