Superintendent: Lincoln County School District, Newport Oregon



Administrative Position Posting

Position Title: Superintendent

Closing Date for Applications: January 31, 2014 

Employment Begins: July 1, 2014

Lincoln County School District is seeking an education leader to serve as superintendent of schools starting July 1, 2014. The successful candidate will have skills as an excellent communicator and listener, outstanding organizational abilities, a collaborative leadership style, a knowledge of school finance and sound fiscal management, be a visionary and empowering leader, and show a commitment to serving ALL students.

Lincoln County School District serves students in Eddyville, Lincoln City, Newport, Siletz, Toledo, and Waldport. Despite the wide range of cultures and district size, the group of close-knit educational professionals provide quality learning to all students. Over the past three years, capital improvements have taken place at every school campus, funded through a $63 million bond measure approved in 2011, enhancing learning for students with renovated classrooms, upgraded technology, and campus improvements.

Lincoln County School District has distinctly identifiable, individual communities, but a unified school district. The district shows strong leadership at the core, with autonomy in the buildings. It is ahead of the curve in education improvement and change and emphasizes professional development for staff. Partnerships have been developed in ocean studies with NOAA, OSU, the Hatfield Marine Science Center, and others. 

Complete brochure available here. (This file is in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.)

The Application Requirements are:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Completed Application Form  (This file is in Microsoft Word format. Click here to download.)
  • Current Resume
  • Copy of Oregon Superintendent License or eligibility to obtain one
  • Statement of Leadership Style (1 page)
  • Statement of Educational Philosophy (1 page)
  • Completed Mentor Questionnaire (This file is in Microsoft Word format. Click here to download.)
  • Letters of Recommendation (3-5 preferred)
  • Other information demonstrating success in education

For additional information regarding the position, please contact:

Greg McKenzie, Search Consultant
Window to Leadership, LLC
1470 Rosemont Road
West Linn, Oregon 97068
Phone: 503-752-2438

The Lincoln County School District is an equal opportunity educator and employer and actively seeks minority applicants