Director/Head of School
See Forever Foundation: The Maya Angelou Academy
The See Forever Foundation, located in Washington, D.C. is recruiting a Director for the school we operate at the District’s long-term secure detention facility for youth who have been adjudicated delinquent. The school is the Maya Angelou Academy, and it is located within the New Beginnings Youth Center (formerly known as Oak Hill), in Laurel, MD. The Academy is an all male high school, serving all of the students detained at New Beginnings. Daily enrollment averages between 60 and 70 students.
In partnership with the District of Columbia’s Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services (DYRS), we have made the Maya Angelou Academy a national model for educating incarcerated youth.
We are looking for a Director who has excellent leadership skills, has demonstrated the capacity to work effectively with a broad range of stakeholders in pursuit of a common goal, is creative and entrepreneurial, possesses an unrelenting belief that all students can achieve, and has achieved positive academic and social-emotional results working with students in alternative settings….
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