Medicine Hat Public School Division


Dr. Ken Sauer School

Position to begin for the 2023-2024 School Year

An opportunity exists for a dynamic, enthusiastic leader in the role of Principal at Dr. Ken Sauer School. We are seeking a principal to lead our staff of approximately 13 teachers and 12 support staff. This position will allow an individual to create an inspirational and creative work climate. A strong focus on students and their achievement, along with a passion for excellence are traits this leader will need to demonstrate. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong background in effective pedagogy and current assessment practices. The school is located in North East Crescent Heights and will offer programming for about 300 students from Kindergarten through to grade 6.

The successful candidate should have a strong background in the following:

Inquiry based learning

Cross-curricular integration

Outcomes based assessment and reporting practices

Implementation of new curriculum; foundational understanding of structured literacy and mathematical proficiency

Understanding of cooperative learning

Establishing partnerships with parent/guardians through intentional communication of learning,

Maintaining collaborative professional learning communities

Ability to work with other agencies

Ability to build an inclusive environment

Collaborative Response Model; demonstrates an ability to respond to appropriate data and embed progress monitoring routines

Employees who wish to be considered for this position should review Policy 508: Administrative Appointments and Administrative Procedures 508 P 001 and 508 P 002.

If you have any questions about Dr. Ken Sauer School or its culture or selection criteria/process please contact Mark Davidson at

Thank you for your interest in Medicine Hat Public School Division.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Medicine Hat Public School Division
Posting Date:
1/9/2023 1:07:35 PM
Medicine Hat, Alberta