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The Mount Pleasant Central School District in Thornwood, New York is seeking a Director of Technology and Data. The ideal candidate will possess experience with implementation of instructional software, including student management systems. This position will support classroom implementation of instructional software programs as well. The ideal candidate should also have basic knowledge of hardware and network infrastructure, being able to have oversight and being able to troubleshoot issues with the BOCES Managed IT Team.
The Director of Technology and Data will have knowledge of NYS data reporting requirements and the responsibilities of the CIO. This position will need to have knowledge of the state data repository, HR and SMS systems for purposes of data extract and other relevant data reporting systems.
This position will be responsible for supervision and direction of a small office and support staff.
This position will report directly to the Superintendent of Schools.
The successful candidate must possess NYS School District Administrator (SDA) or NYS School District Leader (SDL) certification.
Relevant work experience is preferred.
Job duties include, but are not limited to:
Represents the district in meetings with educational business groups dealing with informational technology.
Represents the district in meetings involving BOCES informational technology services and Managed IT services.
Works under the direction of the Superintendent of Schools with the Director of Business Administration to write and maintain the district IT budget.
Assumes the role of System Administrator, coordinating hardware, software, implementation and maintenance. Oversees day to day operations of district’s network.
Coordinates the district web presence and other related technical and web based services .
Coordinates the purchasing of all hardware and software for the district.
Coordinates the review and evaluation of software for administrative and clerical purposes; communicates information from such evaluation to appropriate staff members.
Plans, develops and coordinates the computer education program as well as administrative/clerical applications for the district.
Provides advice and assistance about the use of computer hardware and software for instruction.
Oversees student management system (eschool data) operations.
Responsible for accurate reporting of all data required by NYS SED.
Will act as district CIO reporting directly to the Superintendent of Schools.
About Mt Pleasant Central School District
The Mount Pleasant Central School District is located in the heart of Westchester County and serves approximately 2,000 students in grades K-12. The district encompasses the hamlets of Hawthorne and Thornwood, as well as portions of Valhalla and Pleasantville.
Mount Pleasant Central School District is comprised of four schools: Hawthorne Elementary (K-2), Columbus Elementary (3-5), Westlake Middle School (6-8) and Westlake High School (9-12). The middle and high school share the same campus along with the District Office.
Our district is a member of the Tri-State Consortium of high-performing school districts and is a partner with Teachers College Columbia University's Reading and Writing Program.
Our teachers are highly qualified and consistently seek to improve their practices through both in- and out-of-district professional development opportunities. Our students are exposed to a rigorous academic curriculum in learner-centered classrooms and supported to be their best through character education programs.
We are proud to offer an array of academic and service-oriented clubs and close to 50 sports teams that contribute to the overall development of our students. ...Our sports programs encourage athletes to be well-rounded students and have consistently produced multiple scholar-athlete teams each season.
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