The Board of Education of McLean County Unit District #5 seeks an outstanding Superintendent for this PreK-12 district of 13,600 students. The district is located in central Illinois a few hours from Chicago, St. Louis and Indianapolis in the Bloomington, Normal communities, home of Illinois State University, Heartland Community College and Illinois Wesleyan University.
The Board of Education is seeking a strong leader who can communicate with and advocate for all students and stakeholders. The district is supported by a $192M budget.
A regionally competitive salary and benefits package will be offered. Residency within the district is strongly preferred. Applications accepted through November 29, 2019. The new superintendent will assume duties on July 1, 2020.
Hold or be eligible for the Illinois Superintendent’s License.
Successful and significant administrative experience.
Residency within the district is strongly preferred.
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About McLean County Unit District No. 5
McLean County Unit District No. 5 employs approximately 1,650 full and part time staff members to educate more than 13,600 students. The district consists of more than 214 square miles, with 17 elementary, 4 junior high and 2 high school buildings, and 1 vocational training site. The district has 156 Illinois Department of Transportation-approved buses in its fleet. Buses travel 1.9 million miles a year delivering more than 10,000 students to 23 schools.