Corpus Christi School is a K through 8th parish school located in the city of Piedmont in Alameda County serving the cities of Oakland and Piedmont. Corpus Christi School enrolls 260 students with a maximum capacity of 280 students, with a professional staff of 20 and is fully accredited by WCEA/WASC and offers an after school Extended Care Program.
The successful candidate is expected to be an active member of the parish staff. Excellent communication skills and enthusiasm for developing and maintaining a school with a strong Catholic Identity, and rigorous academic program are a must. Corpus Christi School has supportive Pastor, Faculty and Staff, School Board, Parent Group and Parents.
Candidates for principal must be active practicing Catholics, possess a California Teaching Credential and a California Administrative Credential or enrolled in an Administrative Credential Program as well as have at least five years in Catholic educational teaching or administration. The candidate must be able to provide spiritual, administrative, financial and educational leadership for the school as well as be able to assume responsibility for the day-to-day administration. The school serves a diverse community, therefore cultural sensitivity is helpful.
About Diocese of Oakland
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Oakland was created in 1962. The estimated population of Alameda
and Contra Costa counties is over 2.7 million people with a Catholic population projected at 394,000.
Currently serving the needs of the faithful are 391 priests, 112 deacons, 399 religious brothers and
sisters, and many lay volunteers in 84 parishes, 11 pastoral centers, and other diocesan offices.
Including religious education programs, there are over 45,000 students under Catholic instruction in
the Diocese at 39 elementary schools, eight high schools, two Catholic colleges, and several schools
of religious formation.