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Principal Pool Selection Information Sessions

Are you interested in learning more about the Fairfax County Public Schools principal selection process? Join the HR Talent Acquisition & Management Administrative Hiring Team as we navigate the requirements and selection process for the FCPS principal pool in one of two upcoming information sessions. The sessions will be held on Tuesday, August 3 - 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. as well as on Monday, August 9 - 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Fairfax County Public Schools administrators are confident people-builders. School-based leaders are committed to cultivating top-notch professional learning communities and creating environments that allow students to flourish. Our central office administrators are innovators who lead nationally recognized curriculum along with other programs to develop the next generation of instructional leaders. All of our administrators are community builders who work with parents, instructional personnel, as well as our top-rate professional staff to help FCPS continue as one of the nation's top school systems.

FCPS is seeking talented administrators to lead the nation’s 10th largest school system. With nearly 200 schools and centers serving over 190,000 students in the Washington D.C. metro area, we offer aspiring and experienced leaders the resources and opportunity to further their capacity and develop a successful career. Below are a few testimonials of our leaders who moved to FCPS to shape policy and practice in education across the state, country, and globe.

School Principal Opportunities

Other Administrative Opportunities

Includes assistant principal, school psychologist, social worker, and other school-based and central administrative positions.

HR Connection

Question for Human Resources? Submit it through the HR Connection portal or call 571-423-3000 or 1-800-831-4331.