Principal - Grain Valley R-V
Position: Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: High School Principal
Job Location: Grain Valley High School
Beginning: Jul 25, 2023
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Grain Valley R-V
Grain Valley, MO 64029
Telephone: 816-847-5006
Job Description:

Grain Valley Schools is seeking a highly qualified High School Principal for the 2023/2024 school year. 

Application Procedure:
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provides ideas for the development of district goals; interprets and/or clarifies district goals to students, staff, and community; implements district goals; assists in the assessment of district goals. Develops a school plan based upon school needs and district goals; implements school plan; and assesses school plan to assist in establishing district and school goals.
  • Evaluates the educational programs; initiates and encourages curriculum development and implementation; supervises and evaluates for the purpose of improving instruction, develops and promotes professional growth for staff; facilitates the setting of instructional strategies; coordinates instructional program; assists in establishing levels of expectations for student achievement; evaluates student progress/needs both individually and in groups to demonstrate effective instructional leadership.
  • Promotes and maintains a positive school climate; works effectively with students; relates effectively with staff; relates effectively with parents; relates effectively with community agencies to establish and maintain a positive tone and atmosphere within the school.
  • Develops and maintains school budget and expenditures and maintain inventory of supplies and equipment for successful fiscal management; assumes the responsibility for the care, maintenance, and scheduling of the school plant and facilities to assure they are clean, orderly, and conducive to a positive learning environment for successful plant management; utilizes effective school management practices, supervises school programs and activities, demonstrates effective skills in the recruitment and selection of school personnel, delegates authority and responsibility when appropriate and provides support to the employee assuming the responsibility, maintains accurate records and submits reports, demonstrates effective skills in problem analysis, decision making and judgment, demonstrates effective organizational ability for effective school management.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of board policies and directives and carries out duties and responsibilities as outlined by district policies and procedures in order to participate in the development and implementation of district policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrates personal motivation and self-discipline; effectively tolerates stress; demonstrates sensitivity to others; and demonstrates involvement in professional growth activities to demonstrate personal and professional traits characteristic of an effective administrator.
  • Attends school and district meetings, supervises a variety of student activities outside of the normal day, and serves on IEP teams as needed.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Classroom teaching experience preferred
  • Possess Missouri Certification as a Teacher
  • Possess Missouri Certification as a Secondary School Administrator
  • Master’s degree or higher in educational leadership
  • Doctorate preferred

Work Environment:
  • 11 Month Position

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