The School Leadership Center of Greater New Orleans (SLC-GNO), a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to developing educational leaders and advancing the improvement of PK-12 schools, is seeking applicants and nominations for the position of President & CEO. The successful candidate will be a visionary and collaborative leader, problem-solver
and communicator who is also capable of managing the operations of a small but complex organization, including fiscal responsibilities and human resource development. The President & CEO will be able to cultivate and strengthen partnership with PK-12 schools, districts, state and federal agencies to facilitate the Center’s work and engage in development/fundraising as needed. This is a 12-month position.
The President & CEO leads a small, highly qualified and professional staff in all facets of operations and is responsible to the Center’s Board for strategic visioning, planning, and continuous improvement of Center activities. The President & CEO leads or assists in the development and delivery of services to schools, district, and educational agencies year-round including on-site training and coaching, a Fellows Program directed at the improvement of principals and assistant principal’s practice, an aspiring leaders’ program, and technical assistance to schools and districts on a contract basis.
The successful applicant must (be):
• Possess or be eligible for a valid Louisiana certificate in Administration and Supervision (or equivalent preferred;
• Possess a strong Academic Credential (Master’s Degree or above); and
• Demonstrate not less than 10 years of successful experience in school leadership.
For more information on the Center’s work and operations, and for procedures for
nominating an applicant or applying for the position, please see the Center’s website at
THE SCHOOL LEADERSHIP CENTER IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.