JOB GOAL: Provides the oversight and evaluation of secondary principals, the seven through twelfth grade instructional programs and school operations to ensure a climate and culture that promotes student achievement, growth, and college and career readiness.
Assists each secondary site in developing annual goals and action plans related to school improvement
Provides leadership coaching to secondary principals with an emphasis on quality instruction, student engagement and student/program outcomes
Establishes and maintains efficient administrative procedures to support the teaching and learning functions of the district and support leadership development
Manages and provides oversight of a wide variety of secondary programs for the purpose of ensuring programs are administered within the policies and procedures of the District and that services conform to established guidelines and regulations
Plans, organizes, and directs the preparation of district, state, and federal reports to ensure compliance, secure funding, and provide thorough, complete, and effective communication
Supervises and supports the Director of Student Services and Athletics/Title IX Coordinator
Prepares reports and studies for the purpose of providing information to the Board, Superintendent, Chief Operations Officer, other staff and the public and/or complying with regulatory requirements
Keeps the Superintendent informed and works cooperatively with all other administrators in school and district-related matters
Keeps informed of government statutes, regulations and rules; recommend changes in policies and procedures which may be needed due to a change in provisions of the law
Promotes effective communication among all members of the school community
Serves on district committees, participate in district activities, and represent the district as warranted or as directed by the Superintendent
Maintains a high level of competence in the field of education, remaining current in issues related to areas of responsibility
Participates as a member of the District Leadership Team and Superintendent’s Cabinet for the purpose of providing and receiving information and making decisions
Maintains a high level of personal integrity and strong work ethic
Performs other duties and assumes such other responsibilities as assigned
Valid Arizona Administrative Certificate
Superintendent certificate preferred
Secondary administration experience preferred
Demonstrate leadership ability in administration, instructional strategies and assessment, grant development, and program evaluation
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Three or more years of successful administrative experience in a school district environment
Valid fingerprint clearance card and background check
Additional Salary Information: Additional compensation for cell phone, travel and performance pay
About Queen Creek Unified School District
The Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) is a growing district of approximately 10,000 preschool through 12th-grade students and we are very proud of the high standards of achievement our students and staff have attained. Our students continue to score well above the state average in all areas of math and English language arts.
We have nine elementary schools, two junior high schools, and two high schools. We have quality programs in regular education, gifted, special education, and early childhood, as well as career and technical, leadership classes, and alternative high school services.
Queen Creek is a suburban community in the central part of Arizona. Our town has many amenities for growing families and is a short commute from the Phoenix metropolitan area. We’re proud of our small-town feel and family atmosphere—a place where you know your neighbors by name.
VISION: Queen Creek Unified School District supports the development of the whole child by modeling positive academic, social, and emotional learning through an innovative and challenging curriculum. Queen Creek Unified School District expects students to be successful, compassionate, and productive in th...eir learning so that the next generation of ethical citizens can lead our community both locally and globally.
MISSION: The Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) empowers each student to achieve excellence in all pursuits and lead with integrity.