Assistant Principal

Jesuit Academy - Omaha



Name of Facility: Jesuit Academy
2311 N 22nd Street
Omaha, Nebraska

Submitted By

Name: Kristy Kunkel

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Performance Responsibilities:

● Assist the principal in developing and maintaining an effective educational program consistent with State and Federal guidelines and the philosophy, policies and goals of the Governing Board; meeting and conferring with scholars, parents, team members, maintaining records and files; preparing reports
● Instructional and Curriculum Coach
● Assists in the planning and implementation of a systematic method of supervising the instructional program through the use of courageous conversations, data walks, observations, documentations, and instructional coaching conferences
● Assist teachers in curriculum evaluating methods, alignment of reading, math and science instruction (scope and sequence grades 4-8) materials, effective learning plans and classroom management techniques via self-reflection, collaboration and effective feedback.
● Create and implement a school wide systemic approach to school wide discipline practices that eradicate the school to prison pipeline enforcing direct instruction on restoration where all stakeholders focus on holding themselves accountable for social/emotional growth, self-regulation and empathy
● Develop and Implement an effective lesson plan structure that supports best instructional practice
● Develop and implement a standards based grading practice school-wide
● Assist the principal in planning and implementing an annual professional development/growth program for teachers and school team
● Review, Analyze and disaggregate staff/student data to inform instruction

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Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

● Supporting and upholding the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
● Supporting and adhering to the Code of Conduct and policies and procedures of the school and Diocese
● A demonstrated philosophy that all students can and will learn
● Excellent attendance record
● Excellent communication skills oral and written
● Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Best Instructional Practices
● Positive interpersonal skills
● Evidence of the willingness and the ability to comply with the standards for ethical and professional performance established by the State Board of Education
● This individual will exhibit skills pertinent to foster positive human relationships and the ability to work effectively with students, staff, parents and the community
● Willingness and demonstrated abilities conducive to a continuous quest for quality education
● Attending and participating in Faculty Meetings, Diocesan Meetings, Professional Development Days, Faculty Committees, etc.

Application Instructions

Interested parties who possess a current teaching certificate or who have successfully completed all requirements to be eligible for a teaching certificate should send all inquiries to the attention of Glenn Mitchell, Principal, at or (402) 346-4464.