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CO-PRINCIPAL (5-8)

Manchester Elementary/Middle School (learn more)

Bennington-Rutland Supervisory Union

Manchester Center , Vermont (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2873839
  • Application Deadline: January 10, 2018
  • Posted: December 7, 2017
  • Starting Date: July 1, 2018

Job Description

Manchester Elementary Middle School (MEMS) is seeking a Co-Principal for grades 5-8. The Co-Principal will team with the preK-4 Co-Principal to collaboratively provide leadership for school-wide initiatives and the Co-Principals will share school management responsibilities.

MEMS is committed to fostering educational environments that respond to the learning needs and aspirations of all its learners. We are seeking candidates who are committed to continuous improvement and have successfully demonstrated change leadership. The MEMS middle level grades are in year one of a three year commitment with the Tarrant Institute with a focus on project-based learning using proficiencies.

Successful candidates must be proven instructional leaders and will ideally have experience in the following instructional areas: middle level best practice, the workshop model, project-based learning, proficiency-based learning, learner agency, student-led conferencing, inclusive special education practices, PBiS, data teams, and the use of personal learning plans. Successful candidates will be up to date on educational research and have the ability to work collaboratively with fellow administrators, teachers, students, parents, and community members.

Manchester Elementary Middle School is one of five schools in the Taconic and Green Regional School District and is a member of the Bennington Rutland Supervisory Union (BRSU).
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Administrator > Principal/Dean/Head of School
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Bennington-Rutland Supervisory Union is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. Provide an example of how your change leadership addressed and impacted an educational challenge.
      Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. What are the characteristics of a successful middle level Principal?
      Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Jackie Wilson
    • 6378 VT Route 7A
    • Sunderland, Vermont 05250-8427
    • Phone: 802-362-2452
    • Fax: 802-362-2455
    • Email: click here

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