Opportunities Outside of the AIU
Avonworth School District
The Avonworth School District, located in Ohio Township in Allegheny County and just outside the City of Pittsburgh in southwestern Pennsylvania, is inviting applications and seeking an outstanding educational leader to be its next superintendent of schools.
The Avonworth Board of School Directors is seeking a highly qualified, dedicated, and innovative leader who has a significant academic background and experience leading district initiatives and managing an administrative team.
Additionally, the Board seeks a superintendent to continue the district’s national level of leadership in: the Digital Promise: League of Innovative Schools; curriculum and instructional best practices; transforming teaching and learning through cutting-edge educational models; and, fostering the district’s efforts to strengthen inclusivity and diversity efforts as an asset for learning.
The new superintendent will have the opportunity to work and collaborate with the Avonworth Board of School Directors, the Administration, Professional, and Support Staff, Parents, Families, Caregivers, Community Members, Community Partners, Educators, and All District Stakeholders.
Candidates should demonstrate excellent communication skills and strong leadership in proactive decision-making and consensus building. Experience in planning and overseeing construction and facility projects is a plus. The new superintendent that assumes this key leadership role will enthusiastically embrace the significant requirements and responsibilities associated with the superintendent’s job that includes engaging in partnership and collaborative opportunities that will benefit students and district stakeholders.
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Eastern Area Specials Schools Buildings and Grounds Manager Sunrise School
EASSJC is seeking a building and grounds manager for Sunrise School. This is a salaried, 1099 contract position and will provide facilities oversite on a regular, as needed basis. Candidates should have a working knowledge of HVAC technologies, plumbing, and electrical systems. The ability to multi-task while meeting deadlines, oversee large and small projects and create a long-term facilities plans is desirable.
Qualifications include a minimum of a high school diploma or GED; an Associate’s degree is preferred and must have a valid driver’s license. Five years of facility management experience in physical operation and maintenance, grounds and equipment (preferably of a school setting) desired. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, reference list, and copies of current (dated within one year) Act 34, 114, and 151 clearances to Ms. Karen Brodrick, C/O Sunrise School, 550 Aura Drive, Monroeville, PA 15146.
Salary: negotiable depending upon experience and qualifications.
Chartiers Houston School District
About the District
The Chartiers Houston School District (CHSD) is seeking the next leader of the District. CHSD, comprised of the Township of Chartiers and the Borough of Houston, occupies approximately 24 square miles in Washington County, PA, about 30 miles south of Pittsburgh. CHSD educates approximately 1130 students in its two buildings (K-6) and (7-12), using a $20.6 million budget.
The Superintendent position will be available beginning July 1, 2021.
About the Position
In addition to possession of the Pennsylvania Superintendent Letter of Eligibility and all required clearances, the successful candidate must:
-have administrative experience in at least one PA public school, in a position requiring certification by the PA Department of Education
-possess persuasive and articulate written and verbal communication skills
-have demonstrated leadership in working with school personnel, parents, students and the general public
-possess a sincere interest in the growth and achievement of all students, using data to drive decisions
-be committed to fiscal responsibility, sound school finance and business management
-be able to make difficult recommendations/decisions for the good of the District as a whole
About the Process
Interested candidates should submit the following items:
Cover letter, detailed resume or curriculum vitae including a list of at least three references
PA letter of eligibility and documentation of educational certifications obtained prior to receipt of letter of eligibility
Copies of all PA required clearances (must be current); if clearances are not current, an explanation must be provided
Completed Release form (to be provided upon receipt of application materials)
About the Application:
Application materials must be submitted on or before 5 o'clock p.m. on Friday, May 14, 2021, to the District Solicitor, Barbara Graham, at Bgraham@peacockkeller.com.
North Allegheny School District
Director of Student Services
Central Administrative Offices
North Allegheny School District, a large suburban district in the Pittsburgh region with over 8,500 students and 1100 employees, has a vacancy for a Director of Student Services. The Director of Student Services shall assist the Superintendent in providing leadership, vision and strategic direction and program development to achieve and maintain the best possible educational programs and services for all students with across-the-board consistency, and continuity when meeting individual student needs and enhancing programs and services. The Director will provide leadership for total operations and outcomes for school counseling, student assistance, special education, gifted education, psychological services, and health services.
Minimum Requirements Master’s Degree in Education, Special Education, or Human Development required. Advanced Degree in Education, Special Education, or Human Development preferred.
Five years’ experience in Educational Administration preferred. Title IX Enforcement preferred.
One or more of the following are required: PA Administrative certification, Supervisor of Special Education certification, Supervisor of Pupil Services certification, Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility, or commensurate endorsement.
Appointment effective July 1, 2021.
Full benefit package available.
Salary range is $115,000 - $128,000, commensurate based on education and experience.
Interested candidates must apply through the District’s Applicant Tracking System on www.northallegheny.org by 11:59 PM on April 11, 2021.
All inquiries will remain confidential.
North Allegheny is an Equal Opportunity Employer.