Elementary Principal

North Platte Public Schools is seeking candidates for the position of Elementary Principal. Principal will be responsible for serving elementary students at one of our nine elementary buildings.

We are seeking a dynamic, student-focused instructional leader.  The role of the principal will extend to all activities of the elementary building.  The successful candidate must demonstrate educational leadership, interpersonal skills, management capacity, fiscal responsibility, and analytical skills.

The Principal serves as the educational leader and chief administrator of their school, responsible for implementing and managing the policies, regulations, and procedures of the District to ensure that all students are supervised in a safe child centered learning environment that meets and exceeds the curriculum content standards, following the approved curricula and directives of the school. Achieving academic excellence requires that the Principal work collaboratively to lead and nurture all members of the school staff and to communicate effectively with parents, members of the community, and colleagues in other schools. Inherent in the position are the responsibilities for planning, curriculum development, program evaluation, extracurricular activities, personnel management, financial management, emergency procedures, resource scheduling, and facilities operations.

Applying for this position will add your name to the pool of applicants for Elementary Principal position for the 2018-2019 school year.

  • Must qualify for Nebraska Administrative Certification with Elementary Principal Endorsement.
  • Successful administrative/leadership experience desired
  • Position(s) to begin July 2019.

To Apply:

  • Complete this on-line application by filling out all sections.
  • Include at least three references with email addresses.
  • Upload a copy of your teaching certificate, transcripts, resume, and/ or credential file.

If hired, you will be required to provide your official transcripts and teaching certificate to the Human Resources office.


Certification Areas:

Consideration for positions is determined by the information you list in the Certification and Preferences sections of the application.  If your certification is pending, please include the certification you will have.

Zone 2



Additional Information

Start Date: July 2019

Contact Information

North Platte Public Schools
301 West F, POB 1557
North Platte, NE 69103

Dr. Tami Eshleman
(p) (308) 535-7100
(f) (308) 535-5300

How to Apply

Apply online at www.nppsd.org