Middle School Principal

Job | Posted 6 days ago


POSITION:              Principal
LOCATION:             Elm Street Middle School
WORK YEAR:         260 days; July 1 - June 30
STARTING:            ASAP
SALARY RANGE:   $95,500 to $107,300

The Nashua School District is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic educational leader for Elm Street  Middle School.  The successful candidate  will have the interpersonal and instructional leadership skills necessary to promote increased student achievement through a commitment to continuous improvement, educational innovation, and student-centered learning environments. 

Candidates must hold NH Principal certification or eligibility with a minimum of five years successful experience teaching in secondary  education with a firm grasp of secondary curriculum, the principles and practices of middle schools;  and administrative/leadership role experience that was conducive to a positive learning environment for students and staff. 
Candidates must have the ability to plan and manage daily school operations; provide instructional leadership; foster team collaboration, differentiated instruction and positive school – community relationships; and effectively develop, supervise and evaluate faculty and staff.  Qualities sought include excellent verbal and written communication skills, use of technology, desire to maintain high visibility with active involvement in the school community, ability to plan effectively and a clear commitment to meeting the needs of all students.
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:  The principal serves as chief administrator for the school, and is responsible for implementing and managing the policies, standards, requirements and procedures of the district and the state of New Hampshire. The principal works collaboratively with all members of the school staff to establish safe, positive environments conducive to learning, and communicates effectively with parents and members of the community. The principal also serves as the educational leader for the school, establishing and implementing an educational vision to support continuous improvement in teaching and educational outcomes for students. 
Applicants should apply online at www.nashua.edu and include your cover letter, resume, copies of official transcripts, three letters of recommendation and a copy of your certification.  Applications that are not submitted or complete with the afore-mentioned materials will not be considered.
The Nashua Board of Education reaffirms its position of compliance with applicable State and Federal laws of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information and age in admission to, access to, treatment in or employment in the services, programs and activities of the Nashua School District.


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Nashua, NH School District (SAU No. 42)

141 Ledge Street, Nashua, NH 03060
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $16,146

% ELL Students


State Average: 2%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 12.35

% IEP Students


State Average: 16%



State Average: 104