Share the commonalities that your current job have with the assistant principal position you are seeking. Talking about people interaction is a great place to start as well as the variety in your day. Highlighting your desire to problem solve and develop innovative solutions is a nice touch. And, discussing your passion for helping people is a great way to wrap things up!
"I like that my present job gives me the opportunity to express my passion. I work with a group of similarly-minded teachers who put a lot of effort into their teaching and genuinely care about their students."
"What is not to like! I enjoy making the difference in the lives of children in this community. Everyday, I get to work towards this goal through my work as a teacher, peer advisor, and liaison for families throughout this local community."
"My present job has a lot of variety. I get to teach students, talk to parents, and work with teachers. It's a great way to hone the people skills necessary to deal with different types of people."
"I like working and collaborating with my team to find new and innovative ways to accommodate the needs of all the students in our care."
It seems that you love to innovate and bring positive change. Any interviewer should be happy to hear this!
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