Superintendent - Northeastern Local Schools - Defiance County

Superintendent - Northeastern Local Schools - Defiance County

School District / Company: Northeastern Local Schools

Phone: (567) 444-4795

Email Address:

Street Address : 205 Nolan Parkway
City : Archbold
State : Ohio
Zip Code : 43502

Position Title: Superintendent

Number of Openings: 1

Position Type: Superintendent

Start Date:
MM : 6
DD : 10
YYYY : 2019

Duties: The Northeastern Local Board of Education is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Superintendent. Mr. James Roach has faithfully served as the district Superintendent for the past 23 years, with 39 total years in the district. He intends to retire effective 12/31/19. The Board desires an educational leader with a commitment to community and excellence for all students. The Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center is assisting the Board in its search.

DISTRICT: Northeastern Local School District, Defiance, Ohio
POSITION: Superintendent
DATE OF POSTING: June 10, 2019
DEADLINE: June 28, 2019
INTERVIEWS: July 15 and 16 (Round 1); July 18 (Round 2)
SALARY: Competitive Salary Commensurate with Education and Experience
PREFERRED START: December 1, 2019

Experience Required: The Community and its Schools:

The Northeastern Local School District is a high performing school district located in Defiance County in Northwest Ohio. Northeastern Local prides itself on being a district that belongs to the community. It is a district committed to the pursuit of excellence and continuous improvement. The district covers one hundred-seventeen (117) square miles and serves the four townships of Tiffin, Noble, Richland and Adams. The Northeastern Local School District is proud to offer high quality academic and co-curricular programs with dedicated staff. The mission of the Northeastern Local School District is to educate, motivate and graduate students to live in a changing world. The foundation for students, faculty and staff is “Learning to Believe and Achieve”. The Northeastern Local School District strives to empower students to believe in themselves so that they can achieve their academic goals as well as their goals in life. The Northeastern District believes in excellence and a strong sense of tradition – all achieved in partnership with a supportive and involved community. The district is currently undertaking a facilities project for the completion of a new Middle School/High School facility, to be open at the start of the 2020-2021 school year.

Wage or Salary:

Approximate Work Hours or Days: 5

How to Apply: SUBMIT:
-Completed application
-A letter of interest outlining qualifications and reason for applying
-Current resume
-Three (3) Letters of Reference
-Copy of current Ohio Superintendent Certificate/License or evidence that one is obtainable
-Transcripts (copies)

Kerri Gearhart, Superintendent
Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center
205 Nolan Parkway, Archbold OH 43502

-To APPLY and learn more about the Search visit:

-To learn more about the district, visit the Northeastern District Website:

Please direct questions related to the application process to:

Kerri Gearhart, NwOESC Superintendent
567-444-4795 (Office Phone)

Posting End Date:
MM : 6
DD : 28
YYYY : 2019