Principal - EdAdvance
Position: Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Principal
Job Location: EdAdvance, Litchfield
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: EdAdvance
Litchfield, CT 06759
Telephone: 860-567-0863 EXT 111
Job Description:
ACCESS North – Torrington, CT

Full Time /Academic Calendar


Principal to provide administration of innovative, therapeutic, educational program serving students with emotional difficulties. Responsibility includes supervision of certified and non-certified staff, effective communication with member district administrators and inclusive parental support. 

  • Current Connecticut Certification – 092 required
  • Experience with students in an alternative education setting

Responsibilities and Expectations:

The Principal will report to, and be supervised by, the Special Education Director.
Functions of this position will include:

Administrative responsibilities for all aspects of the Access Program, to include:
  • Daily management of all programs and decisions;
  • Recruitment, hiring and supervision of all staff;
  • Implementation of the programs’ curriculum and behavior intervention model;
  • Teacher induction and ongoing staff training needs including teacher evaluations;
  • Oversight of student intake, transitions and discharge;
  • Attending PPT and other meetings as, needed.

Developing and maintaining working relationships with the region's special education directors, related to placement and transition of students into and out of the Access Program. 

Ensure program compliance with local, state and federal regulations.

Develop and monitor school budget in cooperation with the Special Education Director.

Other tasks as assigned by the Special Education Director or Executive Director.
Regular and consistent attendance is considered an essential function of this position.

Application Procedure:  

Applications should be submitted for consideration by visiting EdAdvance’s employment page at,, and click on the APPLY button next to the job posting of interest.

Human Resources 
P.O. Box 909
Litchfield, CT 06759-0909

Position is open until filled / Anticipated start date is ASAP

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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