Excellent South Carolina School District Searching for a Superintendent
The position - The Orangeburg County School Board seeks an outstanding educational leader to serve as Superintendent of Orangeburg County School District. The start date for the new superintendent will be approximately July 1, 2020. Orangeburg County School District is an equal opportunity employer.
The District – Located in the Midlands of South Carolina, between Columbia and Charleston. The District has 31 schools and approximately 12,000 students. Orangeburg County School District serves a diverse population and provides strong instructional support and technology to a wide spectrum of students. Orangeburg County School District’s superintendent has a great opportunity to work with a dedicated School Board, an excellent staff, and a supportive community to provide an educational program that enables all students to grow, learn, and prepare for success in a complex and changing world. More information about the district is available at www.ocsdsc.org and on the BWP & Associates' website at www.bwpassociates.com.
Qualifications – The Orangeburg County School Board seeks a highly visible, forward thinking superintendent who will maintain and enhance the school division’s collaborative, innovative and diverse culture. The candidate the Board seeks will be a visionary educator, an instructional leader, a collaborative manager, and an effective communicator who will provide the leadership for the continued implementation of their 2020 Strategic Plan. The candidate must be certified as a superintendent in the State of South Carolina.
Application / selection procedure / salary / licensure - Individuals who wish to be considered for this position will complete an online BWP Applicant Data Form at www.ocsdsc.org or www.bwpassociates.com. An application file must include a letter of interest indicating reasons for interest in the position, a current resume, and three letters of reference. Candidates must send these materials electronically with the online Applicant Data Form. Official transcripts will be required from candidates who are invited to interview with the School Board.
Salary for the successful candidate will be regionally competitive. The final salary and benefits for the successful candidate will be negotiated and determined based upon proven experience, qualifications and meeting Board criteria.
Applicants are required to hold or provide evidence of eligibility for the South Carolina Division Superintendent License. Candidates are encouraged to obtain information about requirements for licensure from the South Carolina Department of Education at https://ed.sc.gov/educators/teaching-insouth-carolina/.
Application Deadline – May 1, 2020 - Letters of application and other required materials must be received by BWP & Associates no later than May 1, 2020. The Board expects to finalize the search by June 1, 2020. The new superintendent will officially assume this position on or before July 1, 2020.
BWP search team: Dr. Kevin Castner 434-531-8171 Dr. Percy Mack 803-730-9419
For more information: www.bwpassociates.com
Internal Number: ORA 19-001
About Orangeburg County School District
BWP & Associates was formed when three successful search firms (Harold Webb & Associates, PNR Associates, and The Bickert Group, Ltd.) merged to offer clients a large national network of experienced consultants. They have conducted over 800 successful executive searches.