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School Principal

Fort Wayne, IndianaFull-time
About the Job
School Principal needed at Crossroad Academy.

Responsibilities:
  • This person is responsible for providing a comprehensive program of educational services utilizing all agency and community resources to meet the individual and collective needs of emotionally troubled students.
  • In keeping with the mission of the agency, this person ensures an atmosphere of student advocacy conducive to positive development and overall growth of the students.
  • In doing so, the incumbent acts consistently with the policies, philosophy, and procedures of the agency.
  • S/He is responsible for the hiring, orientation, training, supervision, evaluation, discipline, and scheduling and approval of time off for Education staff members.
  • Professional judgment, discretion, and integrity are utilized in contacts with students, staff, and the community.
  • S/He works cooperatively with the other agency supervisory and management staff.
  • The person in this position will have direct contact on a regular and continuing basis with children.  

Position Requirements:
  • Completion of a Master’s Degree in Education at an accredited college or university; a Master’s Degree in Special Education or School Administration is preferred.
  • Administrator’s License is preferred.
  • Five-years classroom teaching experience, preferably in the area of Special Education.
  • Experience in developing and implementing individual education planning.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience in supervision and administration or a combination of education and experience to meet the qualifications of the position.
  • Valid driver’s license necessary.

Benefits Include:
  • Health, dental insurance.
  • 401k match up to 5% of salary.
  • Life Insurance.
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Tuition Reimbursement.
  • Hiring bonus paid after 90 days of employment.
About Crossroad Child & Family Services

Crossroad is a nonprofit treatment provider for emotionally troubled children and their families. Behind that simple description is a long list of therapy, education, and family support services provided both to children who live on our campus and to those we work with in the community. Crossroad's mission is to create promising futures for children in difficult circumstances by providing therapy, education, and family support services.