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ISM Job Openings
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Want to join the ISM team?

ISM started in 1975 with Ideas & Perspectives, an advisory letter for Heads, Trustees, and other key managers. Since then, ISM has grown in direct response to the needs of the independent school community.

New services have been added to make ISM the only comprehensive management-support firm serving private-independent schools in the United States and abroad.

Administrators in schools of all types and sizes turn to ISM for advice and assistance on an array of management challenges, including risk management, student recruitment and retention, advancement, development, admission, marketing, strategic and long-range planning, Board/Head relations, personnel, plant expansion, mergers, scheduling, faculty culture, 21st century paradigms, leadership training, and creative insurance solutions.

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Scheduling Consultant

We seek an individual who is skilled and proficient in the area of scheduling secondary school students.

As a Scheduling Consultant, you will provide schools with scheduling expertise through on-site assignments, as a workshop leader, and as a writer for our advisory publication, Ideas & Perspectives. The extensive training we provide you will allow you to combine your private-independent school experience with ISM research, theory, and knowledge. You will share insightful analyses of current elementary, middle, and upper school schedules and develop creative, practical recommendations for our schools.

People who excel in this type of consulting are typically very good at jigsaw puzzles, logic games, and solving mysteries. Extensive training will be provided alongside our current scheduling consultants through the 2018-19 and 2019-20 school years.

This full-time position will begin on July 1, 2020.

Please send a letter of interest and a resume to and enter Scheduling Consultant in the subject line.

Independent School Management
1316 North Union Street
Wilmington, DE 19806