Principal Opportunity Our Mother of Perpetual Help School, Ephrata
Diocese of Harrisburg
March 7, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Our Mother of Perpetual Help School in Ephrata, PA, is in need of a principal for the 2018 – 2019 school year. Offering instruction to children in preschool through eighth grade, the school has a current enrollment of 187 students. OMPH strives to present a rigorous education that prepares students for their future role in the world, while ensuring a strong spiritual formation in the rich traditions of the Catholic faith. The school is blessed with a long tradition of being a close-knit community founded by the Bernardine Sisters. Today, the Redemptorist Priests, lay teachers, parents, parishioners, and students work together to nurture this bond by being faithful to the teachings of Jesus and building the community of God. For more information please see www.omph.org.
Minimum Qualifications: Practicing, knowledgeable Catholic; Thorough understanding of Catholic School Philosophy; Commitment to modeling the values of Catholic Educational Leadership; PA Administrators Certificate(or in process); Catechetical Certification (or in process); 5 years of teaching experience Preferred Qualifications (in addition to the minimum qualifications listed above): 3 years of Administrative experience; Catechetical Certification (or in process); Master’s Degree in Educational Administration. Desirable Leadership Characteristics: Experience at marketing, recruitment, and fiscal management; Collaborative leadership style with good interpersonal and team-building skills; Oral and written communication and motivational skills; Experience in instructional leadership; Curriculum development; teacher supervision, and effective instruction; Knowledge and application of instructional technology; Ability to effectively represent the school and the Church.
Send Resume & Letter of Interest by March 31 to: Livia Riley, Superintendent of Schools Diocese of Harrisburg 4800 Union Deposit Road Harrisburg, PA 17111-3710 (717) 657-4804 ext. 222