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High School Principal – Liberty Union – Thurston Local Schools

•       Supervises the school’s educational program
•       Assumes responsibility for the implementation and observance of all board policies and regulations by the staff and students
•       Assists in the development, implementation, revision, and evaluation of the curriculum
•       Assumes primary responsibility for selection, professional growth, and evaluation of the school’s professional staff
•       Consults with the board of education in the employment of the superintendent
•       Delegates authority to appropriate personnel to assume responsibility for the school in absence of the principal
•       Organizes school time to provide for the efficient conduct of school
•       Coordinates fire drills, tornado drills, and other emergency preparedness programs
•       Encourages high standards of student conduct and enforces discipline as necessary, granting due process to students
•       Asserts leadership in times of civil disobedience in school in accordance with established board policies
•       Supervises and evaluates the school’s extracurricular programs
•       Assists in the in-service orientation and professional growth of teachers with special responsibility for administrative procedures and instructions
•       Supervises the preparation of all school reports for the district office
•       Makes recommendations concerning the school’s administration and instructional program
•       Assumes responsibility for the attendance, conduct, and health of students while at school
•       Assists in the management and preparation of the school budget
•       Supervises the maintenance of accurate records on the progress and attendance of students and staff
•       Acts as liaison between the school and the community, interpreting activities and policies of the school and encouraging community participation in school life
•       Recommends the removal of a teacher whose work is determined to be unsatisfactory, according to established procedures, policies, and laws
•       Conducts meetings of the staff as necessary for the proper functioning of the school
•       Coordinates the identification and placement of handicapped children
•       Provides curriculum supervision for the special education program
•       Assists in the coordination of planning between special education staff and regular education teacher(s)
•       Serves as a liaison between the universities and the school for student teachers
•       Performs other duties as assigned by the superintendent

Experience Required:
•       Master’s Degree, with academic training in educational administration
•       A valid state certificate/license to practice as a high school principal
•       At least three years of experience in teaching, administration or supervision
•       Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the board may find appropriate

Wage or Salary: Per Administrative Salary Schedule
Approximate Work Hours or Days: 50+

How to Apply:
Starting Date:  August 1, 2021 – Qualified staff members interested in this position should notify the Superintendent in writing, listing qualifications and reasons for interest in the position. All other applicants must submit a completed application at  Applications are due by Friday, February 26, 2021 but will be taken until the position is filled. Projected date of hire is April 12, 2021. All applications must include a completed application form, a copy of appropriate professional licensing, copies of all original college and university transcripts, a resume, and three current letters of reference.

Posting End Date: 2021-02-26

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