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Litchfield School District – School Administrative Unit #27

Litchfield, New Hampshire

The Litchfield School Board seeks exceptional candidates for the position of Superintendent of Schools.

The Litchfield School District seeks a dynamic leader with strong interpersonal and public relations skills, and a commitment to high academic achievement for each student, including;
  • A collaborative management style, ability to build consensus, a champion of fairness and equity with experience in promoting partnerships with the community;
  • Excellent communication skills, articulate, high energy leadership, highly visible and immersed in the schools and the community;
  • A person who will have a realistic understanding of the financial potential of the district to meet student needs;
  • A strong advocate for the education needs of students;
  • Well versed in curriculum development, delivery, and implementation;
  • Knowledgeable in the areas of school facilities and operations;
  • An educator who will be effective in recruiting, hiring and supporting outstanding new staff members.

The Litchfield School Board is made up of five community members elected for a three-year term. There are three schools in the community of Litchfield that provide educational services to our students. Griffin Memorial School serves students in grades PreK-4. Litchfield Middle School serves students in grades 5-8. Campbell High School serves students in grades 9-12. The student population is 1,309 students whom are served by 300 employees.

  • Minimum of 10 years in public education, five of which will be in administration
  • Completion of an advanced degree in Education Leadership (Masters or higher). Studies shall include School Finance, Personnel, School Planning, Curriculum, Public Relations, School Law, Administration, Business Management and Supervision.
  • Current NH Superintendent of Schools Certification or eligible for Superintendent certification by the State of NH

We offer a multi-year contract and a competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Interested candidates should apply online at . The following should be attached to your application: letter of interest, resume, three current professional letters of recommendation, certification, and transcripts. Only complete application packets will be reviewed. Application deadline is November 27, 2017 for a July 1, 2018 start. 

Search Timeline
October 20, 2017                  Place Ad On-line  
October 29, 2017                  Place Ad in Papers
November 27, 2017               Deadline for Applications 
December 2017                    Review of Applications
 January 2018                      Candiates Interviews,announce semi-finalists and 
                                           district visitations
 Selection of Superintendent is anticipated to be by January 31, 2018
Survey Results
SAU Office: 1 Highlander Court, Litchfield, NH 03052  |   Phone: 603-578-3570  |   Fax: 603-578-1267
Our Schools Phone Numbers Fax Numbers
Griffin Memorial School 603-424-5931 603-424-2677
Litchfield Middle School 603-424-2133 603-424-1296
Campbell High School 603-546-0300 603-546-0310
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Litchfield School District - SAU #27

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1 Highlander Court, Litchfield, NH 03052
Phone: 603-578-3570
Fax: 603-578-1267
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