The Anderson Union High School District, Anderson, California, Board of Trustees, is seeking a highly qualified and fully certified Superintendent. The Board wishes to have the successful candidate assume the responsibilities of the position July 1, 2019.
McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C., Executive Recruitment and Development has been engaged as the consultant in a search for outstanding candidates. They will assist the Board of Trustees in identifying and screening the candidates.
Location: 150 miles north of Sacramento
The candidate must have the background, skills, and abilities essential for excellence in educational leadership. The board recognizes that selecting a superintendent is one of the most important decisions it will make. The Board developed the following desired characteristics.
An individual that has operational knowledge of curriculum, school finance, and the LCAP/LCFF process. They also must have the ability to engage the various stakeholder groups and build relationships among the groups.
A leader with excellent communication skills, approachable, a good listener, and capable of building a strong working relationship with students, staff, parents’ and the Board of education.
A flexible person, small town adaptable, involved in the community with an open door policy.
An outgoing and engaged leader who has a sense of humor and demonstrates integrity, honesty and fairness, as well as being open and transparent.
Have successful previous experience and possess knowledge of school facilities and general operations.
Closing date for applications: March 5, 2019 (11:30 p.m. central time)
Board of Trustees selects finalists to interview: March 19, 2019
Interviews with the Board of Trustees: April 5 & 6, 2019
Selection of new Superintendent: April 23, 2019
Start date: July 1, 2019
About CSBA/McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C.
McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. has been conducting national searches for governing boards since 1991. The firm has placed over 700 superintendents and other officials in public and non-profit organizations across the United States. McPherson & Jacobson is one of the leading national superintendent search firms.
The California School Board Association has selected McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. to represent them in conducting superintendent searches in California. McPherson & Jacobson is a leading national search firm that has California-based consultants. Our California consultants understand California and its unique requirements and laws.