Assistant Principal - Roaring Fork High School

Glenwood Springs, CO, US
Mar 30, 2021
Grade Level
High School
Position Type:
MidLev Certified Administration (APs etc)/Assistant Principal

Date Posted:

Roaring Fork High School

Assistant Principal - Roaring Fork High School

Carbondale, Colorado

The Roaring Fork School District is seeking applications for an experienced, self-directed, innovative leader to serve as the Assistant Principal for Roaring Fork High School starting the 2021-22 school year.

RFSD offers full district paid employee health benefits as well as voluntary vision, dental, and dependent coverage. Other benefits include: paid leave, CO PERA (pension plan) enrollment with district contribution, TSA options, Employee Assistance and Wellness Programs.

Pay range: $83,049 - $111,302 DOE

Start Date: July 1, 2021

Ideal candidates will demonstrate significant skill and experience in:
  • Implementing the vision, mission, values, expectations and goals of Roaring Fork High School

  • Creating trust and working collaboratively in a complex, multi-stakeholder environment

  • Developing and applying strategic plans, and employing data-driven analyses and decision-making

  • Identifying, promoting, and coaching effective instructional practices

  • Applying top-notch interpersonal skills, including public speaking, Spanish bilingual preferred

  • Recruiting, hiring, coaching, and evaluating a wide range of personnel

  • Leading a diverse school in the successful attainment of ambitious student achievement goals

  • Understanding trauma informed practices, equitable access to learning, and ways to close student achievement gaps

  • Creating an atmosphere that reflects student ownership of academic and character development

  • Participating as a team member while leading experience with facilitating groups.

  • Understanding and leading the student success processes (RtI, MTSS, Responsive Services)

Candidates should have experience as an educator in a high school, as well as leadership experience. Requires the ability to obtain and maintain an appropriate license through CDE for the position of Assistant Principal.

With 13 schools and 5,600 students, the Roaring Fork School District is located in the culturally vibrant and naturally stunning Roaring Fork Valley serving the communities of Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, and Basalt. The Roaring Fork Schools believe that teachers are our most important asset, and our teachers enjoy a true teacher voice in decision-making; clear and collaborative leadership; small class sizes (average - 21); a highly competitive and progressive salary schedule; access to our affordable housing program; and a culture of self-care and well-being. We believe diversity is a strength, and our staff makes a real difference for our students who come from different ethnicities, cultures, and socio-economic backgrounds.