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Campus Principal Pleasant Run Elementary

Lancaster ISD Lancaster, TX

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $77,534 to $108,175 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: life insurance, medical, vision, dental
Job Description

Job Description

Lancaster ISD Job Descriptions Principal - 226 Days
Human Resources Department

Job Title: Principal Exemption Status/Test: Exempt

Pay Grade: Administrative Professional Pay Grade 6

Reports to: Deputy Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction

Dept./School: Assigned Campus and Level

Primary Purpose:

Direct and manage overall campus operations. Responsible for leadership of the campus instructional program ensuring high standards of instruction and student achievement, compliance with district policies, application of instructional programs, and effective operation of all campus activities.

Qualifications:

Education/Certification:
Master’s degree in educational administration
Texas principal or other appropriate Texas certificate
Advanced Education Leadership (AEL) certification, Instructional Leadership Training (ILT), or

Instructional Leadership Development (ILD)

Special Knowledge/Skills:
Working knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to evaluate instructional program and teaching effectiveness
Ability to manage budget and personnel
Ability to implement policy and procedures
Ability to interpret data
Excellent organizational, communication, public relations, and interpersonal skills

Experience:
Three years experience as a classroom teacher
1 year experience in instructional leadership or campus administrative role

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

Instructional Management

1. Monitor instructional processes to ensure that program activities are related to outcomes and use findings to take corrective actions where necessary.

2. Provide instructional resources and materials needed to accomplish instructional goals.

3. Establish clear expectations for staff performance with regard to instructional strategies, classroom management, and communication with the public.

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Lancaster ISD Job Descriptions Principal - 226 Days
Human Resources Department

4. Foster collegiality and team building among staff members. Encourage their active involvement in decision-making process.

5. Solicit regular input from campus-level committee about planning, operation, supervision, and evaluation of campus education program. Include students and community representatives when appropriate.

School or Organization Improvement

6. Build a common vision for school improvement with staff. Direct planning activities and implement programs to ensure attainment of school’s mission.

7. Establish campus performance objectives for Academic Excellence Indicators using the campus planning process and involving site-based decision making committee. Demonstrate campus progress using results to promote school improvement.

8. Provide opportunities for interactive communication with superintendent, staff, students, parents, and community.

Student Management

9. Act as campus behavioral coordinator in accordance with state laws and regulations.

10. Work with faculty and students to develop a student discipline management system that results in positive student behavior and enhances the school climate.

11. Ensure that school rules are uniformly applied and that student discipline is appropriate and equitable in accordance with Student Code of Conduct and student handbook.

12. Conduct conferences about student and school issues with parents, students, and teachers.

Management of Fiscal, Administrative, and Facilities Functions

13. Comply with district policies, state and federal laws, and regulations affecting schools.

14. Develop and administer campus budgets based on documented program needs and estimated enrollment ensuring that operations are cost effective and funds are managed wisely.

15. Compile, maintain, and file all reports, records, and other documents required including accurate and timely reports of maximum attendance to requisition textbooks.

16. Manage use of school facilities. Oversee maintenance of facilities to ensure a clean, orderly, and safe campus.

[Secondary Principals: Direct and manage extracurricular and intramural programs including management of multiple activity funds.]

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Lancaster ISD Job Descriptions Principal - 226 Days
Human Resources Department

Personnel Management

17. Select, train, supervise, and evaluate staff and make recommendations relative to assignment, retention, discipline, and dismissal. Approve all personnel assigned to campus.

18. Observe employee performance, record observations, and conduct evaluation conferences with staff.

19. Coach staff and help them identify and develop appropriate professional growth opportunities as well as accomplish improvement goals.

20. Work with campus-level planning and decision-making committees to plan professional development activities.

School or Community Relations

21. Articulate the school’s mission to the community and solicit its support in realizing the mission.

22. Demonstrate awareness of school and community needs and initiate activities to meet those needs using appropriate and effective techniques to encourage community and parent involvement.

Other Duties

23. Perform other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Supervise, evaluate, and recommend the hiring and firing of staff assigned to campus including assistant principal(s), teachers, counselor(s), librarian(s), instructional aides, clerical support staff, and custodians.

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Tools/Equipment Used: Standard office equipment including personal computer and peripherals.

Posture: Frequent sitting and standing; occasional bending/stooping, pushing,/pulling, and twisting

Motion: Repetitive hand motions; frequent keyboarding and use of mouse; occasional reaching

Lifting: Occasional light lifting and carrying (less than 15 pounds); occasional physical restraint of students to control behavior

Environment: May work prolonged or irregular hours; work inside and outside (exposure to sun, heat, cold, and inclement weather), exposure to noise; occasional districtwide and statewide travel

Mental Demands: Work with frequent interruptions; maintain emotional control under stress

This document describes the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required.

Company Description
Lancaster ISD is a suburban public school district located in Lancaster, Texas on the southern border of Dallas. We serve around 7500 students and have over 900 employees. One hundred percent of our schools met standard on the most recent state assessment and our schools received multiple distinctions from the Texas Education Agency. We are the first district in Texas to offer a K – 12 STEM curriculum to all students and have the highest graduation rate in the Best Southwest. Lancaster ISD is seeking talented, hardworking, and dedicated individuals to join our team!

Lancaster ISD

Why Work Here?
Please click on the link below to learn more about LISD. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6&v=YfEcMok2bxY&feature=emb_logo

Lancaster ISD is a suburban public school district located in Lancaster, Texas on the southern border of Dallas. We serve around 7500 students and have over 900 employees. One hundred percent of our schools met standard on the most recent state assessment and our schools received multiple distinctions from the Texas Education Agency. We are the first district in Texas to offer a K – 12 STEM curriculum to all students and have the highest graduation rate in the Best Southwest. Lancaster ISD is seeking talented, hardworking, and dedicated individuals to join our team!

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Lancaster, TX
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