General Duties & Responsibilities

  • Model, reinforce, promote, and ensure compliance with the mission of the School.
  • As a member ex-officio, maintain a strong working relationship with the Board of Governors. This includes working with the Board in developing and carrying out School policies, attending Board meetings, keeping trustees informed about all aspects of School operations, and engaging with the Board in strategic conversations and planning about the future of the School.
  • While providing administrative staff an appropriate degree of autonomy, oversee and accept ultimate responsibility for all operational matters at the School, including staffing, program, School finances and budget creation/management, student recruitment, retention and outplacement, student discipline, fundraising, facilities management, parent and alumni relations, and health and safety.
  • Serve as the spiritual leader of the School by modeling a life of faith and by articulating and affirming the essential elements of the School’s Episcopal identity.
  • Represent the School within the BWS community, at the diocesan level, in the larger community, and with governmental agencies, educational associations and accrediting bodies.

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