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Principal, North Salem High School

Salem-Keizer School District

Salem-Keizer Public Schools is seeking an outstanding leader for High School Principal at North Salem High School. This position begins July 1, 2020.


The primary function of the High School Principal is to direct and administer all school operations and activities, including instructional programs, support services, facility and ground operations, maintenance, student activities, agency collaboration, contacts and community relations activities.

Desirable Qualifications:

The District is searching for a strong leader with experience as a secondary level principal. Candidates must have:

Demonstrated knowledge and expertise in instruction, observation, and supervision
Ability to form bonds with the community and business sector
Strong, positive, proven leadership skills
Demonstrated positive interpersonal relations skills
Successful experience in building and maintaining community/business partnerships and community college connections
Leadership experience in the career-technical field(s) of study
Vision for education in the 21st century
Knowledge of best practices and instructional strategies
Vision/experience in use of technology for school management and instruction/learning
Knowledge of Oregon State standards/assessment and benchmark requirements
Knowledge of master scheduling models
Experience in both high school administration and teaching
Experience as a successful high school principal preferred
Experience with co-curricular activities
Experience/knowledge of school construction projects
Demonstrated ability to manage budgets and optimize resources
Ability to work positively with diverse populations
Creative problem-solving skills

Minimum Requirements:

Master's degree
Two years administrative experience
Valid Oregon Administrator license

Start Date: July 1, 2020

Deadline: Open until filled

Salary and Benefits:

$112,712 - $134,491
260 day contract with 20 vacation days and 10 paid holidays

Application Process:

Administrative candidates must submit a complete online application, including a current resume, letter of interest, three letters of recommendation, one from the immediate supervisor is preferred, and a response to all district background and veteran questions.

Salem-Keizer Public Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.