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Ozark City Schools Begins Search for a New Superintendent


The Ozark City Board of Education is seeking a skilled and visionary leader to build on the strengths of this well performing school system.

Other desired skills and traits include:

  • Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to effectively lead the administrative team
  • A skilled evaluator of programs and staff
  • Strong communication skills, including written and verbal skills, and the ability to be an effective spokesperson for the school system.
  • Able to generate support from community groups
  • Willing to listen to others
  • Ability to initiate and adapt to change
  • Demonstrated ability to raise student achievement
  • Goal oriented


Alabama law requires the superintendent to be chosen for general fitness and character and that he/she be knowledgeable in school administration.  The successful applicant also must have or be eligible for the appropriate certification to serve as a superintendent in Alabama.  In addition, the successful applicant must hold at least a master's degree from an accredited college or university.  A doctorate is preferred.

For more information please see the attached files:

Ozark Job Post for Superintendent

Ozark Superintendent Search Flier