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Superintendent – Whitehall City Schools

Duties:

THE SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH

The Whitehall City School District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Superintendent.  The Board seeks an effective and experience leader in education and administration.

It is preferred that the new Superintendent will take office by January 2022.

 

APPLICANT CRITERIA

The Board of Education is seeking a candidate who is an experience administrator who embraces the challenge of leading a district to the next level while working colloaboratively with the Board, community, staff and students to meet their demands.  A component includes working collaboratively with all municipalities within the district.

 

LEADERSHIP CRITERIA

The Board is specifically seeking candidates who can demonstrate superior communication skills, have an ongoing record of improving the academic performance in their current district, value a commitment to equity, and have a record of supporting the arts.

 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT AND COMPENSATION

The Board will provide a competitive compensation package. A multiyear contract with provisions for annual review and evaluation will be offered. The actual salary and benefits will be commensurate with the education and experience of the candidate.

 

Experience Required:

OUR SUPERINTENDENT SHALL BE ABLE TO DEMONSTRATE:

Vision, Continuous Organizational Improvement, and Focused Planning of District Work: the Superintendent shall embrace a vision, emphasize continuous improvement, and develop a focused plan for achieving district goals.

Communication and Collaboration: the Superintendent will ensure that processes are in place to facilitate communication and collaboration with the Board of Education and the district Treasurer, as well as establish and maintain effective relationships with school personnel, and engage the external community including all other governing bodies within the district.

Superior Management Through Policies and Governance: the Superintendent will identify, prioritize, recommend and follow policies and governance procedures that maintain a focus on the central goal — ensuring the success of all students.

Instructional Leadership: the Superintendent provides leadership for the creation of instructional systems designed for high student achievement in partnership with the faculty and parents.

Resource Management and Development: the Superintendent will focus financial, human, time, material, technological, community and facility resources in support of district goals for instruction and achievement.

Leadership: the Superintendent will demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills, sound and thoughtful decision-making skills, facilitate a culture of trust and high expectations, engage in self- development, facilitate conflict management, demonstrate creativity, anticipate problems, demonstrate entrepreneurial skills, be a self- initiator, and demonstrate high ethical and professional behavior.

 

Wage or Salary: The actual salary and benefits will be commensurate with the education and experience of the candidate.

Approximate Work Hours or Days: Fulltime

 

How to Apply:

APPLICATION

The application deadline is October 22, 2021.

All applications will be processed online. Visit www.escco.org/WhitehallSearch to complete an application.

 

For information regarding the position, please contact: Dan Good, Ph.D.

Associate Superintendent 614.917.3741, Dan.Good@escco.org

 

For further information regarding the application process, please contact: Jean Hanna Human Resources ESC of Central Ohio

614.542.4190

TIMELINE

September 21, 2021        Announcement of Vacancy

October 22, 2021              Application Deadline

November 2, 2021            Interviews Begin

December 6, 2021            Board Action to Employ

January 2022      Preferred Start Date

 

BOARD OF EDUCATION

Michael Adkins, President

Leo Knoblauch, Vice President Darryl Hammock Jeff Lees Zach Wright

 

Posting End Date: 2021-10-22

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