School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap)

Superintendent Search

School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap)

Timelines and Application Requirements


  • Applications close at 3:30 pm on May 13, 2021
  • Candidates will be notified no later than May 27, 2021 of their status
  • Interviews are scheduled, over a two day period, with Preliminary Interviews taking place during the day of June 8.
  • Final interviews, will take place during the day of June 9.
  • It is anticipated that the successful candidate will assume the position August 1, 2021, or at a mutually agreeable date. Details to be finalized at the time of appointment.
  • As the district is also recruiting a Secretary Treasurer, it is anticipated that the Superintendent designate will attend an interview for that position on June 18.


Cover Letter

Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position, current role and key responsibilities you have had related to the position of superintendent.


A complete and up to date resume must be provided, clearly describing:

  • all relevant education;
  • all job and leadership experiences related to the role;
  • provincial and/or community involvement/committees; and
  • any awards or certificates of recognition.

Supporting Documentation

Letters of reference are not required but will be considered. References to Be Contacted

A one-page list, with contact emails and two phone numbers (office or home and cell) of professional references, including one from each of:

  • Trustees
  • Superintendent (for candidates not in the role)
  • Secretary Treasurer
  • District Indigenous Education Committee Representative
  • Principals
  • Teachers’ Association
  • CUPE
  • District Office colleagues

Application Submission

Please note that applications through the Apply Online feature at Make A Future will not be accepted. All documentation is to be submitted in a single pdf.

Applications close at 3:30 pm on May 13, 2021. Completed applications are to be emailed to: