Application to Become an Approved Principal Candidate

Land O Lakes, FL, US
Apr 07, 2021
Job Category
Administrator, Principal
Process to become an Approved Principal Candiate

Applicants must be approved as candidates in Pasco County Schools to be considered for assistant principal vacancies.

Internal Candidate-Required documentation:
An internal candidate must demonstrate at least three years of successful experience as an assistant principal (and currently be in this role), hold Educational Leadership on their Florida certificate and complete the PNPP application process listed below. A candidate who applies and is accepted to this program will become eligible to apply for principal positions (unless otherwise determined by superintendent staff) upon entry into the program. Successful completion of the yearlong PNPP program will complete the certification process.

The application window will be from Wednesday, April 7, 2021 through Wednesday, April 14, 2021.
All required documentation must be submitted before the job ad closes to be considered during the application window.

1) Complete the application in TalentEd and apply for the Preparing New Principals Program (PNPP) job ad for internal applicants. Upload the following items into your application under attachments:
  • Current resume including recent, relevant experiences
  • Three letters of reference, one from each of the following: current principal/supervisor, current staff member that you supervise/evaluate and colleague with a similar position
2) Create a presentation that exemplifies/demonstrates your core beliefs and skills as a school leader (be prepared to present this (live presentation) during the face-to-face interview).

3) Complete written leadership experiences (see additional information on application posted on OLL website).

4) Submit PNPP application and written leadership experiences to Vaughnette Chandler at by Wednesday, April 14, 2021.

After the initial application review, selected applicants will be scheduled for a face-to-face interview to present and complete a written simulation (approx. 3 hrs.). Interviews will be scheduled during the day on April 26 t.h , 27 th , 28 th , and 29 th