PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Superintendent shall be the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the District, responsible for the effective operation of the District; general administration of all instructional, business or other operations of the District; and for advising and making recommendations to the Board of Trustees with respect to such activities. The Superintendent shall perform all the duties and accept all of the responsibilities required of a Superintendent as prescribed by the Education Laws of the State of California, the rules and regulations of the California State Board of Education; laws and regulations of the United States; statutes of the State of California; and the policies, rules, and regulations established by the District’s Board of Trustees.
The Board of Trustees is seeking an experienced educational leader, who is committed to building on the strong academic foundation at TUSD.
QUALIFICATIONS: • Demonstrated leadership qualities and personal characteristics necessary for working effectively with students, teachers, and parents; the community; and within a political structure • Demonstrated successful experience in school administration and supervision • Established broad-based experience in public education • Exhibited working knowledge of human resources, curriculum and assessment, primary through high school level management, including alternative education • Demonstrated adherence to the highest standards of ethical conduct and professionalism LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, BONDING, AND/OR TESTING REQUIREMENTS: • Master’s Degree in Educational Administration or equivalent required • Doctorate desired • Criminal Justice Fingerprint Clearance • Valid California Driver’s License • Tuberculin Clearance • First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certificates • Valid California Administrative Credential desired
About Templeton Unified School District
The Templeton Unified School District (TUSD) serves students in transitional kindergarten through grade twelve and is composed of two elementary schools, one middle school, one high school, a continuation high school, a K-8 home school, and a 9-12 independent study school. Current enrollment is approximately 2,520. The District has a comprehensive academic program that regularly receives recognition for its high quality, including California Distinguished Schools, Blue and Gold Ribbon awards at numerous school sites.