Associate Superintendent, School for the Blind (#1996639)
The Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB) invites you to consider a challenging and diverse employment opportunity with our school. We are looking for a highly-motivated and meticulous individual to fill the position of Associate Superintendent, Utah School for the Blind. This position may be based out of Ogden or Salt Lake City, however travel is required to all USDB campuses.
This is an administrative level position. The Associate Superintendent reports directly to and serves at the pleasure of the Superintendent of the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind.
Principal Duties: • Assumes leadership responsibility to oversee the development, administration, evaluation, and supervision for all educational programs and services for children who are blind, visually impaired, or deaf-blind. • Approves and monitors the School Improvement Plan. • Direct responsibility for compliance with all state and federal rules and regulations. • Prepares and implements an operating budget for the school. • Establishes effective communications and relationships with students, parents, staff, local education agencies (LEAs) and other state agencies, and the community. • Duties are comparable to an Assistant or Associate Superintendent in a public school district who must maintain clear communication with patrons and districts statewide. • Travels statewide to USDB, district, and other agency sites as necessary, requiring occasional overnight stay. • Assists in conducting the affairs of the agency in the absence of the Superintendent. • Performs other duties as assigned.