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Superintendent of Schools – Wilson Area School District (PA)

Position Title
Superintendent of Schools – Wilson Area School District

 

Number of Openings
1

 

Position Type
Administrative – Superintendent of Schools

 

Start Date
05/01/2024

 

Duties
Superintendent – Wilson Area School District, Easton, PA.
Appointment: May 2024
Enrollment: 2,250; grades K-12
Operating Budget: $46.2M
Intermediate Unit: Colonial IU 20

The next superintendent of Wilson Area School District will be expected to:

– Possess insight and experience to identify current, relevant and forward-thinking best practices in education that align with the mission, vision and philosophy of the school district, while equipping students with the necessary skills for future education or employment.

– Have an aptitude for working in a culturally diverse community with a wide range of socioeconomic levels.

– Assess areas of district improvement in all support service areas, and then oversee major district initiatives – both educationally and operationally – and address the challenges, issues and needs inherent in such projects.

– Possess strong skills in school finance, budgeting and cost-effectiveness strategies while able to evaluate the budgetary impact of district initiatives, especially in today’s environment of limited resources.

– Establish a strong and effective management team and coordinate decision-making with other administrators.

– Understand the board’s role in decision-making and promote a decision-making style that places emphasis on board involvement.

– Exhibit and promote transparency with the board, community and staff.

– Provide recommendations for the board and accept and implement board directives while also supporting annual areas of focus and initiatives adopted by the board.

– Employ well-developed project management skills to continuously inspect district programs for their impact on student achievement, readiness and success, and align such efforts with the continued growth and development of staff.

– Understand the value of mental health programs which support students in all grade levels and demonstrate experience in their provision; have competence in the integration and operation of a trauma-informed district.

Salary is negotiable and will be competitive, based on training and experience, qualifications and meeting board criteria including but not limited to the skills listed above. Pennsylvania Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility is required. Please direct questions to Shane Pagnotti, lead consultant shane.pagnotti@psba.org.

Interested candidates will need to provide a signed cover letter, two-page resume, Application, PA letter of eligibility, Act 24 clearance, current Act 34 and Act 151 clearances and FBI fingerprints (dated within 1 year). Sealed university transcripts will need to be ordered and mailed to PSBA Member Services, attention, Noah Showers, 400 Bent Creek Blvd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050.

To complete the application process and upload required documents go to PSBA’s Career Gateway at https://edcareergateway.com and begin by creating a profile. Career Gateway questions can be directed to Noah Showers at 717-506-2450 ext. 3419 or noah.showers@psba.org. Documents required by March 11, 2024 to assure a review by the Board are cover letter, resume and application. All other required documents must be submitted or “in process”. EOE

 

Experience Required
PA letter of eligibility

 

Wage or Salary
Salary is negotiable and will be competitive, based on training and experience, qualifications and meeting board criteria including but not limited to the skills listed above.

 

Approximate Work Hours or Days
n/a

 

How to Apply
To complete the application process and upload required documents go to PSBA’s Career Gateway at https://edcareergateway.com and begin by creating a profile. Career Gateway questions can be directed to Noah Showers at 717-506-2450 ext. 3419 or noah.showers@psba.org. Documents required by March 11, 2024 to assure a review by the Board are cover letter, resume and application. All other required documents must be submitted or “in process”. EOE

Link to job posting:

https://edcareergateway.com/job-post/182544

 

Posting End Date
03/11/2024

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