Christ the King Catholic School (www.christking.org ), a K-8 Parish school located in Atlanta (Buckhead), Georgia, seeks a dynamic, experienced and visionary principal for the 2019-2020 school year; the position is available July 1, 2019. With a long-standing history of providing quality Catholic education in the Atlanta community, Christ the King School is a three-time recognized U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. In addition, the parish and school recently completed a $30 million capital campaign which will add a new gymnasium and state-of-the art classrooms to house grades 6-8 for the upcoming school year. Christ the King School enrolls 555 students with a dedicated and professional staff of 75. The school is fully accredited through AdvancED’s District-Wide Accreditation of the Office of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Atlanta.
The successful candidate will be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Catholic Church; applicants should be experienced Catholic elementary school instructional leaders who possess superior communication and collaboration skills. Additional requirements include: hold a minimum of a Master’s degree (doctorate preferred) in Educational Leadership; possess a minimum of five years of Catholic school chief administrator experience; skilled in leading and managing a large campus facility; lead with a collaborative leadership style to engage others in the mission of Catholic education; demonstrate knowledge in current areas of pedagogy and professional development; and, exhibit excellent instructional leadership.
Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience; a moving allowance is also available. The Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Atlanta have been certified as Drug-Free Work Places.
Send resume, letter of interest and three professional references by January 15, 2019, to: