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Duties

District 41 seeks a dynamic and visionary leader to serve as Assistant Principal/Early Chilhood Coordinator at Forest Glen Elementary.  
Forest Glen Elementary School is a high performing school serving Pre-K-grade 5. Forest Glen houses the district Early Childhood program. The school has a stable, professional and dedicated staff, and a student population that is becoming more diverse both culturally and academically. The school is fortunate to have a very involved parent population.  We seek a school leader who embraces change and enjoys the challenge of working in a dynamic learning environment. 
 
The successful candidate will:

  • Put student learning first
  • Be knowledgeable about continuous improvement practices and skilled in using data to monitor progress on school goals
  • Work effectively with staff, parents and other stakeholders
  • Sustain positive and mutually respectful relationships
  • Possess strong collaborative and problem solving skills
  • Have experience facilitating change processes
  • Have strong knowledge of best practices in curriculum and instruction at the preschool and elementary school level
  • Possess a deep understanding of elementary level learners and their developmental needs
  • Have strong organizational and technology skills
  • Serve as an instructional leader at the school level
  • Support district initiatives
  • Provide leadership in special education and early childhood education
  • Works with special education staff to assist with IEP implementation for special education students,appropriately modify instruction, services, and expectations for students referred for special education placement
  • Stays current on educational changes and developments

Required License:
Valid Illinois PEL(Professional Educator License) with General Administrative Endorsement
 

Qualifications

Preferred qualifications:

  • Administrative leadership experience 
  • Elementary school or Early Childhood teaching experience 
  • Knowledge of special education law, procedures and strategies

Salary/Benefits

Competitive Benefits and Salary

How to Apply

https://www.d41.org/Domain/71?category=Administration

Link to District/Third Party Online Application Web Page

https://www.d41.org/domain/71?category=Administration

Email Address

jng@d41.org

Job Posting Date

5/4/2021

Start Date

8/1/2021