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Superintendent: Sisters School District, Sisters Oregon

 

NOTICE OF OPEN POSITION

Administrative Position Posting

Position Title:     Superintendent

Closing Date for Applications:     May 4, 2015 (or open until filled)

Employment Begins:     July 1, 2015

Sisters School District is seeking a leader with an outstanding record in the field of education to serve as Superintendent beginning July 1, 2015. Please note, the Board of Directors may consider hiring a 12-month interim superintendent, in the event the candidate field does not have the “right fit” and re-open the position again in 2015-16. The Board anticipates a base salary in the range of $105,000 to $120,000 plus benefits. 

  • Approximately 1,150 students 
  • Schools (4): 
    • Elementary school (grades K-4)
    • Middle school (grades 5-8) 
    • High school (grades 9-12) 
    • Alternative programs (grades 9-12)

Sisters School District is one of the most successful and highly acclaimed school districts of its size in the state of Oregon—not only for academics, activities, and sports, but also for community, parent, and business partnership support. For example, the district is rated 4th best in Oregon by SchoolDigger.com. The district is proud of its participation rates with 80+ per cent of students participating in activities and over 1,100 community volunteers. Sisters schools maintain the highest of education standards offering a well-balanced mixture of core academic classes along with a variety of innovative elective classes and co-curricular programs at the middle and high school level. For more information, visit the district’s website: www.sisters.k12.or.us.

Sisters is located in the heart of Central Oregon, nestled in the Cascade Mountain range just east of the Three Sisters mountains and 20 miles northwest of Bend. All schools are located within the city limits of Sisters, a quaint western-themed tourist town. The area is a recreation mecca offering hiking, camping, fishing, water sports, horseback riding, biking, winter snow sports, and golf. For more information, visit www.sisterscountry.org.


The Application Requirements are:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Completed Application Form  
  • Current Resume
  • Copy of Oregon Administrator License or current administrator license from other state
  • Statement of Educational Philosophy (1 page)
  • Completed Mentor Questionnaire 
  • 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
Email: gregmckenzie@att.net OR  gregmckenzie@window2leadership.com

Sisters School District is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer and Actively Seeks Minority Applicants