The Board of Education of the Franklin Central School District announces a vacancy in the position of Superintendent of Schools and is commencing a search to attract the services of a talented and dedicated educator to provide leadership for the school district to begin approximately September 1, 2023. This will be a closed search in its entirety.
The Franklin Central School District seeks a collaborative leader who can engage the school community in focusing on continuous improvement of the District. They are looking for a Superintendent who is: • A visible and approachable individual with the ability to inspire, lead, motivate, and mentor staff to achieve excellence; • A personable school district leader who is able to build trust and understanding with staff, parents, students, the school board, and the community at large; • An experienced leader and negotiator who can demonstrate fiscal responsibility; • An effective communicator who listens to and respects the ideas of others, and is able to articulate the district’s goals, successes, and challenges; • An educational leader who can envision our school district for the future; and • Residency in the local area is desirable to allow for participation in school and community events.
Qualified applicants must submit the following by June 30, 2023. • Letter of Application • Current Resume • Completed Application—Form may be found at www.franklincsd.org under District and Employment Opportunities or the DCMO BOCES employment webpage: https://sites.google.com/dcmoboces.com/ careers-employment/
• Updated University placement folder OR graduate transcripts and at least three letters of recommendation • NYS School District Administrator/Leader Certificates. All application materials should be submitted to: Mr. Michael Rullo, District Superintendent DCMO BOCES 6678 County Road 32 Norwich, NY 13815 Office: 607-335-1233 Fax: 607-334-9848 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org All communications related to this search will be handled through the consultant. Applicants are requested not to contact any member of the Board of Education.
The Franklin Central School District is located in western Delaware County in the Catskill Region of New York State. The Village boasts a branch of the National Bank of Delaware County, The Franklin Free Library, Post Office, Fire Department, Chen-Del-O Credit Union and the Franklin Stock Company, a summer theater group. Civic groups include the Rotary, Chamber of Commerce, Stone Hall Committee, the Fire Department, Ambulance Squad, American Legion, Historical Society and two reading clubs. Several churches and a synagogue are
located within the region.