On behalf of our client, The Blake School, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for their next Director of Buildings & Grounds.

October 6, 2022    

For more information or to send your credentials, please email BlakeSchool@CohenTaylor.com. All inquiries will remain confidential.

For more information, or to submit your credentials in application, please email BlakeSchool@CohenTaylor.com. All inquiries will remain confidential.

Located in the Twin Cities metropolitan area and maintaining a national academic reputation, Blake is an independent, nonsectarian, coeducational day school for students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. Founded in 1900, Blake has the advantage of facilities and campuses designed for specific ages, schedules, and activities- including current campuses in Minneapolis, Hopkins, and Wayzata, MN and a brand-new Early Learning Center opening on the Hopkins campus in fall 2023.

The Director of Buildings and Grounds leads a team of 17 in overseeing the operations of the school’s buildings, grounds, and athletic facilities. A champion of Blake, the director will be a hands-on operational leader with a people-centered approach to deliver best-in-class performance in facilities management in support of Blake’s mission, values, and its commitment to pluralism. They will lead with organizational awareness, strong business acumen, and a willingness to connect and collaborate with administrators, teachers, and parents.

The expected salary for this role is in the $150,000 – 170,000 range, commensurate with experience and qualifications. Blake offers a comprehensive employee benefits plan that includes healthcare, retirement, and student tuition remission benefits.