Salary:  $105,000 - $115,000 (can be negotiated)

Benefits:  District paid health insurance, life insurance, cell phone plan and district housing at a reduced rate.

Contract Days:  Negotiated (DOE)

Job Description:

The Ennis School District in Ennis, Montana has an opening for a District Superintendent starting July 1, 2024.  The five-member Board of Trustees are looking for an individual who shall be responsible for administration of the schools, can provide leadership in developing and maintaining the best possible educational programs and services for students, and work cohesively with the Board and the community.

Supplemental Information:

Ennis, Montana is a beautiful small town located 55 miles southwest of Bozeman and 70 miles north of Yellowstone Park.  Ennis has a population of 970 people and 100,000 trout.  The community hosts many art events and has a wealth of outdoor activities including hunting, fishing, camping, whitewater rafting, hiking, golfing, cross country skiing and snowmobiling.

The district has 417 students K-12, 39 teachers, 3 administrators, and approximately 25 classified staff.  Our leading industries include farming and ranching, tourism, and a talc mine.  Ennis has small town atmosphere with excellent restaurants, a movie theatre, golf course and a bowling alley.

***Applicants should note that residency with the Ennis school District will be a requirement of the successful applicant.

Academic Qualifications:

The qualified applicant needs to have or be in the process of completing his or her administrative licensure including a Superintendent endorsement in the State of Montana.

The following application materials must be submitted to be considered:

  1. District Application -CLICK HERE
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Resume
  4. Three to five letters of recommendation
  5. Copy of Montana Class III Administrative Certificate with Superintendent endorsement
  6. College transcripts
  7. Answers to supplemental questionnaire

Supplemental questions: Please answer the following in 300 words or less for each question.

  1. Describe how you would develop and maintain an effective working relationship between the administration and the school board.
  2. Describe what you can bring to Ennis Schools to enhance the educational system for the students.
  3. Describe your background and knowledge in the school budgetary process.
  4. Describe your leadership style.

District Application can be found on the school website at – Our District – Employment Opportunities – Certified Application

***Applications can be emailed with a hard copy required by mail. Please mail to: Ennis Public Schools c/o Ginger Martello. PO Box 517, Ennis, MT 59729.

For additional information or questions, please contact Ginger Martello at (406)682-4258 or