Elementary School Principal

Deadline: 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
District/Organization: 
Fruitport Community Schools
Position Details: 

FRUITPORT COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
NOTICE OF INTENT TO EMPLOY

 

LOCATION: EDGEWOOD ELEMENTARY

POSITION: PRINCIPAL

ENROLLMENT:  approximately 553 students/grades K-5

LENGTH OF CONTRACT: 41 week base contract year

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Possess a valid Michigan Administrator’s Certificate with Elementary Endorsement (or Meets State of Michigan requirements)
  • Possess MA or Specialists Degree in Educational Leadership
  • Minimum of three years teaching experience, preferably in grades K-5
  • Experience with Literacy Initiatives and associated assessments
  • Experience in school improvement process
  • Knowledge of age appropriate developmental needs of elementary students
  • Experience with Positive Behavior Intervention Supports (PBIS)
  • Experience with Restorative Justice preferred
  • Experience in curriculum and staff development and integrated interdisciplinary learning
  • Knowledge of group process/team development to collaboratively solve problems
  • Experience with staff observations and evaluation (preferably 5D)
  • Experience working with students who receive Special Education services

 

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for overall administration of the building
  • Responsible for supervision and performance evaluations of staff
  • Provides instructional leadership to staff
  • Demonstrates leadership, communication, and people skills
  • Assists in the development, revision and evaluation of the curriculum
  • Scheduling, student supervision and positive behavior management
  • Serves as liaison in communications regarding special education, data processing, and staff and parent information processes
  • Serves as liaison with parent and community groups
  • Performs such other tasks and assumes such other responsibilities as may be assigned

 

Internal candidates interested in applying for this position may do by sending a letter of interest to Superintendent, Bob Szymoniak, 3255 E. Pontaluna Rd, Fruitport, MI 49415. 

 

External candidates interested in applying for this position may do so by clicking on the employment link under the Departments tab on the Fruitport website: www.fruitportschools.net

 

POSTING DATE: May 9, 2018

ENDING DATE: 4:00 p.m., May 23, 2018              

The Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and transgender identity), disability, age, height, weight, marital or family status, religion, military status ancestry, genetic information or any other legally protected category (collectively, "Protected Classes"), in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities.

 

Email: 
dteitsma@fruitportschools.net