The Watchung Borough School District, located in Somerset County, is seeking a dynamic, student-centered, visionary and collaborative educational leader. The district is a close-knit and caring community marked by truly dedicated teachers, administrators and parents. The school district is committed to academic excellence and maximizing the growth and development of each child. The district serves 650 students, Pre-K to Grade 8, between two schools: Bayberry Elementary School and Valley View Middle School with a budget of nearly $14 million.
Watchung Borough is a suburban community located in the foothills of the Watchung Mountains with a vibrant history that dates back to the American Revolution. Watchung offers its nearly 6,000 residents a suburban feel that includes recreational parks and scenic open space, as well as small businesses, restaurants, and easy access to New York City.
• NJ Chief School Administrator Certification with Superintendent experience preferred
• Strong record of achievement as an administrative leader in overseeing school operations including curriculum and instruction, staff, budget, and facilities
• Proven success in using data analysis to affect growth in student achievement
• Record of accomplishment in staff and professional development
• Commitment to fostering excellent school climate and exemplary community relations, including promoting high levels of stakeholder involvement and communication
• Fiscal acumen in budget development and the creative use of financial resources
• Ability to implement policies ensuring a safe, supportive and culturally competent learning environment
• Successful implementation of differentiated instructional programs including STEAM, Special Education, Gifted & Talented and advanced curriculum options
• Experience incorporating social emotional learning competencies into instruction
• Ability to maintain high staff expectations and meaningful assessments of progress
• Experience in effectively using administrative and instructional technology
• Successful record of compliance with state and federal guidelines
Screening is on-going
Applications may be submitted to HYA at https://hyasearch.com/browse-jobs
Visit www.watchungschools.com to learn more about the Watchung Borough School District.
The Watchung Borough School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Watchung Borough Public Schools does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided based upon qualifications, merit, and school district need.
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