Top Department Chairperson Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Department Chairperson. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Department Chairperson resumes they appeared on. For example, 25.0% of Department Chairperson resumes contained Curriculum Development as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Department Chairperson actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Department Chairperson resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Curriculum Development

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Here's how Curriculum Development is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Performed administrative duties in curriculum development and outcomes assessment for general education in compliance with national & state accreditation agencies.
  • Foster team-building among department teachers and support and encourage teachers' involvement in curriculum development and budgetary concerns.
  • Supervised the pharmacy technology program and curriculum development, as well as the inter-curriculum coordination with other departments.
  • Led school and district-wide professional development, including new teacher induction courses in curriculum development and classroom management.
  • Managed all IT instructors and students activities including retention, curriculum development, instructors and student performance.
  • Managed curriculum development, lesson planning, and instruction of vigorous physical education and health education programs.
  • Program and curriculum development for physical medicine, neurology, diagnostic imaging and physiology.
  • Provided curriculum development for both traditional classroom and blended or hybrid learning environments.
  • Reviewed modified curriculum development in accordance with students IEP goals for accurate compliance.
  • Provide leadership in evaluation, selecting instructional material, and curriculum development.
  • Assisted in equipment recommendations and curriculum development for the Digital Video Program.
  • Key contributor to curriculum development and enhancement to ensure positive student experience.
  • Advised students and served on Curriculum Development and Academic Standards Committees.
  • Monitored curriculum development, along with ongoing review and development.
  • Assisted with curriculum development activities for existing and potential courses.
  • Administer curriculum development, student/instructor scheduling, and textbook selection.
  • Implemented and supervised all curriculum development elementary through secondary levels.
  • Managed all hiring and curriculum development for Communication Design.
  • Identified and implemented process improvements for better curriculum development.
  • Revised curriculum development and instruction of studies.

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2. Classroom Management

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Here's how Classroom Management is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Designed professional development opportunities for effective classroom management, implementation of technology, planning data-based instruction and differentiated instruction.
  • Implement behavior modification and classroom management strategies to create an environment ideal for learning.
  • Developed classroom management system AVID Coordinator (Advancement Via Individual Determination/College Readiness).
  • Illustrate classroom management, effective behavior management, and assessment.
  • Consulted with teachers regarding curriculum implementation and classroom management.
  • Earned positive verbal/written feedback from parents, teachers, and administrators regarding my classroom instruction, and classroom management.
  • Perform teacher observations regarding classroom management, development of lessons, or any other area related to classroom teaching.
  • Identify and Coach teachers on effective teaching strategies, classroom management strategies, and strategies for altering student behavior.
  • Conducted monthly faculty development workshops ranging in topics from Classroom Management to Technology Use in the Classroom.
  • Administered tests and exams, recorded grades and anecdotal notes, and provided classroom management.
  • Led the Instructional Support Team, mentored teachers regarding classroom instruction and classroom management.
  • Coached English Department teachers in instruction, data monitoring, and classroom management.
  • Teach large numbers of students utilizing strong classroom management skills.
  • Assist in creating plan's to ensure efficient classroom management.
  • Create focused goals to improve teaching/classroom management skills for teachers.
  • Adapt effective teaching and classroom management strategies as needed.
  • Assist instructors with developing/modifying lesson plans, classroom management, and reporting accurate academic and attendance records in a timely manner.
  • Ensured professional development of staff in instructional strategies, Networking, Best Practices in Inclusive Education and Classroom Management.
  • Write and oversee the Middle School English Curriculum Provide guidance in classroom management and best practices.

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3. Special Needs

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Here's how Special Needs is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Administered and evaluated educational/psychological testing of students with special needs.
  • Provided supplemental counseling and tutoring to special needs students.
  • Coordinated and vertically aligned Must Haves in writing strategies, reading materials, and Advanced Placement: Grades 7-12 and Special Needs
  • Enrolled and supervised the needs of the Special Needs 504 student community in accordance to all State and Federal Laws.
  • Assisted students with special needs in various roles such as completion of daily homework assignments and one-to-one tutoring and supervision.
  • Assist the Special Education Department and Psychologist with Functional Behavioral Assessments and best practices for students with special needs.
  • Serve as building liaison for students with special needs between administrators and the county Office of Special Services.
  • Developed a strategy monthly newsletter for teachers working with students with special needs and for differentiating instruction.
  • Created a highly effective mentoring program targeting students of poverty, ELL, and Special Needs.
  • Supervised the Driver Education Program and guided the special needs students during the state test.
  • Compiled and analyzed data to differentiate instruction for students with special needs.
  • Communicate with staff, parents, and students regarding students'special needs.
  • Assist teachers in best practices for serving students with special needs.
  • Schedule one-on-one tutoring as needed with all special needs students.
  • Planned and implemented scheduling for students with special needs.
  • Worked with a wide range of student learners to include multicultural, special needs, and those from varying socio-economic conditions.

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4. Department Chair

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Here's how Department Chair is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Served as Area Department Chair for both undergraduate Business Administration Program and Retail Management Program in the Business Occupations Department.
  • Meet with building administrators and other department chairperson(s) to facilitate articulation and eliminate duplication of services.
  • Served as course developer and department chair for paralegal technology and office systems technology programs.
  • Attended department chair meetings and disseminated the information to special education teachers on campus.
  • Collaborate with building administration and department chairs on increasing achievement for all students.
  • Participate in monthly department chairperson meetings and provide pertinent information to colleagues.
  • Worked with Department Chairs to assess classroom effectiveness and correct observed deficiencies.
  • Liaised with other department chairs and administrative officers providing information and records.
  • Participated in hiring process and successfully hired Philosophy Department Chair person.
  • Collaborated with other department chairs on various interdisciplinary academic educational initiatives.
  • Coordinate cross-curricular lesson plans with other department chairs and faculty.
  • Complete department chair evaluations from department members and complete self-reflections.
  • Participate in curricular discussions through weekly department chair meetings.
  • Attended department chairperson meetings and curriculum council meetings.
  • Called, emailed, and text messaged students who were absent more than two days in a row Business Department Chair/Instructor.
  • Attend Academic Leadership Team meetings in order to collaborate with other department chairs and school leadership to inform school wide decisions.
  • Career and Technical Education Department Chair - Functioned as a liaison among teachers, school administration, and the central office.
  • Serve as Math Department Chair, collaborating with the Assistant Head of Schools to develop and manage the department curriculum.
  • Established Pacific High school's First Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) Served as English Department Chair for two years.
  • Served as department chair (1988-1991, 2007- present), and interdisciplinary team leader (1991-95).

