Principal (Elementary) - AOW
Have you been longing to lead a school that was uniquely student centered? Do you desire to build on a school culture where collaboration is prized and focused on student achievement? Do you have a passion for the development of lifelong learners; for promoting critical thinkers; for nurturing respect for ourselves, others, and our environment; and for fostering personal integrity and responsibility by providing an independent public charter day school which uses its strong academic program and diverse outdoor setting? PLEASE APPLY AT WWW.MEPSERVICES.COM.
Academy of Warren is looking for a proven leader to be our new Elementary Principal
Academy of Warren provides a free K-8 education to students who live in or near Warren, Michigan. The mission of the academy is to equip urban students to become literate, self-motivated, lifelong learners by proving a multicultural, student-centered environment in which all students are held to high academic, behavioral and moral standards. Students are taught to understand the free enterprise system through a curriculum infused with entrepreneurial concepts and standards. The Academy of Warren encourages family involvement at the school and encourages parents and guardians to visit and volunteer in the school and classrooms.
The successful candidate will need strong organizational skills, creativity and flexibility, thick skin, and a passion for students. Further, there is a definite need for a commitment to finish the school year with our students. Change is very difficult for children, especially those who have faced the types of adversity that our students have encountered. You must have a true heart for urban work. This is a challenging position; however, the successful candidate will have strong administrative and corporate support. The rewards far outweigh the challenges.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
- Master’s degree (or higher) in education, educational leadership, curriculum or equivalent from an accredited institution.
- Michigan School Administrator Certificate (an admin cert is required within 3.5 years of start of position unless grandfathered in prior to 2010).
- Prior administrative experience
- Prior experience in teaching as an Elementary teacher (preferred)
- Satisfactory criminal background check.
Competitive Medical, Dental, and Vision BCBS plans with a low employee contribution. Up to 6% Employer 401K Match. Life, ADD, STD, and LTD paid 100% by the employer!
If you want to work in an environment where opportunities are yours to create and where the success of students is paramount in everything you do, then you should apply today at:
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