The Santa Paula School District, Santa Paula, California, Board of Education, 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, 2021.
McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C., Executive Recruitment and Development, in collaboration with the California School Boards Association, has been engaged as the consultant in a search for outstanding candidates. They will assist the Governing Board in identifying and screening the candidates.
Location: 70 miles northwest of Los Angeles
The candidate must have the background, skills, and abilities essential for excellence in educational leadership. The Governing Board recognizes that selecting a superintendent is one of the most important decisions it will make, and developed the following desired characteristics for its next Superintendent:
A confident and dedicated leader that leads by example and is not just a manager
A good communicator, listener, and collaborator
Is open and engaging, approachable and personable
An innovator with a fresh perspective
Closing date for applications: April 19, 2021 (11:30 p.m. central time)
Board of Education selects finalists to interview: May 5, 2021
Interviews with the Board of Education: May 15-16, 2021
Selection of new Superintendent: May 26, 2021
Start date: July 1, 2021
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 815 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.