Leadership Development Specialist Position Available at WSSDA

WSSDA is looking for somebody passionate about fostering leadership and driving positive developments in public education. They need to thrive in a collaborative environment and relish the opportunity to use their skills to benefit our locally elected school boards. In fact, school board experience is an excellent background for the position.

About the Position

As a leadership development specialist, this person will play a pivotal role in supporting the professional growth of school directors and board-superintendent teams across Washington state. Responsibilities will include instructional design, curriculum development, and resource creation to enhance board governance and leadership practices. Working closely with the director of leadership development and other team members, they will contribute to the design and delivery of training programs, workshops, and other professional development initiatives.

Why Work at WSSDA

Working for WSSDA is more than just a job – it provides an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of students and communities across Washington state by supporting the leaders elected to govern school districts. Here are some reasons to consider joining the team:

  • Impact: This role supports the professional growth of school leaders who oversee the education of over 1.1 million students statewide.
  • Dedication to Public Education: WSSDA is committed to the value of public education and strives to create a more equitable and inclusive education system.
  • Culture of Respect: WSSDA values diversity, equity, and kindness in the workplace culture, fostering positive relationships and mutual support among team members.
  • Benefits and Perks: As a Washington state employee, you will enjoy competitive compensation, paid leave, health insurance options, and access to retirement programs.

How to Apply

If you know somebody who shares WSSDA’s passion for public education and believes in the power of visionary leadership, please encourage them to apply for the leadership development specialist position at WSSDA. WSSDA welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and experiences and is committed to creating an inclusive and equitable workplace for all.