Principal K-12, Northeast Illinois, Full-Time

Principal K-12, Northeast Illinois, Full-Time

Principal K-12 Northeast Illinois Area


Special Education Services an affiliate of The MENTA GROUP is a non-profit Agency serving High-Risk Children and Families in IL & AZ. We are seeking qualified applicants for the position of Building Principal for a therapeutic day school in the Surrounding Suburbs of Chicago, IL. Job duties require you to be creative, energetic & wanting to develop and implement innovative solutions to critical problems in education. You will be working in an atmosphere where data driven decision making & team work is the norm.

Major Responsibilities:

Lead the school by building high performing teams, responsibly managing work and people, and enlisting others in the school vision.

Promote the success of students by creating an instructional program that continually strives to improve teaching and learning.

Create and maintain a school environment that focuses on students and emphasizes high academic expectations, a personal approach, caring, discipline, and order.

Encourage professional development, recruit and select outstanding staff, and effectively supervise teachers and staff in order to improve student learning and academic achievement.

Confer with students, parents, and staff to resolve issues and problems.

Qualifications:

Illinois Certificate Type 75 with General Administrative Endorsement

State of Illinois Special Education Teaching Certification (LBS1)/endorsement

Valid Standard Secondary Teaching Certificate (Illinois)

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Student focused and flexible in classroom instructional approach

Demonstrated ability to work well in a fast paced environment

Team player

This position offers an access to medical, dental, vision plans, 403(b), sick pay, holiday pay, and personal/vacation days. The salary range is comparable for the position and area, depending upon certification and qualifications.

Apply at this web site: www.thementagroup.org/careers/apply

E-mail: lynne.nicolas@menta.com

Fax: 630-907-0197 Attn: Lynne Nicolas