Secondary Principal Opportunity Delone Catholic High School McSherrystown, PA
Delone Catholic High School www.delonecatholic.org
School Mission: With a current enrollment of 356 students in grades 9 -12, Delone Catholic High School educates and challenges students spiritually, academically, physically, socially and aesthetically within the traditions and teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. This challenge will inspire students to encounter Jesus Christ personally and to “Be Doers of the Word” (James 1:22).
School Philosophy: As a Catholic, co-educational, inter-parochial school, we welcome students of all faiths in Grades nine through twelve. We focus on preparing students for a lifetime of continual: learning, growth in virtue, service, integrity, responsibility, accountability and justice. We provide activities designed to promote the practice of: self-confidence, self-discipline, creative expression and social graces in daily living. We encourage students to use their intellect and to cultivate their particular talents.
Minimum qualifications: Practicing, knowledgeable Catholic Thorough understanding of Catholic School Philosophy Commitment to modeling the values of Catholic Educational Leadership PA Administrators Certificate (or in process) Catechetical Certification (or in process) 5 years teaching experience. Preferred Qualifications(in addition to minimum qualification): 3 years of Administrative experience Catechetical Certification (or in process) Master’s Degree in Educational Administration
Desirable Leadership Characteristics: Experience at marketing, recruitment, and fiscal management Collaborative leadership style with good interpersonal and team-building skills Oral and written communication and motivational skills Experience in instructional leadership Curriculum development, teacher supervision, and effective instruction Knowledge and application of instructional technology Ability to effectively represent the school and the Church
Send Resume and Letter of Interest to by March 31st: Ann Everest, Dept. of Education; Diocese of Harrisburg 4800 Union Deposit Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111-3710 (717) 657-4804 ext. 222 Email: email@example.com
About Harrisburg Dioc Brd of Educ
The Diocese of Harrisburg was established on March 3, 1868 by Pope Pius IX. Eighteen counties composed the Diocese of Harrisburg at that time. That changed in later years to fifteen counties comprised of 7,660 square miles today. They include: Adams, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder, Union and York. The Diocese is blessed with one Cathedral and 2 Basilicas. Saint Patrick Cathedral, Harrisburg, is the mother church of the Diocese. Sacred Heart Basilica, Conewago, is the oldest stone church in use in the United States. The Basilica of Saints Cyril and Methodius is located in Danville, PA. Since its founding, eleven Bishops have led the Diocese of Harrisburg. The current Bishop, the Most Reverend Ronald W. Gainer, was appointed Bishop of Harrisburg by his Holiness Pope Francis on January 24, 2014. He was installed as Bishop of Harrisburg on March 19, 2014.