Superintendent, Newark Valley Central School District


The Newark Valley Central School District is seeking an educational leader with a proven record of administrative accomplishments. The Board has identified several characteristics that are most desirable in the new superintendent. The candidate should be one who:

  • Has a successful record in raising academic achievement, excellent management and problem-solving skills, and a collaborative leadership style.
  • Has the ability to assess and evaluate all levels of the organization and make appropriate instructional and fiscal recommendations and decisions.
  • Shows a genuine concern for children, as demonstrated by listening, being visible and known to them, and being involved in their education and activities.
  • Is able to foster a strong, positive organizational culture and climate and has a leadership style built upon trust, integrity, enthusiasm, compassion, courtesy, common sense, attention to detail, and strong moral and ethical values.
  • Has an understanding of facilities management and capital improvement projects.
  • Exhibits good judgment, is patient in dealing with others, and shows evidence of stability and integrity under pressure.
  • Will be active and visible in our schools and community and has the willingness to make a commitment to the community and make a difference in the lives of children.
  • Is knowledgeable about the NYS learning standards and has a strong understanding of curriculum and instruction.
  • Has strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Possesses or is eligible for certification as a NYS school district administrator.

Application Deadline:

Feb. 10, 2023