Cole Co. R-1 Schools

The Cole County R-1 School District, Russellville is accepting applicants for the position of Assistant Elementary (K-8) Principal. The district is seeking an individual with effective leadership skills that can assist in leading a highly successful elementary/middle school with a track record of high achievement. The assistant principal duties will include great communication skills, evaluations and supervision of teachers, (NEE), assisting coordinating activities and maintaining a learning environment that is conducive to learning, assist supervision monitoring the day to day school operations by acting with integrity while consistently enforcing school policy and procedures, and providing input, ideas for students with behavioral problems. The candidate must have a master’s degree with an elementary or secondary administrator certificate and hold or able to obtain a valid Missouri certificate. Familiarity with the Professional Learning Community model and demonstrated experience with successful leadership is preferred. The Cole County R-1 School District is a Professional Learning Community and operates in a highly collaborative atmosphere focused on highly effective teaching practices with high expectations for staff and students. Preference will also be given to those individuals familiar and experience with student behavioral problems.   Applicants should follow the application process that can be found on the Cole County  R-1 Schools Website (http://www.cole.k12.mo.us/) under District, then Employment Opportunities drop down tab. Questions about the position should be directed to Perry Gorrell, Superintendent at 573 782-3534 or pgorrell@coler1indians.org. Cole Co. R-1 Schools is an equal opportunity employer. The Cole County R-1 School District considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or disability. If you have a disability or handicap which may require accommodations for you to participate in our application process (including filling out this form, interviewing or any other pre-employment procedure or requirement), please make us aware of any accommodations you feel are necessary. If you have any inquiries, complaints or concerns about any pre-employment procedure or requirement, including completing this application, or about the District policy of non-discrimination, you may contact the Superintendent at 573-782-3534.The position will remain open until filled.

All Applicants must go the schools website to download an application. To complete the application process, please mail the following items to:

Cole R-1 School District

Office of the Superintendent

13600 Rt C

Russellville, MO 65074

1. an unofficial copy of your latest transcript(s). An official copy will be required if you are employed

2. a copy of your MO teaching certificate or verification of eligibility for a MO teaching certificate

4. three (3) letters of recommendation

5. a copy of your resume