Chief School Administrator

Linden, NJ Full-time
Posted on February 2, 2020
Linden Public Schools
Respect For Diversity - Excellence In Education - Commitment To Service
"District of Distinction" 2020-2021 School Year
Chief School Administrator
The Linden Public Schools District, located in Union County NJ, 18 miles outside of New York City, is seeking a dynamic educator to lead our comprehensive Pre-K to Grade 12 school district into the future.
Linden offers its 6,300 students a wide range of challenging programs in 11 schools and an Academy of Science and Technology. Skilled teachers challenge all students to be their best with the strong support of the local community and in programs as diverse as the population including International Baccalaureate, ROTC and a top loo Best Communities for Higher Music Education in the US.
The Linden is proud of its unified diversity where over 1,000 students speak two languages. The Board of Education seeks to celebrate this dynamic environment through continually improving individual student success and student, staff, and community relationships of mutual respect.
Chosen as one of 34 "District of Distinction" nationwide, Linden has had an expansive professional development program in place for over 500 professional staff.
We seek an educational leader of great talent who brings passion, knowledge, integrity, transparency and heart to the district on a daily basis. Our new leader must be highly collaborative with deep experience in elevating student achievement and skilled in leading a staff that continually seeks to improve their professional skills. Our next superintendent should bring vision and a proven commitment to educational excellence and equity, understanding that great school districts are built on great relationships.
School Administrator Certificate and Central Administrative experience is required, and prior superintendent experience is desired.