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5. Student Learning

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Here's how Student Learning is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Provide differentiated activities and employ a variety of instructional strategies in order to actively engage student learning.
  • Augmented student learning by effectively altering lessons to accommodate lower reading and language levels.
  • Advised student learning community on matters related to academic progress and career development.
  • Assessed all faculty instructional methodology and student learning outcomes quarterly.
  • Collaborated with other department chairpersons to enhance student learning.
  • Facilitated improvements in instruction and student learning.
  • Evaluated teachers through walk-through observations commenting on items such as instructional planning, instructional delivery, and assessment of student learning.
  • Provided leadership in the creation of shared beliefs and values around student learning and lead department in furthering shared vision.
  • Coordinated and supervised student learning trips to Denver, St. Louis, Washington DC, Boundary Waters, and Camp Courageous
  • Managed a vast array of educational processes, procedures, and operations - ensuring efficiency and successful student learning.
  • Serve on a variety of institutional committees including, assessment, graduation, student learning, and sustainability.
  • Write, shoot, and edit, projects with and for student learning.
  • Mentored faculty and ensure quality of instruction and student learning outcomes.
  • Implemented pilot Student Learning Objective program with leadership team.
  • Developed Student learning outcomes for courses and programs.
  • Advocated for student learning and the profession.
  • Track and analyze student learning outcomes.
  • Reviewed and revisedcurriculum to sustain relevance to student learning outcomes, workforce requirements, and institution and accreditation standards.
  • Used data to drive instructional practices Documented student learning using appropriate assessment tools.
  • Teach a course load appropriate to their field or discipline * Plan and organize instruction in ways that maximize student learning.

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6. Mathematics

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Here's how Mathematics is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Instruct students in, Algebra, and Trigonometry mathematics for Machining and Manufacturing Technology.
  • Served on Committee to promote mathematics and science department collaboration.
  • Designed Mathematics curriculum to address Common Core Standards.
  • Worked with mathematics department to design interdisciplinary activities.
  • Coordinated Mathematics curriculum among the Department members.
  • Supervised department of 10-12 Mathematics teachers.
  • Implemented Standards Based Mathematics program.
  • Worked to improve the overall mathematics department in order to encourage the students to pursue post secondary education.
  • Manage Mathematics, Physics, Computers, and Computer Technology instruction to Junior and High School Students.
  • Assist the department chairpersons in the English, Science, Mathematics, and Science Departments.
  • Teach mathematics to students with a range of diverse emotional and academic backgrounds.
  • Administered and coordinated the affairs of the mathematics and computer science department.
  • Prepared and managed the Shelton High School Mathematics Department annual budget.
  • Build & plan new curriculum based on Interactive Mathematics Program pilot Plan new curriculum as chair of math dpt.
  • Supervised department of 10 Mathematics teachers Coordinated Mathematics curriculum among the Department members Coordinated Student teachers with BYU and UVU
  • Supervised 7-10 Mathematics teachers Coordinated Mathematics curriculum among the Department members Coordinated Student teachers with BYU Education Department

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7. Lesson Plans

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Here's how Lesson Plans is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Reviewed lesson plans submitted by team leaders for project-/content-/research-based instruction and provided feedback.
  • Combined technology with lesson plans to facilitate a Project Based Learning environment.
  • Developed differentiated lesson plans that implemented students' learning styles.
  • Prepared lesson plans, developed classroom materials and presentations.
  • Developed curriculum, lesson plans and laboratory manuals.
  • Developed course outlines, lesson plans, assignments and tests for instructors and developed several tracking tools in administering the programs.
  • Ensured ongoing revision of curriculum maps, assessments and lesson plans to improve department scope, sequence, and course offerings.
  • Oversee all department meetings, help teachers create meaningful and relevant lesson plans, also responsible for department data reviews.
  • Insisted that all teachers in the Department present a weekly lesson plans which match department wide objectives and school goals.
  • Created lesson plans presenting new and significant material, graded papers and exams, oversaw student development provided mentoring.
  • Developed and implemented daily and unit lesson plans for middle school students, administered tests and analyzed student performance.
  • Observe all Language Arts and Reading teachers in the classroom as well as give feedback on lesson plans.
  • Make proper modifications and accommodations, create weekly lesson plans, provide counseling, and direct instruction.
  • Create detailed weekly lesson plans based on immediate and long-term goals; scope and sequence is foundation.
  • Establish clear learning objectives; create lesson plans and projects to draw students into the learning environment.
  • Designed and delivered curriculum, devised instructional material, plan assignments and write lesson plans.
  • Collaborate with teachers to pace curriculum and lesson plans and assess data of student performance.
  • Prepared lesson plans and communicated with parents through monthly newsletters, emails and regular meetings.
  • Designed and implemented data-driven instruction lesson plans, unit plans, and reteach plans.
  • Develop and implement curricula, lesson plans, and assessments within an inclusion classroom.

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8. Faculty Members

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Here's how Faculty Members is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Researched, compiled research from additional faculty members, composed and edited 5-YearProgram Review document.
  • Provided yearly evaluations for faculty members via written evaluations as well as classroom monitoring.
  • Maintain faculty files and ensure faculty members are following institution policies and procedures.
  • Evaluated faculty members for promotions and renewal decisions in accordance with university policy.
  • Supervised full-time and adjunct faculty members and laboratory manager.
  • Initiated national searches and recruited several key faculty members.
  • Exercised supervisory responsibilities over 30 adjunct faculty members.
  • Provided leadership for departmental staff and faculty members.
  • Evaluated faculty members on performance and instruction.
  • Allocated responsibilities to faculty members.
  • Represent members of the department in administrative issues and act as a liaison between administration and faculty members of my department.
  • Manage and supervise 56+ faculty members, manage 12 degree programs and design the marketing and advertising for each academic program.
  • Worked with and supported faculty members, monitored classroom performance, and ensured an environment conducive to student growth and success.
  • Manage the more complex budgets which cross a variety of budgets and work one-on-one with Faculty members to provide monthly reports.
  • Develop and assess academic schedules, recruit, hire, and supervise twenty full- and part-time department faculty members.
  • Evaluate faculty members, represent the department and serve as a channel of communication with the program and personnel.
  • Recruit and mentor new faculty members to support goals and mission of the department and organization.
  • Managed and mentored 10 full-time and 15 part-time faculty members in a nationally recognized audio program.
  • Assist in evaluation of faculty members within the department and other quality control functions.
  • Conduct the hiring of new faculty members, conduct new faculty and student orientation.

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9. Department Budget

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Here's how Department Budget is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Coordinated and Managed department budget, including equipment/uniform purchases and student generated income from uniform sales and lock rentals.
  • Promoted to oversee comprehensive department leadership and operations, which includes management and administration of the department budget.
  • Prepared department budget and orders for instructional materials and equipment.
  • Develop and Manage department budgets and ongoing program development.
  • Prepared and administered social work department budget.
  • Monitored the department budget and expenditures.
  • Developed and executed department budget.
  • Compiled and submitted department budget.
  • Manage department budget and maintain records
  • Manage department budget and inventory.
  • Managed department of 10 instructors and 200+ students; maintained department budget and served as a technical expert.
  • Managed the secondary school department budget, directing and monitoring administrative staffs to adhere to the annual budget.
  • Assessed needs, researched and purchased equipment, monitored department budgets along with authorizing work study payroll.
  • Managed the department budget to create a $20,000 surplus to fund 4 ROTC campus housing scholarships.
  • Lead team meetings, approve requests to attend conferences, and manage the department budget.
  • Managed department budget, inventory, attendance, purchasing, & equipment.
  • Handled Student Issues, Hired and Scheduled Faculty, Maintained Department Budget.
  • Managed the Elementary Math department budget from kindergarten to sixth grade.
  • Prepared annual grade level department budgets to be approved by Principal.
  • Maintain department budget, order all cosmetology supplies for campus.

