Job Description

  • Peak to Peak - Executive Director of Education JobID: 61649
  • Position Type:
    Peak to Peak

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    956-Peak to Peak Charter

  • Date Available:

  • Closing Date:
    Open until filled

  •   Additional Information:

    Peak to Peak Charter School - Executive Director of Education

    Peak to Peak seeks an exceptionally qualified academic leader to join the school’s unique two-person executive team. The Executive Director of Education is charged with overseeing all instructional matters while partnering with the Executive Director of Operations who is responsible for the financial and business health of the school.

    The K-12 Executive Director of Education is responsible for providing strong, decisive, energetic leadership to all levels of the school, and is charged with the overall organizational operation and leadership within the boundaries established by the board of directors. The Executive Director of Education is responsible for upholding the vision and mission of the school, and ensuring that the strategic plan is implemented accordingly. The role of the Executive Director of Education is one of a visionary leader who promotes a healthy climate of open communication with all stakeholders and who engenders confidence by being trustworthy, accessible and visible. The K-12 Executive Director of Education is the primary link between the school and the board of directors, and plays a significant role in setting the climate for the entire K-12 program. The Executive Director of Education has responsibility for all shared educational resources for the K-12 school. This person reports to the board of directors and serves as a non-voting member of that board. The EDE will cultivate a positive P2P culture and climate that promotes challenge and accountability supported by data driven decisions.

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    Peak to Peak Mission Statement:
    -Provide broad access to an exemplary K-12 liberal arts, college preparatory education that challenges students to achieve their academic potential.
    -Be a community that values and recognizes scholarship, academic achievement, and creativity.
    -Provide an environment in which each student is known, respected, and valued as an individual of great potential and promise.
    -Prepare students to become active and responsible citizens of an interdependent world.

    Peak to Peak Vision Statement:
    The Peak to Peak community will inspire students to fulfill their academic dreams for college, to develop their creative passions and athletic talents, and to become responsible citizens.

    Job Summary:
    All employees and volunteers at Peak to Peak work together to fulfill the Peak to Peak mission statement. Our instructional and non-instructional staff inspire learning every day. We are many people from different backgrounds and experiences. Values we hold high are: trustworthiness, diligence, open communication, fairness, equity, and justice,and we expect to see them evidenced in our staff, parents, and students. When we join together, our professional team shines bright and pushes the bounds of what’s possible. We believe that all students can learn and grow to their fullest potential. We are dedicated, caring, and concerned about the social, emotional, and academic prosperity of the whole child. We pride ourselves on being a collaborative, curious, and creative group. Together, we are committed to cultivating a growth mindset in ourselves and our students, celebrating the power of vulnerability in the pursuit of development.

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    The salary range for this position is $150,000 to $170,000. Peak to Peak also offers paid time off, paid medical and dental benefits flexible spending plan, short and long term disability insurance, participation in the Colorado Public Employees’ Retirement Association pension plan, voluntary vision insurance, voluntary retirement savings plan, employee assistance program, paid annual leave and paid sick leave.

    To Apply:
    Cause Effect Advisory Services is assisting Peak to Peak with the search process. To discuss the opportunity in more detail, please contact: Amy Slothower – Candidates should submit, as soon as possible, materials including the following:
    1. A cover letter indicating why they are particularly interested in and qualified for the position
    2. A current resume
    3. A statement of educational philosophy
    4. The names, email addresses, telephone numbers of five references, to include the relationship with the references. (We will obtain permission from candidates before contacting references.)

    All materials should be submitted by email to Amy Slothower –

    Compensation and Benefits:
    Peak to Peak offers competitive pay and a robust total compensation package including:
    -MEDICAL: There are three options for Medical coverage. Peak to Peak pays the full cost of this benefit for you as the employee.
    -DENTAL: Dental insurance is provided by Delta Dental of Colorado. Peak to Peak pays the full cost of this benefit for you as the employee.
    -LIFE/AD&D: You are provided a $50,000 group term life insurance through CIGNA Life Insurance Company. Peak to Peak pays the full cost of this life insurance policy.
    -STD/LTD: Peak to Peak pays the entire cost of both short and long-term disability benefits.
    -PERA: Administered by Colorado PERA, this is a tax deferred retirement account to which you contribute 10% of your monthly earnings. Additionally, Peak to Peak contributes 20.9% to the PERA pension trust fund on your behalf.
    -VOLUNTARY VISION: EyeMed is the voluntary vision program available to Peak to Peak employees.
    -RETIREMENT OPTIONS: You have the following options to participate in deferred income for retirement purposes: PERA Plus 401 (k), AXA Equitable 403(b) and PERA 457.
    -MEDICAL and DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: This account allows you to save money for unreimbursed medical expenses or dependent care expenses to be used within the plan year (July to June) on a tax exempt basis. This reduces your taxable income.
    -TIME OFF COMPENSATION: As a 1.0 full-time equivalent (FTE) employee you are provided with 10 days of Paid Annual Leave Time. If your position is less than 1.0 FTE, your leave time will be pro-rated accordingly based on your FTE. Additional Paid Leave from work (Bereavement pay, Jury Duty pay, paid Professional Development Leave)
    -PRIORITY ENROLLMENT STATUS: Children of staff members receive priority enrollment of their child/children at Peak to Peak Charter School.
    -Ongoing Professional Development Opportunities
    -Staff Appreciation Meals and Events

    Peak to Peak Charter School is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries: Office for Civil Rights -

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