Assistant Principal/Dean, District Wide 2019 - 2020 JobID: 57763
Cert. Administrative - Assistant Principal / Dean
Location: Area: Job Category:
Hattie Mae White Bldg. Northwest
Job Code: Contract Type: Months:Salary Minimum: Salary Maximum:
Assistant Principal - 001051, 003051, 005051, 004051, 006051, 008051, 002051, 007051, 009051, H31793
POSITION TITLE: Assistant Principal
Job Code: 001051, 003051, 005051, 004051, 006051, 008051, 002051, 007051, 009051, H31793
Contract Length: varies
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Principal
POSITION SUMMARY: Assists the Principal in providing the overall leadership and is responsible for ensuring that student achievement is improved and other key HISD objectives met.
ESSENTIAL INDIVIDUAL CHARACTERISTICS:
Possesses a moral and ethical compass.
Demonstrates a heart and passion for leadership.
Identifies quality people and inspires excellence in them.
Shows strong self-esteem.
Makes decisions for the benefit of the school and community it serves.
Exhibits the flexibility and willingness to accept change.
Possesses courage and persistence of one’s convictions.
Balances a superb intellect with common sense.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND BEHAVIORS:
Assists the Principal in developing and implementing plans to:
Increase student achievement
Increase graduation rates
Strengthen instructional opportunities
Provide a safe learning environment
Provide student services
Comply with federal, state, and local laws and Board policies and procedures and other school district initiatives.
Assists the principal in communicating, collaborating, and building strong relationships with key stakeholders including:
Teachers and staff
Students and parents
Community and business partners
Other members of the school and district community,
Assists the principal in selecting and mentoring a high quality school staff.
Assists the principal in teacher evaluation and development, student discipline management, supervision of extra-curricular activities and the preparation of required reporting.
Valid Texas Principal certification.
Three years exemplary teaching experience,
Additional leadership experience on the campus or otherwise is essential.