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Superintendent - Petersburg City Public Schools

Employer
BWP & Associates
Location
Petersburg, Virginia
Salary
Regionally Competitive

PETERSBURG CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH

The School Board of Petersburg City Public Schools (PCPS) seeks an outstanding educational leader to serve as Superintendent. The start date for the new Superintendent will be on or before August 1, 2024. PCPS is an equal opportunity employer.

ABOUT PCPS:
Petersburg is a small but very diverse historical city located 20 miles south of Richmond, VA. Our school division has a rich history and tradition known for innovative programs. Out of that tradition, exciting and engaging activities abound in our schools daily. Our school division serves approximately 4,300 students with a staff of more than 600 employees. Petersburg City Public Schools is a changing school system seeking to become a beacon of hope in a community where education offers a path to a better life. Our community takes great pride in our schools and fosters partnerships that ensure students achieve at their highest potential.

More information about the district is available at www.petersburg.k12.va.us and on the BWP & Associates' website at www.bwpassociates.com.

DESIRED SUPERINTENDENT QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The Petersburg City School Board seeks a forward-thinking, dynamic, instructional leader who can lead the development of our next Strategic Plan.
  • The successful candidate will have a commitment to collaboration with the School Board, staff, and community.
  • They will be visible throughout the schools and community, taking advantage of a positive working relationship between the School Board, City Council, and a supportive and engaged community.

APPLICATION/ SALARY/ LICENSURE INFORMATION:

  • Individuals who wish to be considered for this position will complete an online BWP Applicant Data Form at: www.bwpassociates.com.
  • An application file must include a letter of interest indicating reasons for interest in the position, a current resume, and three letters of reference. Candidates must send these materials electronically with the online Applicant Data Form. Official transcripts will be required from candidates who are invited to interview with the School Board.
  • The successful candidate's salary will be regionally competitive. The final salary and benefits will be negotiated and determined based on proven experience, qualifications, and meeting School Board criteria.
  • Applicants are required to hold or provide evidence of eligibility for the Virginia Division Superintendent License. Candidates are encouraged to obtain information about requirements for licensure from the Virginia Department of Education at www.doe.virginia.gov.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:JUNE 16, 2024

Letters of application and other required materials must be received by BWP & Associates no later than June 16, 2024. The Board expects to finalize the search by July 2024. It is anticipated that the new superintendent will officially assume this position on or before August 2024.

BWP Search Team:
Dr. Kevin Castner 434-531-8171
Dr. Wayne Harris 540-761-1488

FOR MORE INFORMATION: www.bwpassociates.com

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