Principal- K-8 School Califon NJ

The Califon Public School seeks a dynamic professional with outstanding leadership and organizational skills as an educational leader for it’s K-8 school. the ideal principal candidate will:

• Have a thorough understanding of both primary and upper elementary education, • Be an advocate for academic rigor and best practices,
• Possess a strong balanced literacy background,
Lucy Calkins, DRA, Guided Reading and Literature Circles
• Support social and emotional learning,
• Demonstrate exceptional interpersonal and communication skills,
• Display empathy for the diverse needs of children,
• Work collaboratively with faculty, and
• Understand the importance of and can demonstrate how to foster community support.

Administrative experience in the K-8 setting is preferred. Administrative experience and NJ Principals certification or eligibility is required. This is an 11-month position with a salary range of $90,000 - $100,000 depending on experience. This position is to start on July 1, 2013.

Send letter of interest, resume, NJ Principal Certificate or Certificate of Eligibility and 3 reference letters to:
Dr. Debra Sheard, Interim Superintendent, by
February 17, 2013