The Lexington School   Lexington, KY   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on October 30, 2020

The Lexington School is seeking qualified candidates for the administrative positions of Director of Preschool and Lower School Head. Reporting directly to the Head of School, the Preschool Director and Lower School Head advise the Head of School on all matters pertaining to their divisions and are responsible for upholding the school’s mission, philosophy, policies, and standards. These leaders will be an integral, contributing member of the administrative team. The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable about curriculum, best teaching practices, and innovative trends in education. He or she must be experienced in educating both parents and children and be approachable, warm, and joyful. A master's degree or higher is desired. Interested and qualified candidates should submit electronically as separate documents, the following materials to the Head of School, Una MacCarthy, at Formal letter of application; current Resume; statement of educational philosophy; list of at least five references with name, title, phone number and e-mail address of each.

The Lexington School provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harrassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identitiy or expression, or any othr characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.


The Lexington School was recently recognized as the #2 best, private, elementary school in the nation by The Best Schools organization.  It is located in Lexington, Kentucky. A growing and thriving community, Lexington is home to the University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, and many national business headquarters.  Known as the Horse Capital of the World, Lexington and its surrounding areas offer an excellent quality of life.