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Santiago Christian School

Santiago Christian School (Santiago, Dominican Republic)


Santiago Christian School is a richly diverse, private, English-language, international Christian school located in Santiago, Dominican Republic. Consistent with our mission to form personas íntegras who reflect Jesus in character, wisdom, and influence, we recruit called and qualified professionals who demonstrate a personal passion for growing in spiritual maturity, pursuing professional development, and fostering a school-wide community of grace. SCS serves Dominican families of influence, missionary families, and the international business community. To teach at SCS is to strategically live out our motto: Shaping the Lives of those who will Shape the Nation.

 

Current Positions Available:  

Santiago Christian School, Santiago Dominican Republic, is pleased to announce an opening for Director of Institutional Advancement. As a senior member of an experienced and visionary management team, this person will be responsible for generating the revenue for a premier Christian School in the Caribbean. SCS is an independent, non-profit, interdenominational school with 660 students in grades PreK3 to 12 and 140 employees. It offers a diploma which satisfies both US and Dominican requirements, and is accredited by ACSI and Middle States. Students succeed on AP exams, the SAT, and the Pruebas Nacionales (Dominican national exams) and go on to attend excellent colleges across the globe. A school-wide, multi-layered student leadership and justice development program trains students to lead like Jesus: By serving. SCS students regularly serve their peers in four SCS partner schools serving poor communities nearby. The school has a history of no debt and has raised $2,000,000 over the past five years in a significant campus expansion project. A compelling strategic plan is in place. The position requires a knowledge of Spanish and willingness to travel. An adequate compensation and benefits package is available. Contact Dr. Seth Cohen for further information: scohen@scs.edu.do<mailto:scohen@scs.edu.do>.

 

Successful candidates are native English speakers who have an understanding of or experience with ESL/ELL immersion strategies in the classroom. Basic understanding of Spanish is helpful, but not required. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree with a US state license, as well as evidence of an evangelical Christian faith commitment. Two years of experience is preferred and previous international teaching experience is a plus. Basic salary for local living is provided. The initial commitment is your choice of two, three, or five years, with corresponding benefits.

 

How to Apply

If you are interested in joining the Santiago Christian School family, please email your resume and a cover letter to Anne Cohen at employment@scs.edu.do.