Posted: 24 Feb 2021
Seeking Candidates for Founding Principal of Mingo Creek Academy (MCA), Georgetown County, South Carolina
JOB STATUS: OPEN EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY
CLOSING DATE: When the position is filled
LOCATION: Georgetown County, SC
POSITION TITLE: MCA PRINCIPAL - Full Time
REPORTS TO: Board of Directors
Flexible; however, seeking a candidate to provide immediate collaboration and input on planning and hiring as we progress toward launch in the Fall of 2021.
Opening Date for MCA
MCA will open as a pre-kindergarten school of excellence in the fall of 2021.
The Board of Directors invites qualified candidates to submit a resume for consideration for the Principalship of Mingo Creek Academy (MCA). MCA seeks a visionary founding principal for a new school of excellence for children in Georgetown County, South Carolina.
MCA is a non-profit, privately-funded organization occupying a pristine, functional, 11-acre campus in a rural setting in Georgetown County, South Carolina. The MCA leadership team is composed of a 15-member volunteer board of directors.
MCA’s mission is to improve the lives of underserved children in Georgetown County. This mission is accomplished by providing a culture of high expectations, academic excellence, and social inclusion.
Basic Beliefs to Ensure MCA Success Include:
This foundation for excellence in early childhood education provides MCA students an opportunity to become productive citizens in a global environment.
Synopsis of Principal Role
The principal will set the tone for the school. She/he serves as the chief ambassador of a MCA vision for academic expectations, leading to high student achievement. Based on research, MCA believes that the key to student achievement is early intervention, which provides educational and social experiences that build a solid base for future educational success. To this end, the Principal will implement the MCA beliefs, core values, and mission through effective leadership and management of the school’s students, staff, and community partners. The Principal’s collaboration with the MCA leadership team will result in an instructional program and school environment that prepares every student for success through their formal education and beyond as productive citizens in a global community.
The successful candidate has the unique opportunity to lead a partnership that shapes the future direction and operation of MCA and the students it serves. The successful candidate will serve as a key architect of future grade expansion based on MCA’s vision. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
To create a school/community-at-large culture of high expectations of academic achievement and social and emotional growth, which includes:
Family and Community Engagement
Education, Training and/or Experience
Education Requirements Include:
Preferred Experiences Include, But Are Not Limited To:
This job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, or skills required for the position and is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice, predicated on the needs of MCA.
Applicants considered for employment must successfully complete the following background investigations/tests:
Mingo Creek Academy assures Equal Employment Opportunities for employees as required by Federal and State Orders and Laws. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential tasks. This job description is intended to accurately reflect the position's activities and requirements. However, the administration reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and assign other duties as necessary. It is not intended to be and should not be construed as an all-inclusive list of all the responsibilities, skills, or working conditions associated with the position and does not imply an employment contract.
Salary and benefits will be competitive and commensurate with experience. We are happy to talk with qualified candidates regarding the compensation package.
Please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org