Assistant Principal - One Bright Ray, Inc
Position: Assistant Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Adult Evening - Dean of Academics
Job Location: One Bright Ray Community High School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: One Bright Ray, Inc
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Telephone: 215-744-6000
Job Description:
The mission of One Bright Ray Community High School, an independent, accelerated high school, is to provide quality education to Philadelphia’s adult learners in search of a positive school experience while earning their diploma. We provide a supportive environment free of negative labels that challenges each student to explore his or her personal and academic potential. We provide a second chance, sometimes a last chance, for our adults in their pursuit of a high school diploma.

The Dean of Academics will work under the supervision and guidance of the Principal. The position requires a knowledge of Pennsylvania State Academic Standards and adult learning theory. The Dean of Academics works on improving student academic achievement by improving instructional practices at the evening campus. This involves assisting teaching with unit planning, reviewing lesson plans, and providing instructional feedback. In addition, the Dean of Academics must be prepared to lead systematic reviews of student achievement data.

Master of Education (M. Ed.) or Master of Arts in Education (M.A. Ed.) or Master of Science in Education (M.S. Ed.)

Essential Functions:
  • Assist in strengthening instructional programs through a standards based approach with a focus on adult literacy and numeracy.
  • Provide leadership in the areas of curriculum, instruction, assessment, and planning.
  • Assist in identifying professional development needs and developing long-range professional development plans
  • Works collaboratively with other educators to integrate educational initiatives and resources.
  • Coaches and models research based instructional strategies
Monday-Thursday evenings (4:00pm to 8:30pm)
Friday afternoons (3:00pm to 7:00pm)
Job Type: Part-time
Pay: $40.00 - $42.00 per hour

If you are interested in joining our community, please send your cover letter and resume to

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