Profession Secondary school manager

  • Shutterstock.com
    Secondary school manager

Secondary school principals manage academic and administrative tasks required to run a private or public school including teaching

Would you like to know what kind of career and professions suit you best? Take our free Holland code career test and find out.

Personality Type

  • Enterprising / Social
  • Enterprising / Conventional

Tasks secondary school manager

  • Establish and implement policies and procedures to carry out the mission statements.
  • Set educational goals and standards.
  • Manage and coordinate the educational, administrative and financial affairs of a school.
  • Supervise staff, including managers, support staff, teachers, counselors, librarians, etc.
  • Enforce discipline within the school.
  • Evaluate teachers' work, e.g. by visiting classrooms, observing teaching methods, reviewing instructional objectives and examining learning materials.
  • Manage staff recruitment and training.
  • Supervise the maintenance of school facilities.
  • Prepare reports on various subjects, including attendance, activity, planning or personnel records.
  • Represent the school at meetings, e.g. meetings in the community.
  • Promote the school, for example through publicity and contacts with other organizations.

Related professions secondary teaching

  • Secondary education teacher agricultural and veterinary subjects
  • Secondary education teacher computer sciences and mathematics
  • Secondary education teacher economics, business and management subjects
  • Secondary education teacher education science and teacher training
  • Secondary education teacher engineering, manufacturing and construction
  • Secondary education teacher general programs, no specific field
  • Secondary education teacher health and welfare subjects
  • Secondary education teacher humanities, languages and arts
  • Secondary education teacher law and public administration
  • Secondary education teacher natural and life sciences
  • Secondary education teacher social work, social science
  • Secondary education teacher, other subjects
  • Secondary school teacher