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Assistant Administrative Director

Posted on November 13, 2019

School: SUN Area Technical Institute

Type: Full-time Position

Start Date: June 2019

Assistant Administrative Director

Type: Full-time

Start Date: June 2020


The SUN Area Technical Institute is currently seeking an experienced, student-centered, highly qualified leader to fill the position of Assistant Administrative Director. Located in New Berlin, PA, SUN Tech proudly serves over 250 students from five area school districts in a senior year only delivery model.



Bachelor’s Degree or Graduate Degree in an education-related field
Valid PDE Vocational Director’s* or Principal’s certification with a minimum of three years’ experience required
Experience in career and technical education highly preferred
Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills

*The applicant may be currently enrolled in a valid, approved Pennsylvania Vocational Administrative Director certification program, with PDE Vocational Director Certification issued within one year of hire.


Candidate Characteristics


Student Centered: The new Assistant Director will demonstrate commitment to the students we serve as an advocate and champion for learning, supporting success and growth through encouragement and motivation, and ensuring a welcoming, safe environment engrained in strong work ethic skills.


Data Driven: Experience in utilizing data to support decisions as it relates to advancing student performance, driving curriculum growth and changes, enhancing student outreach, and collaboratively achieving school-wide goals set by the Administrative Director and Joint Operating Committee.


Superior Communicator: This highly visible administrator will utilize their engaging personality to support collaboration and growth among students, staff, and community members.


Strong Leader: The new Assistant Director needs to be innovative, highly organized, detail-oriented, aware of national, state, and local trends in quality CTE, and dedicated to the long-term success of SUN Tech. This should be clearly visible in their level of commitment to professional growth of the staff and self, leadership of teams, staff supervision, marketing of the school, securing federal and state funds, and overall school excellence.




A regionally competitive salary and benefit package based on training, experience, and education will be offered to the successful candidate.


To Apply


A letter of interest, resume, PA Standard Application for Teaching in PA Public School, three recently-written reference letters, university credentials and transcripts, PDE certifications, Act 24(PDE Form 6004), Act 34, Act 114, and Act 151 clearances. Finalist(s) for the position will be expected to complete the required Act 168 forms and a physical exam.


All documents and clarifications should be directed to Jodi Marshall, Office Manager, SUN Area Technical Institute, PO Box 527, 815 E. Mkt. St., New Berlin, PA 17855-0527.

Application deadline is March 2, 2020 or until position is filled.



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