Chester-Upland School District

Assistant Principal (321)

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Job Details

TitleAssistant Principal
Posting ID321

Chester Upland School District is in a historic period of change. We are uniquely poised to re- focus and transform into a student-focused district where each child is ensured the academic and personal skills to succeed in the college or career of their choice.


The senior leadership team is building a talented and committed team to ensure all students are prepared to graduate Chester Upland schools career and college ready!



The assistant principal in coordination with the principal will be responsible for the following: student scheduling, instructional evaluation of teachers, maintenance of student attendance records, completion of building level reports, providing recommendations for instructional improvement and supervise activities and athletic programs at the building level.



  • Receipt of a completed application, resume and cover letter
  • A minimum of three current written letters of reference from previous or current directors, principal, and supervisors
  • Personal interview



Qualified candidates must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Master’s degree in educational administration or curriculum and instruction preferred
  • Two or more years of experience in classroom teaching in public schools
  • Two or more years of leadership experience in current or former position
  • Possession of a valid Pennsylvania Certification in the area of Administrative I
  • The following are required:
    • PA Criminal clearances
    • PA Child Abuse clearances
    • FBI clearances
    • Physical including TB Test
  • Proof of U. S. citizenship or legal resident alien status 


We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.




  • Proficient understanding of curriculum and instruction
  • Ability to evaluate instructional program and teaching effectiveness
  • Ability to manage budget and personnel
  • Calm and patient demeanor with students and others
  • Ability to research, develop and facilitate the implementation of new programs.
  • Excellent organization, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Capacity to supervise others in a fashion which leads to quality performance in a team atmosphere
  • Demonstrate zest for learning
  • Ability to analyze data for the purpose of decision making and planning
  • Ability to model classroom instruction


 Chester Upland School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary RangeChester Upland Contract Salary Guide
LocationDistrict Wide

Applications Accepted

Start Date11/11/2019
End Date01/07/2020