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Albany Herald


April 18, 2022

POSITION: Assistant Principal

LOCATION: Various Locations


The Assistant Principal is a member of the school leadership team and supports the Principal in providing the instructional and organizational leadership. The Assistant Principal also works with others to execute a school improvement plan and allocates resources to continually improve student achievement. In addition, this individual serves as the school’s advocate and works with all stakeholders to create a common vision for the school that best positions the school for success and engages students and their community.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s Degree in Education is required; higher degree is preferred; Must hold or be eligible for the appropriate Georgia Leadership Certification in the area of Educational Leadership; Five years of progressively responsible experience in education as a classroom teacher, counselor, instructional coach or other certified position; Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent and the Board may find appropriate. SKILLS and ABILITIES: Ability to work with and serve as a liaison with various constituencies; Ability to relate to a wide variety of people and to observe, listen, and provide leadership which results in the best possible teaching and learning atmosphere; Strong decision-making ability, problem-solving skills, proven performance and resource management skills; Ability to effectively lead, organize, and direct the work of others; Ability to relate to a wide variety of people and to observe, listen and provide leadership which results in the best possible work environment; Ability to develop implement, monitor, and evaluate program goals and initiatives; Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; Ability to exercise strict confidence in handling sensitive information; Excellent communication skills both written and verbal. PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES: Assumes responsibility in the absence of the principal; assists in the enforcement of policies concerning student discipline and attendance; Assists with safeguarding the health, safety and welfare of students, while fostering an engaging learning environment; Keeps the principal apprised of activities, situations, and developments that affect the school operation; Assists in building a talented instructional team; Assists in the supervision, observation and evaluation of staff; Assists with the organization and implementation of staff development; Assists with directing and improving curriculum and instruction; Conducts faculty meetings when requested by the Principal; Assists in the enforcement of policies concerning student discipline and attendance; Supervises student activities, assemblies and other activities; Assists in organizing student activities; Assists with the supervision of student orientation, registration, and scheduling; Supervises textbook and equipment inventory as assigned by the Principal; Assists with the administration and supervision of the total school program in accordance with applicable regulations; Assists with the maintenance and operations of the school facility; Performs other duties as assigned.
REPORTS TO: Principal

SALARY RANGE: Competitive salary and excellent benefits package, in accordance with the DCSS Compensation Guide.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applicants will begin on April 29, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.


The System reserves the right to waive any qualifications or other provisions of this advertisement by statute or regulations.
Dougherty County School System uses the Applitrack system from Aspex Solutions to manage employment applications online.

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The Dougherty County School System is a leading catalyst and advocate for public education in Southwest Georgia. It's the largest school system in the second congressional district. The school district has 21 schools (14 elementary, 4 middle and 3 high schools), five learning centers and the Commodore Conyers College & Career Academy. All schools are accredited by Cognia. The DCSS offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Dougherty County is recognized for its quail and duck hunting, fishing, the Flint River and many cypress swamps. The County has a population of approximately 90,000. Our County has two institutions of higher education, Albany State University and Albany Technical College. Notable points of interests include the Albany Museum of Art, the Flint RiverQuarium, the Albany Civil Rights Institute, the Parks at Chehaw, Radium Springs Gardens, and Thronateeska Heritage Center, which includes the Museum of History, Wetherbee Planetarium, and the Science Discovery Center. Dougherty County is a short drive to Atlanta, the Georgia coast, as well as the Florida Gulf Coast beaches.

Important Note This document provides descriptive information about the above The Dougherty County School System position. Work actually performed by incumbents in this position may vary. Although this document may be used for recruiting, staffing, or career planning, the information contained herein should only be used as a guideline or recommendation for the content of and qualifications for this position. The Dougherty County School System reserves the right to make changes to this document as deemed necessary without providing advance written notice.

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