Director of Summer@Carroll Program

Staff / Full-Time

Carroll School, Lincoln, MA

Summer School Overview:

Summer@Carroll is a successful five-week summer school program for students entering grades 1-9 who have been diagnosed with a language-based learning difference, such as dyslexia. Students participate in academic classes and recreational programming each day. The program is in high demand and has a substantial waitlist each year. 

About Carroll School:

Located in Waltham, Lincoln, and Wayland, Massachusetts, Carroll School is an independent day school that serves students with language-based learning differences, such as dyslexia. Carroll School empowers children to become academically skilled students who are strong self-advocates and confident lifelong learners prepared to enter other academic settings. Carroll is an inclusive community committed to embracing diverse strengths, identities, and lived experiences in order to give each child what they most need to thrive. 

Carroll School is an equal opportunity employer that offers competitive salaries and benefits, including comprehensive professional development opportunities.

Position Summary:

Carroll School is currently seeking a Director of Summer@Carroll for a 10-month position, November through August, who is responsible for overseeing the entire S@C summer school program housed in the Lincoln and Waltham campuses. This role reports to the Chief Enrollment and Financial Assistance Officer. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Plan and execute academic and enrichment programming
  • Work with CS senior leadership to define a larger, more expansive vision for the future 
  • Lead recruitment and hiring efforts for all academic and enrichment staff
  • Oversee and supervise 100+ employees 
  • Serve as the primary point of contact to ensure excellent familial customer care
  • Market the program to outside schools, prospective and enrolled families, and prospective employees
  • Collaborate with Carroll School departments, including Admissions, Information Technology, Human Resources, Finance, Health and Safety team, and Facilities, in advance of and during the program
  • Partner with the S@C senior team to provide the highest-level leadership for the program
  • Work with Carroll School academic leadership to align S@C and CS programming
  • Participate in weekly meetings with the Chief Enrollment and Financial Aid Officer (and other senior CS leaders as necessary) 
  • Develop and track program revenue and expenditures

Qualifications:

  • Experience in curriculum and education is strongly preferred
  • Experience in camp programs is preferred
  • Excellent organizational, technological, and interpersonal skills are a must 
  • Strong written communication skills are essential
  • Passion for the mission of the school and special education programming
  • Genuine love of managing people, coaching and mentoring, and customer service
  • Enthusiasm for camps, enrichment programming, and community/culture building 

Carroll School

Lincoln, MA
Elementary, Middle School, High School
Day
All Gender