9300 Lake Avenue, PO Box T
Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications for taking the promotional examination: you must be a qualified employee of the DOCCS and have had three-months of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as a Teacher 4 or a Vocational Instructor 4 (Business and Distributive Education). In addition, you must have one of the following:
Either 1. Completed 12 graduate credit hours in education administration or school leadership in New York State Education Department (NYSED) approved program:*
OR 2. A current New York State Certification as a School Administrator, School Building Leader, School District Administrator, or School District Leader.
Qualifying Experience for Appointment from the Eligible List: After one year of service described in the Minimum Qualifications.
*Must submit a list of qualifying courses indicating 12 graduate credit hours in education administration or school leadership from a NYSED approved program.
Minimum qualifications for taking the open-competitive examination: You must have current certification as a School Administrator, School Building Leader, School District Administrator, or School District Leader issued by the New York State Education Department.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.