Director, Instructional Leadership (Educator III), Center for Educational Leadership, WA

About the position: 
Director – Instructional Leadership (Educator III)
Center for Educational Leadership
University of Washington College of Education 
Who We Are
The University of Washington Center for Educational Leadership (CEL) is a nationally recognized center committed to the belief that all children deserve a schooling experience that builds their agency and self-efficacy, and ultimately leads to limitless futures for them, their families and their communities.  We are looking for a dynamic leader ready to guide our expert faculty and to evolve CEL’s approaches to supporting and developing instructional leaders to the next level.
Our organization is dedicated to partnering with innovative leaders in classrooms, schools and the systems that support them to create cultures of rigorous teaching, learning and leading.  To do this, we offer a variety of evidence-based and research-driven services, all aimed at building teacher and leader capacity, including:
  • Central office redesign focused on supporting principals and teachers
  • Instructional leadership development for principals and their leadership teams
  • Job-embedded, content-specific coaching
We are a center within University of Washington College of Education. Our office is located in Seattle, Washington where the work of our team of 20 faculty and staff members is guided by our shared values of curiosity, collaboration, and integrity. We value the people who make up our team and we are relentless in our pursuit of impact.
CEL is a self-sustaining organization through program service fees and grant funding.
For timely consideration, please submit your application by April 5, 2019.   
However, the position will remain open until filled.


To learn more about the University of Washington (, the College of Education (, and the Center for Educational Leadership ( its mission and goals, research and outreach activities, faculty, and academic programs, please visit us on the web. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.