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Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES Middle School Principal in Jamestown, New York

Middle School Principal

Southwestern Central

600 Hunt Road

Jamestown , NY 14701

Certified - Administrative - School Building Leader (SBL)

Job Number 3300045694

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Performance Responsibilities:

  • Supervises the total program relating to his/her assigned school.

  • Assumes responsibility for the implementation and observance of all Board policies and regulations by the school's staff and students.

  • Ensures continuous improvement in measurable student performance and achievement.

  • Provides educational leadership in implementing New York State Standards.

  • Provides educational leadership in developing, implementing, and evaluating school

  • Assists in the development, revisions, and evaluation of the curriculum.

  • Makes recommendations concerning the school's administration and instruction.

  • Budgets school time to provide for the efficient conduct of school instruction and business.

  • Participates in meetings and other activities appropriate for professional development.

  • Conducts meetings of the staff as necessary for the proper functioning of the school.

  • Supervises all professional, paraprofessional, administrative, and nonprofessional personnel attached to the school.

  • Observes and evaluates teacher performance as it relates to student learning and provides coaching, feedback, and assistance as needed.

  • Recommends the removal of a teacher whose work is unsatisfactory, according to established procedures.

  • Orients new personnel.

  • Assists in the in-service orientation and training of teachers, with special responsibility for staff administrative procedures and instructions.

  • Assists in recruiting, screening, hiring, training, and assigning the school's professional staff.

  • Assumes responsibility for the safety and administration of the school building and grounds.

  • Acts as district Chairman of the Emergency Management planning Team and the Severe Weather Alert Coordinator.

  • Acts as district contact and coordinator for the district-wide security system including but not limited to swipe card entry system, interior and exterior cameras and building fire alarms.

  • Plans and supervises fire drills and an emergency preparedness program.

  • Maintains high standards of student conduct and enforces discipline as necessary according due process rights to students.

  • Acts as liaison between the school and the community, interpreting activities and policies of the school and encouraging community participation in school life.

  • Facilitates positive communication among students, parents, teachers, and support staff in daily interactions.

  • Demonstrates interpersonal skills and the skill to work with diverse groups of people.

  • Develops a positive school and community relation which includes effective oral and written communications.

  • Supervises and evaluates the school's extra-curricular program.

  • Supervises the preparation of all school reports for the district office.

  • Assumes responsibility for the attendance, conduct and health of students.

  • Supervises the maintenance of accurate records on the progress and attendance of students.

  • Prepares, develops, and manages the school budget.

  • Acts as district contact and coordinator for the Common Set of Learning Outcomes (CSLO) district trainings.

  • Serves as the co-chair of the Strategic Planning Communication and Technology Committee.

  • Performs all other functions as assigned by the Superintendent.

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Salary: From 95000.00

Salary: To 115000.00

Salary Competitive Y

Appointment Status Probationary

Position Status Full time

Start Date 07/01/2024

Required Certification Type School District Leader {1014}, School Building Leader {1012}

Additional Job Information

The Southwestern Central School District is an equal opportunity employer with affirmative action policy. Southwestern Central School complies with Title IX of the 1972 HEW regulations Act, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Section 504 of Rehabilitation Act Law.

Contact Person's Name Pam SaGurney

Contact Person's Phone 716-484-1137

Contact Person's Email