Divine Child High School is seeking applicants for a full-time assistant principal. In collaboration with the other assistant principal, this position fulfills the mission of the school by working with the principal in the management of the school, faculty, staff, and students with an emphasis on curriculum and instruction and student discipline. This position reports to and is evaluated by the principal.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Development and supervision of curricular programs
Supervision of faculty and staff
Supervision of school related activities
Communicate effectively with parents, students and greater community
Divine Child Catholic Schools are co-ed, parish based K-12 schools in Dearborn, Michigan with over 850 students in the high school and over 550 students in the elementary school (K-8). We are committed to providing a nurturing environment which will help foster the students’ spiritual, academic, athletic and social growth. We believe firmly that all students have the capacity to learn and grow and we commit to working tirelessly with our faculty, staff, parents and students to help them reach their potential.
Divine Child High School is a Catholic high school centered in Gospel values and Christian tradition. The school is rooted in a long-standing tradition of excellence and in an educational partnership with students, parents and the community. We are committed to providing opportunities that nurture each student’s academic, creative, social and spiritual growth. We are dedicated to developing youth who pursue lives of responsibility, leadership and faith in action.
Qualifications / Requirements:
Committed to the principles of Catholic, faith-based education
Masters Degree, Ed. Leadership preferred
Valid Teaching Certificate
5 or more years of teaching or school based experience
Educational leadership experience
Strong background in a rigorous, standards-based, college-ready curriculum
Familiarization of AdvancED school accreditation standards preferred
Demonstrated ability to inspire, lead and work collaboratively with faculty and staff
Strong leadership, problem-solving and interpersonal skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Innovative and creative
Team building and collaborative working relationships
Interested and qualified candidates should send the following application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 12, 2019. Please put your name and high school assistant principal applicant on the subject line.