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Assistant Principal and Vice Principal - Portland Public Schools

Portland Public Schools
Closing date: 
Friday, June 30, 2023

Portland Public Schools is seeking dynamic Assistant Principals and Vice Principals with a demonstrated record of improving student performance and who share our Vision, PPS reImagined.
We are seeking a collaborative, teamwork oriented, passionate leader with focused experience to join us as Assistant Principals (K-5 / K-8 / Middle School) and Vice Principal (High School). This position will be part of Portland Public Schools’ Office of School Performance. With a racial equity and equality focused lens, the Assistant Principal and Vice Principal support the school principal in establishing a learning environment and implementing an instructional vision that promotes academic excellence, and the personal growth of every student, while closing opportunity gaps and narrowing disparities between the highest- and lowest-performing students.

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Assistant Principals and Vice Principals are expected to:
• Support professional educators individually, and in the context of school teams and PLCs, in strengthening their instructional practice;
• Partner with educators to create a community of continuous learning for all staff and students;
• Foster a culture of high expectations, providing every student with equitable access to high quality and culturally relevant instruction;
• Support and implement the District’s Racial Equity Policy;
• Build strong partnerships with staff, families, and community partners;
• Create a safe, welcoming environment that reflects and supports the racial and ethnic diversity of the student population and communities served;
• Support school and district initiatives to implement multi-tiered systems of support, restorative practices, and the guaranteed and viable curriculum;
• Participate in managing operational, technical, and school activities and staff to promote student growth.

Current Vacancies:
Grant High School
Metro Learning Center
Roseway Heights Middle School

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