Superintendent: Willamina School District, Willamina Oregon
December 5, 2014
NOTICE OF OPEN POSITION
Administrative Position Posting
Position Title: Superintendent
Closing Date for Applications: January 16, 2015
Salary range: $99,000 to $103,000
Full Time 260 Day Contract w/20 Days Vacation
The Willamina School District Board of Education is seeking an individual who::
Is a positive person who will build and take pride in students, staff and the community;
Is a good role model; is honest, ethical and has a high degree of integrity;
Is a good two-way communicator with students, staff, parents, the board and the community;
Is open-minded, caring and visible at school and community functions;
Has demonstrated success in dealing with conflict, including facilitating groups, building consensus and taking a stand when necessary;
Strives for and supports excellence in students, staff and self;
Is experienced in creating and implementing an effective public relations program;
Demonstrates personal discipline and strives for school system discipline;
Is familiar with small towns and their unique needs and situations; willing to stay for the long-haul by helping to implement an intermediate and long-term plan for the District while fostering partnerships with outside agencies, obtaining grant funds whenever possible;
Will work with students, staff and community to achieve the District’s goals;
Is knowledgeable and respectful and able to implement statutes, rules and policies governing the operation of public schools;
Supports and provides leadership to offer a well-rounded curricular and extracurricular program for grades K-12 with a commitment to strive for student excellence;
Is willing and has a commitment to the District and the students we serve;
Demonstrates skills in personnel management;
Provides proof of eligibility for a superintendent’s license.
About the Area:
Willamina is a small rural community of about 2,000 people located at the base of the coastal mountains situated in a beautiful location with the Oregon coast only a short drive to the west and between Portland and Salem. The climate is mild and pleasant with adequate rainfall in the winter and generally dry summers.
About the District:
The Willamina School District encompasses an area of approximately 254 square miles and is located in Polk, Yamhill and Tillamook counties. There are approximately 850 students enrolled in one Jr./Sr. high school (grades 7-12) and one elementary school (grades K-6). There are two principals, 46 licensed teachers and 42 classified employees in the District. Willamina School District’s assessed valuation is approximately $322,809,215 and the District’s adopted budget for 2014-15 is $13,349,756.
Application requirements include:
- A completed application form.
- A current resume.
- Three to five letters of recommendation/reference.
- A letter of application stating the reasons you wish to be employed by the Willamina School District.
- An essay which documents how you meet the personal and professional qualifications outlined in this brochure.
Materials must be mailed to:
Debra Eisele, Exec. Secretary
P.O. Box 1000
Willamina, OR 97396
For additional information, contact:
Phone: (503) 876-1500
Visit our website at www.willamina.k12.or.us