Associate Superintendent of Mission Effectiveness & Leadership Formation
Diocese of Green Bay
March 13, 2018
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Full Time - Experienced
This position facilitates the growth of Catholic school faith communities by organizing, directing and coordinating personnel and other administrative services that support the mission of the Office of Catholic Schools at the local elementary and secondary schools. The Associate Superintendent of Catholic Schools is responsible to carry out the assigned general duties as needed to implement the Catholic philosophy, goals, and objectives of the Office of Catholic Schools in the service of Catholic education. Specifically, this position assists the Superintendent in coordinating resources to Catholic schools and systems personnel and programs by coordinating diocesan activities in the areas of accreditation, professional staff development, and special education needs and intervention.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED: “Embrace the mission and vision of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay and work in accordance with Catholic Social Teachings and the moral and ethical values of the Catholic Church.”
• Requires a devout, practicing Catholic who is familiar with the Church’s structure, functions and institutions. • Reflects official Catholic teachings and values in his/her personal and professional life by an expressed commitment and witness to the Gospel as well as respect for Catholic tradition through participation in community worship, willingness to perform Christian service and to work for Christian justice. • The attainment of the Foundational Catechetical Certificate or the active pursuit in attaining it. • The attainment of a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership or a related field from an accredited institution of higher learning. A minimum of three years’ experience in Catholic school administration and three years of classroom instruction experience. • A Superintendent license (e.g. Wisconsin DPI #03) is desirable. • Valid driver’s license is required. • Knowledge of certification/accreditation process and experience with federal, state and local education regulations and programs. • Formation in Catholic School Leadership is desirable. • Must be well organized with a professional and Catholic approach in carrying out all job related duties and responsibilities. Strong interpersonal skills to relate to various people at various levels, i.e. school leaders, school boards, Office of Catholic Schools and diocesan Curia personnel. • A willingness to assist the Superintendent in seeking and pursuing alternative revenue streams for innovative projects. • An ongoing comfort level with computer software programs, including video and mobile technology is a must. • An ability to write strategic plans as well as lead others in that process. • Must be flexible in scheduling and calendaring to meet the needs of the institutions being served in this ministry. • A background or experience in Catholic school management, curriculum and instruction, technology as well as faith integration. • Must possess the ability to make administrative decisions in accordance with federal and state laws, diocesan regulations, and school system policies and procedures. • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent people skills, including leadership, supervisory skills and consensus-building skills. • Must have ability to organize work flow and coordinate activities. • Must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships. • Must also have ability to present facts and recommendations effectively in oral and written form. • Must have a strong level of confidence in his/her presence in front of groups. • Possess the ability to work closely in a team environment. • Ability to act with professional discretion; works with and safeguards sensitive and confidential information.
PREFERRED: • Bilingual ability (Spanish/English)
About Diocese of Green Bay
The Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, established on March 3, 1868, serves 324,000 Catholics in 16 counties: Brown, Calumet, Door, Florence, Forest, Kewaunee, Langlade, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara and Winnebago.