Portland Village School (PVS) is a public school of choice in the Portland Public School District. Currently, PVS is in its 11th year of operation; serve approximately 400 students in grades K – 8.
Our mission is “To advance an arts-integrated education that teaches respect and reverence by developing the head, heart, and hands in children from all backgrounds and cultures. “
PVS provides a Waldorf education with a rigorous curriculum that is rich in literacy, culture, history, language, and art integration, using multi-sensory instruction that combines real-world experiences and applied knowledge.
as the leader of administration, all teaching staff and instructional programs at PVS the Executive Director/Principal is responsible for overseeing daily operations of the school in fulfillment of the mission, vision, and strategic objectives established by the board and charter contract. The Executive Director/Principal provides engaging leadership to the PVS community and ensures an open and collaborative environment focused on student academic excellence and exemplary character.
The Executive Director / Principal reports to the PVS Board, and Portland Public School Board and directly and indirectly supervises all school staff and contracted persons or companies. Works in partnership with the schools Business Manager.
The Executive Director/Principal is accountable for fostering success in each of the following areas, measured through both qualitative and quantitative assessment:
Qualifications and Experience
Masters Degree from an accredited, four-year college or university. An advanced degree and/or current Oregon Administrator license is preferred. Relevant education may substitute for experience, and relevant experience may substitute for education. Waldorf trained preferred.
Demonstrated proficiency in the following areas is required:
Essential functions of the job are primarily performed in a school/office environment. Outdoor activities central to the operation and/or curricular focus of the school may require exposure to varying weather conditions. Travel to meet local off-campus commitments may be required. Must be willing to work evenings and non-standard hours as needed.
$65,000 -$75,000 per year
Single-page cover letter addressing your leadership style, why you are an advocate of charter school education, and what you consider to be your greatest accomplishment in education.
Requested materials must be submitted to receive full consideration.
Portland Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Portland Village Waldorf School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or handicapping conditions in its educational programs or employment. No person shall be denied employment solely because of any impairment that is unrelated to the ability to engage in activities involved in the position or program to which application has been made.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $65,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year
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