St. Joseph Regional Catholic School in the Archdiocese of Washington is seeking a dedicated principal to serve as a spiritual and effective instructional leader for the 2017-18 school year.
The mission of St. Josephs Regional Catholic School is to cooperate with families, who are the primary educators, in forming the whole child in the Catholic Christian faith. With Christ and his teaching as our foundation, we create an environment of prayer (ora), study (stude), work (labora) and play (lude), providing each child with the opportunity to grow in all areas of his or her life.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the advancement of the mission of the school and overseeing school operations:
Implementation of Archdiocesan policies
Instructional and programmatic supervision
Recruitment of families
The successful candidate will be a practicing Catholic and a certified catechist based on criteria from the Archdiocese (or within three years of hire).
Candidates must have a Master’s degree from an accredited institution in Education (within three years of hire) and possess successful instructional and leadership experience.
Candidates shall possess a Maryland, Virginia, or District of Columbia educational administration certification at time of hire or within three years from the date of hire.
Candidates must be collaborative, with additional expertise in standards-based curriculum, assessment, technology integration and community relations.
Candidates will have demonstrated success in the effective use of data for instructional and educational improvement.