Assistant Principal - Elementary

Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Posted
Apr 25, 2017
Closes
Jun 23, 2017
Industry
Education
Hours
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.



Qualifications:

  • 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.
    • Dual language program experience preferred.
    • 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.

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