7 May 2024

Principal or Vice Principal Principal at $150k+

Charter Elementary School
 Bluffton, Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States

Job Description




We are a pioneering tuition-free public charter school serving the Lowcountry in South Carolina. Founded in 2023 with a commitment to ensuring that all students, regardless of their socio-economic background, have access to high-quality education., We believe in a holistic approach to learning that focuses on the whole child. Our mission is to empower students to reach their full potential and prepare them to thrive in an ever-changing world. 

We currently serve students in grades K-1 and will be adding a grade level each year. We currently serve lower elementary and are enrolling students now for the upcoming 2024-25 school year.


We are a diverse-by-design, anti-racist, whole child-focused charter school located in rural South Carolina. We believe in rigorous academics in addition to a school culture that supports the social-emotional needs of all students.


This is not just a job; it’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. As the school principal, you will shape this school and its community forever. You’ll pioneer new approaches, bring together the best ideas in education reform, and create pathways for student success that challenge the status quo.


  • Unrelenting Quest for Excellence: High Standards: A passion for reimagining what is possible in  education and a hunger for innovation
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: Fearlessness and a readiness to jump into new situations and face new challenges head-on
  • Equity Advocate: Demonstrated commitment to anti-racist practices and creating an inclusive environment
  • People Mindset: Ability to lead people, inspire change, build bridges, engage stakeholders, and foster community partnerships
  • Unwavering Integrity: Ability to exercise excellent judgment in decision‐making consistent with our values, even when decisions are difficult and complex
  • Ed Reform Experience: Familiarity with charter school policies, operations, funding, and family engagement
  • Education Leadership Experience: Minimum of 5 years in educational leadership, ideally with direct experience in a charter school leader role, with a track record of success*

*Note: Those who currently serve as an Executive Director or President/CEO of a mission-driven organization that is not a charter school, but have experience engaging diverse populations in a direct service organization are encouraged to apply. 


Salary $150k+

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY If you’re ready to shape education history, we invite you to apply.  Submit your resume, cover letter, and a statement of your educational philosophy to both and

Bureaus: Tennessee. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Principal or Vice Principal. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

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