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Head of Lower School

Faith Christian School

3585 Buck Mountain Road, Roanoke, Virginia 24018

Position Description

Faith Christian School, a JK-12 Christian classical school nestled on 27 acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Roanoke, Virginia, is seeking a Head of Lower School beginning in June for the ’24-’25 school year. Founded in 1997, Faith has a current enrollment exceeding 200 students. The successful candidate would join a faculty of friends committed to professional excellence, providing academic and cultural leadership to faculty, students, and parents in the Lower School. He or she ensures that all components of the Lower School program align with Faith Christian School’s commitment to our distinct Christian classical pedagogy and is responsible for the day-to-day operation of that division. Specific responsibilities include leadership of faculty and staff, oversight of curriculum and instruction, and facilitation of effective communication with students and families. The position begins this summer in preparation for the 2024-2025 school year.

Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree or higher, and administrative experience in a Christian classical school is preferred but not required.  He or she should demonstrate a mature walk with Christ, an understanding of and commitment to the historic creeds of the Christian faith, and a desire to disciple students, nourishing their souls in truth, goodness, and beauty. As part of our administrative team, the Head of Lower School reports to the Head of School.

For further information about Faith Christian School, please visit our website ( Inquiries and resumes should be addressed to Stephanie Hopkins at [email protected].

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