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Job Opening Information Assistant Principal-UPK-5

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Position Title
Assistant Principal-UPK-5
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Job Description

The Assistant Principal must be passionate about helping students who need additional social-emotional support and empathetic to students who have faced or are facing trauma in their life. Under the supervision of and in cooperation with the Principals, the Assistant Principal will support the development of the whole child while providing support for a safe and engaging learning environment which promotes progress toward fostering innovative and diverse life-long learners.


  • Follow up with necessary building personnel regarding possible causes for student attendance issues, strategies that may be effective, etc.
  • Implements the first level of student support as needed by the classroom teacher. Not disciplinary.
  • Utilize student interventions and supports such as taking a break, using sensory exercise and/or the sensory room, etc.
  • Ensures collaborative partnerships with students, parents, and staff that fosters learning, communication, understanding, and a positive culture in our schools and in our community.
  • Participates with others in development and evaluation of curriculum and instructional programming.
Job Qualifications
  • Valid NYS Certification: Initial/Professional School Building Leader OR Permanent School Administrator/Supervisor. Interns will be considered
  • Knowledge of Federal and NYS laws and regulations in the areas of General Education and Special Education.  
  • Strong skills in  verbal and written communication
  • Ability to handle and maintain confidential information
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, projects, and assignments
  • Experience working with students with disabilities.


Twelve month position

A more comprehensive job description provided for those who are interviewed.

Application Procedure

Please apply online by entering your Applicant ID Number. If you do not have an Applicant ID Number, please register with our system on the left side.  After completing, you will receive an Applicant ID Number. This must be done in order to be considered for the posted position:  Once you receive an Applicant ID Number you can return to the Employment Opportunities section and apply for this and/or any other current or future position of interest.

Please attach your resume and cover letter under applicant files.

Job Category
Job Location
District Wide

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