Irving ISD - Director of Data Governance and Management Services

Job Details

Region: 10
School District/Employer: Irving ISD
District Category/Employer: Central Office
Position: Director
Assignment Level: Level
  • Alternative School
  • Early Childhood
  • Elementary
  • High School
  • Middle School
Area
  • Federal Programs
Job Title: Director of Data Governance and Management Services
School: (Central Office)
Campus Description:
Date Posted: 8/13/2019
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: Establish and maintain district-wide data governance standards ensuring that critical student data is collected, stored, shared, and reported in a manner that is accurate, reliable, consistent, accessible, secure, and timely. Create and nurture a culture of data quality, accuracy, and integrity throughout the district.
Qualifications: Education/Certification:

Master's Degree
Valid Texas Administrator’s or Supervisor’s Certificate preferred


Competencies:

Understands IT concepts and systems
Understands data governance principles and strategies
Understands how data use supports and informs education policies and programs
Solution-oriented; able to mediate multiple perspectives to resolve an issue
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to align decisions with broad district mission, board policy, and state law
Ability to investigate, pinpoint, and resolve system-related problems related to student data systems and reporting
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
Ability to interface with all district personnel in a positive and professional manner
Ability to work in a group setting
Strong interpersonal and supervisory skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access and Outlook
Special Knowledge/Skills:

Expert on Texas student attendance accounting
Expert on Texas student discipline reporting
Expert on Texas electronic student records transfer
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction PK-12
Knowledge of rules and regulations related to student special populations
Knowledge of student information system applications such as enrollment, attendance, discipline, registration, scheduling, grades, special education, bullying/harassment, and state/federal data reporting
Ability to create plans, processes, procedures, and timelines to support policy implementation
Knowledge of local, state, and federal policies and procedures regarding attendance, discipline, registration, scheduling, grades, special education, bullying/harassment, and state/federal data reporting
Knowledge of local, state, and federal policies and procedures regarding student data privacy and the application of FERPA, COPPA, HIPPA and other laws in the student data space
Demonstrated ability as in training professional and paraprofessional staff on topics related to student data systems, data quality, data entry, and data standards
Demonstrated ability for continuous self-improvement
Experience:

Experience with large database management systems
Experience with creating processes/procedures to support policy implementation
Experience with development, maintenance, and revision of process/procedure documentation
Experience with Texas TSDS/PEIMS, PBMAS and TREx systems
Experience with state and federal data audits, requirements, and data collections
Experience writing Corrective Action Plans to address data quality issues
Experience with training adults in data systems, data quality, data entry, and data standards
Campus- or district-level administrative experience preferred
Salary Range: $86,105.00-$102,508.00
Benefits:
How To Apply: Please visit our Careers Page at www.irvingisd.net/careers or to view the direct posting, please see: https://irvingisd.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=7370

Contact Person:

Name: Whitcomb G. Johnstone
Email: wjohnstone@irvingisd.net
Address: 2621 W. Airport Freeway
City: Irving
State: TX
Zip: 75062
Phone: (972) 600-5085
Fax: (972) 215-5003