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Superintendent / CEO - North Vancouver School District

January 04, 2016

​Leadership Opportunity:  With the impending retirement of the incumbent, the North Vancouver School District (NVSD) is seeking a new Superintendent/CEO to continue to build on the strong foundation of educational excellence and responsible, creative leadership the District has enjoyed to date. With an operating budget of $160 million, the new Superintendent will work on behalf of the Board of Education to provide leadership and vision to approximately 16,000 students, as well as teachers, staff and parents in 32 schools spanning two municipalities. SuperintendentOfSchools.jpg

The Superintendent, as the Chief Executive Officer of the District, is responsible to the Board of Education for the overall leadership, educational outcomes, and general management of the affairs of NVSD. The Superintendent advises the Board, communicates emerging trends in education, recommends actions on current issues, and ensures NVSD policies and programs result in the attainment of the long-term goals and objectives of the Board. In addition, the Superintendent is responsible for supervising the requirements of the School Act and Regulations while providing leadership in administration and instructional programs to continually cement NVSD as an educational leader and employer of choice.

As the ideal candidate you are an accomplished, passionate educator who is currently in a district level, executive leadership role and brings a track record of success at all levels of the K-12 public education system. Highly relational, innovative, and progressive, the successful candidate is a champion of the public school system and committed to fostering high performing, inclusive, student-centered learning environments. You are also characterized as politically astute, financially judicious, and thoughtful.

This is an excellent opportunity to be a Superintendent/CEO that makes a mark in a district and community that places a high value on a progressive, innovative and inclusive public education system.

Learn more about the North Vancouver School District's Superintendent / CEO leadership opportunity


To explore this exciting opportunity further, please contact Tara Parry, Senior Associate, Lorraine Scrimshaw, Senior Associate, or Craig Hemer, Partner, at:

Boyden Global Executive Search
Vancouver BC
Phone 604.685.0261

or please submit your resume and information to and state Superintendent/CEO - North Vancouver School District in the subject line of your e-mail.