Principal Job Description

Principal Job Description

May 24th, 2019

The Principal leads students and teachers to achieve learning objectives and manages the finances of the school.

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We are looking for a Principal with excellent leadership skills and a passion for education. The Principal is responsible for creating budgets, disciplining students and ensuring that learning objectives are met.

To be successful as a Principal you must be compassionate and organized. A good Principal manages the needs of both students and staff members to ensure that there is a productive learning environment.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Work with teachers to create teaching schedules.
  • Approve or reject applications from prospective students.
  • Create a budget for the school.
  • Take disciplinary action against students and staff members.
  • Organize job fairs and talks by colleges.
  • Give students advice when asked.
  • Communicate with parents and board members.
  • Attend industry-related conferences.

Principal Requirements:

  • A master's degree in Education.
  • Experience as a Principal or in a senior position at a school.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Compassion for students.
  • Natural leadership skills.
  • Passion for education.
  • A valid teaching license.

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