Pinellas Classroom Teachers Association
Pinellas Educational Support Professionals Association

Executive Director

Based in Largo, FL


Job Title: Executive Director
Classification: Full Time Professional/Managerial
Location: Largo, FL
Deadline: Open Until Filled
Start date: TBD

Unit Description
The Pinellas Classroom Teachers Association is the recognized bargaining agent and legal representative for 7400 teachers 2400 educational support professionals through Pinellas Educational Support Professionals Association. Currently there are approximately 5000 members in the two organizations. PCTA & PESPA are innovative locals with a strong tradition of member advocacy and services. The Association was a pioneer in collective bargaining in the South and has engaged in substantial organizational and educational reform.

Position Summary:
The Executive Director is the chief staff officer of the Association and is responsible for the operation of the Association and for the implementation of policies decided upon by the Board, Council, or officers. The ED will employ, direct, and supervise all association staff. Prepare and oversee the operating budgets for both PCTA & PESPA. In addition, they will obtain legal, financial, public relations services as needed.

A highly motivated, energetic individual who is in possession of a bachelor’s degree is required. An advanced degree is preferred. The candidate must have management experience within a union setting. It is preferred that the candidate have a strong background in public education policy. Organizing skills, strategic planning, collective bargaining and growing a membership organization are essential. The individual must have demonstrated experience in creating and cultivating a team in the workplace. Strong verbal and written skills are required.

Salary negotiable based on credited experience ranging from 80,000 – 88,000. Employer-provided hospitalization, medical, dental, vision coverage; employer paid retirement; vacation, sick leave, and holidays.

To Apply:
Send letter of interest and résumé to:

Joanne M. McCall, Executive Director
650 Seminole Blvd.
Largo, FL 33770

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