Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Position: Director of Curriculum and Instruction
Location: Watervliet City School District
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: As per contract

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Strong leadership experience in aligning curriculum/instruction to NYS Learning Standards
  2. Ability to promote a shared vision for academic improvement between elementary and secondary schools as well as collaborating with administrators, teachers and support staff
  3. Possess deep knowledge of PK-12 Curriculum and Instructional Assessment
  4. Ability to collaborate with instructional coaches, teachers as well as facilitating professional development for all staff
  5. Must be well-versed in DEI (Diversity Equity and Inclusivity) Programs/Practices
  6. Knowledge and experience in best practices for creating/sustaining Trauma Sensitive Schools
  7. Ability to desegregate data from a wide variety of diversified sources for the purposes of preparing reports, making recommendations and/or preparing information
  8. Demonstrate the ability to work comfortably with a diverse population of students
  9. Ability to assist in the selection, assignment, transfer, promotion, and evaluation of instructional staff
  10. Ability to assist in the development, implementation and evaluation of programs designed to meet the ongoing professional growth needs of certified staff members
  11. NYS certification: School District Leader (SDL); School District Administrator (SDA)
  12. Leadership experience required (minimum of 3 years)

Interested candidates should apply to:

Dr. Lori S. Caplan
Superintendent of Schools
1245 Hillside Drive
Watervliet, NY 12189

Date Posted: July 16, 2021
Closing Date: July 30, 2021