USDB Superintendent Position Open

(Nominations and Applications Invited)

The state of Utah seeks an innovative leader with vision, values, and
determination to acceomplish significant educational improvement at the
Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB). The position involves
exciting opportunities that impact on the public education of deaf, blind
and deaf-blind students in the state of Utah through the implementation of
quality instruction, standards-based curriculum, and knowledge of state
and federal education budgets and programs. The superintendent endorses
and promotes .Promises to Keep,. the vision and mission of Utah public

Candidates must have demonstrated success in education, business, and/or
progessional settings. Candidates must have an advanced degree.
Candidates must also have an understanding of special education and the
unique characteristics of students with disabilities served by USDB.


Salary is negotiable and competitive and includes a comprehensive benefits
package of medical, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, a
retirement plan, paid leave (including annual, sick, and holiday pay), and
other valuable benefits.


Applications and supporting material must be postmarked no later than
April 14, 2013. The application shall include:

A letter of application.

An updated vita outlining qualifications, educational background,
professional experience, and noteworthy


A list of three references.

Applications and nominations should be addressed to:

Attn: Brian Gough, HR Director, USDB
742 Harrison Boulevard

Ogden, Utah 84404

For further information please contact Brian Gough, HR Director, USDB, by
phone at 801-629-4725, or by e-mail at

Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind is an equal opportunity employer
and provides reasonable accommodation for the known disabilities of applicants.