Head of School Search

Starting on July 1, 2018

For the position of Head of School, the Lycée Français de New York seeks a leader and team builder who embraces the culture and values of the institution, possesses an understanding of and appreciation for both French and American cultures and education, and advances a dynamic and forward-looking vision for the school. Occupying a unique place amongst New York independent schools and serving a diverse and multinational population, the Lycée offers its next Head an opportunity to grow and develop a prominent school while preserving its essential identity and strengths.

The ideal candidate will be an effective leader and team player, ready to advance the mission of the school. Recent years have seen significant changes at the Lycée, with innovations in student-centered learning, changes in the faculty roles and responsibilities and the opening of our new York Wing building. It will be the task of the next Head to continue this progress, working with a dedicated Board to shepherd students, faculty, staff and parents through recent and future changes.

Capitalizing on the school’s unique culture and values, the next Head will continue to develop the Lycée’s reputation for excellence and its place among New York City’s leading independent schools. The next Head will actively support ongoing advancement and fundraising, serve as a leader in the areas of teaching and learning, and be a warm, personable and communicative figure in the daily life of the school.

Interested candidates should contact Carney Sandoe directly for further details:

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