Under the direction of the Director of Educational Services, the elementary principal administers an elementary school; serves as the instructional leader for the professional and para-professional staff assigned to the site; and is responsible for management of all aspects of the school’s operation, including: supervision of all instruction, supervision and evaluation of certificated and classified employees, communication with the school community, supervision of school in-service programs, compliance with all federal, state and district laws, regulations, policies and requirements, and other related work as required.
A. Possession of a valid California clear teaching credential B. Possession of a valid California administrative services credential C. Master's Degree from an accredited institution of higher learning, preferably in education administration or a closely related field
A. Elementary principal experience desirable B. Two years assistant principal experience at the elementary or district level administrator C. Experience in curriculum development and instructional leadership D. Five years of successful full time certificated service in a public school, with no fewer than three years as a teacher E. Bilingual ability desirable
1. Letter of interest stating your qualifications and experience related to the position for which you are applying 2. Current resume 3. Three professional letters of recommendation from immediate supervisors, signed and dated within the last two years 4. Copy of current California administrative services credential, California teaching credential, and a copy of transcripts confirming your earned Master's Degree
Compton Unified School District is located in in the south-central region of Los Angeles County, California. CUSD encompasses the city of Compton and portions of the cities of Carson and Los Angeles. The district currently serves nearly 26,000 students at 36 sites and is in the midst of a dramatic turnaround, marked by increases in student achievement rates, a graduation rate near 90%, dramatic facilities improvements, and a focus on STEAM throughout all schools. The mission of the Compton Unified School District is to empower leaders to lead, teachers to teach and students to learn by fostering an environment that encourages leaders and teachers to be visionary, innovative and accountable for the achievement of all students.