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Principal

Posted: 12/09/2021

Competitive Salary/Comprehensive Benefit Package/$2,500.00 Signing Bonus
 The Children’s Study Home is an inclusive organization.  LGBTQIA+ and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply!
 
PRINCIPAL
 
 
JOB SUMMARY:
The Principal is responsible for providing supervision and professional leadership to special education/ behavioral health school staff and for oversight of all aspects of the day to day operations of the school, including the educational content of the program.  The principal is also responsible for ensuring that the school programs meet all licensing, accreditation, and academic standards.  As part of the management team, the principal will provide administrative oversight, curriculum and program development, including scheduling and implementation of MCAS and other standardized testing for students.  Additional duties include parent conferences, team meetings, hiring and staff retention, and ongoing communications with referral sources and D.E.S.E 
 
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master’s Degree in educational field and certified in Special Education
  • Administrator License preferred
  • Previous experience as a principal or in a similar role preferred
  • Knowledge of school administrative processes and national educational standards
  • Knowledge of curriculum frameworks and development, as well as standardized testing
  • Hands-on experience with MS Office and education management systems
  • Experience with latency age students in a public or private school setting, preferably with ED/LD students.
  • Great presentation and communication skills
  • Crisis management
  • Experience with de-escalation and behavior management models required
  • Ability to coach and inspire
  • A teaching license is preferred
  • Degree in Education; Master’s degree is a plus