CASDA is seeking a proven educational leader committed to continuing the growth and progress of an outstanding educational association. The successful candidate should be defined by a leadership style that is reasoned, decisive, and collaborative with a strong reputation as an exceptional leader. The ideal candidate should possess the following qualities:
Is someone who builds relationships and teams within organizations, within professional networks, and by visible and accessible.
Fosters an environment of forward- thinking and innovation.
Has the ability to motivate others and create a culture that promotes collaboration, creativity and results-driven solutions.
Communicates effectively and openly with member districts and the Executive Committee, and is able to communicate key issues facing NYS school districts in a way that invites participation from all stakeholders.
Takes initiative and demonstrates the ability to guide CASDA.
Makes others feel at ease through active listening and has a sense of humor.
Exhibits a great deal of integrity.
Is willing to make a long-term commitment.
The CASDA Executive Committee is seeking a highly qualified, experienced educational leader to fill the position of Executive Director. The search process will be conducted over the next three months with the successful candidate being appointed by June 6, 2017 and taking office on or about September 1, 2017. Residency in the Albany area is strongly preferred.
Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit a letter of interest, resumé, application form, graduate transcripts and a placement folder. The Consultants will carry out the task of screening applicants and recommending to the Executive Committee a group of final candidates. The Executive Committee will make all decisions concerning the selection process, the evaluation of candidates and the final appointment.
For an application and vacancy announcement brochure please visit <CastalloandSilky.com>.
Additional Salary Information: Salary and benefits are based upon experience and will be negotiated with the CASDA Executive Committee.
Castallo & Silky LLC is an educational consulting firm that provides a variety of services to school districts and other educational organizations in New York State. The company is based in Syracuse, N.Y. Dr. William D. Silky is the Director.