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10. Advisory Committee

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Here's how Advisory Committee is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Maintain communication with industry professionals and advisory committee members, facilitate committee meetings and arrange quarterly visits to industry sites.
  • Coordinated and implemented strategic academic changes through an Industry Advisory Committee and ensured accreditation standards were met in all programs.
  • Assisted with student recruitment, academic advisement, placement, advisory committees, and co-curricular student activities.
  • Chair, Faculty Advisory Committee Member, North Carolina Association of Educators Member, National Education Association
  • Developed and utilized a local Professional Advisory Committee.
  • Participated in advisory committee and advisory board meetings.
  • Recruit Industry-Advisory Committee & Facilitate Meetings.
  • Subject Matter expert for students / Lecture / Lab -Instructional department staff and curriculum advisory committees
  • Established a Program Advisory Committee comprising members of the local employers from electronics industry.
  • Advised and consulted on contract terms for the school's Faculty-Administration Advisory committee.
  • Collaborated with IT advisory committee based at the Indianapolis Northwest campus.
  • Attend all advisory committee meetings that are subject area specific.
  • Identify and recommend members to serve on advisory committees.
  • Chair, Department Advisory Committee.
  • Recruited members for Program Advisory Committee meetings along with facilitating Program Advisory Committee discussions and summarization of findings.
  • Created, developed and implemented the BFA Illustration degree program Recruited the advisory committee from area professionals

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11. IEP

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Here's how IEP is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Collaborated with multiple stakeholders on eligibility and IEP meetings.
  • Assisted Testing Coordinator with Testing Accommodations for each test administration to ensure students' needs were accommodated based on their IEP.
  • Create and utilize learning centers and differentiated instruction to meet the individual needs of 30 students all with IEP's.
  • Implement lessons supporting student IEP goals, as well as improving student executive functioning and social pragmatic needs.
  • Conduct IEP meetings for initial staffing and others that are difficult for the classroom special education teacher.
  • Utilized and implemented the Boys Town Classroom model, Creating and implementing IEP's and BIP's.
  • Coordinated and facilitated private placement and private school student's IEP and Three year Re-evaluation meetings.
  • Coordinated Individualized Education Programs (IEP) for all Vision Impaired and Hearing Impaired students.
  • Assist the guidance department with registration procedures to ensure correct student placement based on IEP.
  • Prepare, schedule and attend IEP meetings including meetings with students' Behavior Specialists.
  • Developed an Individualized Education Program (IEP) for each student in special education.
  • Schedule and administer IEP process for all students eligible for special education services.
  • Coordinated IEP meetings and supervised and planned with seven teachers within the department.
  • Train all teachers and teaching assistants to use the online IEP database.
  • Develop annual IEP s -update & review goals, strengths and weaknesses.
  • Assisted with testing schedule and reviewed IEP's to ensure state compliance.
  • Develop, implement, and collect data for each student IEP's.
  • Organized and coordinated OPT & OGT for students on IEP's.
  • Facilitate Manifestation Determination Meetings, IEP Meetings and BIP Meetings.
  • Prepared IEP's for students on caseload and within classes.

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12. Literature

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Here's how Literature is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Selected literature for the centralized music library to meet the multicultural education standards.
  • Designed and instructed Advanced College Credit literature courses.
  • Implemented instruction of literature, writing, vocabulary.
  • Developed and implemented 21st Century Teen Literature course to inspire and maintain reading fluency and augment student interest in reading.
  • Launched two new digital publications, The Scholar for academic essays and The Phoenix for middle school literature and artwork.
  • Educated all grades of secondary level students in English literature, creative writing, ESL, and the humanities.
  • Edited literature, including letters, pamphlets, newsletters and press releases, to ensure accuracy of outgoing documents.
  • Teach one section of sophomore level literature and one section of visual art.
  • Certified Leader for Junior Great Books Discussion: Accredited program for literature analysis.
  • Improved average scores on State English literature exams by 12 points.
  • Led Language and Literature Department at two year, bilingual college.
  • Advanced Placement Literature and Language Trained, Middle and High School English Teacher English Department Chair 2014 - Present
  • Teach Advanced placement Literature and Composition Lead the creation and implementation of team and grade-level goals.

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13. Social Studies

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Here's how Social Studies is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Managed social studies department of eleven faculty.
  • Served on the hiring committee with the Director and Associate Directors in interviewing candidates for positions in the Social Studies Department.
  • Served as the chair of the entire social studies department and supervises eight other teachers throughout the entire school.
  • Co-designed the Jericho Partnership Program, Wrote and aligned World Language, Social Studies, and Language Arts curriculum.
  • Instructed Resource and Multi-Categorical Special Classes in Social Studies, Math, Language Arts, Science, and Vocations.
  • Provided instruction in Social Studies, Language Arts, and Drama classes and co-taught with Special Education Instructor.
  • Collaborated with the HoustonISD Social Studies curriculum department to design the 2011-2012 World History instructional pacing calendar.
  • Designed curriculum and assessments with a focus on vertical alignment with sixth grade social studies standards.
  • Coordinated curriculum, instruction and assessment for social studies department in large urban high school.
  • Collaborated monthly with the district director of social studies to ensure goal-alignment with district vision.
  • Worked with Social Studies teachers in grades 6-12 to map and align subject curricula.
  • Completed 7 years as a Social Studies and Special Education Teacher serving approx.
  • Conducted weekly meetings to coordinate the work of the social studies department.
  • Increased student achievement on District Social Studies assessments for three consecutive years.
  • Coached Mariner High School swim team, sponsored Social Studies Honor Society
  • Supervised and monitored Social Studies department at Crane Tech High School.
  • Initiated a screening process for the advanced social studies courses.
  • Serve as liaison between the administration and social studies team.
  • Teamed up the Social Studies Curriculum Coordinator to design curriculum.
  • Administered/supervised the Implementation of the Social Studies, E.S.L.

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14. General Education

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Here's how General Education is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Managed instructional programs, departmental faculty credentials, departmental budget, and outcomes assessment process for students taking general education courses.
  • Developed block schedule across all technology programs utilizing common general education courses for improved scheduling and degree completion.
  • Modify the general education curriculum for special-needs students based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.
  • General Education Faculty Credentialing Guidelines - Established guidelines for academic degrees required to teach discipline-specific coursework.
  • Collaborated with general education teachers, administration in order to develop an effective School Improvement Plan.
  • Maintain all SPED folders, and ensure general education receive accommodations and modifications.
  • Manage implementation of special education services for students in the general education classroom.
  • Advised administration on critical aspects of maintaining general education program standards.
  • Collaborate with general education teachers to ensure all students are meeting expectations
  • Trained general education staff in appropriate responses to psychiatric students.
  • Strengthened department offerings by integrating core general education competencies.
  • Supervised expansion of General Education courses for Baccalaureate program.
  • Supervised nine general education instructors, courses and curriculum.
  • Instituted team-teaching between general education teachers and ESOL teachers.
  • Maintained currency of curriculum for General Education Department.
  • Collaborated and co-taught with science general education teachers.
  • Advised general education teachers on implementing IEP.
  • Provided academic oversight for General Education department.
  • Hired and supervised general education faculty.
  • Evaluated instructors in General Education Department.

