ESBOCES COO Search Materials

  • Eastern Suffolk BOCES COO Search

    The Eastern Suffolk Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) is seeking a visionary, innovative, and insightful, educational leader for the position of Chief Operating Officer in the First Supervisory District of Suffolk County. The supervisory district encompasses 51 component school districts.

    The Chief Operating Officer of a BOCES is responsible for providing leadership to the BOCES agency and the school districts served within the supervisory district. The Board is committed to hiring a leader who is aligned to the vison, values, and goals of the Eastern Suffolk BOCES. The Board is seeking a Chief Operating Officer who will be authentic and approachable, while articulating the mission of Eastern Suffolk BOCES, and advocating for the needs of the agency and the region. The candidate needs to have demonstrated experience fostering a professional culture that is equitable and inclusive, and be a skilled communicator who can inspire the confidence and trust of others.

    New York State SDA or SDL certification required. The Board is prepared to offer a regionally competitive compensation package.

    SALARY: $ 250,000 - $ 275,000

    START DATE: March 1, 2024 or sooner

    Genesee Valley BOCES will assist the Eastern Suffolk BOCES Board of Education in the search process. An application and a brochure describing the position and Eastern Suffolk BOCES can be found at the top of this webpage.  The application must be downloaded first in order to be a fillable pdf.

    Application deadline: Friday, October 27, 2023

    Please send application materials to:

    Genesee Valley BOCES
    Office of the District Superintendent
    Attn: Ms. Jennifer Lewis
    80 Munson Street, LeRoy, NY 14482
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    The Eastern Suffolk BOCES Board of Education is seeking a Chief Operating Officer who will be responsible for planning, administering, supervising and evaluating the education programs and support services of the BOCES.

    Applications are due by October 27, 2023.  To apply, submit a letter of interest, resume, letters of reference, certifications, official transcripts, and a comp