Superintendent/Head of School Opportunity Description:
Hudsonville Christian School is currently seeking candidates for Superintendent/Head of School with a start date of late spring/early summer 2021. The Superintendent is the top administrative position at Hudsonville Christian School and provides leadership and oversight of instruction, personnel, operations, facilities, and public relations in two buildings: the elementary school, and the middle school. These schools are on two separate campuses a quarter of a mile apart. The Superintendent collaborates with the Administrative Leadership HCS team, which includes the Elementary and Middle School Building Principals.
Hudsonville Christian School has been challenging minds and lives for Christ for over 100 years. HCS has grown to a vibrant community of over 1,000 students in 3-school through grade 8. HCS faithfully offers a truly excellent education to area families, taught from a distinctively and faithful Biblical worldview committed to the highest ideals of truth and virtue. God has blessed Hudsonville Christian with a supportive community, outstanding parent involvement, and stable enrollment. The school is debt-free.
Hudsonville is located in western Michigan between Grand Rapids and Holland in a growing demographic area.
Hudsonville Christian School is a member of Eastern Ottawa Christian Schools (EOCS), a consortium of Unity Christian High School (Hudsonville), and the four other source schools: Allendale Christian, Borculo Christian, Jenison Christian, and Lamont Christian. All six schools have separate boards and operations but work together in areas such as curriculum, professional development, and strategic planning.
Hudsonville Christian School is also a fully accredited member of Christian Schools International, an association of schools committed to the Reformed tradition of Christian education. A summary statement from Christian Schools International regarding Hudsonville Christian School’s accreditation renewal reads: Hudsonville Christian School is a superb school that is doing great things for God’s children. This is a school that is teaching children to walk in the light of God’s Word and Spirit. It is a shining example to other Christian schools of what high-quality Christian education is all about.
Hudsonville Christian is seeking a visionary and spiritually gifted leader to advance the school’s tradition of academic and spiritual excellence integrated with a Reformed Christian perspective who embraces the school’s strategic plan. In addition to an obvious love for our Triune God and academic excellence from a Biblical worldview, the HCS Superintendent/Head of School will also cast vision with excellent communication skills. The successful candidate will humbly serve the Lord Jesus Christ, HCS Board, and community with all their heart that reflects Christ’s Lordship over all school matters. They will be one known as a diligent Christ follower and person of prayer. The successful candidate will have a calling from God. This candidate will bring rich experience to further serve and lead HCS as a vibrant presence in the community in service to the glory of God through educating His children.
To express interest or inquiries, request an Opportunity Profile and Application Protocol regarding this outstanding opportunity, please contact:
David Ritter, Ph.D.
HCS Superintendent Search Consultant