St. Joseph School, located in Martinsburg, West Virginia, a bedroom community outside Washington, DC, is seeking a principal to join and lead our energetic team of faculty and staff. Rich in history, St. Joseph School is a thriving institution serving over 300 students from Pre-Kindergarten to the eighth grade. Having recently blessed a new STEM Room, St. Joseph School is committed to excellence in its strong academic, athletic, and fine arts programming.
The ideal candidate:
Is charismatic, enthusiastic, and willing to immerse themselves into our school community.
Is a practicing Catholic in good standing.
Has administrative experience in a Catholic school.
Has experience planning and executing a budget.
Has a development background in support of healthy financial growth for Catholic schools.
Holds a Master’s Degree or related work experience.
Holds, or is eligible for, administrative certification in the state of West Virginia.
Is knowledgeable in current academic research as well as National and State Standards.
Possess superior communication, writing, supervisory and relationship skills.
Enjoys working with students, parents, faculty, and staff.
This position is supported by an Assistant Principal, Advancement Director and a Pre-Kindergarten Director and reports to the Pastor of St. Joseph Church.
Applicants who are interested should submit their resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Practicing Catholic in good standing
Committed to Catholic education and the core values of Catholic Schools
Committed to the leadership capacity within Catholic Schools
Should be certified or eligible for certification in the state of West Virginia
Master’s degree or related work experience preferred
Administrative experience in a private school, including managing teachers and staff
Experience working with middle school aged children