Director at Large Needed

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The Western Communities Montessori Society (dba Westmont Montessori School) Board of Directors would like to invite interested, potential candidates to submit a letter of interest for this volunteer position with the society. The board is very interested in finding a director who will help ensure we maintain our objectivity regarding the strategic vision for the school, and to aid us in reaching beyond our immediate community to promote our school and build support for our exciting long-term plans.

Westmont Montessori School is located in Metchosin, and provides world class Montessori education from pre-school through to Grade 8. The school is developing a high school program scheduled to start in 2018 with grade 9. This is an exciting time for the school and the board wishes to extend the opportunity to share and develop the school community’s vision for the future.

The ideal candidate would have expertise in one or more of the following areas: strategic planning, fundraising and development, organizational leadership, finance, delivering education excellence, marketing and communications. Being active and connected in the Victoria and West Shore business community is also desirable. Previous experience on a Board of Directors would be considered beneficial.

Applicants should reply with a letter, outlining their interest and qualifications, to the Board President, David Caughran, at president@west-mont.ca by Friday, October 13th, 2017.