School administrators organize and direct the academic affairs of either the elementary or high school systems as well as evaluate curriculum, teaching methods, and community participation in school programs.
Duties May Include
They develop/administer programs for the education/training of students and adults, and, in some cases, direct/supervise the recruitment, appointment, training, evaluation, and promotion of teaching personnel.
Examples of Titles
Board of Education Administrator
Director of Education
Superintendent of Education
The National Occupational Classification (NOC) Code found next to the name of the career is a 4-digit code that classifies occupations by different skill types and skill levels.
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© JobFutures, Labour Force Survey, 2006.
© National Occupational Classification, Human Resources Skills and Development Canada, 2006.
© Working in Canada, Labour Force Survey, 2009.