Abraham Lincoln Elementary School ( learn more )

Lowell Public Schools

Lowell, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3078648
  • Application Deadline: April 27, 2019
  • Posted : April 8, 2019
  • Starting Date: August 1, 2019

Job Description


The Assistant Principal shall assist the PRINCIPAL in working with the Central Administration School Development and Improvement Team and with the Professional Staff and parent body of the school, to develop the distinctive educational "schools of choice" mission (theme) of the school, including the school's educational organization, staffing pattern and parent involvement mechanisms.

The ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL shall assist the PRINCIPAL to faithfully and effectively perform such duties and responsibilities as called for by:

M.G.L., Chapter 71 (amended by the Education Reform Act of 1993)
Policies of the Lowell School Committee
Directives of the Superintendent of Schools or his designees
The school's annual School Improvement Goals
The regulations and requirements of grants, special or mandated program

The ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL shall assist the PRINCIPAL to faithfully and effectively:

Maintain a safe, orderly, and welcoming school environment;
Promote participatory decision making including staff, parents, community and students;
Develop school improvement goals designed to affect improved student outcomes.
Assure equity and inclusion for all students;
Evaluate and modify curriculum and extra curriculum activities on an ongoing basis.
Evaluate staff and promote professional development.
Continually assess and maintain adequate and appropriate educational materials (textbooks, supplies, equipment)
Maintain clear and effective communications.
Perform all such tasks as the Superintendent/Principal may deem necessary to carry-out the duties and responsibilities listed above.


We at the Lincoln School have a student-centered mindset. We are committed to providing a safe, orderly and productive learning environment to all. Our teaching practices are both reflective and responsive to the needs of our students, which occurs when we foster positive and trusting relationships between the staff and students. We do not accomplish these goals alone, but in combination with our families and community. We accomplish this by providing rich and challenging experiences to all of our students. We have high expectations and will teach our students to think critically, as well as to persevere through all challenges they may face. Through these core values, we will prepare our students to use their full potential to become productive and contributing members of society.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Assistant Principal/Dean/Head
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Lowell Public Schools 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


      A Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university.
      Licensure valid for service as an elementary and/or middle school teacher in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
      Licensure valid for service as Principal/Assistant Principal (K-6) in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
      At least five years successful teaching or related experience.
    • At least 5 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

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