Assistant Principal

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Summary Information:
Employer: Cobb County School District
Position Type: Admin./Support
Categories: Assistant Principal
School / Org: Cobb County School District
Location Marietta, Georgia
FTE: 1
No. of Positions: 1
Reference #: EAN
Posting Date: 12 October 2017
Closing Date: 30 June 2018

Cobb County School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s):

Assistant Principal, High School

Location: Chief Leadership & Learning

FLSA: Exempt

Division: Leadership and Learning

Department: Leadership and Learning

Reports To: Principal

Work Days: 210

Overview: This is an open posting for those interested in Assistant Principal (AP) positions for the 2018-19 school year. Submitting a general AP application enables us to obtain your references before specific school AP positions are posted. Specific school AP positions will be added as they become available. You must add to your application any specific school AP positions that are posted in order to be considered.

The Cobb County School District is the second largest school district in Georgia and among the largest in the United States, with over 112,000 students, 112 schools, over 15,000 employees and a $1B annual general fund budget.

Primary Function: Assists the principal to provide effective leadership and guidance in the operations of the school.

1. Educational Level: Master Degree in Educational Leadership preferred, or Master Degree in other education field which requires completion of an Educational Leadership program within 3 years
2. Certification/License Required: Valid Georgia Educational Leadership Certificate at level 5 or meets qualifications for NPL-5; passing score on the GACE Georgia Ethics for Educational Leadership Program Entry (370) Assessment (
3. Experience: Minimum of three (3) years successful educational experience
4. Physical Activities: Routine physical activities that are required to fulfill job responsibilities
5. Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Written and oral communication; leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills, computer competence, instructional strategies that connect the curriculum to the learners, student management

The Board of Education and the Superintendent may accept alternatives to some of the above requirements.

Essential Duties:
1. Demonstrates prompt and regular attendance.
2. Assumes responsibility in the absence of the principal; assists in the enforcement of policies concerning student discipline and attendance.
3. Keeps the principal apprised of activities, situations, and developments that effect the school operation.
4. Assists in the supervision, observation, and evaluation of staff; assists with directing and improving curriculum and instruction.
5. Assists with the organization and implementation of staff development; assists in the supervision of extracurricular program; assists with safeguarding the health, safety, and welfare of students.
6. Supervises student activities, assemblies, and other activities; assists in organizing student activities; assists with the supervision of student orientation, registration, and scheduling.
7. Assists with the maintenance and operations of the school facility.
8. Assists with the administration and supervision of the total school program in accordance with applicable regulations; assists with the financial operation of the school, as needed; demonstrates consistent appropriate fiscal management of funds.
9. Serves as a member or facilitator of District Student Disciplinary Due Process Hearing panels, as needed.
10. Performs other duties as assigned by appropriate administrator.

Other Information: The Assistant Principal has important responsibilities in the school community. As such, the actions of this position are potentially subject to a high degree of public and community scrutiny and must always reflect the efficient and effective use of resources. The candidate must demonstrate operational and financial acumen and deal sensitively and responsibly with the community, central office departments, various groups and organizations, and a diverse community.

Salary Range: $58,935 - $100,643 / Per Year

Shift Type: Full-Time

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