Assistant Principal- Elementary

Job | Posted 4 days ago
Position Areas
Public School


Position Summary:


The position is responsible for assisting the school principals in the leadership, coordination, supervision and management of the school program and operation.



  • Master’s degree in education administration (minimum) from an accredited college or university

  • Virginia Department of Education Postgraduate Professional License for School Administration, valid out-of-state license, or immediate eligibility for Virginia licensure

  • Considerable administrative and teaching experience (preferably at the elementary level)

  • Ability to establish effective working relationships within a diverse student, parent and school community

  • Knowledge of the Virginia SOLs and the statewide testing program 

  • Ability to prepare written evaluations and other reports as required by federal, state and local guidelines

  • Ability to direct the work of others



  • 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 School Board; meeting and conferring with students, parents, faculty and staff; maintaining records and files; preparing reports. 

  • Assist the principal in the overall administration of the school; interpret and enforce school and school division policies and regulations. 

  • Support the principal in the collaborative development, implementation, and ongoing refinement of the school’s Plan for Continuous Improvement.  

  • Assist the principal in monitoring compliance with federal, state, and local mandates and guidelines related to local and state testing programs and the local special education program.  

  • Serve as principal in the absence of the regular principal.    

  • Assist in the reporting and monitoring of student attendance.  

  • Assist in maintaining discipline throughout the student body.

  • Maintain and model high standards of professionalism.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the school administrator.


Physical Requirements:      Average amount of climbing, bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, and repetitive motions required.

Posted By

King And Queen County Public Schools

PO Box 97 242 Allens Circle, King and Queen Courthouse, VA 23085

At the following locations

Lawson Marriott Elementary School

1599 Newtown Road , St. Stephens Church, VA 23148