At the Pittsburgh Urban Christian School (PUCS) our mission is to equip students to engage the world with their unique, God-given gifts. PUCS provides an excellent education in an urban setting for a racially and economically diverse group of students. We are committed to educating from a Christian perspective with a curriculum characterized by integral thematic units, close student teacher interaction and substantive parental involvement. By offering a high quality, affordable education, PUCS seeks to play a leading role in enhancing the quality of life for the people of Wilkinsburg and surrounding communities. Our staff of certified teachers is dedicated to facilitating each student’s spiritual, personal, social, academic and physical growth.
PUCS is seeking an Executive Director who cares deeply about the success of every student. The Executive Director will have successful leadership experience in a non-profit or educational setting, possess significant management and operations experience, and have the ability to influence and work with all levels of the organization and external stakeholders. This person is an excellent problem solver and decision maker who also maintains outstanding listening, written and verbal communication, and interpersonal skills.
The Executive Director motivates and inspires others while being a team builder with a talent for building staff morale. An exceptional manager of resources and multi-faceted projects that often requires coordination across multiple departments, stakeholder groups, and timelines. They must also have a knack for delegating tasks while maintaining oversight.