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Director of Information Technology
Job Code: 2569997
School District #67 (Okanagan Skaha)
Closing Date: Jul 23, 2018 12:00 PM PDT
  Posted on: Jul 05, 2018 
 
 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Management & Professionals
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Start Date:  Sep 01, 2018
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Job Description & Requirements
 

    School District 67: Okanagan Skaha

  Director of Information Technology

                                                                                 Posting 2018-04

 

 

 

 

Are you interested in being part of a district that is committed to collaboration, mentorship and creating innovative learning experiences?  School District 67 is embracing the evolving changes in education and looking for motivated educators who are actively seeking dynamic professional opportunities and passionate about making a difference in the lives of students.  Combining the natural beauty and amazing outdoor recreation opportunities associated with the Okanagan lifestyle with an exciting and fulfilling work environment is ideal for those pursuing a healthy balance both professionally and personally.

Okanagan Skaha School District is seeking applications from an experienced leader to assume the position of Director of Information Technology, effective September 1, 2018, (or a mutually agreeable date.) 

Reporting to the Secretary Treasurer, the Director of Information Technology will plan, organize, and manage a team of dedicated employees, as well as contractors and managed services vendors to ensure the stable operation of the School District's IT infrastructure. Our infrastructure spans multiple schools and work sites with hundreds of combined users.

 

With a focus on customer support, the Director’s primary responsibilities include developing, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing key functional areas, such as: Student Information System (My Education BC),  network, server, email and storage infrastructure, PowerSchool ERP, Cloud Services G suite, O365, Information security, disaster recovery, technology refresh, educational technology projects, business initiatives (including shared services projects), other financial and human resources systems and customer support functions.

 

The ideal candidate is willing to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple competing priorities and assignments. They must be capable enough to balance maintaining business continuity and planning for future demand while always delivering an exceptional internal customer experience.

 

 

The School District

 

SD No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha), representing the communities of Penticton, Summerland, Kaleden, and Naramata, serves the educational needs of approximately 5800 students through 11 elementary, 3 middle, 3 secondary schools and 1 DL school.

Our school district has a proud history of excellent student achievement across a wide range of accomplishment areas:  Academics, fine arts, athletics, career programs, French Immersion, and applied skills with a focus on meeting the individual needs of all learners.

 

 

 

The Communities

 

The communities are nestled on the sides of Skaha and Okanagan Lakes in the heart of wine and fresh fruit country.  Apex Mountain Ski Resort, named nationally and North America-wide as one of the finest small destination ski areas, is an easy 45-minute drive from Penticton.   The combination of good working conditions, strong community support for schooling, and excellent recreational amenities makes the area a highly desirable home.

 

For further community information on Penticton see:

www.penticton.org

Applicants can also contact Mr. Kevin Lorenz at (250) 770-7700,

or by e-mail at klorenz@summer.com to discuss this position.

 

Application closing date:             July 23, 2018 @ noon

Interview Process:                          TBD

Starting date:                                     September 1, 2018 (or a mutually agreeable date.) 

 

Resumes including references familiar with your professional performance, supporting documents and transcripts, should be sent to:

 

Mr. Jason Corday

Director of Instruction/HR

SD No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha)

425 Jermyn Avenue

Penticton, BC   V2A 1Z4

Fax:        (250) 770-7730

E-mail: jcorday@summer.com

 

We appreciate all interest in this position; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

 

 


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