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Director of Federal Programs – Springfield City Schools


Essential Functions include but are not limited to the following:


Supervises the Coordinator of Federal Programs, ESL Teachers, Even Start, McKinney Vento and Hispanic Outreach; ensuring program alignment and accountability Serve as the leader and general resource person in matters pertaining to Federal & State Programs.

Directs the district’s compensatory programs including all Federal programs listed in any reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act Coordinates, articulates, and is responsible for the writing and submission of federal grants Collaborates with District leadership in the development of District improvement plan Develops and administers federal program budgets; remaining current on program requirements Directs the preparation of annual reports as required by state and federal programs Serves as the liaison between the individual schools and other agencies on all projects expected to involve District schools and can be federally funded Oversee the coordination and processing for all Title I programs; conducting research activities, compiling data reports, initiating surveys and authorizing budgets Serve as liaison to non-public schools on Title I matters; coordinating applications, evaluations, and data reports Communicates, collaborates, and cooperates with colleagues and designated committee groups; including teachers, principals, and laypersons in specific programs, projects, and action steps Maintains an ongoing evaluation of program effectiveness; recommending adjustments as needed Studies federal legislation, projects and programs anticipating the offering of educational grants, entitlements and allocations that are relevant to District need Tracks and records data to fulfill the requirements of the Consolidated Continuous Improvement Plan (CCIP) Evaluates all state and federally funded grants and entitlements operating within the District; creating a process for ongoing review and reallocation of funds Attends Board of Education, Cabinet, District Principal and District Leadership Team meetings Oversees the preparation of reports and records required by law, Board policy, and/or administrative directive Serves as a member of the Superintendent’s Cabinet and Leadership Team



Experience Required:

The Springfield City School District is seeking a Director of Federal Programs. The successful candidate will possess the following Minimum Qualifications:


Valid State of Ohio teacher’s license or administrative license/certificate Master’s Degree in Education or related field with an emphasis in administration preferred Minimum 5 years successful teaching experience and/or experience in administrative assignment within a school district Proficient in ODE Grant Compliance and funding modules Proficient in the use of spreadsheet programs including Microsoft Excel and Google Spreadsheets Demonstrated written and oral communication skills


Wage or Salary: Starting salary is in accordance with the negotiated agreement, increases with education;

Approximate Work Hours or Days: 234 days per school year


How to Apply:

To be considered for a position with the Springfield City School District, you must complete and submit an application on our posting site of Applitrack.   Please follow the link below:


Posting End Date: 2021-07-21

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