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Selma City Schools
2194 Broad Street
Post Office Box 350
Selma, Alabama 36701-0350
334-874-1600

Position Announcement
July 7, 2017

The Selma City Board of Education invites applicants to apply for the position of Superintendent of Schools.

Selma City Schools

The school system is committed to effective instructional leadership, responsible fiscal management and a safe and quality learning environment for all students. Selma City Schools consist of eight elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school, Selma Early College High School program and the Phoenix Alternative program. The school system serves approximately 3,362 students, employs approximately 535 employees and managed a budget of about $36,000,000 for the 2016-2017 school year.

Qualifications


The superintendent serves as the chief executive officer of the Board of Education and is responsible for carrying out all Board polices. The superintendent shall possess or be able to obtain an Alabama Superintendent’s Certificate. Candidates shall have at least a master’s degree from an accredited four year college or university. Five years of successful educational experience as a teacher, principal, supervisor or superintendent is required. The successful candidate will be expected to reside in the Selma/Dallas County area.


Candidates should also possess qualities which demonstrate:

  •  Successful experience as an administrator with a professional background that includes finance, instruction and personnel leadership;
  •  Demonstrated experience in improving student achievement, parental involvement, and staff support;
  •  Effective verbal and written communication skills;
  •  Superior ethics, personal integrity and proven leadership abilities;
  •  Demonstrated skills as a visionary leader, strategic planner and a problem solver;
  •  Ability to recruit and retain high quality staff and encourage professional growth and development;
  •  Ability to evaluate staff effectively; and
  •  Knowledge of research-based curriculum and instructional methods for the K-12 system.

Salary


The salary range is $110,000 to $140,000 depending on experience and qualifications.
Application Deadline: Receipt by August 10, 2017
Applications for the Superintendent of Schools may be obtained online at www.selmacityschools.org.

How to Apply
All candidates must submit a letter of interest, an employment application along with a vitae an official transcript sent directly from the institution that granted the highest degree and three letters of reference by August 10, 2017 to the attention of Katy Smith Campbell, Board Attorney, Post Office Box 830870, Tuskegee, Alabama 36083. For additional information contact the Board Attorney at 334-727-7240 or katy_campbell@bellsouth.net.
THE SELMA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. “NO PERSON SHALL BE DENIED EMPLOYMENT OR BE EXCLUDED FROM PARTICIPATION IN ANY PROGRAM OR ACTIVITY ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY, SEX, RACE, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORGIN, COLOR OR AGE”.