Director of Operations, Philadelphia Academy of School Leaders

Posted by Philadelphia Academy of School Leaders on September 24, 2019


The Philadelphia Academy of School Leaders, Inc. (School Leaders) was created in 2015 based on the belief that Philadelphia’s strength as a city depends on its ability to deliver quality educational opportunities for all 215,000 students in its district, charter, and faith-based schools.

Realizing this vision requires strong leadership in our schools.  Recognizing that leadership is the catalyst for change, School Leaders invests in leaders across district, charter, and faith-based schools in Philadelphia.  Our programs develop principals – and the system leaders who supervise and support principals – by providing hands-on, relevant, and actionable training and cultivating collaboration among a network of outstanding peers.  We provide school and system leaders with the necessary tools, skills, and networks to elevate their performance and improve school and student outcomes.  Now in our fifth year, School Leaders serves nearly one-third of Philadelphia’s principals, the critical mass needed to drive systemic change for our city’s schools and students.


Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Operations will play a key role in developing operational capacity and supporting the organization’s strategic growth. As School Leaders expands in size and programs, we seek an experienced Director of Operations to design systems, processes, and tools to help us operate efficiently and effectively. This position will oversee operations, finance, technology, and human resources.

For more information, duties and responsibilities, qualifications, and to apply online, click here.


Please send your resume and a role-specific cover letter to  Applications to this position will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Compensation is competitive and based on experience.  The Philadelphia Academy of School Leaders, Inc. offers a comprehensive benefits package to all employees.

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