Superintendent Search Service
Fairbanks North Star Borough
The Association of Alaska School Boards (AASB) is facilitating a superintendent search for the Board of Education of the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. The Fairbanks North Star Borough Board of Education seeks an exemplary superintendent who is well prepared to lead this exceptional Interior Alaska school district. The school board is highly interested in candidates who have demonstrated the capacity to be an innovative leader and have experience in education and community relations.
The successful candidate must genuinely respect the district’s mission, core values, and the collaborative process through which an excellent and equitable education is provided to all students. Clear communication with staff, teachers, district administration, and the school board is essential. The Fairbanks community values partnerships and personal relationships; the school board is looking for a superintendent who can develop and facilitate meaningful partnerships with parents, businesses, UAF, the military, and the local government. The new superintendent is expected to start employment on July 1, 2021.
The Board is interested in offering a multi-year contract for the successful candidate with a minimum starting salary of $165,000 or more depending on experience for a 260-day work year with 30 days of annual leave. A comprehensive and attractive benefits plan is included.
Open Recruitment ————————————————-February 8, 2021
Application deadline: ———————————————-March 5, 2021
Selection of finalists: ———————————————-March 27, 2021
Interviews with Board: ——————————————–April 8-9, 2021
Employment begins: ———————————————–July 1, 2021
The Association of Alaska School Boards uses an online application system. Please visit the Association’s website at https://aasb.org/superintendent/ for more information about this search and guidance on applying through the Revelus online application system (aasb.myrevelus.com). Visit the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District web site at http://www.k12northstar.org for more details on this unique Alaskan school district.
Candidates who do not possess an Alaska Type B certificate with a superintendent endorsement should begin the process.
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District