Sample Assistant Principal Resume

Notice how the job seeker in this sample assistant principal resume opens with a clear objective of what he wants. He then lists only those previous work experiences that pertain to this particular job. All assistant principal resumes should include this vital information.

Jordan Job-Seeker
10 ABC Lane
Any Town, USA 9999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as an Assistant Principal


Trusted professional educator; excellent communication skills with staff, students, and parents; a natural leader; ready for immediate placement


Assistant Principal, 2001 to present:

Up-town Elementary School, Up-Town, USA.

Works directly under the school principal to coordinate, direct, and plan the academic and auxiliary activities of the school, managing the teachers, counselors, staff and students on a daily basis. In tandem with the principal, duties include reviewing and approving new or existing programs and submitting proposals to the school board.

Fifth Grade Teacher 1999-2001:

Up-town Elementary School, Up-Town, USA.

Responsible for teaching, overseeing, and managing a fifth grade classroom, students, curriculum, extra-curricular activities, etc. Also in charge of annual science fair project.


M.A., Elementary Education, 1998
Any City College, Any City, USA

M.A. Education Administration, 2000
Any City College


National Association of Elementary School Administrators

Leadership Award, 2006

NOTE: This assistant principal resume is a condensed version of a full resume to serve as an example only. Always consider what the employer is looking for in the assistant principal he hires. Tailor your resume to that company.