Nov 08, 2016
Feb 24, 2016 - Jun 24, 2016
The North Carolina Superintendent of Public Instruction is an elected executive position in the North Carolina state government. The superintendent is the secretary and chief administrative officer of the State Board of Education, and is responsible for the day-to-day management of the state's public school system. The Department of Public Instruction, with the superintendent at its helm, manages the daily operations of the state's entire public school system. The department has a staff of nearly 750 people that is directly involved in the education of North Carolina's students, leading the public schools in the areas of curriculum and instruction, accountability, finance, teacher and administrator preparation and licensing, professional development, and school business support and operations. In addition to ensuring the education of North Carolina's children, and the office is responsible for: enforcing North Carolina's state education laws; implementing State Board of Education policies and procedures; managing public school funds totaling approximately $8 billion in state and federal funds; licensing the almost 120,000 public school teachers and administrators; collaborating with the NC Center for the Advancement of Teaching, the NC Teacher Academy, the NC virtual Public School, the nine Regional Education Service Alliances/Consortia, and the state's 115 local education agencies. The salary for this position is $124,676/year.
Submit application to:
North Carolina State Board of Elections, PO Box 27255, Raleigh, NC, 27611, US