Principal: 6th-8th grades

Friday, June 15, 2018
Olivet Community Schools - Olivet Middle School
Position Details: 

Olivet Middle School will now have two principals: one for grades 4th-5th, and one for grades 6th-8th. Fern Persons Elementary School houses PK-3rd grade at 4425 W. Butterfield Hwy, Olivet, MI  49076. Olivet High School house students grades 9-12th and connects to Olivet Middle School at 255 First Street, Olivet, MI  49076.

Successful candidates should possess the following minimum qualifications:

  • A Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership.
  • Eligibility or maintain a Michigan Administrative Certification.
  • Prior administrative experience and 3 years of teaching experience at the Secondary level preferred.  
  • Experience or knowledge of Michigan rules and regulations for Special Education and 504 laws.
  • Excellent computer skills and excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be an effective

communicator who demonstrates positive interpersonal relationships; possesses leadership qualities and personal characteristics necessary for working effectively with students, staff, parents and community.

  • Understands the complexities and nuances of hiring, evaluating, inspiring and mentoring all staff members to exceed expectations.
  • Knowledge of process for School Improvement Plan and State mandates, including State/Federal laws and regulations regarding students, staff and instructional programs.
  • Knowledge of theory, research methods and best practices in education. Knowledge, skill and character in alignment with district values and strategic plan.
  • Leadership style that supports open communication, collaboration and trust.
  • Residency in the district is preferred, but not required.