School Superintendent

Recruitment #220504-I22A-I01


Position Title/Level/Code: School Superintendent, 1825

Location: Oklahoma School for the Deaf, Sulphur, OK

Annual Salary Range: $80,600 to $94,950.00

On campus housing will be provided to the selected candidate.

Essential Functions: Under administrative direction of the Director of the Department of Rehabilitation Services, the incumbent plans, directs and coordinates all program activities at the Oklahoma School for the Deaf. The duties include planning, directing and coordinating the educational, recreational, vocational and residential programs; developing, preparing and monitoring the annual budget and supervising professional staff.
Application must include resumes or vitas and must include educational and work background listing places of employment, beginning and ending dates of employment, and description of duties performed. Please submit references and a copy of your superintendent certificate along with the resume. Information should include a telephone number where you can be reached during office hours, your mailing address, e-mail address, and the announcement number for which you are applying.

Background Check:  The Department of Rehabilitation Services will conduct a criminal background check on new hires as part of an offer of employment that is made contingent upon a successful criminal background check.

Benefit Highlights: The Department of Rehabilitation Services provides a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.

Benefits Include:
• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave for the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service

Applicants without previous state service OR currently in trial period status, must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line External Listings applicant system (  Current State of Oklahoma employees with permanent status in state service must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please email 

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.


A master’s degree from an accredited college or university, an Oklahoma School Superintendent Certificate, and a minimum of four years of experience, of which two years must have been as a teacher and two years as a school supervisor or administrator, OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Candidates must be proficient in American Sign Language (ASL) to be considered.  Candidates must affirm proficiency on their application, and proficiency will be verified during the selection process.  Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience working in a school for the deaf.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.