Lower School Director

Job Type: Administrative
Job Category: Senior Leadership
Job Location: Greater San Francisco Bay Area

This opening calls for specific administration qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s client school in the Greater San Francisco Area is seeking a Lower School Director beginning in the 2021-2022 school year.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least three years of experience in recent school administration/leadership
  • Bachelor’s degree (master’s degree preferred)

More about this role…


  • Staff all positions with qualified individuals following the hiring protocols.
  • Run regularly scheduled meetings. Ensure meeting notes are taken and follow-up items from meetings are tracked and accomplished.
  • Work closely with faculty to ensure well-planned and effective school and parent education events.
  • Take an active interest in parent perceptions, questions and concerns.
  •  Assist Director of Admissions in coordinating with faculty to support the admissions process.