Administrator, K-12 Principal (January 2021)
K-12 Principal Job Description
International Christian School Uijeongbu (ICS-Uijeongbu or ICS-U) is located in the sports complex district of Gyeonggi province and the city of Uijeongbu. The school is adjacent to a 28,000 seat soccer stadium. ICS-U is a Kindergarten through Grade Twelve American education program serving the international community of Dongduchon, Ilsan, North Seoul, Uijeongbu, and Yangju.
ICS-Uijeongbu believes that education is the pursuit of truth in the context that Jesus Christ is the absolute truth. ICS-Uijeongbu follows the American school year with 180 instructional days. American and Korean holidays are observed, including a three-week Christmas and Lunar New Year break, and a week-long Spring Break giving staff and students needed breaks in the routine. School runs from the first week of August to the first week of June. ICS-U has the reputation of being a close-knit family atmosphere, with well-mannered students and supportive parents. God has truly blessed ICS-U!
Create and maintain a positive learning environment, supporting every student and professional educator for maximum results. Enhancing student learning and staff development while achieving school wide curricular goals within the framework of the school’s philosophy.
- Provide Spiritual Leadership to staff and students.
- Provide Instructional Leadership, ensuring academic goals of the school are met.
- Develop and facilitate leadership capacity among staff and students
- Manage school operations and resources in collaboration with the Director and the Field Leadership Team
- Work with the Field Leadership Team to develop an inclusive school community with Christ as the center.
- Work with the school team for accreditation goals.
- Foster effective relationships with parents and the school Community.
The candidate must possess:
- Current state or provincial issued certification
- Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership
- At least 2-3 years of experience in a preparatory role