St. Matthew the Apostle Catholic School, located at 795 Havens Corners Road in Gahanna, Ohio, is seeking a dedicated, experienced, and faith-filled leader for the position of Principal beginning in the summer of 2024.
The mission of St. Matthew the Apostle Catholic School is to celebrate the sacramental life of the Church, proclaim the saving message of Christ, and share the love of the Lord through academic rigor, self-discipline, and service to others. As a Christ-centered educational institution, St. Matthew the Apostle School is committed to academic excellence and challenges all students to reach their full potential – spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally, socially, and morally. Every student in our school is a child of God whose unique abilities and needs are appreciated and respected. St. Matthew the Apostle Catholic School strives for effective communication to ensure a safe environment, positive relationships, and mutual respect among parents, students, teachers, staff, and pastor.
The school is seeking a Principal who is a proven leader, capable of helping us grow in our mission of evangelization and excellence in education. Candidates must be practicing Catholics and possess a Master’s degree and administrator’s license or be eligible to obtain one. A current FBI/BCI background check, attendance at the VIRTUS Protecting God’s Children seminar and a completed online principal applicationfor the Diocese of Columbus must be submitted as part of the application process. Salary is commensurate with the candidate’s education and experience.
If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding opportunity, please forward a letter of interest and resume to Carrie Ramsay, Associate Director for Personnel and Licensure, at email@example.com. Include in your submission, a letter of membership and parish participation, statement of educational philosophy, college transcripts, and a list of three references. The application deadline is February 23, 2024.
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