Personal Leadership Credo

 

These are the core values and supporting leadership principles that I will live and lead by.  In my pursuit to live up to them, I may stumble. Nevertheless, when I do, I will know, and I will be my own worst critic.I will hold myself 100% accountable to them and continually evaluate myself against these values/principles and ask my team members, peers and leaders todo the same.

 

Vision/Purpose

  • I will be a servant leader.
  • I will be driven by a strong sense of purpose and have the strength to persist in the face of setbacks.
  • I will provide sound direction by establishing clear goals and expectations.
  • I will provide selfless support to teachers and staff.
  • I will provide guidance and leadership in a consistent and honest manner.

 

Passion

  • I will love my work and live the principles of my Leadership Credo daily.
  • I will act and lead with enthusiasm and emotional energy.
  • I will motivate others in the face of change and transformation.
  • I will keep myself and my staff focused on the needs of all students.
  • In building relationships with students and staff I will commit to making a positive difference in their lives.

 

Integrity/Trustworthiness  

  • I will demonstrate uncompromising honesty at all times.
  • I will never mislead; I will be open and candid in my conversations.
  • I will be genuine and straightforward by doing what I say and saying what I mean.
  • I will accept and view criticism as an opportunity to improve professionally.
  • I will be dependable and reliable at all times.
  • I will act with tenacity and persistence to improve the lives of our students and community, rather than my own self interest.

 

Competence

  • I will demonstrate knowledge and effective capabilities in decision making affecting student success.
  • I will continuously assess my strengths and weaknesses.
  • I will engage in continuous professional development.
  • I will constantly raise the bar of expectations for myself.
  • I will develop leaders throughout our campus.

 

Caring & Supportive

  • I will treat everyone with dignity and respect.
  • I will be fair and consistent in all situations.
  • I will be responsive to the needs of my students, their families, and staff.
  • I will be a good listener.
  • I will build strong relationships with students, their families, and staff. 
  • I will always find ways to serve and support others.

Accountability

  • I will deliver on all promises and commitments.
  • I will be 100% responsible for all my actions and admit my mistakes.
  • I will have the discipline, energy, determination, and strength to stand up for my beliefs and will take action to get things done.
  • When met with challenges, I will develop options and apply the best solution.
  • I will make strong decisions and accept the consequences.
  • I will make tough yes/no decisions.

 

Last Modified on November 11, 2012