Upper Darby School District Superintendent Search

  • The Upper Darby School District is seeking a knowledgeable, experienced, and highly effective leader to fill the vital role of Superintendent.


    If you possess the following qualities, you are invited to apply:

    • Visionary with long term commitment to the mission, values, and beliefs of the UDSD and to fostering a positive learning experience for all children and staff.
    • Commitment to the interests of all stakeholders in the community including residents, parents, students, and staff.
    • Strong foundation in a systems approach to operations, curriculum, instruction and assessment, educational best practices, and creating climates of respect and safe schools.
    • Courageous innovator and strong educational leader with a positive attitude who strives to build collaboration, trust, and consensus among all internal and external stakeholders.
    • Understands the needs of a very diverse district serving very diverse communities.
    • Keen knowledge of, and experience with, school finance, business management, school law, and human resource management.
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to develop and cultivate relationships through all channels of communication.
    • Expereince leading the management of aging facilities.
    • Prior experience as a Superintendent or Assistant Superintendent for a large district in a diverse community, with a proven history of success and longevity.
    • PA Superintendent Letter of Eligibility (Out of State - Eligible for PA Letter).
    • Doctorate in Education preferred.                

    Compensation: The total compensation package is competitive and negotiable.

    Application Deadline: January 10, 2019

    Apply For This Position Now

    For additional information contact Dr. Maria Edelberg, Executive Director, Delaware County Intermediate Unit, at 610-938-9000 ext. 2056 or at medelberg@dciu.org

    To learn more information about the Upper Darby School District, visit www.upperdarbysd.org



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    The Superintendent Search is being conducted by the DCIU as a value-added service at no cost to the Upper Darby School District.