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15. Grade Level

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Here's how Grade Level is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Sponsor one grade level assembly per semester focused on academic achievement, behavioral achievement, grade level/school spirit.
  • Facilitate weekly grade level meetings, modeled instructional strategies for colleagues, and created departmentalization schedule.
  • Develop effective projects and supplementary materials related to specified curriculum and grade level.
  • Assisted in planning, evaluating and establishing department/grade level curriculum objectives.
  • Developed and conducted inter-grade activities resulting in collaboration of grade level teams and a cultural change within the school.
  • Worked to raise ITBS math scores by average of two grade levels in upper level math classes.
  • Implemented a new curriculum with regards to textbooks used and novels read in each grade level.
  • Planned, prepared, and implemented creative and unique lesson plans for various grade levels.
  • Create, maintain, and monitor discipline plans shared by the grade level.
  • Create and monitor grade level goals aligned to school wide goals and focus.
  • Developed an After school tutorial program for students who performed below grade level.
  • Create, maintain, and monitor student rewards system for grade level.
  • Schedule parent conferences for grade level team during parent conference week.
  • Worked with grade level teachers to increase academic achievement of students.
  • Create a professional learning community for grade level math teachers.
  • Provide guidance to common planning across grade level teams.
  • Mentor teachers on my grade level team.
  • Facilitate grade level planning and assessment.
  • Instructed the 6th, 7th and 8th grade levels
  • Developed Subject area curriculum for all grade levels, and coordinated policy for classroom organization and administration.

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16. Staff Members

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Here's how Staff Members is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Delivered exemplary administrative support for Department of Academic Affairs staff members.
  • Coordinate Professional Development for staff members.
  • Lead middle school department meetings, plan initiatives, and support staff members to ensure collaboration and progress within our middle school
  • Supervised a department of 25 Special Education staff members, leading and mentoring new teachers and supporting seasoned teachers.
  • Assisted the Department Chairperson with the daily tasks involved in leading a department of 27 instructional staff members.
  • Developed a quality assurance checklist specific to each unit and tailored training programs to further develop staff members.
  • Empowered fellow staff members by providing mechanisms for individuals to grow and develop new skills through mentoring.
  • Managed 34 staff members, and managed the day to day operations of the Medical Laboratory Program.
  • Communicated and maintained close contact with department heads and staff members to support school and county initiatives.
  • Manage full cycle recruiting of faculty and staff members as well as facilitate on-boarding procedures.
  • Recruited, hired, trained and managed 10 full and part-time faculty and staff members.
  • Interviewed, selected, and oriented new staff members * Campus Foundations Committee/CHAMPS.
  • Assist with the orientation and mentoring of new staff members.
  • Oversee other staff members within the Physical Education Department.
  • Create and present presentations to staff members.
  • Encourage and support department staff members.
  • Interviewed a hired staff members.
  • Monitored and supported new teachers in the department Monitored staff members in need of enhancement of literacy-based strategies.

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17. State Standards

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Here's how State Standards is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Provided Common Core State Standards curriculum alignment informational training for district instructors and created resources tailored to curriculum objectives.
  • Directed yearly internal and external programmatic departmental audits, in compliance with regional and state standards of accreditation.
  • Provided leadership to Middle School History teachers to bring curriculum and classroom assessments into alignment with the district's state standards.
  • Maintain, schedule, and coordinate departmental meetings, while collaborating with teachers on different approaches to meeting state standards.
  • Adapted traditional materials to meet the specific needs of students following best practices in inclusive pedagogy within established state standards.
  • Prepare students to write responsively and read critically across all disciplines and in accordance with Pennsylvania state standards.
  • Coordinated monthly testing schedules and wrote exams that tied in with SABIS standards and Illinois state standards.
  • Collaborate with general education teachers to ensure that materials align with state standards.
  • Piloted and vetted curriculum for transition to national Common Core State Standards.
  • Handled alignment of the school's math program with Ohio State standards.
  • Monitor and assist teachers in incorporating the reading and writing state standards.
  • Planned and carried out required curriculum state standards, and differentiated instruction.
  • Develop District common assessments that align to curriculum and State Standards.
  • Develop pacing and sequence guides that aligned to State Standards.
  • Composed and developed the English Curriculum according to state standards.
  • Integrated state Standards of Learning assessments into English curriculum.
  • Assisted in reassigning teaching responsibilities to meet state standards.
  • Manage English Department curriculum in accordance with state standards.
  • Administered state standards physical fitness tests.
  • Developed vertically aligned curriculum for Theatre Department that met or exceeded International Baccalaureate and Wisconsin State standards.

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18. ESL

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Here's how ESL is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Appointed ESL Curriculum Committee Chairperson, specifically to champion the major curriculum rewrite, development and implementation.
  • Trained English and Reading teachers to analyze writing samples of ESL students and core class teachers in adjusting curricula limited-English-proficient students.
  • Provided 2009, 2010 observation and teaching opportunities, as well as guidance and feedback, to TESL certificate student teachers.
  • Promoted and enforced Texas Education Agency ESL policies as Campus TELPAS (Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System) Coordinator.
  • Developed curriculum, scheduled, and provided instruction to over 100 ESL grades six through twelve annually.
  • Coached ESL and mainstream teachers in both traditional classrooms and summer school programming.
  • Collaborated with school principals to ensure all ESL student needs were met.
  • Trained core teachers to analyze ESL writing samples and make ESL modifications.
  • Concord Language School, Madrid Taught ESL to adults and children.
  • Supervised Student Government, Knowledge Bowl, & ESL Tutoring.
  • Created and developed ESL Lab classes for high school program
  • Supervised 27 ESL/Bilingual teachers with a student enrollement of 1,200 students.
  • Developed and implemented curriculum for Newcomer - Advanced ESL students.
  • gifted and talented, bilingual/ESL, 504, etc).

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19. Colleges

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Here's how Colleges is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Negotiated articulation agreements with local colleges and universities to open up further educational opportunities for students.
  • Cooperated with several colleges and universities as a Supervising Teacher in support of several student teachers.
  • Achieved accreditation from American Association of Medical Assistants, North Central Association, & the Association of Independent Colleges and Schools.
  • Served in the Group of Colleges (12 different campuses) curriculum design committee.
  • Worked with the Regents and Iowa Community Colleges to develop and maintain the TransferInIowa.org website
  • Worked with first generation and low-income students in conjunction with local colleges and universities.
  • Obtained and maintained National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)
  • Organized school field trips to workshops, museums and colleges.
  • Collaborate with local colleges to mentor student and beginning teachers.
  • Developed partnership with local colleges.Encouraged students to enter art contests and exhibits.
  • Implemented and carried out campus policy Worked with community colleges, and the mission of the College.
  • Implemented CCCECE-approved trainings for faculty of 14 community colleges in the Central Coast region 4.
  • Developed curriculums and course outlines in accordance with the Southern Association of Colleges.

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20. Department Members

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Here's how Department Members is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Facilitate department buddy observations and submit feedback and reflections to department members and administration.
  • Supervised, observed and evaluated department members.
  • Enabled 4 teen department members to participate in the 2013 national convention in St. Louis, Missouri.
  • Observed and coached teachers, managed budget, worked with department members to ensure collaboration and cooperation.
  • Fostered a sense of community among department members through team building and planning activities
  • Modeled best teaching practices with by guest teaching classes observed by department members.
  • Assist department members to implement feedback on planning from the Principal.
  • Coordinated with the department members at the two satellite campuses.
  • Served as a liaison between administration and department members.
  • Functioned as communicator between these groups and department members.
  • Hold weekly pulse check meetings with department members.
  • Conduct orientation for new department members.
  • revised and implemented English department philosophy and curriculum; initiated, mentored, and evaluated new department members; managed budget.

