Principal - Cheltenham Township SD
Position: Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Principal (Elementary) - Posting #807
Job Location: Cheltenham School District
Beginning: Jan 03, 2019
Deadline: Jan 25, 2019**
District: Cheltenham Township SD
Elkins Park, PA 19027
Telephone: 215-881-6344
Job Description:
Position Vacancy                                                         1.3.19
Cheltenham School District announces the following CASSA position:
Position: Principal - Elementary K-4
Classification: CASSA - Act 93 Administrator
Schedule: Year-round, 12-month position
Certification: PA Elementary Principal K-6 or K-12 Principal; instructional certificate in an Elementary Education area preferred.
Position OverviewThe Cheltenham School District is looking for an innovative building administrator to be responsible for the total operation and curriculum of the school. The incumbent in this position performs the administrative functions specified by school law, board policy and directives set forth by the Director of Education, Assistant Superintendent and Superintendent. The incumbent is expected to have an understanding of special education and instructional practices necessary to improve the educational outcomes for all students. The duties shall also include maintaining a safe and positive school climate for students, teachers, and all auxiliary support staff and volunteers.
  • Pennsylvania Elementary Principal K-6 or K-12 Principal certificate with Masters’ degree.
  • Demonstrated curriculum and staff leader with experience in teaching and leading both primary and intermediate grades.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all administrators and the management team, the Board of School Directors, parents, students, professional staff and the community.
  • Experience with project based learning preferred.
  • Current acceptable Act 34, Act 114 and Act 151 clearances; satisfactory pre-employment compliance per law.
All applicants: Must complete the on-line application to be considered for this position, which is located under Employment Opportunities at
External candidates: If hired, you will be required to provide Acts 34, 114, and 151 clearances and other mandatory employment forms.
Deadline to apply is 1.25.19
                                 CHELTENHAM SCHOOL DISTRICT
                       2000 ASHBOURNE ROAD, ELKINS PARK, PA 19027

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.