Department of Administrative Services

Assistant Superintendent Of Schools (0855MP)

$50.59-$68.98 Hourly / $4,046.86-$5,518.05 BiWeekly /
$105,623.00-$144,021.00 Yearly


PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)

In the Departments of Correction, Children and Families or Developmental Services this class assists the Superintendent of Schools in the administration of the State Unified School District.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Works under the direction of Superintendent of Schools who reviews work for conformance with policy.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

Supervises professional and support staff assigned to the State Unified School District.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Assist in the planning, directing and coordinating of administration of all programs in the State Unified School District; consults with local public school officials concerning educational programs provided by school district; interprets guidelines and procedures on local level; responds to questions from staff, parents and local boards of education on specific issues; evaluates programs and teachers for conformance to standards; documents State Unified School District's compliance with state and federal statutes; develops training programs for staff and teachers; represents department at meetings with other agencies and on statewide committees; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Knowledge of the philosophy and methods of education and teaching; knowledge of principles and practices of education for special needs population; knowledge of methods of educational administration; knowledge of state and federal educational law and mandates; administrative ability.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

A Master's degree in education or related field plus eighteen (18) semester hours of graduate credit and completion of fifty (50) school months of successful teaching or service employment as identified in State of Connecticut, Regulation of State Board of Education, Sec. 10-145d-574 (a - f).

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

  1. Connecticut State Board of Education certification as a Intermediate Administrator/Supervisor will be required at time of appointment.
  2. Incumbents in this class may be required to possess and retain a current Connecticut Motor Vehicle operator's license.

CHARACTER REQUIREMENTS

In addition to the checking of references and of facts stated in the application, a thorough background investigation of each candidate may be made prior to appointment.

APPOINTMENT

Appointment by the Commissioner in accordance with State Statutes.

JOB CLASS DESIGNATION

Unclassified

OCCUPATIONAL GROUP

(09)-Education

BARGAINING UNIT

(02)-MANAGERIAL

EEO

(1)-Officials And Administrators

SALARY INFORMATION

MP 70

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing specification for the class of Assistant Superintendent of Schools in Salary Group MP 70 approved July 4, 2008. (Revised to modify Organizational Level)

EFFECTIVE DATE

2/11/2011

CLASS: 0855MP; EST: 3/30/1984; REV: 2/11/2011;