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21. Public Schools

average Demand
Here's how Public Schools is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Experience managing programs that target diversity and/or high-potential populations in public schools or private sector Administrative Assistant Internship
  • Named Norfolk Public Schools Media Specialist of the Year in 2005 (Inspiration Award).
  • Designed curriculum for College Board and Baltimore County Public Schools AP English Vertical Team project.
  • Develop Miami-Dade County Public Schools guidelines for VI teachers.
  • Present Orange County Public Schools,Acceleration Academy West
  • School Social Worker Hamden Public Schools Responsible for the coordination, supervision and evaluation of sixteen school social workers.
  • Negotiated articulation agreements with Miami Dade County Public Schools and upper level universities.

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22. III

average Demand
Here's how III is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Conduct assessment to determine initial special education eligibility using the Woodcock Johnson R-III ed.
  • Negotiated clinical trial agreements; Compiled CTA submission dossiers with regulatory for Phase III studies in Gulf and Europe.
  • Developed Curriculum for AP United States History, United States History I, and United States History III.
  • Collaborated with Student Services under a Title III Grant to create student orientation video.
  • Raised significant and necessary funding through alumni, Title III, and private donors.
  • Performed drug accountability and regulatory document review on-site for 7 Phase III multi-center trials.
  • Head JV Volleyball Coach/Assistant Varsity Volleyball Coach -VISAA Division III State Champions (2009)
  • served as interpreter Taught Spanish for Spanish Speakers and ELL Levels I-III

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23. Psychology

average Demand
Here's how Psychology is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Tutored college athletes in Spanish Literature, Psychology, and Cultural Anthropology.
  • Expanded department offerings by developing new Introductory Psychology.
  • Teach 2/2 teaching load and manage Psychology Department with over 850K operating budget.
  • Joined the psychology division to expand advanced course offerings, increasing enrollment.
  • Participated in Course Review for the Undergraduate Psychology program.
  • Supervised IB Extended Essays in History and Psychology.
  • Provided instruction for psychology courses both face-to-face and online, Participated in healthcare disparities research.
  • Developed the World History, Honors World History, and Introductory Psychology curricula.

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24. ELA

average Demand
Here's how ELA is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Implemented and developed a curriculum for the students who needed hands on experience in technical support and education related to general contracting
  • Determined individual student schedules, managed all program related equipment, ensured functional hardware, licensed software and other equipment.
  • Researched and evaluated new technology as it related to local advanced manufacturing industry s products, equipment and processing methods.
  • Served on Curriculum Guide and Accreditation teams to assist administration with Accreditation efforts built relationships with neighboring Christian Academies.
  • Established procedures with Academic Dean for adequate service arrangements for instructional equipment to minimize downtime relating to assigned courses/programs.
  • Assist teachers with coordination and development of individual education plans including modifications/accommodations, related services and functional behavior plans.
  • Build relationships with community partners, producing and developing large-scale musicals and community events for start-up theater company.
  • Develop national relationships and seek to provide client-based learning opportunities for students within the assigned portfolio of programs.
  • Maintain working relationships with administrative management and school site staff to support the integration of educational program management.
  • Have experience with post secondary educational institutions including student recruitment, advertising/marketing, customer service and community relations.
  • Handled management analysis, and compliance matters, assists with telecommunications and public relations matters for department.
  • Relay departmental expectations to colleagues, ensuring colleagues' adherence to high academic expectations for students.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with college partner agencies, and demonstrated knowledge of higher education experience.
  • Worked cooperatively with related and direct services staff to integrate students' overall instructional program.
  • Coordinated activities of department with related activities of other departments to ensure efficiency and economy.
  • Provided specialized assistance and information and materials related to career planning and job opportunities.
  • Communicate regularly and effectively on program- related issues and topics with appropriate academic leadership.
  • Monitor or conduct observations of students related to referrals, eligibility and progress monitoring.
  • Established and maintained relationships with local community colleges to share curriculum and programs.
  • Developed and maintained relationships with industry leaders through the Program Advisory Committee.

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25. High Schools

average Demand
Here's how High Schools is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Create and implement vertical and horizontal alignment of special education supports and classes between high schools and junior high schools.
  • Performed well as school coordinator for a site improvement plan - High Schools That Work.
  • Trained 480 students from profits, non-profits, and 40 high schools during 8 seminars
  • Maintained files for caseloads of over 40 students at multiple high schools.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with high schools and community colleges.
  • Served as High Schools That Work Team Leader.
  • Developed statewide articulation agreements with local high schools and successfully created a partnership with Enterasys Networks for both Wireless and Internet Security
  • Served as English Department Chair for both high schools in the Judean Hills District.
  • graduate schools, local businesses Articulated the needs of all department and high schools.

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26. Ethics

average Demand
Here's how Ethics is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Supervised Senior Capstone projects incorporating leadership and ethics principles into real world scenarios.
  • Teach the following classes: Pharmacology, Law and Ethics, Pharmacy Operations Lab, and Pharmacy Licensing Success.
  • Designed and taught the Upper and Middle Division Religion and Ethics curriculum.
  • Created and implemented Applied Biblical Ethics classes for High School Students.
  • Formulate an understanding of the concepts of communication and ethics in a simulated on-the-job/academicsetting.
  • Provide Subject Matter Expertise in Cyberethics.

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27. Instructional Materials

average Demand
Here's how Instructional Materials is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Develop or modify curricula and prepared lessons and other instructional materials to meet the student ability levels.
  • Maintained accurate academic records, researched and recommended adequate instructional materials for courses taught.
  • Planned class sessions: Selected/integrated appropriate instructional materials for classroom instruction.
  • Developed reading and writing instructional materials for at-risk students.
  • Coordinate the distribution of instructional materials.
  • Work with classroom teachers, develop or modify curricula and prepare lessons and other instructional materials to student ability level.
  • Compiled the class schedule each semester and ordered books and other instructional materials for all three campuses.
  • Generated instructional materials and wrote articles for the school newsletter to promote departmental and school events.
  • Evaluate and select a variety of effective instructional materials, textbooks, and curriculum guides.
  • Managed budget, order supplies, and maintained inventory of instructional materials.
  • Evaluated textbooks and other instructional materials for each course taught.
  • Prepare supplemental instructional materials for teachers and assisted with data retrieval, input and analysis.
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs, abilities, and interests.

