Assistant Principal - Elementary (11 Month)

Alexandria, Virginia
Jul 18, 2022
Aug 22, 2022
Career Level
Entry Level
Full Time
Job Description:

The Assistant Principal assists the Principal in leading the instructional program and ensures its alignment with division regulations for curriculum design and assessment. Provides and promotes a state-of-the-art curriculum and superior instructional delivery for the success of all students. This position reports to the school Principal.

The administration of Tucker's Intersession program will be a major area of responsibility for the Assistant Principal. Tucker's modified calendar and accompanying Intersession program exist to positively and holistically impact the achievement of our students. The Assistant Principal will support the academic and social-emotional needs of students by aligning Intersession offerings with MTSS data to ensure intervention, enrichment and language acquisition goals are met.

  • Education: Master's degree in related field.
  • Certificates & Licenses: Valid Virginia Department of Education license required, or eligibility to obtain one, with an endorsement in Administration and Supervision.
  • Experience:
    • Minimum of three years of successful experience as a teacher and/or administrator.
    • Experience in elementary curriculum and instruction, including programs for special education (particularly inclusion models), ELL, talented and gifted, and compensatory education.
    • A performance record that demonstrates high integrity, vision, innovation, enthusiasm and a strong commitment to diverse schools.

Essential Functions:The candidate for this position assists the principal with:
  • Selecting, assigning, orienting and evaluating staff.
  • Developing, supervising and evaluating the instructional program.
  • Preparing of the school budget and the master schedule.
  • Formulating and implementing professional development activities.
  • Interpreting and enforcing Board policies and regulations as well as school mission and goals.
  • Supervising the use and maintenance of facilities and evaluating custodians.
  • Supervising and coordinating student discipline and welfare.
  • Contributing to the school mission and goals for the purpose of providing a positive learning climate and supportive community environment.
  • Assists the principal with such other tasks and assumes such other responsibilities as may be required for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment.
  • Overall responsibility for Fall and Spring Intersessions including curriculum alignment, staffing and program implementation.
  • Recent elementary curriculum and instructional experience preferred.
  • Strong grasp of safety and security issues.
  • Broad knowledge of facilities management.

  • Criminal Justice Fingerprint/Background Clearance.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test.

Public Health Compliance
  • Proof of COVID vaccination. Exemptions for religious/medical will be reviewed.
  • Must follow safety and health protocols.


Primary Location:
Samuel Tucker Elementary School
Salary Range:
$76,415.00 - $124,295.00 / Per Year
Shift Type: