THE SEARCH Bend-La Pine Schools welcomes applications of qualified persons interested in the position of principal at the new Bend High School. Selection procedures may include: team interview, presentation to the community, and an individual task. The district may conduct a visit to the current job site of the top candidate prior to offering the job.
Qualified applicants should apply online and should include:
Letter of application
Current resume, including email address
Three current letters of recommendation; including names, titles, addresses, home and office phone numbers
Any other supporting materials
238 day contract
Family medical, dental and vision insurance
Term life and long-term disability insurance
Professional development program and tuition reimbursement
Salary estimate based on 2018-19 schedule: $117,776 - $125,455
Bend-La Pine Schools, unlike many districts, currently pays the employee’s portion of PERS bringing the comparable total compensation to a range of $124,842 - $132,982
Position closes: February 25, 2019
Interviews: March 11, 2019
Projected start date: July 1, 2019
ABOUT THE NEW HIGH SCHOOL Our newest High School is one of five Bend - La Pine School District comprehensive high schools serving students in grades nine through twelve. The mission of our new High School is to prepare each student with the knowledge, skills, confidence, and personal integrity to be a thriving citizen in an ever-changing, global society by assuring the highest quality education that honors unique talents and individual accomplishments.
THE COMMUNITY Bend-La Pine Schools is located in Deschutes County in the heart of Oregon and serves one of the fastest growing communities in the state. Bend-La Pine Schools is the fifth largest school district in Oregon and includes 34 schools serving more than 18,500 students. Our schools are dedicated to excellence and aim to serve every child. Bend-La Pine Schools has enjoyed exceptional community support. The community voted overwhelmingly to approve a construction bond in May, 2017 to build a new high school, a new elementary school and more than 150 other construction projects throughout the district. Nestled at the base of the Cascade Mountain Range, Bend-La Pine Schools borders pine forests and the High Desert. The breathtaking scenery, abundant year-round outdoor recreational activities and many points of interest make this a destination for many visitors. From its agricultural and forest product roots, the Bend community has grown into the commerce, medical, educational and cultural center for the region. It is home to Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, St. Charles Medical Center, Central Oregon Community College and Oregon State University - Cascades Campus.
Hold or qualify for appropriate Oregon administrative license
Record of increasingly responsible positions in education
Demonstrated ability to lead relationally in a manner that builds culture
Successful teaching and leadership experience at the high school level
Ability to lead school improvement efforts that produce high achievement results and college and career readiness, with special focus on underserved student populations
Strong communication skills, with a special focus on being an exceptional listener, that establish positive, collaborative working relationships with and among students, staff, parents in a diverse school community
Demonstrated success in developing practices that support individual student social-emotional needs and systems that promote school-wide support and care for students beyond their academic pursuits
Effective management of school operations to support teaching and learning
Expert generator of buy-in from a variety of teams
Additional Salary Information: Bend-La Pine Schools, unlike many districts, currently pays the employee’s portion of PERS bringing the comparable total compensation to a range of $124,842 - $132,982
Internal Number: PS107636
About Bend-La Pine Schools
Welcome to Bend-La Pine Schools Human Resources Department. We are always looking for great people who want to make a difference in the lives of our students. Our goal is to support our staff so that they can focus on our top priority: students. If you have any questions about employment opportunities or if we can offer any assistance, please give us a call.