All Other Positions - Sikeston R-VI
Position: All Other Positions
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Job Title: Building Principal
Job Location: Sikeston Senior High
Beginning: Jul 01, 2019
Deadline: Jan 20, 2019**
District: Sikeston R-VI
Sikeston, MO 63801
Telephone: 573-472-2581 EXT 14
Job Description:
2019-2020 Administrative Opening
12 Month contract
Building Principal
Senior High

Reports To: Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Education

General Summary: To provide the fullest possible educational opportunity for each student by minimizing absences due to illness and creating a climate of health and well-being within the district.

Job Goal: Under the direction of the assistant superintendent, the principal is responsible for carrying out a variety of administrative and supervisory responsibilities.  Primary responsibilities will be maintaining a positive learning environment, communicating and enforcing school goals and policies, fostering teamwork among students and staff, and complying with Board established rules, regulations, and policies. 

Specific duties include but are not limited to: 
  • Facilitating the appropriate implementation of special education in the building
  • Ensuring that the school’s programs and practices are in agreement with Board Policy
  • Participating in the selection of new teaching staff and classified staff within the building
  • Maintaining active involvement with the school improvement process
  • Responsibility for student discipline including implementing practices designed to reduce disciplinary referrals
  • Responsibility for maintaining high student attendance
  • Ensuring the safe and appropriate operation of the school
  • Interacting with district and building personnel to address transportation, food service, housekeeping and other services required for the smooth operation of the building. 
  • Responsibility for the development of the building budget
  • Responsibility for inventory control
  • Assisting with the evaluation of building faculty and staff
  • Assisting the Academic Leader with the implementation of the district curriculum
  • Three (3) years of successful teaching experience
  • Administrative experience preferred
  • Valid Missouri Administration certificate
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal relationship skills
Evaluated By: Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Education

Type of Position: Exempt

Length of Contract: 12 Months

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Responsibilities and duties assigned are at the discretion of the superintendent.

If interested in applying for these positions, please complete the on-line application via TalentEd Recruit & Hire on or before on or before Sunday, January 20, 2019.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.