Head of School
The White Mountain School, Bethlehem, NH
About the School
Founded in 1886 and guided by its Episcopal heritage of “infinite respect for one another,” The White Mountain School is a close knit community whose goal is to help students become curious, engaged life-long learners. As a college preparatory school, the curriculum is structured according to the traditional liberal arts model; however, it is student-driven and its ultimate focus is the intellectual engagement and development of students. The school’s mountain setting inspires them to develop humility and vision and allows them to explore and excel in unique outdoor, athletic, educational, and recreational offerings that prepare them to lead lives of curiosity, courage, and compassion.
White Mountain School is accredited by NEASC and a member of NAIS and AISNE.
About the Position
The Next Head of The White Mountain School will be an experienced independent school leader who is knowledgeable in enrollment management, finances, fundraising and the business aspects of managing a school while understanding that the academic life of the school is the heart of the enterprise. Creative, energetic, and forward-thinking s/he in concert with the Board will shape the future of The White Mountain School while honoring its history and traditions.
How To Apply
Candidates interested in the position should submit the following materials as soon as possible.
- EC Candidate Summary Sheet (contact Deirdre Ling for this document)
- Cover letter addressed to the Search Committee
- Statement of educational leadership philosophy
- A list of five or more references with contact information (including phone numbers and email addresses)
- Up to three letters of reference (optional)