Director of Information Technology

Staff / Full-Time

St. Sebastian’s School, Needham, MA

About St. Sebastian’s School

St. Sebastian’s School is a vibrant, Catholic independent school serving 375 boys in grades 7-12, in the MetroWest suburbs of Boston. We are dedicated to providing a rigorous academic program grounded in the Catholic faith, fostering intellectual curiosity, moral character, and a lifelong love of learning in our students. As a thriving school, we are seeking a passionate and experienced Director of Information Technology to lead our growing IT team and support our mission.


  • Develop and implement a comprehensive IT strategic plan aligned with the school’s overall vision and goals.
  • Oversee all aspects of the school’s technological infrastructure, including network, servers, software, cybersecurity, devices (laptops, desktops, tablets), and peripherals (printers, copiers, phones, etc).
  • Lead our IT team, providing training, mentoring, and performance management.
  • Manage IT budgets and ensure efficient resource allocation.
  • Maintain a strong understanding of emerging educational technologies and implement them to enhance the learning experience for students and faculty.
  • Partner with faculty and staff to integrate technology effectively into the curriculum and daily operations.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant data privacy regulations.
  • Develop and maintain disaster recovery and business continuity plans for all IT systems.
  • Uphold the values and mission of the school in all technology-related decisions.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (Master’s degree preferred).
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a leadership role within an IT department, preferably in an educational setting.
  • Proven track record of developing and implementing successful IT strategic plans.
  • Strong understanding of network management, cybersecurity principles, data security best practices, and educational technology trends.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Experience working within a budget and managing resources effectively.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative environment.
  • Make a meaningful impact on the lives of students and faculty.
  • Be part of a vibrant, inclusive faith-based school community.

To Apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter to No phone calls please.

St. Sebastian’s School

Needham, MA
Middle School, High School