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28. Economics

average Demand
Here's how Economics is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Provided administrative leadership for the Department of Economics and Finance, Virginia State University.
  • Scheduled and prioritized the monthly Public Economics Forum, and initiated a featured talk show covered by local media.
  • Chaired the Social Studies Department and taught US Government, Macro/Micro Economics, US History and Comparative Politics.
  • Oversee programs in Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Economics and Business Administration.
  • Led 10+ members of the department accomplished news reporting work of the 1st Peigang Zhang Economics Forum.
  • Subject: Advanced Placement World History Subject: Advanced Placement European History Subject: Advanced Placement Macroeconomics Subject: World History

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29. Department Faculty

average Demand
Here's how Department Faculty is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Conduct Interviews with potential teaching candidates, hire and continuously evaluate department faculty.
  • Coached, mentored, supervised and evaluated all Religion department faculty.
  • Assist in interviewing and orienting new medical department faculty.
  • Implemented Professional Development Seminars for the Department Faculty.
  • Inspired unprecedented support of department faculty despite productivity demands (average faculty member at 90th% MGMA productivity).
  • Assist in hiring art faculty; train, supervise, mentor and evaluate art department faculty and art substitutes.
  • Implement annual faculty review according to the standards outlined in the institutional handbook for all department faculty.
  • Supervised, managed, and coordinated a department faculty of twelve staff, and about 200 students.
  • Evaluated faculty and assisted in the interviewing of new department faculty.
  • Recruited, hired, and assimilated all new department faculty.
  • Expanded the department faculty and increased the level of diversity.
  • Leverage the Annual Performance Review process to improve classroom practice and identify relevant professionaldevelopment opportunities for department faculty.

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30. Data Analysis

low Demand
Here's how Data Analysis is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Prepare reports from data analysis in coordination with business industry, community organizations and other educational institutions.
  • Developed and led professional development around co-teaching, sheltered instruction, and ESL data analysis.
  • Assist teachers in data analysis for planning and decision-making purpose to improve student achievement.
  • Created monthly academic status reports based on in-depth student evaluations and data analysis.
  • Performed data analysis and provided recommendations to achieve teacher and student success.
  • Collaborated with core department leaders on instruction strategies and school data analysis.
  • Develop complex reports for student assessment and provide monthly data analysis.
  • Conduct data analysis of standardized testing, common assessment, and diagnostic data to make appropriate instructional changes within the classroom.
  • Team Leader - Liaison between stakeholders, facilitator of student/parent conferences, and data analysis, academic plans for students.
  • Recognized for data analysis, management and training skills.
  • Developed Professional Learning Community Model Implemented Data Analysis Assessments for department

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31. Master Schedule

low Demand
Here's how Master Schedule is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Collaborated with Principal in development of master schedule, including recommendations of teaching assignments and assignment of course teams.
  • Recommend curriculum offerings and appropriate teachers for instructional assignments; monitor master schedule in the department.
  • Created the special education department master schedule and created class schedules for all special education students.
  • Serve as a curriculum leader by assisting in the development of the master schedule.
  • Assist counselors with Master schedule and reading placements for upcoming school year.
  • Developed tiered master schedule for core classes required for program improvement.
  • Created the master schedule for the Special Education Department.
  • Collaborated with the Building Administrator on the Master Schedule.
  • Assisted school with development of master schedules.
  • Assist with setting the master schedule.
  • Develop the special education master schedule.
  • Prepared department's master schedule.
  • Evaluated teachers performance, and provided training occasionally Collaborate with Director of Student Services on master schedule.
  • Led and facilitated local screening committee Created master schedule for special education teachers and students with disabilities.
  • Create and direct school's Master Schedule using Administrator's Plus by Rediker Software.
  • Chair ARDs Coordinate TAKS Create master schedule for SE teachers

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32. Geometry

low Demand
Here's how Geometry is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Teach Access point Algebra, Geometry and Transition Planning to High school Special Education classes grades 9-12.
  • Prepare and deliver lessons for Algebra 1, Accelerated Algebra/Geometry, and Algebra with Support.
  • Reviewed and recommended to help select district algebra and geometry textbooks.
  • Write district wide geometry curriculum.
  • Collaborated with teachers across the district to write and implement for Geometry and Algebra 2 curriculums.
  • Teach High School Geometry, Algebra 2, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Use, and Basic Physical Science.

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33. Business Department

low Demand
Here's how Business Department is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Reorganized Office Administration curriculum requirements to better fit with entire Business Department offerings and state board requirements.
  • Managed Business department and provided instruction of technology curriculum for grades 9-12.
  • Coordinated a rapidly growing business department to ensure quality student development.
  • Develop and facilitate parent/teacher conferences within the business department.
  • Chair and manage the Business Department's Budget Planning and Curriculum Committees.
  • Managed the day to day operations of the Business Department.
  • Provided technical support to teachers within the Business Department.
  • Chaired the Business Department at Holmes Community College.
  • Interviewed and hired teachers for the Business Department.
  • Developed Curriculum for Business Department Assisted administration with developing teacher schedules for department Administered standardized tests for entire program
  • Coordinated the activities of the Business Department, including Teacher evaluations Teacher scheduling Student discipline Book and supply orders

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34. Drama

low Demand
Here's how Drama is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Sponsor of the Drama Club and Odyssey of the Mind sponsor (4th place at state competition.)
  • Design curriculum for three levels of drama classes and coordinate skills learned and evaluation of those skills.
  • Integrated visual arts, drama, dance, and music in the curriculum.
  • Developed the Speech and Drama elective course curriculum and taught the course.
  • Developed the curriculum for 2 electives, Creative Writing and Drama.
  • Served as Technical Advisor / Drama Coach for the school's annual play and for other productions.
  • Served as an Honor Society Advisor, Drama Advisor, and Speech Meet Coach and coordinator.
  • coordinate annual Fine Arts Show which includes fine art, drama, choir, band, speech, step & dance

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35. Annual Budget

low Demand
Here's how Annual Budget is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Managed half million dollar plus (upwards of $860K plus carryover from previous administration) annual budget.
  • Led operations of facilities, managed and set annual budgets, and ensured compliance with Federal laws.
  • Supervised program of 30+ employees, housed in two buildings, with annual budget of 1 million+.
  • Prepared and managed an annual budget of over $10,000.
  • Screened and evaluated 65 faculty members, prepared annual budget.
  • Approve the annual budget recommendations and annual resource allocations.
  • Budget management of 1.5 million dollar annual budget.
  • Managed a unit annual budget of $770K.
  • Manage a $775,000 annual budget.
  • Maintain annual budget of $28,000 - Manage department staff of 13 - Plan and facilitate department meetings & collaborations

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36. Faculty Meetings

low Demand
Here's how Faculty Meetings is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Attend regularly scheduled program meetings, University in-service workshops and college-wide faculty meetings.
  • Conducted monthly departmental meetings and attended scheduled faculty meetings.
  • Facilitated monthly faculty meetings to share resources and advise teachers as Chair of English department.
  • Participate in faculty meetings, orientations, graduation ceremonies, and other functions as directed.
  • Attended monthly department and faculty meetings giving my input when needed.
  • Attended management and faculty meetings on a regular basis.
  • Chaired RSS faculty meetings and mentored younger faculty.
  • Call for and preside over departmental faculty meetings.
  • Attended faculty meetings and conferences.
  • Conducted monthly faculty meetings, all aimed at increasing retention and improving scholastics.
  • Attended department, college, and university faculty meetings.
  • Increased efficiency of monthly faculty meetings and equity of committee assignments, therebyincreasing involvement and "buy-in."

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37. New Programs

low Demand
Here's how New Programs is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Generated proposals for Federal funding for establishment of new programs.
  • Develop curriculum and recommend new programs.
  • Implemented and maintained new programs (Common Formative Assessments, Local School Improvement Plan) and assisted teachers with instructional activities.
  • Charged with the development of new programs, modifications and adherence to current curriculum.
  • Designed and launched two new programs (Russian language, peer-to-peer tutoring).
  • Coordinated and implemented new programs to be offered to students.
  • Collaborated with colleagues to recommend new programs and course offerings.
  • Created new programs in Aerobics Instructor and Private Training Certifications.
  • Assist in implementation of new programs.
  • Assisted with curriculum design and implementation of new programs 2.

