Principal Search Service

NRCSA offers a Principal Search Service. This service is patterned after our successful Superintendent Search Service. NRCSA consultants will assist superintendents in client districts in hiring a principal. If you are interested in getting more information about the service, please contact Jack Moles.

NRCSA operates the Principal Search Service as part of our commitment to maintaining the vitality of rural schools and communities.

Why Choose NRCSA ? Not all search services are the same.   NRCSA can make a difference for you! 

  • Since 1980, NRCSA has represented Nebraska’s rural community schools.  We represent the Board-Superintendent teams that lead rural schools and the rural communities they serve.
  • NRCSA’s focus is solely on rural schools and communities.  Your schools are the reason we exist and we are dedicated as an organization to serving them effectively. You are our priority!
  • NRCSA understands rural school leadership.  Our consultants are experienced, successful former rural community school Superintendents.   They know what it takes to be an effective educational leader in a Nebraska community.

Our Consultants… We’ll assign an experienced consultant to your search and they’ll work with you from the initial planning meeting through the hiring process.  Your consultant will actively recruit applicants and will personally assist with screening to the extent the client desires. Your consultant will also assist you in the selection of finalists and advise the interview process.

What Does It Cost?   A NRCSA Principal Search costs $2,000 for member schools ($3,000 for non-members) and includes all expenses except newspaper advertising, consultant travel to your district for meetings, and criminal background checks.  There is no additional charge for office expense,

For Further Information…Contact Jack Moles, Executive Director, at (402) 335-7732 or

NRCSA Principal Service Brochure

NRCSA Principal Search Service 2023-24