Assistant Principal - Kirksville R-III
Position: Assistant Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Assistant High School Principal
Job Location: Kirksville High School
Beginning: Jul 29, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Kirksville R-III
Kirksville, MO 63501
Telephone: 660-665-8658
Job Description:
ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL                                                                   
Job Description:
Valid Missouri Secondary Principal Certification Required
Administrative Experience Preferred
Length of Contract:  10 Months
The job of Assistant Principal is to provide support to the instructional process and culture of the school.  Duties consist of directing school site programs and services, providing information and serving as a resource to others, supervising assigned staff, coordinating and supervising school activities and addressing issues and problems associated with enrolled students.
This position reports to the building Principal and assumes the role of the Principal in the event of his/her absence.
Essential Functions:
  • Collaborates for the purpose of providing a positive learning environment for students.
  • Complies data for the purpose of analyzing issues, ensuring compliance with district policies and procedures as well as state mandates.
  • Facilitates communication among personnel, students, and parents for the purpose of evaluating situations and resolving problems or conflicts
  • Intervenes on matters of student discipline for the purpose of modifying behavior.  Issues consequences and logs journal entries of discipline issues.
  • Works with School Resource Officer and Juvenile Officer on student issues that require law enforcement intervention. 
  • Monitors and is responsible for reporting student attendance.
  • Secures and assigns substitute teachers and support staff.
  • Assists in the evaluation of certified and support staff as outlined by district goals. 
  • Supervises extra-curricular activities and athletic events, both home and away, as assigned.
  • Conducts safety drills as the designated building safety coordinator.
  • Oversees the general maintenance staff of the building in coordination with the district director of facilities.
Other Functions:
  • Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the safe and efficient operations of the high school.
  • Work independently under broad organizational guidelines to achieve building objectives and to support the district and building mission and vision.
Job related experience with increasing levels of responsibility is preferred.  A Master’s Degree in the appropriate field of study and a Valid Missouri Secondary Principal Certificate is Required. 

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