Donovan Catholic High School in Toms River is Ocean County’s only Catholic high school. God and daily prayer are important components of the school’s environment. Campus Ministry, Christian Service and Pastoral Ministry for Athletic programs round out this vibrant Christian community. Faculty and staff support the total development of its students in body, mind and spirit.
Donovan Catholic is an exclusive college preparatory high school designed to encourage critical thinking skills. The school nurtures students’ interests and talents including the liberal arts, science and mathematics, as well as the fine and performing arts. Course offerings include the International Baccalaureate program, as well as Advanced Placement and Honors courses in all major disciplines. The school welcomes students who may have different learning styles and provides support for them throughout their high school years.
Donovan Catholic High School is seeking an individual to assume the responsibilities of Vice Principal. The successful candidate should:
Be a practicing Catholic in good standing.
Possess the ability to work collaboratively with others in a parish-based school community.
Demonstrate a commitment to the ministry of the Catholic Education.
Hold a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration or a related field.
Demonstrate excellent communication skills.
Display knowledge of curriculum and instruction.
Demonstrate the skills needed to work with teachers who focus on the continual improvement of student learning.
Possess prior, successful teaching and administrative experience, preferably in a Catholic school.
Interested and qualified individuals must submit a cover letter that includes:
Why do you believe that you are called to Catholic school leadership?
From your experience, what three specific skills qualify you for Catholic school leadership?
Please send your cover letter along with a copy of your resume to Dr. Edward Gere
at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, April 19th.
About Donovan Catholic High School
Donovan Catholic is a parish based co-ed high school of around 700 students. Donovan Catholic is owned and operated by St. Joseph Church. St. Joseph grade school, a pre-k to 8 school of about 600 students shares the campus, as well. The only Catholic high school in Ocean county, we also draw students from surrounding counties. We are the only Catholic high school in the state of New Jersey to offer an International Baccalaureate degree program. Donovan Catholic is an exclusive but comprehensive school that welcomes students of all abilities and backgrounds. We have a vibrant international program with about 8 percent of our student body coming from other countries.