The Grass Valley School District is seeking an enthusiastic leader to serve under the direction of the Superintendent as the educational leader and chief executive of the school as it relates to the instructional program, operation of the school site, staff, students, and the community.
Adheres to the California Professional Standards for Educational Leaders (CPSEL)
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Builds and maintains a school culture of open, effective communication, and participation in decision-making among staff, students, parents, board members, and other appropriate stakeholders.
Provides leadership and support, coordinates, articulates, evaluates, and supervises curriculum and instructional programs.
Establishes and maintains high standards of performance in the implementation of the approved instructional programs in all assigned schools and evaluates effectiveness of results.
Provides for the development of grants that will support and further goals.
Secures at appropriate intervals adequate and objective evaluations of the progress of all pupils in meeting the learning requirements established in the instructional program including CAASPP results, trimester grades, and other criterion.
Observes the instructional program through weekly classroom visits.
Provides supervision of all special programs in the area of curriculum and instruction, Independent Study, English Language Learners, Special Education, and other related areas. Ensures that state and federal mandates for these programs are implemented appropriately.
Assesses, in collaboration with staff, parents, and students the staff development needs in the area of curriculum and instruction and assist in development, implementation, and evaluation of these programs.
Supervises, and evaluates the performance of immediate subordinates, and the vice-principal. Coordinates, supports, and reviews the evaluation of all appropriate staff.
Supervises or designates the supervision of work performed by the classified personnel in the school. Assures that the classified evaluation process is observed.
Directs the implementation and supervision of discipline policies and procedures.
Prepares or supervises the preparation of such other reports as are required by law or may be deemed necessary by the Superintendent or the Board.
Serves as a liaison with the local school community.
Sees that extra-curricular activities are properly organized and supervised.
Coordinates facility operations and utilization of the school.
Manages the school site budget; participates in the formulation of the district budget.
Location: Lyman Gilmore Middle School (Grades 5th - 8th)
Work Days: 210
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
Requirements: Valid California Administrative Services Credential Valid California Multiple or Single Subjects Credential (preferred) Appropriate EL Authorization
Application Deadline: Friday, April 17, 2020, 12:00 pm
To Apply: Applicants must complete an online application through Edjoin (www.edjoin.org) by the deadline date.
Starting Date: July 1, 2020 and upon completion of background check by the Department of Justice (DOJ).
The Grass Valley School District has a 150 year old heritage in the heart of the California Gold Country. It is widely recognized for its excellent teachers, creative approach to learning, and care for students and families.
We serve over 1700 children, preschool to eighth grade, in six schools; two preschools, two kindergarten through fourth grade schools, one fifth through eighth grade school, and one preschool through eighth grade charter school.
You will find that the Grass Valley School District offers best-practice academic programs for all students whether they are gifted learners or need additional support to find success. Our academic programs are balanced with a full offering of fine and performing arts, a comprehensive kindergarten through eighth grade technology program, and a wide array of electives and competitive sports.
We offer additional family support services such as preschool care, school readiness outreach, and a wonderful no-fee after school program. For those looking for a non-traditional school program, our charter school is outstanding.
We welcome you to visit us. Call or email to arrange a personal tour!
"Together... Inspiring Success in Every Child"