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Slocum Independent School District

Job Posting


Region: 7


School District: Slocum ISD


Position: Superintendent of Schools


Date Posted: January 18, 2013


Deadline to Apply: February 4, 2013


Salary Range: Negotiable  



The Board of Trustees of Slocum ISD is conducting a confidential search seeking  

candidates for the position of Superintendent of Schools. Slocum ISD is composed of one

campus, two schools and approximately 430 students with an average of 60 employees.



·         Master’s Degree preferably in Educational Administration   

·         Valid Texas Superintendent Certificate or other appropriate certification

·         Five-years of successful leadership experience as a campus-level principal.

·         Classroom teaching experience  

·         A strong background in student performance success.

·         Demonstrated leadership skills in public school operations, including curriculum issues.

·         Understanding of state and federal education mandates.

·         Thorough knowledge of school law, curriculum and instruction.

·         Ability to manage budget and personnel.

·         Working knowledge of budgeting and public school finances.

·         Ability to interpret policy, procedures, and data.

·         Organizational, communication, public relations, and interpersonal skills.

·         Commitment to being visible at extra-curricular and community events.

·         Ability to plan, schedule and set priorities.


Application Process:

Applicants are asked to submit a letter of interest, current resume with three references including contact information. Resumes will be screened by Superintendent Fred Fulton and the board may invite applicants to participate in an interview. Prior to an interview applicants will be required to provide official college transcripts, a copy of Texas Educator Certificate, a completed district application and DPS Computerized Criminal History Verification form.


Submit information to:

Fred Fulton


Slocum ISD

5765 E State Highway 294

Elkhart, TX 75839


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Posted January 18, 2013