The Foundation for East Baton Rouge School System is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that exists to enhance education by promoting academic excellence, championing innovation and providing sustained financial support for students in the East Baton Rouge Parish School System.
The newly-created Foundation now seeks a highly qualified and dynamic leader. From the posted position summary:
"The Executive Director provides vision and strategic leadership to the Foundation for East Baton Rouge School System to ensure that the mission is well understood by all stakeholders. The Executive Director is expected to communicate a consistent mission-centered focus to board members, staff, school system personnel, community partners and volunteers so that they can effectively support the advancement of the Foundation's purpose. The Executive Director serves as the symbol of the organization and is committed to providing the highest quality leadership and sound financial operations; working to successfully engage the community in realizing the Foundation goals."
The chosen candidate will have a minimum of three years demonstrated experience of successful and responsible leadership in a nonprofit organization and/or public school system. Salary is $75,000 - $85,000 depending on experience and qualifications. The new leader will report to the Foundation Board of Directors.
Complete position details and application information available at the LANO Career Center. See listing for "Foundation for East Baton Rouge School System," posted on 7/24/2013.