- Associate Superintendent for Educational Services

Job Details

Region: 10
School District/Employer:
District Category/Employer:
Position: Associate Superintendent
Assignment Level: Area
  • Curriculum & Instruction
Job Title: Associate Superintendent for Educational Services
Campus Description:
Date Posted: 12/5/2019
Deadline: 01/10/2020
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: Primary Purpose: Responsible for the overall management of the district’s curriculum and instruction function. Lead the strategic planning and implementation of curriculum and instruction programs. Ensure that the development and delivery of curriculum and instructional programs are effective and efficient, incorporate district goals, and support student achievement.

Instructional and Program Management:

Oversee the development and delivery of curriculum and instructional programs that incorporate district goals and support student achievement.

Lead the district-level decision-making process to establish and review the district’s goals and objectives and major classroom instructional programs. Ensure that goals and objectives are developed using effective collaborative processes and problem-solving techniques.

Monitor and reevaluate instructional programs on an ongoing basis using input from teachers and principals, applied research, and student data to determine effectiveness and improve outcomes. Recommend changes and adjustments where appropriate.

Ensure that the necessary time, resources, materials, and technology to support accomplishment of education goals are available.

Collaborate with curriculum specialists, principals, teachers, and other instructional staff to develop, maintain, and revise curriculum documents based on a systematic review and analysis.
Engage instructional staff in evaluating and selecting instructional tools and materials to meet student learning needs.

Actively support the efforts of others to achieve district goals and objectives and campus performance objectives (academic excellence indicators).

Oversee staff development programs and ensure that effective activities that support instructional programs, incorporate input from teachers and principals, and are consistent with the district’s mission.
Participate in the implementation of the designated teacher appraisal system.

Policy, Reports, and Law:
Ensure compliance with policies established by federal and state law, State Board of Education rule, and local board policy in curriculum and instruction area.

Compile, maintain, and file all reports, records, and other documents as required.

Follow district safety protocols and emergency procedures.

Develop and administer the curriculum and instruction budget based on documented program needs and ensure that operations are cost effective and funds are managed prudently.

Personnel Management:
Prepare, review, and revise job descriptions in curriculum and instruction department as needed.
Evaluate job performance of employees to ensure effectiveness.

Select, train, evaluate, and supervise staff and make recommendations relative to assignment, retention, discipline, and dismissal.

Ensure that established goals and expectations related to implementation of the curriculum and instruction programs are communicated clearly, consistently, and in a timely manner.

Establish and maintain a professional relationship and open communication with principals, teachers, staff, parents, and community members.

Community Relations:
Articulate the district’s mission, instructional philosophy, and curriculum implementation strategies to the community and solicit its support in realizing district’s mission.

Demonstrate awareness of district-community needs and initiate activities to meet those needs.

Use appropriate and effective techniques to encourage community and parent involvement.

Prepare and deliver written and oral presentations on curriculum and instruction issues to the board, principals, teachers, parents, and community groups. Attend regular meetings of the board.

Stay abreast of current research and best practices in curriculum and instruction and adjust plans, policies, and procedures accordingly.

Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal laws related to curriculum and instruction. Stay abreast of state and federal public policy changes that could impact the district.

All other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
Supervise, evaluate, and recommend the hiring and firing of assigned staff.
Qualifications: Qualifications:

Master’s degree required
Doctorate degree preferred
Valid Texas Standard Principal or Mid-Management certification
Superintendent Certification preferred

Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Knowledge of Relay/GSE
Ability to interpret data and evaluate instructional programs and teaching effectiveness
Ability to manage budget and personnel
Ability to implement policy and procedures
Strong communication, public relations, and interpersonal skills

Preferred Experience:
Three years experience as a classroom teacher
Five years experience in instructional leadership roles
Salary Range: Minimum: $171,924
Benefits: $278 towards TRS ActiveCare coverage.
How To Apply: Complete application and upload Resume and Cover Letter at www.cfbjobs.com

Contact Person:

Name: Jason Liewehr
Email: liewehrj@cfbisd.edu
Phone: (972) 968-6158