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Vacant Board of Education Seat

 

This vacancy was created by resignation of current board member.

Under the provisions of KRS 160.190 (2), this appointment is effective until

=       The end of the elected term December 31, 2018.

This is a public service position and the person appointed will not be employed by the Greenup County Public Schools.

Requirements

Board members must be:

=       At least 24 years old.

=       A Kentucky citizen for the last three years.

=       A registered voter in the district and voter precinct(s) of the vacancy. (Educational Division #3:  Greenup 1, Greenup 2, Greenup 3)

=       Have a high school diploma or GED certificate.

=       Must be in compliance with anti-nepotism state laws.

=       Cannot provide contract services for the school district.

Responsibilities

School board members are involved primarily in the following areas:

=       Developing policy that governs the operation of schools.

=       Providing visionary leadership that establishes long-range plans and programs for the district.

=       Hiring the district superintendent and issuing annual evaluation reports.

=       Setting local tax rates and practicing vigorous stewardship to ensure that all school district funds are spent wisely.

Applications must be postmarked by January 19, 2018.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Application forms for this position are available from:

=       Greenup County Board of Education Office at 45 Musketeer Drive, Greenup, KY 41144

=       The Kentucky Department of Education, address below.  Phone number (502) 564-4474 or KDE website:  http://education.ky.gov/districts/legal/Pages/default.aspx

All applications must be mailed directly to:         Commissioner of Education

                                                                                                            1st Floor, Capital Plaza Tower

                                                                                                            500 Mero Street

                                                                                                            Frankfort, KY  40601

The Kentucky Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.