Superintendent - Tyrone Area School District, Blair County, PA. Expected appointment date on or about July 1, 2020.  District enrollment kindergarten through 12th grade 1774 with 135 Pre-K students and a district operated day care serving approximately 160 children. The board is seeking a  visionary leader who demonstrates a sincere interest in the education of all students and the ability to maintain a culture of professional and academic excellence. Must be knowledgeable in education and curricular trends, current technology, research and innovative practices.  The candidate must offer a proven record demonstrating the ability to maintain an open, positive staff and board relationship while fostering a collaborative environment and effectively communicating with and engaging all district stakeholders.  Must be skilled and experienced in selecting, motivating and evaluating highly qualified staff and  the ability to maximize human and financial resources.  A successful candidate will have a solid record of practices of community engagement with strong public relations skills and a demonstrated record in commitment to gauging school climate through an on-site presence.  The practice of on-site evaluation of education  and related support initiatives is essential for success and expected in the position.  Focus will be on research based instructional models and learning designs that will promote student collaboration, creativity and achievement. Salary and benefits negotiable, and will be based upon training, experience, qualifications and meeting board criteria including but not limited to the skills listed above.  PA letter of eligibility required. Please direct questions to Acting Superintendent, Leslie Estep at or 814-684-0710.   Interested applicants will need to provide a signed cover letter, two-page resume, district application  and PA letter of eligibility, Act 24 clearance, current Act 34 and Act 151 clearances and FBI fingerprint submittal (1 year old or less).   Sealed university transcripts shall be applicant requested with delivery to Tyrone Area School District.

Submittal contact for the search is Fay Golden, address: Tyrone Area School District, Human Resources, 701 Clay Avenue, Tyrone, PA, 16686. The application and related document information may be found at Departments/Human Resources/Job Postings.

Review Documents- Documents to be submitted in hard copy for review consideration are, cover letter, resume, district application with attachments and three letters of reference.  Review documents received prior to February 14, 2020 will be given priority consideration in the selection process.

All other documents required should be submitted or noted “in process”.   EOE