Connecticut Department of Correction
Job Posting

Position Title: State School Department Head
Open To: Current Department of Correction Employees Only
1st shift, Monday - Friday
$72,996.00 - $105,710.00 (No Sixth Year Degree)
$79,147.00 - $112,149.00 (Sixth Year Degree)
Position: 101235
Closing Date: May 5, 2015
Minimum Qualifications: Knowledge of philosophy and methods of education and teaching; knowledge of the principles and practices of education of special needs population; ability in written and oral expression; ability to work effectively with others; supervisory ability.
General Experience: A Master's degree in Education or related field plus eighteen (18) semester hours of graduate credit and completion of fifty (50) school months of successful teaching or service employment as identified in State of Connecticut, Regulation of State Board of Education, Sec. 10-145d-574(a-f).
Special Requirements:
  1. Connecticut State Board of Education certification as an Intermediate Administrator/Supervisor #092.
  2. Incumbents in the class may be required to possess and retain a current Connecticut Motor Vehicle operator's license.
Preferred Experience: Knowledge of and experience with the design and implementation of school improvement projects.
Character Requirement: In addition to the checking of references and of facts stated in the application, a thorough background investigation of each candidate may be made prior to appointment.
Application Instructions:
Interested and qualified candidates who meet the above requirements should mail the requested documents as follows;
  1. Cover letter,
  2. Application for Employment (Form CT-HR-12) which is available at
  3. State of Connecticut Addendum-Criminal Conviction (Form CT-HR-13) which is available at
  4. Resume,
  5. Copy of college transcripts,
  6. Copy of current certification,
  7. Two (2) most recent performance evaluations.
Applications must be received by the closing date above.  Incomplete or late application packages will not be considered.
Heather DiMauro, Secretary
Department of Correction
24 Wolcott Hill Road
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Note for Applicants: The filling of this position will be in accordance with reemployment, SEBAC, promotion and merit employment rules. State employees should be aware that your performance appraisals, attendance records and discipline records will be reviewed to ensure that you meet DOC Administrative Directive 2.3.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer