There has never been a better time for a visionary leader to join the NVUSD executive team and share a passion for implementing outstanding educational programs for all students. Since adopting a new strategic plan in December 2018, Napa Valley Unified School District has completed major fiscal and operational management improvements, and is now poised to begin a renaissance in our instructional services division. We will be relentlessly pursuing a few key priorities. Students will graduate college and career ready Students will experience responsive, engaging pedagogy Students will thrive socially, emotionally and academically Students will benefit from real-world experiences
We are looking for an expert in the areas of teaching and learning, K-12 curriculum and services, and laws and practices related to instruction. The new Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services for Napa Valley Unified School District will work collaboratively with the instructional team, all other department leaders, principals, certificated and classified staff to ensure an equitable allocation of resources and support across all of our schools. The work ahead will bring exciting opportunities and challenges as we integrate our special education and general education services, pay close attention to supporting our English Learners, and ensure TK-12 vertical alignment. NVUSD seeks a transformative, results oriented leader to collaboratively lead these efforts as we aim to provide an inclusive, seamless continuum of services to meet the needs of every learner, especially for those who have been historically underserved.
The strategic plan is our map for reaching new heights in student learning outcomes in the Napa Valley Unified School District. If you are a driver who is ready to navigate the road ahead with us, please introduce yourself to us through your application, we would love to meet you.
Experience: Successful teaching experience, a minimum of five years of administrative experience (preferably not less than two years at the district level), progressively responsible professional experience in administrative positions that are related to the duties of this position, and a demonstrated ability to work with personnel at all staff levels.
Qualifications: The minimum requirement is a valid California credential authorizing administrative service. Specific preparation in curriculum, instruction, and administration, and such alternative qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable.
Transforming lives by instilling and inspiring lifelong learning in every student. Established in 1965, Napa Valley Unified School District serves the communities of American Canyon, Napa City and Yountville. The district is comprised of 30 schools serving more than 16,100 students in Transitional Kindergarten (TK) through Grade 12.
Our students are all individuals, with their own talents, interests, needs and goals. That means that we nurture and challenge advanced learners, who want to expand their learning horizons, as well as students who have physical, emotional or cognitive challenges that require more support.
We offer rigorous academic courses, robust Career Technical Education options and diverse extracurricular and athletic programs. Our students can learn in traditional neighborhood schools, magnet schools, independent study, dual immersion English-Spanish programs, online options and more.