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38. Strategic Plan

low Demand
Here's how Strategic Plan is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Monitored budgetary guidelines, managed facilities, supervised staff, and led strategic planning efforts to ensure operational excellence.
  • Develop academic and administrative proposals, develop strategic planning for next academic year.
  • Appointed social studies department representative for Northeast learning community strategic planning meetings.
  • Provide strategic planning input on program and policy development.
  • Process improvement and development of a five year strategic plan to achieve student completion rates and certification pass rates.
  • Maintained travel and supply budget for the World Language department requiring strategic planning and creativity to extend funds.
  • Supported College programs designed to achieve student completion rates as outlined in the 24 month strategic plan.
  • Developed strategic plans, identified key success factors, set priorities and allocated resources.
  • Provided academic leadership for faculty and students, and strategic planning of the department.
  • Utilized strategic planning and decision making tools and techniques to determine goals and objectives.
  • Serve on Strategic Planning Committee's sub-committee Growth Committee.
  • Established a variety of productivity measures including implementation of faculty development strategic plan, faculty mentorship program and academic advising program.
  • Designed and implemented undergraduate and graduate curriculums, departmental mission statements and strategic planning.
  • School Governance Council Member Approve the school strategic plan and updates.

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39. CTE

low Demand
Here's how CTE is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Utilize multiple forms of technology to create engaging, accessible classes including group investigations, online components and instructor/student-led self-directed units.
  • Attended special program department meetings, coordinated and provided training for special educators as directed by local administrators and district goals.
  • Supervised the training of university student interns, conducted orientation for temporary personnel and designed/coordinated orientation programs for incoming students.
  • Developed a hiring philosophy based on feedback from senior administration and conducted interviews of potential employees to make hiring recommendations.
  • Conducted faculty departmental meetings to assess effectiveness of instructional materials/ methodologies on student performance and created implementation strategies regarding improvements.
  • Conducted periodic teaching assessments and performance reviews with department staff; set annual schedule of professional development opportunities.
  • Conducted regular monthly department meetings; prepared agendas, guided and facilitated discussions and published minutes.
  • Developed and conducted professional development training that enriched and improved classroom instruction and academic improvement.
  • Directed academic credit analysis, program narrative, market research and advisory board direction.
  • Instructed students in effective communication methods and strategies for both written and oral communication.
  • Instructed assigned courses & laboratory activities in accordance with the approved accredited curriculum.
  • Collected and reviewed department lesson plans before forwarding to assistant principal of instruction.
  • Collected, maintained, and verified instructor documentation for hiring and accreditation purposes.
  • Conducted regular curriculum implementation meetings with faculty and recommends improvements in curriculum design.
  • Planned, prepared and conducted technology training sessions for faculty and administration.
  • Conducted area content workshops and attended Faculty Professional Development meetings and conferences.
  • Conducted student evaluations and parent-teacher surveys regarding health initiatives for healthier communities.
  • Dream Analysis Supervise Interns/Private Practice, Professional Clientele, Insurance Provider Contracted Positions
  • Conducted regularly scheduled performance reviews for certified and classified teachers and staff.
  • Constructed lesson plans with student centered activities to promote cooperative learning.

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40. Anatomy

low Demand
Here's how Anatomy is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Administered instruction on coursework for classes regarding Anatomy and Laboratory instruction 2.
  • Instructed courses in Biology, PreAP Biology, AP Biology, Anatomy & Physiology, and Chemistry.
  • Helped to develop district COS in forensic science, anatomy, and environmental science.
  • Advanced Placement Biology Zoology Botany Marine Biology Anatomy & Physiology General Biology

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41. Ensure Compliance

low Demand
Here's how Ensure Compliance is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Administered curriculum, instruction, and program assessments to ensure compliance with regulatory statutes and accrediting requirements.
  • Monitor and evaluate medical faculty to ensure compliance with policies, procedures and educational pedagogy.
  • Monitor implementation of campus special education services to ensure compliance with district, state, and federal regulations.
  • Review master course outlines to ensure compliance with provisions which designate course approval.
  • Direct contact with employees and oversee their work to ensure compliance.
  • Monitored accreditation and licensure compliance.

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42. Student Records

low Demand
Here's how Student Records is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Managed highly sensitive and confidential information concerning student records, exercising good ethical and professional judgment.
  • Maintained student records and updated and designed curriculum.
  • Maintained and updated student records, databases, and degree plans.
  • Assure compliance of student records.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws or administrative policies.
  • Supervised two Federal Work Study staff to file and maintain student records.

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43. Adjunct

low Demand
Here's how Adjunct is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Developed program review process and procedures, implemented adjunct and faculty quarterly meetings for each department.
  • Assist online instructors (adjunct/part-time/full-time) in pedagogical strategies to improve student achievement.
  • Supervised adjunct English instructors and assisted with performance reviews.
  • Hired, supervised and evaluated personnel and adjunct faculty.
  • Supervised adjunct instructors and completed yearly performance reviews.
  • Support seventeen full-time faculty and fifty adjunct faculty.
  • Supervised Bilingual Grant instructors and adjunct instructors.
  • Controlled hiring of adjunct English/Speech/Reading faculty.
  • Supervised public speaking adjunct teachers.
  • Trained new adjunct faculty, coached/hired student workers for Learning Resource Center, supervised all work-study students with Academics.
  • Recruit, interview, hire, and provide supervision, evaluation, and professional development of adjunct faculty.
  • Recruited numerous adjunct faculty to fine arts department, while also placing an emphasis on diversity and excellence.
  • Facilitate opportunities for adjunct professors and student assistants; plan and assess actions within the department.
  • Supervised full-time staff, adjunct instructors, work studies/tutors, and students completing Service Learning projects.
  • Recruited, supervised and trained full-time and adjunct faculty for the Criminal Justice and Legal Department.
  • Recruited for food and beverage management front and back end, administrative roles and adjunct faculty.
  • Recruit, hire, train, and terminate adjunct faculty in the human resources program.
  • Assisted in training/mentoring of new faculty, and class observations and support of adjunct faculty.
  • Increased efficiency of 7 Instructional Mentors managing 152 adjunct faculty by 95% weekly.
  • Recruited, trained, and mentored full-time and adjunct staff through professional development training.

