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Career Center
January 16, 2019

Assitant Head for Spiritual and Ethical Life

St. Andrew's School
Middletown DE United States
Co-ed boarding high school, 310 students
Position Starts: July 31, 2019
Application Deadline: Open until filled

Founded in 1929 with a historically unprecedented commitment to financial aid, St. Andrew’s is an Episcopal, co-educational, all-boarding high school situated on 2200 acres in Middletown, Delaware. St. Andrew’s is seeking an Assistant Head for Spiritual and Ethical Life.

As an Episcopal School, St. Andrew’s explores the dynamic relationships of faith and learning. We seek to support the development of our students’ spiritual, ethical, and moral foundations through our Chapel program, academic program, our diverse residential community, and our commitment to service.

The School’s abiding kindness, exploration of our shared humanity, and dedication to the needs of others find expression everywhere on campus. The Assistant Head for Spiritual and Ethical Life will foster, strengthen, and illuminate this commitment to faith, hope, and love.

From our founding, our values, priorities, and aspirations have been grounded in the power and love of God as revealed in Jesus Christ. We remain keenly aware that Jesus' core teachings of forgiveness, sacrifice, justice, compassion, and renewal have shaped our past and inspire our future.

The Assistant Head for Spiritual and Ethical Life will work closely with the Head of School on all aspects of St. Andrew’s program, with particular concentration on the religious and spiritual life of the community.

The Assistant Head for Spiritual and Ethical Life will work closely with the Chaplain, the Chapel team, and the community to design and strengthen St. Andrew’s exploration of our own faith tradition as well as the many faith traditions represented in the community of today and tomorrow.

  • The Assistant Head for Spiritual and Ethical Life will be a full member of the faculty,
    taking on critical roles of teaching, mentoring, and counseling students.
  • Candidates must be ordained in the Episcopal Church and have significant teaching or leadership experience in secondary school, colleges, and universities.

Contact Information

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resume to:

Daniel T. Roach, Jr.
Merrill M. Stenbeck Head of School
St. Andrew’s School
350 Noxontown Road
Middletown, DE 19709

St. Andrew’s School is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diverse candidates of all backgrounds, faith, and persuasions, and seek to foster an inclusive, welcoming community environment.