Stepping Stones Montessori School is seeking a qualified Head of School beginning in the Summer of 2024.
Located in beautiful Grand Rapids, MI, Stepping Stones Montessori is a non-profit, tax-exempt school that offers an outstanding authentic Montessori education for 200 students Toddler through Middle School.
The ideal candidate is an experienced Montessori school leader who is versed in the business
aspects of running a school. The ability to balance the oversight of authentic Montessori education,
school operations, and commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. The art of delegation with an
experienced administrative staff will be an asset for this new school leader. Stepping Stones’ new HOS must be a visionary who can communicate and implement the strategic plan in partnership with a professional, invested, and supportive Board. The HOS will effectively develop engagement with the community to join in that vision.
Applications are due August 15. For a complete description, see the Opportunity Statement.
Interested candidates must submit the following documents via email to Carla Hofland, Consultant, Metro Consulting Services:
- Cover letter addressed to the Search Committee expressing interest in and detailing qualifications for the position
- A current resume
- A statement of educational leadership philosophy (1-2 pages)
- Two examples of writing on a school or educational topic (can be school newsletter/communications)
- Five references (including email addresses and telephone numbers) that can be contacted confidentially