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Interim Superintendent - Silver Falls SD

Silver Falls School District

Silver Falls School District (OR)
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Location: Silverton, Oregon
Enrollment: 3,900 students
Annual Salary: $135,000 to $145,000
Application Deadline: July 16, 2019
Start Date: Aug. 5, 2019 (approx.)

The Silver Falls School District Board of Directors is seeking a highly qualified candidate with visionary leadership skills and successful experience in education administration to serve as Interim Superintendent to serve from approximately August 5, 2019 until June 30, 2020. The successful candidate must have experience as an administrator, excellent communication skills, unquestionable integrity and be willing to be involved in the community. The Board will offer a competitive compensation package to the successful candidate. The annual salary range is $135,000 to $145,000, but will be prorated to the actual start date. The successful candidate must hold or qualify for an Oregon superintendent's license.

Silver Falls School District covers almost 250 square miles across two counties, with 13 schools ranging from small K-8 configurations to Silverton High School, a Class 5A school boasting a greater than 90% graduation rate. The district comprises about 3,900 students in seven K-8, one K-2 elementary, one 3-5, one middle, one high school and two charter schools. The district employs a staff of 257 licensed employees, 235 classified employees, six confidential employees, six supervisors and 17 administrators. Silver Falls has a general fund budget of $47 million.

Silverton is nestled in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. The school district's central office is located in the heart of Silverton, whose historic downtown is just minutes from the beautiful Silver Falls State Park, as well as the Oregon Garden. From the annual Pet Parade to the Homer Davenport Days festival, Silverton is a city with a vibrant and active community. Surrounded by picturesque farmland and within a short drive of the cities of Portland, Salem, & Corvallis, Silverton truly provides something for everyone.

For information regarding the position, contact:
Steve Kelley, Director of Board Development and Executive Searches • 503.588.2800 • 800.578.6722 • 503.588.2813 (Fax)

For questions regarding the application process, contact:
Sarah Herb, Executive Search and Events Specialist • 503.400-3047 (direct) • 800.578.6722 • 503.588.2813 (Fax)

To apply visit the OSBA website at

The Silver Falls School District is an equal opportunity employer.