Note: Beginning July 1, 2013 non Mercer County Professional applicants are to provide copies of his/her past evaluations and Specialized Training for the positions they are certified for when submitting Letters of Intent to the Personnel Office.
Mercer County employees must submit their Specialized Training with a Letter of Intent for each position you are applying for.
Employees’ identification number (951-00-XXXX) is required on each Letter of Intent for Service and Professional positions.
Mercer County Schools applications for Professional or Service positions may be found on the Mercer County Schools web site along with the Letters of Intent to apply for positions.
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A valid West Virginia Administrative Certificate with proper endorsement for Principal, grades K-5 required. Master’s Degree in Educational Administration or related field. Successful experience as a school administrator. Successful applicant must have a record of successful experiences in addressing community concerns, school concerns, and student achievement; record of successful implementation of county programs and practices; demonstrates a knowledge of and adherence to federal, state and county policies/regulations/procedures; outstanding evaluations, excellent work attendance. Successful applicant must also have a record of demonstrated problem solving abilities; working knowledge of WVEIS; ability to diffuse confrontational issues; ability to work with diverse populations; excellent oral and written communications skills; positive attitude, and ability to function as a part of an administrative team; successful completion of the interview process. Job Description #112 is hereby incorporated as a part of this posting.
per county pay scale
Letters of Intent submitted by non Mercer County Schools employees WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED unless a completed Mercer County Schools Application Packet has been submitted. A Letter of Intent must be submitted for each position you are applying for and can
Kristal G. Filipek,Ed.D., Director of Human Resources
Mercer County Schools
1403 Honaker Ave.
Princeton, WV 24740
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