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.
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.
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.
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.
Alexandria City Public Schools is one of the most diverse school systems in the country and we celebrate that diversity. Our students come from more than 80 different countries, speak more than 60 languages, and represent a rainbow of ethnic and cultural groups. They are economically diverse, but all are rich in that the residents of Alexandria are dedicated to ensuring that each and every student... achieves success.
Just 8 miles from Washington, D. C., ACPS offers many exciting opportunities for new teachers. The City of Alexandria was recently named one of the Top 100 Communities for Young People by America's Promise, partly because of the quality of our schools and programs. For more information on available positions please visit: https://acps.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx