Job Description: St. John's Catholic School is seeking a qualified, experienced educator to provide both spiritual and dynamic educational leadership for our school for the 2017-2018 school year and beyond. The Principal reports to the Pastor and is responsible for facilitating a safe environment conducive to quality teaching and learning, fostering a community of faith and learning based on Catholic teaching. The principal is responsible for supervising faculty and staff and growing and fostering strong collaborative relationships among parents, students, and staff. The principal is also responsible for maintaining a close working relationship with the pastor and the parish pastoral leadership team.
About our School: St. John's Catholic School is located in Brunswick Maine serving approximately 130 students in Grades Pre-K to 8. Our School features a rich and full curriculum, small class sizes, strong family involvement, and a diverse and experienced faculty. Our school has access to many community resources and is a school that is in the process of developing its vision and plans for the future. St. John’s Catholic School has many strong traditions and generations of families who are proud graduates of St. John’s Catholic School. School Website: http://www.saint-johns-brunswick.pvt.k12.me.us/
The successful candidate:
demonstrates dynamic leadership and collaborative skills
is a leader who can respectfully engage stakeholders in planning and the change processes
possesses excellent listening and communication skills
articulates and demonstrates Catholic values in his or her personal life as well as in the daily operations of the school
has or is completing a Masters in Education Administration
is an experienced educator and leader
holds or is eligible for Maine Principal’s Certification
has knowledge of curriculum design and implementation as well as an ability to lead related professional development
has prior administrative experience, preferably in a Catholic school
Additional Salary Information: negotiable, commensurate with experience and diocesan salary ranges.