Cardinal Hickey Academy, Owings. MD is seeking a new principal for the 2018-2019 school year. The successful candidate will serve as both our instructional and spiritual leader and will be committed to our mission.
Founded on Gospel values, Cardinal Hickey Academy seeks to nurture the whole child. Motivated by the teaching mission of the Catholic Church, our community is committed to providing an environment in which each child can achieve academic and personal excellence. In the spirit of truth and respect, our regional school cherishes the gift of faith and the joy of unselfish service in the tradition of James Cardinal Hickey.
Principals in the Archdiocese of Washington shall be:
Practicing Catholics who uphold the teaching of the faith and are committed to Catholic education that is academically excellent and rooted in Gospel values
Certified catechist or demonstrate continuing progress towards attaining catechist certification in no more than three (3) years after the date of hire and hold a Master's degree from an accredited institution in educational administration, curriculum development or an approved related educational field
Possess or be eligible for a Maryland, Virginia or District of Columbia educational administration certification and have a minimum of five (5) years of instructional experience, preferably in Catholic schools
Are required to submit a letter from their current pastor that they are a practicing Catholic and in good standing with the Catholic Church.