Friday, March 23, 2018
Jenison International Academy
Position Details: 

Posted 3/12/18– Expires 3/23/18



Schedule:  Contract begins July 1, 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year; 220 days


Annual Compensation:  Administrative salary based on background/experience; full benefit package


JIA is looking for an individual to join an innovative and growing team of educators, leading in the capacity of Principal for grades 9-12 as well as Director for a new specialized program called the University & Technology Center (U-TECH).  JIA is a K-12 blended and online school within Jenison Public. 



• Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction, or related major

• Meet qualifications for Michigan Administrative Certification 

• Successful administrative, supervisory, or leadership experience 

• Successful teaching experience (minimum 5 years) at junior or senior high level

• Strong secondary experience in guidance and scheduling

• Current instructional technology experience (preferably within Blackboard)

• Curricular and instructional knowledge consistent with secondary programs 

• Knowledgeable of postsecondary planning, admissions and dual enrollment process

• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills 



• Lead JIA (secondary level) programming and school improvement initiatives 

• Oversee enrollment process for all students grades 9-12

• Manage program development for U-TECH, establishing business and postsecondary partnerships

• Establish and carry out academic support plans for struggling students

• Monitor student attendance and pupil accounting process

• Coordinate on-site academic sessions at the JIA learning center 

• Oversee the scheduling process for students, including summer programs and EDPs 

• Supervise assessment coordination for all JIA grade levels (M-STEP, SAT, AP, etc.)

• Conduct student/parent orientations and workshops 

• Mentor senior students in preparation for graduation

• Uphold all JIA Handbook policies


Please apply online at by Friday, March 23 2018 at 4:00 pm.


Questions regarding the position may be directed to:


Rebekah Redmer, Executive Director

Jenison International Academy