Roseburg School District
Invites applications for the position of
The Roseburg School District Board of Directors is seeking an educational leader with an outstanding record of achievement to serve as Superintendent beginning July 1, 2019. The School Board anticipates offering an annual base salary in the range of $150,000 to $175,000 plus benefits for the position.
About the District
Roseburg Public Schools strive to stand as a model of excellence in education and maintain high expectations for classroom achievement and behavior while providing assistance for those students who need alternative approaches to learning. The district’s mission statement is “A community partnership dedicated to academic and personal success for every student.”
• Approximately 6,000 students
• Over 700 employees
• Schools (13):
o Elementary schools (grades K-5): 8
o Middle schools (grades 6-8): 2
o High school (grades 9-12): 1
o Alternative school (grades 8-12): 1
o Charter school (grades 8-12): 1
Committed to excellence in every aspect of its operation, the District has gained a reputation as a school system dedicated to achieving high standards for all students. The community is supportive of local schools with many employers and service groups encouraging and facilitating volunteerism in the schools. For more information visit the district’s website: www.roseburg.k12.or.us.
About the Community
Roseburg is located on Interstate 5 in Southern Oregon's scenic Douglas County. The City of Roseburg has a population of 23,000 which serves as the commercial center for Douglas County with a population over 108,000. The community is nestled in a lush, forested region known as the 100 Valleys of the Umpqua, and surrounded by the Cascade Range. The North Umpqua River, which novelist Zane Grey called the most beautiful river in the world, as well as the South Umpqua River, winds through this family-centric community. Located centrally to the Oregon Coast, Crater Lake National Park, and the City of Eugene, Roseburg is home to a historic downtown, a museum of natural history, the Umpqua Valley Arts Center, Wildlife Safari, the Festival of Lights, and Music on the Half Shell.
Nearby recreational activities include hiking, boating, white water rafting, waterfall exploring, golfing, and camping. Cultural opportunities abound in Roseburg, from outstanding musical and theatrical performances to first-class art galleries. The Umpqua Valley region, with its range of growing conditions and natural beauty, is home to numerous award winning wineries. For more information about the area, visit www.theumpqualife.com and www.roseburgareachamber.org.
Application Requirements are:
Letter of Interest
Completed Superintendent Application Form
Copy of current administrator license
Statement of Educational Philosophy (1 page)
Completed Mentor Questionnaire Form
Letters of Recommendation (3-5 required)
Other information demonstrating success in education
For additional information or application materials, visit the (1) District’s website; (2) OSBA website www.osba.org at “Executive Employment Opportunities”; or (3) contact the Search Consultant. Submit all application materials electronically as Word or PDF documents by e-mail attachment to OSBA or the Search Consultant by 5:00 pm on the deadline date.
Closing date for applications: February 28, 2019 (but, open until filled)
Roseburg School District is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.
Note: This executive search is being handled jointly by Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) and NextUp Leadership providing an unparalleled level of search services to Oregon school districts and education organizations.