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44. Instructional Staff

low Demand
Here's how Instructional Staff is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Served as a subject matter expert for students, instructional staff and advisory committees regarding academic curriculum and technical information.
  • Served as a resource person for students and instructional staff regarding academic curriculum in Computer Aided Drafting,
  • Managed and supervised instructional assignments, interviewed support and instructional staff.
  • Direct professional development for instructional staff.
  • Conduct inventory and order medical supplies, classroom equipment for lab/clinical classes and instructional staffing needs.
  • Assume primary responsibility for the hiring, supervision, training, and evaluation of instructional staff.
  • Managed programs and instructional staff within the school of study at a campus.
  • Recruit, hire, train instructional staff, observe and evaluate instructional staff.
  • Hire and train instructional staff to support the Allied Heath programs.
  • Manage programs and instructional staff within two schools of study.
  • Manage, coach, and counsel instructional staff.
  • Evaluate instructional staff following APPR guidelines utilizing the Danielson Frameworks model for instruction.
  • Supervised 11 ESE Teachers; 4 Para-Professionals Liaison between instructional staff and administration
  • Teach 2 classes per quarter Oversee the performance of instructional staff Student Retention Re-entry Enrollment

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45. Class Schedules

low Demand
Here's how Class Schedules is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Assisted the Associate Dean with the development of new degree and certificate programs, developed curriculum, and prepared class schedules.
  • Filled class schedules on a monthly delivery system, maintained accreditation records, and provided daily management of the department.
  • Develop class schedules for special education students to be in the least restrictive environment.
  • Hire new faculty, manage budget of $700,000 and prepare class schedules.
  • Assisted the Dean in establishment of class schedules in accordance with course requirements.
  • Develop Special Day Class and Resource class schedules.
  • Assisted students with class schedules.
  • Work collaboratively with department faculty, student advisors, and instructional administrators and staff to plan quarterly class schedules.

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46. Powerpoint

low Demand
Here's how Powerpoint is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Can provide PowerPoint presentation materials upon request.
  • Developed a PowerPoint manual and taught teachers how to create a presentation during the District and Building Professional Development days.
  • Trained staff and students in Microsoft Windows, Word, PowerPoint, Introduction to Access, and Excel.
  • Used Microsoft Word and PowerPoint in promoting school events on campus revolving around sustainability.
  • Prepare and execute lesson plan using PowerPoint presentations.
  • Set 'MediaShout/PowerPoint' Audio/Visual presentations.

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47. Course Materials

low Demand
Here's how Course Materials is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Developed and implemented high interest and interactive learning mediums to increase student understanding of course materials.
  • Developed curriculum and course materials for a new course in management.
  • Copied tests, course materials etc.
  • Chair for CARD and COLL courses Organized, prepared, and regularly revised and updated course materials.
  • Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction.
  • Planned, evaluated and revised course content and course materials.

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48. Academic Programs

low Demand
Here's how Academic Programs is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Provided effective leadership of academic programs, supported activities and resources to attain student retention goals.
  • Developed and maintained college orientation for incoming students to all academic programs.
  • Ensured compliance of academic programs with company and accrediting body standards.
  • Developed and provided ongoing faculty guidance and training as well as the development and introduction of new academic programs.
  • Implemented meeting of the majors for various academic programs incorporating the use of AdobeConnect and video messaging.
  • Promoted and advanced the academic programs; authored the Crime and Delinquency Studies program.
  • Achieved a 93% student retention rate for two academic programs.
  • Advised students on academic programs and about campus affairs.

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49. Sacs

low Demand
Here's how Sacs is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Coordinated and implemented the Academic Advisory Committee in compliance with accreditation agency SACS.
  • Prepared documents for SACSCOC accreditation.
  • Served as Chairperson of Special Education on SACS visiting committee.
  • Served on the student support team and SACS committee.
  • Worked closely with staff on SACS accreditation.
  • Participated in SACS and FCIS accreditation committees.
  • Chair of SAIS-SACS Dual Accreditation Committee.

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50. Acics

low Demand
Here's how Acics is used in Department Chairperson jobs:
  • Assisted in initial institutional accreditation process through the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
  • Maintained good standings with ACICS accreditation, meeting all AIP goals set for each program term.
  • Assisted with securing ACICS (Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools) with no citations.
  • Acquired curricula approval through the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
  • Completed a full ACICS accreditation for two programs with zero negative findings.
  • Maintain compliance with JRCERT, ACICS, and SACSCOC standards for accreditation.
  • Maintained student records in compliance with NC State Board Regulations and ACICS.
  • Served on Advisory Committee and ACICS Board.
  • Shepherded the program through, ACICS, NCA, NASAD and the IBHE concurrently.
  • Participated in over 15 accreditation team visits as a curriculum specialist and content evaluator for ACICS and ACCSCT.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Department Chairperson

Curriculum Development29.1%
Classroom Management19.2%
Special Needs8.2%
Department Chair7.5%
Student Learning5.5%
Mathematics4.5%
Lesson Plans3.3%
Faculty Members3.3%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Department Chairperson

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Curriculum Development
Curriculum Development
25%
25%
2
2
Classroom Management
Classroom Management
16.5%
16.5%
3
3
Special Needs
Special Needs
7%
7%
4
4
Department Chair
Department Chair
6.5%
6.5%
5
5
Student Learning
Student Learning
4.7%
4.7%
6
6
Mathematics
Mathematics
3.9%
3.9%
7
7
Lesson Plans
Lesson Plans
2.9%
2.9%
8
8
Faculty Members
Faculty Members
2.8%
2.8%
9
9
Department Budget
Department Budget
2.4%
2.4%
10
10
Advisory Committee
Advisory Committee
2.2%
2.2%
11
11
IEP
IEP
2.2%
2.2%
12
12
Literature
Literature
1.8%
1.8%
13
13
Social Studies
Social Studies
1.4%
1.4%
14
14
General Education
General Education
1.4%
1.4%
15
15
Grade Level
Grade Level
1.3%
1.3%
16
16
Staff Members
Staff Members
0.9%
0.9%
17
17
State Standards
State Standards
0.8%
0.8%
18
18
ESL
ESL
0.8%
0.8%
19
19
Colleges
Colleges
0.7%
0.7%
20
20
Department Members
Department Members
0.7%
0.7%
21
21
Public Schools
Public Schools
0.7%
0.7%
22
22
III
III
0.6%
0.6%
23
23
Psychology
Psychology
0.6%
0.6%
24
24
ELA
ELA
0.6%
0.6%
25
25
High Schools
High Schools
0.6%
0.6%
26
26
Ethics
Ethics
0.6%
0.6%
27
27
Instructional Materials
Instructional Materials
0.6%
0.6%
28
28
Economics
Economics
0.6%
0.6%
29
29
Department Faculty
Department Faculty
0.5%
0.5%
30
30
Data Analysis
Data Analysis
0.5%
0.5%
31
31
Master Schedule
Master Schedule
0.5%
0.5%
32
32
Geometry
Geometry
0.5%
0.5%
33
33
Business Department
Business Department
0.5%
0.5%
34
34
Drama
Drama
0.5%
0.5%
35
35
Annual Budget
Annual Budget
0.5%
0.5%
36
36
Faculty Meetings
Faculty Meetings
0.5%
0.5%
37
37
New Programs
New Programs
0.4%
0.4%
38
38
Strategic Plan
Strategic Plan
0.4%
0.4%
39
39
CTE
CTE
0.4%
0.4%
40
40
Anatomy
Anatomy
0.4%
0.4%
41
41
Ensure Compliance
Ensure Compliance
0.4%
0.4%
42
42
Student Records
Student Records
0.4%
0.4%
43
43
Adjunct
Adjunct
0.4%
0.4%
44
44
Instructional Staff
Instructional Staff
0.4%
0.4%
45
45
Class Schedules
Class Schedules
0.4%
0.4%
46
46
Powerpoint
Powerpoint
0.4%
0.4%
47
47
Course Materials
Course Materials
0.4%
0.4%
48
48
Academic Programs
Academic Programs
0.3%
0.3%
49
49
Sacs
Sacs
0.3%
0.3%
50
50
Acics
Acics
0.3%
0.3%

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