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Assistant Principal

Home Careers Assistant Principal
Submitted: January 11
Closing: March 11


Chia Lee


Location HOPE Community Academy
720 Payne Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55130
Categories Administrative, Licensed
Work Commitment Full-Time
To Apply

To apply for this job, please contact the person listed.

Job Description

Job Summary: To plan, organize and implement an appropriate learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential base on HOPE’s instructional curriculum for students. Work is performed under the supervision of the principal.

Primary duties:

- Anticipate the needs of students, staff, and parents and guide the educational experience to ensure an engaging, relevant, and dynamic learning environment.
- Implement policies & procedures that align with District, State, and Federal requirements
- Oversee a Data Management Process that engages staff members
- Establish procedures for monitoring and regulating processes, tasks or activities of subordinates, and job activities to accomplish strategic objectives
- Identify ways to elicit support for change and establish stability during change processes to expand organizational capacity
- Engage and participate in professional development, lifelong learning, and annual goal setting processes
- Facilitate gathering data to make informed decisions
- Maintain current knowledge of appropriate financial systems and manage them accordingly
- Prioritize financial allocations according to needs and collaborate with site teams to develop budgets that reflect agreed goals and meets strategic learning objectives


- Minnesota Elementary/Secondary School Principal's License
- Previous experience in administration, internship or other leadership roles is preferred
- Previous experience with Hmong language and culture, leadership and development preferred
- Experienced leading elementary instruction; specifically, the five pillars of reading.
- Experienced leading distance learning
- Experience and knowledge of ELD and Reading
- Experience with curriculum and instructional development

Institution Description

HOPE Community Academy is an accredited, public co-educational charter school comprised of primary, intermediate, and middle school levels. The entire school community seeks to provide a safe and trusting learning environment where each student is valued and challenged to grow academically, socially, emotionally, and physically.

The mission of HOPE Community Academy is to educate all students to the highest levels of academic and social standards with a focus on Hmong language and culture.

As a vital part of the total learning community, HOPE Community Academy is called to educate students in an atmosphere enriched by shared Hmong and American values . . . peace, justice, and respect for one another. The school recognizes that a child’s healthy development is dependent upon learning and living out those values.

Application Instructions/Comments

Please submit resume to Dr. Chai Lee (Principal) at

To apply for this job, please contact the person listed.

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