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The Wallingford-Swarthmore School District (WSSD) is nestled in the heart of Delaware County, PA. WSSD covers approximately seven square miles and serves the boroughs of Swarthmore, Rose Valley, and Rutledge, along with Nether Providence Township. With a rich history dating back over 130 years, WSSD has evolved to become a cornerstone of educational excellence in the region. Comprising three elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school, the district is dedicated to providing a diverse set of curricular, programmatic, and extracurricular activities. With a commitment to academic achievement and personal growth, WSSD ensures that its over 3800 students receive the foundational tools needed to become lifelong learners. Supported by a dedicated team of over 500 faculty and staff members, the district’s tradition of excellence is grounded in community involvement and a deep sense of pride.

The Assistant Superintendent plays a vital role in shaping the future of the district. This position provides leadership in curriculum, instruction, assessment, and student support services, ensuring equitable outcomes for all students. The position works closely with the Superintendent to implement WSSD’s Strategic Plan and foster a culture of continuous improvement.


  • Doctorate degree preferred in Education Administration or related field.
  • Pennsylvania Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility (or eligibility to obtain).
  • Minimum of five years of experience in educational leadership with central office experience.
  • Strong knowledge of curriculum, instruction, assessment, and student support services.
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, inclusion, and diversity.

Application Process: Please access application link here: WSSD Application Link

Compensation: Initial salary will be adjusted based on qualifications and prior experience and may range from $190,000 to $205,000 annually.

Delaware County, Pennsylvania

Job Overview

Closes:June 24, 2024
Location:Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Job Title:Assistant Superintendent