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St. Johnsbury School District

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2901665
  • Application Deadline: April 15, 2018
  • Posted : March 7, 2018
  • Starting Date: July 31, 2018


Job Description

The St. Johnsbury School is seeking an experienced principal to support student success in a PreK-8 setting. We have a co-principal model in which two principals supervise different sections of the school while working collaboratively on a strong administrative team. The successful candidate will have knowledge of current research and best practices for elementary and middle school learners, an understanding of curriculum and effective teaching practices, experience in developing a proactive, supportive climate for struggling learners and an ability to work collaboratively with staff, students, families and the community. The candidate must also have excellent people skills and be able to support school improvement while simultaneously managing an effective day to day workplace for our staff and for our students.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Principal/Dean/Head of School
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    St. Johnsbury School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Candidates must have or be eligible to obtain Vermont Educator Endorsement Code 3-91 (PK-8 Principal).

      Please include resume, cover letter, transcripts, appropriate endorsements/licenses and three current letters of reference.
      Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required
    • At least 5 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that ALL applicants answer the following questions. It IS highly recommended that you type ANY essays IN a word processing program, save them, AND THEN paste them ON the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. What is your vision of a successful PreK-8 public school?
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. Describe a leadership challenge you have faced and how you responded to it.
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Jo-Ann Reed
    • 374 Emerson Falls Road
    • Suite 2
    • St. Johnsbury, Vermont 05819
    • Phone: 802-745-2789
    • Fax: 802-748-2542
    • Email: click here

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