Jan 04, 2021

GD Southeast Texas: 2021-22 Principal

  • Green Dot Public Schools
  • Beaumont, TX, USA
School Leadership

Job Description

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OPPORTUNITY
The Principal will serve as a talented educational leader with a desire to foster high levels of academic achievement and must believe strongly in providing training and support to staff to enable strong teaching and learning in every classroom.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Hire and develop school staff (licensed and classified)
Serve as administrator and instructional leader of the school
Responsible for planning the master schedule of classes for students and for assigning staff schedules
Evaluate the performance of teachers and other school employees and coach them on their individual development
Craft student discipline policies to meet unique student population needs
Work with Green Dot Southeast Texas' regional office staff to manage financial and human resources at the school site
Responsible for school budgetary planning and business operations
Work closely with parents and the community at large
Initiate and implement community support and advisory groups
Accountable for students' overall academic performance
Available for contact with parents, students and staff to discuss student progress and problems after class, at night or on weekends (via cell phone or in-person)
Maintain work hours extending beyond school hours for other professional duties or functions such as staff meetings, supervision of student events, etc.
Maintain professional standards and a school environment that is productive, safe and focused
Participate and lead large group and individual professional development
Develop and lead student recruitment efforts to engage and promote Green Dot with community members and parents

QUALIFICATIONS
You possess a growth mindset and the 'grit and grind' to know that the impossible is possible
You have a minimum of 3 years teaching experience, at the middle or high school level, with a history of improving student achievement
You have a valid TX Administrative credential/Certificate of Eligibility (or an equivalent out-of-state credential which is transferable to Texas), or are in the process of obtaining one
You have experience in leadership roles (mentor teacher, department chair, assistant principal, etc.)
You have prior administrative experience as Assistant Principal or Principal required
You have experience building capacity in others and willingness to build leaders for the future through courageous and data-driven conversations
You have experience creating and managing community partnerships to engage key stakeholders
You have experience managing budgets
You have experience creating and implementing policies and systems
You have excellent interpersonal communication and writing skills
You have experience working in an entrepreneurial environment
You have a passion for improving urban middle and high schools and driving education reform
You have the ability to establish/foster a positive and safe school culture
You have experience developing behavioral interventions to respond to student behavior and teacher needs
You have experience in planning and implementing quality professional development
You have experience in leading/managing a team
You have experience in strategically engaging stakeholders
You have experience in conflict resolution
You have experience in making data-driven decisions
You have experience and demonstrated ability managing multiple teams and resources
You have experience in creating and monitoring strategic plans

COMPENSATION
The salary range for this position is $100,000 - $125,000 depending on experience. In addition, we offer a comprehensive benefits including (but not limited to) medical, dental, vision, life insurance and retirement options. We also provide generous time off while giving employees the opportunity to impact a growing, mission-driven organization that is committed to the success of all students.

Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted. This application will close when the position has been filled.

M.L. King Middle School, Beaumont, Texas

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