The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001349331-01

State of Hawai`i
Hawai`i Teacher Standards Board
650 Iwilei Road, Suite 268
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817


This is to announce the vacancy of the Executive Director of the Hawai`i Teacher Standards Board (HTSB) effective July 1, 2022. The Executive Director provides executive staff services to the members of the HTSB as assigned by the Chairperson; directs the effective operations of the HTSB office; assists and advises HTSB members in the direction of operations and activities of the Board as a whole; and performs other related duties as required.

The VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT with position details, requirements, and information is posted on the HTSB website at:

Applicants must submit: 1) A letter of interest specific to the position, 2) A copy of the individual’s résumé or vita, 3) An unofficial transcript documenting degree completion (an official copy is required prior to hiring), 4) Applicant’s current contact information including address, telephone, and email, 5) Contact information for at least three references familiar with the applicant’s work.

Interview(s) and writing assessment to be conducted. Criminal background check will be required prior to employment.

Complete applications will be reviewed beginning December 14, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications will be accepted from November 14, 2021 to December 13, 2021 at 11:59 pm HST, no exceptions. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, applications can only be submitted and accepted via email to:

Mr. Branden Kawazoe,
HTSB Chairperson

You will receive a confirmation email to verify receipt of your application. All materials submitted become the property of the Hawai`i Teacher Standards Board and will not be returned to applicant.

For additional questions, you may call: (808) 586-2601.

The Hawai`i Teacher Standards Board is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
For further information, please see the Department of Education State of Hawaii, Employee and Applicant Non- Discrimination Policy at: l%20Rights/NonDiscrimEmployeesApplicants.pdf
(SA, TGI, HTH, WHT 1349331 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12/21)