Assistant Principal - Blue Valley Schools
Position: Assistant Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Substitute Administrator-Elementary
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Blue Valley Schools
Overland Park, KS 66223
Telephone: 913-239-4039
Job Description:
Substitute Administrator-Elementary 
Purpose Statement
The job of Substitute Administrator-Elementary is done for the purpose/s of providing leadership and management to a K-5 elementary school with a primary focus on improving student achievement while maintaining the health and safety of all students and staff.
Essential Functions
Oversees all aspects of the instructional program, school environment and the operational/fiscal health of the school.
  • Supervises, monitors, and coaches staff in the building with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Oversees the professional development of teachers and staff, including regular supervision and evaluations.
  • Fosters an environment where staff and faculty work cooperatively together and hold each other accountable to reach high levels of student achievement.
  • Manages organizational systems and resources for a safe, high-performing learning environment.
  • Collaborates with families and stakeholders who represent diverse community interests and needs; mobilizes community resources that support and improve teaching and learning.
  • Provides instructional leadership focused on current research and best practices in order to continually increase student achievement.
  • Allocates and coordinates the movement of resources to ensure the health, safety, and productive learning of staff and students.
  • Collaborates with other elementary and district administrators to provide an overall direction for teaching and learning in the school district.
  • Effectively manages school operations in terms of personnel, budgets, buildings and grounds, etc.
  • Promotes a positive tone for collaborative school/community relations by articulating the mission, seeking community support, and fostering rapport with all stakeholders.
  • Confers with parents and staff to discuss educational activities, policies and student behavioral or learning issues.
Experience:      Minimum of five years related experience, including administrative experience at the elementary level and previous elementary teaching experience.
Education:       Master’s degree in Education, Education Administration or related field.
Required Testing                                              Certificates and Licenses
                                                                        Kansas Building Leadership License 
Continuing Educ./ Training                               Clearances
                                                                        Criminal Justice Fingerprint/Background Clearance
                                                                        Kansas Certification of Health
FLSA Status                             Approval Date                                       Salary Grade

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