Buildings Activities Director

West Fargo Public Schools   West Fargo, ND   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on March 4, 2023
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West Fargo Public Schools is looking for a dynamic individual to join our team as the Building Activities Director at Sheyenne High School!

POSITION: Building Activities Director - Sheyenne High School

TERM: 225-day contract beginning with the 2023-2024 school year

SUMMARY: Under the direction of the District Activities Coordinator, the Building Activities Director is responsible for supervising and overseeing the learner co-curricular and extra-curricular programs within West Fargo Public Schools for grades 9-12 at Sheyenne High School, adhering to the policies of the district, rules and guidelines of Title IX, and the ND High School Activities Association.

Minimum Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Major field of study or degree emphasis: Educational/Leadership preparation, Sports Management/Leadership, or closely related field
Valid ND Teaching License or required or a Certified Athletic Administrator (CAA) through the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association
Requires a minimum of three years directly related experience leading or supervising coaches and advisors of activities
Master's Degree in Administration or Sports Management/Leadership preferred
Previous experience organizing, scheduling, supervising and evaluating events or programs preferred

Essential duties of the job:
Creates, develops, and provides schedules for various activities in-district as well as interscholastic events.
Serves as the primary liaison and representative of their building regarding the co-curricular and extra-curricular programs, activities, and events.
Supervises, evaluates, and coordinates the activities of coaches and advisors of co-curricular and extra-curricular programs.
Monitors budget for grades 9-12 co-curricular and extra-curricular programs.
Schedules and provides professional staff for various co-curricular and extra-curricular events.
Secures facilities for co-curricular and extra-curricular events/activities.
Attends, works with, and represents the district before various local, league, state and federal agencies to develop, update and provide information related to regulations and rules of the co-curricular and extra-curricular program.
Assists principals, assistant principals, and district staff in providing a safe environment for learners participating in events.
Performs other comparable duties of a like or similar nature as assigned.
Essential knowledge and specialized subject knowledge required to perform the essential functions of the job:

Teaching principles, practices, techniques, and approaches
NDHSAA participation and eligibility rules and regulations
Local and state rules and regulations or laws pertinent to athletics, safety/health, events, and their operations
District procedures and policies governing procurement, learner discipline and risk management; contracting with outside personnel and the hiring and supervision of coaches/advisors.
Management theories, principles, and techniques.
Athletic administration principles, practices, and procedures.

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact District Activities Director, Logan Midthun -

SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience, the position would follow the 2023-2024 Administrator Salary Schedule, which is subject to pending negotiations. (Please refer to the 2022-2023 Administrator Salary Schedule for reference, Salary Grade 23).
The WFPS District funds the entire 11.75% employee contribution to TFFR, as well as the 12.75% employer contribution. WFPS offers a competitive salary and benefits package, plus 403b annuity match!
* For individuals that do not hold a ND educator's license, salary will be adjusted to account for the NDPERS employee contribution.

DEADLINE: March 22, 2023

The West Fargo Public School District is committed to maintaining a learning and working environment free from discrimination and harassment in all employment and educational programs, activities, and facilities. The District prohibits discrimination and harassment based on an individual's race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, disability, age, or other status protected by law. External applicants are eligible for ND Veteran's Preference: North Dakota veterans claiming preference must submit all proof of eligibility by the closing date. Proof of eligibility includes a form DD214, and if claiming disabled veteran's status, a current letter of disability. West Fargo Public Schools is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusivity in all hiring and employment practices. Applicants who incorporate a holistic perspective and a commitment to inclusion are encouraged to apply.