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Superintendent - Oakridge School District - Oakridge, OR

Post Date: 11/29/2017 

The Board of Directors of the Oakridge School District - Oakridge, Oregon

Invites applications for the position of

SUPERINTENDENT

The Oakridge School District is seeking a highly qualified, student-centered leader that is motivated, energetic and a great communicator to serve as their Superintendent of Schools in this beautiful mountain community. Guided by the School District philosophy, goals and School Board adopted policies and priorities, the Superintendent will be responsible for the operation of the Oakridge School District.

The Community

The Oakridge School District boundaries include the communities of Westfir and Oakridge, which are located at the base of the Cascade Mountains, approximately 50 minutes east of the I-5 corridor. Oakridge is within one hour of the University of Oregon and the cities of Eugene and Springfield. Many recreational sites, miles of mountain bike trails and numerous rivers, streams, and lakes surround the community of Oakridge. The community hosts a challenging nine-hole golf course and a quality snow skiing resort, Willamette Pass, is only thirty-five minutes from town.

The District

The District prides itself on the achievements of its students and staff. The District serves approximately 600 students at two sites on a 4-day school week. The elementary school houses grades K-6, the Junior/Senior high school covers grades 7-12, plus an Alternate Education plus in Westfir. The District is looking to pass a $6.2 million general obligation bond with a $4 million approved OSCIM grant. The District has approved CBA contracts with both association through 2020.

 

The District is governed by a five-member school board, which is supported by a community that values education. The staff is composed of approximately 40 teachers, fifty classified support staff and three administrators.

APPLICATION OPEN: November 22, 2017

CLOSING DATE: January 10, 2018

ASSUME POSITION: July 1, 2018

For information regarding the position, contact: Steve Kelley, Executive Search Consultant

skelley@osba.org • 503.588.2800 • 800.578.6722 • 503.588.2813 (Fax)

For questions regarding the application process, contact:

Sarah Herb, Executive Search Assistant  503.588.2800 • sherb@osba.org

To download a brochure or apply, visit our website (after the above opening date) at www.osba.org/execjobs Oakridge School District is an equal opportunity employer.