Date Posted: Oct 20, 2020
Position Title: Executive Director, Public Affairs
Location: Fisher Building 3011 W. Grand Blvd 11th Floor Detroit, MI
Salary: $110,000 - $155,000
Reports to: Chief of Staff, Office of the Superintendent
Job Type: Administrative
Benefits Eligible: Yes
The Executive Director of Public Affairs (ED-PA) will help to implement the District’s community engagement strategy with respect to the local Detroit community. The ED-PA will work with the Chief of Staff’s Government & Community Affairs and Enrollment teams to develop and execute a plan to proactively engage with the local community. The ED-PA serves as the lead voice of community engagement in the District’s outreach. The ED-PA will be a member of the Superintendent’s Cabinet, and may be assigned special projects at the direction of the Superintendent.
If you are a current Detroit Public Schools Community District employee, you do not have to submit to a new security clearance, unless your new role requires a different type of criminal background check.
In alignment with Michigan law, if you are hired to fill a position, you will be required to submit to a Detroit Public Schools Community District criminal background check. Information regarding required background checks will be shared at point of hire.
Method of Application:
Applicants must apply through the online application system. Only applications submitted through the online application system will be considered for any posted position and all applications require a resume to be considered.
Successful candidates are required to submit official transcript(s) at point of offer to hire. Teaching service outside of the Detroit Public Schools Community District must be verified by the applicant's prior employer(s) prior to hire. It is the applicant's responsibility to provide all documentation (including copies) as requested.
Applicants requesting assistance during the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources via email at [email protected] or phone at (313) 873-6897.
DPSCD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, religion, height, weight, citizenship, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admissions. Questions? Concerns? Contact the Civil Rights Coordinator at (313) 240-4377 or [email protected] or 3011 West Grand Boulevard, 14th Floor, Detroit MI 48202.