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Principal Interest Pool


Principal Interest Pool

The VUSD Principal Pool is Now Open!

Principal Pool Informal Chat

Want to learn more about our organization before applying to a principal position?

Our VUSD district leaders would like to meet you 1:1 and share the qualities we are searching for in a principal. Submit your interest form below:

CLick here to schedule an informal chat

Full Application Process

Phase 1 - Application

  • Candidates apply to the Principal Interest Pool on Edjoin
  • Requirements:
    • Valid credential authorizing services as a California school administrator
    • Valid teaching credential
    • Aspiring Principal Cohort Member or minimum 1 year principal experience

Phase 2 - Examination Process

  • Step 1: Qualified candidates will prepare a project component and interview with a technical panel
  • Step 2: Upon completion of Phase 2, qualified candidates will be notified of their advancement to the Highly Qualified Eligibility List.

Phase 3 - Highly Qualified Eligibility List

  • Highly qualified candidates will be notified as open positions become available. Those interested will be included in the next phase of the interview process and will include a 90 day plan and a community panel interview

Please note:

  • For secondary sites-
    • Minimum of two (2) years administrative experience at Secondary level required
    • Minimum of five (5) years of successful teaching experience at the Secondary level preferred

Ready to Apply:





Need Help?

Have questions or need assistance with your application? Contact our principal pool support technician:

Daisy Villarreal

Daisy Villarreal

HRD Special Projects Technician