The Career Center is your place to find statewide school and district administrative vacancies in a
timely manner, the deadline for application, to whom you should apply, other important information about posted vacancies,
and support as you work to transition to a new position. The Career Center offers additional services including confidential
career counseling, review of application paperwork (resumes, cover letters, etc.), interview coaching, and answers to your
questions about districts and their vacancies.
Job Vacancy Listings:
This service provides you with timely notice of New York State school and district administrative job postings.
Updated vacancy notices are listed in three categories: superintendent, central office, and building-level positions.
In addition, the location (county) in the state, posted salary (if available), application deadline, to whom to apply, a link
to the district's webpage, and special notes about the district or vacancy from our vast experience. The introductory
cost for this service is $50 per year. As an individual you can pay by credit card or use your Paypal account. As
of June 30, 2019 this service in no longer available to new subscribers.
Coaching: A two hour session will include a review of your readiness to assume the next step in
your administrative career, timing decisions about applying for a new opportunity, and on-going advisement over time, and
other coaching services tailored to your specific needs. The cost for this service is $30 per hour. Contact us
using the link below.
This one hour service provides you with a review of your application, resume, essay (if required), cover letter, and letters
of reference. The goal is to help you make sure your paperwork presents you and your experience in a positive light.
This cost of this service is $30 per hour. Contact us using the link below.
Coaching: Interviewing is a skill and one that can be improved with practice. This service is approximately
one hour and will focus on how to answer tough questions, dealing with multiple and diverse interview groups, understanding
the importance on non-verbal behaviors, entering and exiting the interview session, and many other strategies and techniques
to help you hone your interview skills. The cost of this service is $30 per hour. Contact us using the link below.
Workshops and Programs for Aspiring Superintendents: Dr. Jim Merrins offers a wide
variety of professional development offerings to administrators aspiring to become a school superintendent. These offerings
are posted and updated regularly and can be accessed at his website: www.superintendentofschools.com