Director of Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment, Oak Park School District 97, Oak Park, Illinois

Description:  Oak Park School District 97, a diverse and high performing PreK-8 school district located in the near western suburbs of Chicago, consisting of eight elementary and two middle schools with a total enrollment of 6,146 students, has engaged BWP and Associates to assist in the search to fill a critical administrative position. Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in all facets of curriculum, instruction and assessment as well as professional development, educational technology, fine arts, gifted content, IB, ELL and summer programs is highly desired.

Persons with proven ability to communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholder groups and successfully engage in continuous program improvement are encouraged to apply. The Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment reports directly to the District 97 Chief Academic Officer. Applicants must have or be eligible to obtain Illinois Type 75 General Administrative certification. Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years experience in the supervision of instructional staff and a minimum of five years of broad-based curriculum work.


The compensation and benefits package for this position will be competitive for similar type positions in the metropolitan Chicago area.

Application Procedure:  Interested candidates need to complete the online application process at by February 12, 2018. Application materials should include the following: a completed online Applicant Data Form; letter of interest; resume; three letters of reference with one from a current supervisor; copies of transcripts, and proof of Type 75 certification. The candidate selected will begin the position July 1, 2018.  Application materials will be treated confidentially.