Superintendent - Van Buren Local Schools

Superintendent - Van Buren Local Schools


School District / Company: Van Buren Local Schools

Phone: (419-299-3578)

Street Address : 217 South Main Street
City : Van Buren
State : Ohio
Zip Code : 45889

Position Title: Superintendent of Schools

Number of Openings: 1

Position Type: Superintendent

Start Date:
MM : 8
DD : 1
YYYY : 2020

Duties: Qualifications/Responsibilities
The Van Buren Local School District Board of Education has identified the following qualifications as having importance for the position of superintendent. The ideal candidate must be committed to the highest personal and professional standards and exhibit leadership in the district and community. The CEO must maintain integrity and high standards of ethics in all matters. Among other attributes sought, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following major characteristics: 

• Visionary and innovative skills along with an ability to create and articulate a vision with input from internal and external stakeholder, and implement action plans for ongoing district improvement;
• Willingness to become an active and contributing member of the school community and be comfortable with high visibility in schools and community;
• Decisive and innovative educational leader with a strong background in student achievement who can develop action plans to improve the districts’ report card and improve student achievement;
• Educational team leader who can develop, supervise and support teaching and administrative talent,
• A leader who inspires high performance standards with accountability, and finds satisfaction in the success of others;
• Strong spokesperson who can publicly celebrate and market the successes of the school district, and instill trust in the community and at all staff levels by being approachable;
• Chief executive who will keep the Board fully informed and current with matters about the schools, one who will forge a strong partnership based on mutual trust and respect.

Experience Required: Successful administrative experience is required.

Wage or Salary: $90,000 to $115,000

Approximate Work Hours or Days: 260 day contract

How to Apply: Please submit or email the following application materials:
1. A cover letter emphasizing qualifications and reasons for interest.
2. An up-to-date resume.
3. A completed Superintendent application.
4. A copy of current Ohio Superintendent Certificate/License.
5. Credentials and college transcripts.
6. Submit the names and current contact information of three (3) associates or board members who can speak to candidate qualifications and work experience.

An application form may be obtained at the following website: postings or at
Not latter than January 31, 2020, please submit all application materials to:

K-12 Business Consulting P.O. Box 476, New Albany, OH, 43054, or email materials to Questions may be directed to Deb Campbell (dcampbell@k12consulting. net), phone (937-215-7068) or Karel Oxley (, phone (419-549-0245)

Posting End Date:
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DD : 31
YYYY : 2020