High School Assistant Principal

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Depends on experience




New York
United States


Northside Charter High School is a public charter school located in the North Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, and provides students in grades 9-12 with an education that results in mastery of the New York State Learning Standards, high school graduation, and acceptance to colleges and universities of choice by all students.

Northside Charter High School is in search of an Assistant Principal

Essential Job Functions:

The Assistant Principal, under the direction of the Principal, implements and enforces school board policies, administrative rules and regulations. In the absence of the Principal, the Assistant Principal shall assume the duties and responsibilities of the Principal.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for data and assessment:

        Selection of appropriate assessment tools in line with best practice;

        Scheduling assessments across disciplines and ensuring their fidelity to standards;

        Curating resulting data and presenting findings to the Administration which then would be shared with  the Board; and

         Coaching teachers to use the aggregate data in their instructional practice through the Department Coordinators. 

  • Work with Principal to plan and implement relevant Professional Development
  • Work with and assist faculty in the development of effective classroom discipline and organization
  • Maintain an effective and safe school environment
  • Conduct informal and formal teacher observations
  • Assist in completion of mid-year and end of the year evaluations
  • Review Weekly Snapshots and other lesson planning documentation
  • Assist in the selection and mentoring of staff
  • National Honor Society liaison
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Holds current NYS School Building Leader Certification or obtainable within 6 months
  • Masters degree in Education, Administration/Management, or other relevant area
  • NYSED Fingerprint Clearance
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, MS Word, and Outlook, including experience using them in a professional capacity
  • 5+ years teaching experience with effective classroom, preferably in an urban or charter school setting

Characteristics and Skills:

  • Team player
  • Data Driven
  • Ability to help implement school-wide procedures and policies to drive student and faculty performance
  • Strong background in Mathematics preferred
  • Energetic and inspired to actively engage with students within the framework of our school day.
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent writing and grammar skills
  • Demonstrated leadership skills


Full benefits package

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish is a plus

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply


Cover letter and resume required.

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