Position Information Message
Superintendent – Dover Area School District (DASD)
York County, PA
The Dover Area School District (DASD) has begun the search for the next leader for our growing district. Dover Area School District educates over 3,600 students in grades K-12.
The school district, with deep roots since before the 1950s, offers distinguished student achievement, exemplary instruction and award-winning performing arts and athletics.
DASD is located in a quiet, rural community northwest of the city of York, Pennsylvania. Included within its sixty-seven (67) square miles are the three municipalities of Borough of Dover, Dover Township, and Washington Township. The overall school district population is 35,000.
||Dover Area School District
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||Desired Job-related experience includes:
- Strong background in curriculum, instruction and the PA standards; preferred experience driving high quality instruction
- Provide visionary leadership in developing and maintaining the most effective and efficient education programs in advancing student success; preferred experience in closing the achievement gap within a district
- Experience in a Central Office position including supervision of principals and/or administrators
- Experience in developing and maintaining a fiscally responsible financial plan for implementation of District Goals
- Effective communication and engagement skills with the Staff, Board of Directors, Students, Parents, and Community including collaborative decision making among all parties
- Knowledge of trends/educational research and to have the ability to translate those innovations into meaningful goals providing continued growth and excellence within the District Community.
The Deadline to apply is May 31, 2020. Interested candidates may submit their interest to
Kristina Jacoby, Director of Human Resources via mail (101 Edgeway Road, Dover PA 17315) or email (email@example.com). Interested Candidates should submit the following items:
- Cover letter and Resume
- PA letter of Eligibility
- Sealed University Transcripts
- Act 24 Clearance; Current Act 34/Act 151 clearances/FBI clearance (within 1 year)
OR apply through the District Website at www.doversd.org/employment
||This listing expires on: 6/11/2020