Head of School Search

A Foundation for Life
School Overview
Established in 2002, Veritas Christian Academy is a Pre-K–8th grade co-ed, independent Christian school located in Bellaire, Texas, on the southwest side of metropolitan Houston. Visitors to the school appreciate the beautiful campus, the warm welcome from the faculty and staff, and how engaged students are in their work. Visitors recognize the partnership of school and family to prepare students spiritually and academically, growing their Christian commitment of service to others. Veritas Christian Academy of Houston is committed to a curriculum of classical pedagogy and principles of classical thought. The school believes that students’ hearts and minds are informed and shaped through biblical content, and a deeper awareness of its meaning and ethical application. Veritas is a robust laboratory of learning for students in classrooms, on the playing field, and during school travel, with extensive fine arts integration and community service opportunities. Guided by academic excellence, character formation, biblical literacy, classical foundation, and intentional engagement, Veritas Academy is committed to preparing its 206 students for lives of service and learning.
 
Head of School Overview
For a position to begin in July 2021, Veritas Christian Academy is seeking an educational leader who will build upon the legacy of the school, working closely with the Board of Trustees to secure a lasting vision for the school’s future. The Head of School is the sole employee of the Board of Directors, a group of 10 dedicated volunteer leaders. A successful candidate will be an experienced educational leader devoted to the mission of Veritas Christian Academy and appreciative of its history. The next Head must have the skills to inspire faculty and staff; manage a growing school; and promote Veritas within the larger community. Successful candidates will support an outstanding educational experience in a spiritual atmosphere, based on a biblical worldview, and prepare students to become Christian leaders in society. He/she will possess an engaging personality, and be a collaborative servant leader whose example, enthusiasm, and commitment inspires others.
 

Full Head of School Profile and Application Process (PDF)