Assistant Principal

West Ridge Elementary/27J Schools, Thornton, Colorado

Date Posted January 28, 2020
Industry K-12: Public Schools
Specialty Not Specified
STEM Focus Math, Science
Certification Needed Yes
Job Status
Salary Not Specified


West Ridge Elementary, a 27J School in Thornton, CO,  is seeking an Assistant Principal who will assist in the direction and management of the instructional programs and provide support for the educational process.  This is a full time, or 1.0 FTE, position, with benefits.

Required Qualifications:

  1. A valid Colorado Department of Education Administrator/Principal License.
  2. The ability to handle many complex tasks simultaneously and move them forward.
  3. The ability and interest to be part of and to lead a high-functioning team. (Having respected and trusted colleagues, preferably as teammates, makes the demands of teaching sustainable.)
  4. The ability and interest to learn continuously and to adapt to changing circumstances (student characteristics, curriculum, and so on).  
  5. A belief in empowering all children as owners of their learning.

Application Procedure:  Apply to  

External applicants: upload a current resume, a current teaching license and transcripts.

27J Current Contracted Teachers: Mark that you are a current 27J employee on the application, upload a current resume and provide a maximum of 2 years previous work experience.  Substitutes are considered External applicants.

All future correspondence will be handled via the email address you provided in your online application.  Check your In-Box and SPAM folder.

All 27J postings close at 4:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time

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