Director - Pattonville R-III School District
Position: Director
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Director of Innovation & Life Readiness
Job Location: Pattonville Learning Center
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Feb 07, 2019**
District: Pattonville R-III School District
St Ann, MO 63074
Telephone: 314-213-8065 EXT 1065
Job Description:

About the Position
Pattonville School District is accepting applications for the position of Director of Innovation & Life Readiness.  This position reports to the Assistant Superintendent for Teaching & Learning.

Major Responsibilities and Duties
  • Responsible for setting the vision, direction, and strategic plan for innovative programs throughout the district    
  • Implementation of evidence-based, innovative school and program models to ensure all students have access to learning environments that meet their needs
  • Strong organizational, communication, strategic planning and interpersonal skills        
  • Works collaboratively to build consensus to deliver exceptional results            
  • Serves as the district expert on innovative school models and research based approaches to teaching and learning                
  • Guides and supports school principals in the development of learning environments that enable optimal student achievement results
  • Supports and ensures the integration of the district’s curriculum and instructional objectives at the campus level integrated with new and innovative teaching practices
  • Coordinates and ensures the successful integration of evidence-based strategies to support the growth and success of all students                           
  • Identifies high-performing school best practices in Pattonville School District and supports the implementation of best practices across the district 
  • Facilitates relevant research and evidence-based scaling efforts to replicate and expand innovative programs
  • Invests and engages internal and external stakeholders in innovative school models and educational practices
  • Demonstrates awareness of district and community needs and initiates actions to meet those needs
  • Responsible for identifying and scaling creative ideas that work throughout the district in partnership with the community
  • Coordinates, manages and supports K-12 online education programming (MOCAP)
  • Prepares, submits and manages Federal Programs (Title I, Title II, Title III, Title VI) applications
  • Prepares, submits and monitors budgets for Federal Programs (Title I, Title II, Title III, Title VI)
  • Communicates with private schools regarding Federal Programs (Title I, Title II, Title III, Title VI)
  • Provides leadership in the development, coordination, and support of curriculum, instruction, assessment, and professional learning, as well as management of English Learner (EL) Program protocols and procedures
  • Coordinates and supports K-12 library/media programs
  • Consults regularly with K-12 library/media staff and provides ongoing assistance and support

Desired Position Qualifications
  • Education: MA/MS and/or Ph.D./Ed.D. in education  
  • Five (5) or more years successful of experience as a classroom teacher
  • Experience working collaboratively across various departments in a school district
  • Missouri teaching and/or administrative certification

Salary Range (*Salary information is based on the current 2018-19 salary range.  An updated range for the 2019-20 school year has not been established at the time of this position being posted.)
  • Salary Category District Director (DD) *$98,980 - $140,700
  • Competitive insurance benefits (see attached)
  • No cost access to the employee health clinic (see attached)
*Search Time Line

Application deadline February 7, 2019
District Level Interview(s) February 21, 2019
Recommendation to Board February 26, 2019
Position Start Date July 1, 2019

*Time Line is subject to change

Please feel to contact us at (314)-213-8065 if you have any questions. 


** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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