Education Director (ED)

Legacy School is seeking an Education Director. Legacy School offers a nonsectarian, private school setting for parents looking for high academic standards, small class sizes, and exceptional teaching.  Legacy School’s distinct educational approach delivers the highest quality of education through literacy-based, differentiated instruction; thus giving students the best opportunities to achieve curriculum standards.  Our inviting, safe, student-centered environment caters to the individual educational needs of each student. 


Reports to: Legacy School Administration


Position Description: The Education Director is responsible for ensuring the school’s day-to-day operations in compliance with the standards of Legacy School and Nebraska Department of Education rule 14 regulations and procedures. 


Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Professionally represent Legacy School and accurately portray the quality of education that Legacy provides.
  • Oversight of school curriculum. 
  • Hire, train, supervise, and evaluate all education staff.
  • Coordinate student special education services.
  • Establish and monitor the implementation of classroom assessments. 
  • Facilitate student usage of technology in the classroom. 
  • Collaborate and nature relationships within the Legacy School community. 
  • Proactively seek educational trends to enhance the instructional environment of Legacy School.
  • Create and guide school events in tandem with school staff.
  • Implement Legacy’s differentiated approach in managing student social/emotional and academic needs.


Education, Certifications, and Work-Related Experience:

·      BA or MA in Education

·      Current Nebraska teaching certification

·      Background in SPED, Early Childhood, and Elementary

·      Supervisory and/or administrative experience


Technical Competencies and Skills:

·      Possess strong oral and written communication skills

·      Works independently with little direct supervision

·      Works as part of a team

·      Accepts responsibility and is self-motivated

·      Demonstrates a strong work ethic

·      Has knowledge of educational technology

·      Displays effective multi-tasking and time management skills

·      Possesses strong management and organizational skills

·      Show enthusiasm and support for programs


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Additional Information

Salary: based on experience

Start Date: October 2020



Contact Information

Legacy Primary School
6860 N. 166th Ave.
Omaha, Nebraska 68116

Buffy Baca
(p) (402) 884-2242
(f) (402) 884-2230

How to Apply