Assistant Principal - Elementary

Alexandria, Virginia
Aug 14, 2020
Sep 19, 2020
Career Level
Entry Level
Full Time
ob 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.


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.

  • Administrative and teaching experience related to working in socio-economically and culturally diverse school settings.
  • Demonstrated expertise in evidence based curriculum design, assessment, and instructional practices.
  • Documented experience in leading secondary educational program development and implementation, including professional development in evidence bases best practices for diverse student populations.
  • Demonstrated leadership and supervisory experience necessary to work effectively with students, teachers, administrators, families, and community members.

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.

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


Primary Location:
George Mason Elementary School
Salary Range:
$70,717.80 - $115,027.15 / Administrator LAS-C (215)
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