Othello School District #147 ( learn more )

Othello , WA ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2902544
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 8, 2018

Job Description

Othello School District

Elementary Principal





AFFILIATION: Non-Represented Administrators            

SALARY RANGE: $105,539-$110,923


LOCATION: Hiawatha Elementary




This position serves as administrative officer of the school, reporting directly to the Superintendent. Additionally, the principal provides educational, instructional, and operational leadership aligning to the District’s strategic plan.




  • Directs, implements, and evaluates the building instructional program, creating a positive school environment for students and staff.
  • Fosters an understanding of school programs and services by establishing school/community relations and involving the public meaningfully in the academics and activities of the school.
  • Supervises, evaluates, and motivates assigned staff. Provides leadership in developing a shared vision, aligning curriculum, instruction, and assessment with State and District goals and performance measures.
  • Nurtures a positive school environment that celebrates, respects, and values diversity, where teaching and learning are made relevant and meaningful to students of various cultures.
  • Demonstrates committed collaboration with the Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent and the executive staff, central office directors, principal colleagues, associations and unions to ensure systemic planning and implementation of the District’s Strategic Plan goals and measures.
  • Models instructional leadership and demonstrates a strong commitment to equitable outcomes for all students.
  • Leads staff in the use and facilitation of technology in the delivery of curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
  • Participates in and provides professional development, and models current and best instructional practices.
  • Manages the effective operation of the school within allocated resources and district and state regulations.



  • Master’s Degree in educational administration or related field
  • Washington State Principal certification
  • Prior successful teaching experience
  • Demonstrated leadership and management qualities
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.


  • Ability to stand, walk, sit, use hands, fingers, and talk frequently.
  • Ability to lift up to 10 pounds.
  • Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less).
  • Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less).
  • Ability to adjust focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus).


  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Category : Administrator > Principal/Dean/Head of School
  • Contact Information

    • Lucy Fleishman
    • 1025 S. 1st Avenue
    • Othello, Washington 99344

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