Washington Central UUSD is recruiting a Director of Technology to provide leadership, strategic thinking and business acumen to work across the organization to define and drive the technology strategy and vision regarding infrastructure and architecture, vendor selection, application development and service management that supports the successful execution of our business strategy. To direct, maintain and enhance a technology infrastructure that includes educational technology integration, network administration and data management consistent with recommended best practices in order to provide a secure, responsive, and evolving technological foundation for 1) continuously improving student learning and academic achievement through the utilization of contemporary technological tools; 2) maximizing systems effectiveness and efficiency; and 3) overseeing and coordinating education technology initiatives that enhance both teaching and learning.
Responsible for District Technology program through direct planning and implementation of systems and educational uses of technology, managing programming functions for system support; assisting leadership in goals related to technology, instruction; managing budget and procurement processes of technology needs; managing training, supervising and evaluating technology teams and specialists; report to policy groups and school board as appropriate; developing application strategies leveraging current technologies and best of breed market technologies to deliver exceptional student and educator experiences; lead technology resource and advisor to district; maintain a communications network with union and district; provide in-service training; assist staff in running technology programs; provide recommendations of technology-related coursework; oversee district equipment and inventory, and other duties as may be required.
Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science or related field plus 5 years of educational experience and 5 years of networking experience in a multi operating system environment.
OR A combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired.
Minimum of 5 years' supervisory experience.
Valid Driver's License. Holds or eligible to hold a valid Vermont Professional Educator's License with Supervisors endorsement and Educational Technologist endorsement preferred.
In-depth knowledge and skills related to information and education technology, systems design and programming, administrative and instructional uses of information and educational technology in the school environment and web design.
Excellent communication and interactive skills with a variety of individuals (student, faculty, administrators, parents, peers, subordinates, supervisors and outside organizations).
About Washington Central UUSD
Washington Central Unified Union School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.