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Elementary School Principal

Hillsboro School District 1J
Closing date: 
Sunday, March 19, 2023

Please note all interested applicants must apply online at please follow link to apply.

Elementary School Principal | Jackson Elementary | 235-day Contract | Start Date: 07/01/2023

Tentative Interview Dates:
Initial Interview - March 21st
Round 1 Interview - March 23rd
Round 2 Interview - After Spring Break

General Duties:
The principal is the administrative leader of the school, and as such assumes full responsibility for all aspects of the school program. The principal will use necessary leadership, supervisory and administrative skills so as to promote the educational development of each student to his/her fullest potential. Use of independent judgment and decision-making is required in matters not having established rules, regulations or policies. The principal is responsible directly to the Executive Director of Schools.

Essential Requirements:
A valid State of Oregon Administrative License appropriate for the position
A Master’s Degree with preferred emphasis in Education
A minimum of five years teaching experience at the elementary level
Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate for the specific school assignment
The ability to follow oral and written instructions
The ability to effectively work, support, and communicate with students, parents, and school personnel from diverse cultures and/or backgrounds
The ability to work harmoniously with others
Proficient oral and written communication skills in English
Proficient in the use of computer and Internet based applications, including but not limited to email and systems applications
The ability to learn new automated systems as they are brought online by the District
Elementary teaching and leadership experience preferred
Equity focused - invested in diversity and inclusion
Create a vision that includes students, staff and families