Job Description

Openings as of 3/22/2019

  • Position Type:
    Administration/Assistant Principal

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    250-Centennial Middle

  • Closing Date:



    BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to create challenging, meaningful, and engaging learning opportunities so that all children thrive and are prepared for successful, civically engaged lives. Our comprehensive and innovative approach to education ensures that each student meets expectations relative to intellectual growth, physical development and social emotional well-being. The district covers approximately 500 square miles and serves the communities of Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill. Website: BVSD.

    Centennial Middle School is a place where “everyone belongs.” Centennial provides an academic program for students that focuses on excellence within a caring and nurturing environment. Centennial is a neighborhood school with a veteran teaching staff, an accomplished instructional program that teaches to BVSD Content Standards, and has a broad exploratory elective program. Centennial offers students a high degree of personalized attention in a motivating setting supported by our weekly “R2ISE” time. Our staff believes in a school that offers student centered, relevant and engaging curriculum, with high expectations grounded in making meaningful connections with kids. We provide talented and gifted, at-risk, special education and emerging bilingual services. A variety of innovative teaching strategies and best instructional practices with numerous curricular choices are provided in an atmosphere of respect, responsibility, integrity, safety and empathy. Website: Centennial Middle School

    Provide collaborative leadership in the following areas:
    -Continuous school improvement aligned with the District Strategic Plan and State Accreditation
    -Purposeful and inclusive curriculum and instructional strategies that are school-wide and focused both academic achievement and growth for all levels of learners.
    -Ongoing assessment of school progress and student growth
    -Job-embedded and discipline-based professional development
    -Commitment to shared decision making in a spirit of collaboration
    -School climate development that fosters a just and equitable environment
    -Supervise, and evaluate staff members
    -Provide a safe and secure educational environment
    -Support a restorative justice based discipline system that works to support changes in behavior


    -Possess (or application submitted to Colorado Department of Education) a Colorado Principal License at time of hire
    -Completed and submitted BVSD online application

    -Understanding of English Language Learners and appropriate programming for students and their families
    -Experience in teaching, supervision and educational leadership
    -Experience with data-driven school improvement processes that result in high academic achievement and growth for all and elimination of achievement gaps
    -Knowledge of student assessment and data analysis for continuous improvement
    -Current knowledge of effective instructional practices that are student centered
    -Strong planning, organization, motivation, management, supervision and evaluation skills
    -Strong written and verbal communication skills with internal and external audiences
    -Demonstrated skills in facilitation, problem solving, and conflict management

    Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check.

    SALARY: Range 10: $82,742- $124,114 (2018-19 salary schedule – based on experience); excellent benefit package. Website: BVSD Benefits.

    EFFECTIVE DATE: Beginning of 2019-20 school year (estimated to be July 22, 2019)

    APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed through April 5, 2019.

    INTERVIEWS HELD: Formal interviews will be held the week of April 15, 2019 and will include building and central administration interviews.

    The following documents must be completed before an application can be considered:
    -District online application - BVSD Jobs

    Application Must Include:
    -Reference Section-Three (3) professional letters of reference with phone numbers
    -Supplemental Materials Section-Letter of Interest outlining skills and abilities
    -Current Resume
    -University Transcripts
    -Copy of Colorado Principal license or CDE Receipt confirming application

    Boulder Valley School District is accepting completed, online applications only.

    The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD Legal Counsel - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights -

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