TITLE: Principal


HongDe Elementary School is seeking Principal with BC-certified teaching professionals. The School is a not-for profit K-7 Independent Bilingual school, and the school offers Chinese (mandarin) program. The purpose of the school is to provide programs to learn about traditional Chinese and western culture values in addition to promoting virtues, or character strengths, considered important for society. Campus location is Yaletown Downtown Vancouver.

The Principal shall:

Establish and promote high standards and expectations for all students and staff for academic performance and behavioral deportment;

Oversees the effective running of the school;

Ensure a quality instructional program is implemented, including teachers’ course overviews, daily lesson planning, classroom practice and student assessment and reporting;

Maintain an educational program that meets BC Ministry of Education requirements.

Establish the annual master schedule for instructional programs, ensuring sequential learning experiences for students consistent with the School’s philosophy, mission statement and desired School and provincial learning outcomes;

Oversees the program of admissions of new students to the school.

Oversee teachers’ assessment of students and methods used to ensure that desired learning outcomes are being attained and that appropriate reporting to parents and Ministry of Education transcripts, etc. is achieved;

Supervise the instructional programs of the school, to encourage the use of a variety of instructional strategies and materials consistent with research on learning and sound educational practice;

Implement a system of meaningful teacher assessment and professional growth planning, including regular classroom visitations and follow-up. Keep the Board advised of employees not meeting their contractual obligations or desired performance standards;

Implement a plan of on-going, meaningful professional development for teachers;

Establish procedures for evaluation and selection of instructional materials and equipment, and for approving recommendations;

Purchasing educational resources as prioritized within budget allotment;

Supervise the development and implementation of extracurricular program and activities.

HOW TO APPLY: Please apply by sending your cover letter and detailed resume to hiring@hongdeschool.ca. We thank all interested parties. We regret that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information, please visit our website at http://www.hongdeschool.ca/

Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
HongDe Elementary School
Posting Date:
11/2/2021 8:00:00 PM
Vancouver, British Columbia