St. Mark Catholic School in coastal Wilmington, North Carolina seeks a dynamic, collaborative leader to serve as its School Principal starting July 1, 2019 for 2019 – 2020 school year. St Mark has operated successfully for 17 years and grown steadily to ~500 students of all faiths in grades Pre-K through 8 and is fully accredited through SACS-CASI.
St. Mark achieves academic excellence through superior teaching of a rich curriculum that is enhanced by modern technology, arts, music, foreign language and athletic opportunities. St. Mark School consistently performs at the 97th through 99th percentile in Iowa Tests compared to National School Norms. St. Mark has 40+ dedicated faculty and staff support, as well as, enthusiastic and involved parents. The school campus is integrated with a vibrant parish community of 2,200 families emphasizing evangelization and outreach.
The Principal is the chief administrator and spiritual leader of St. Mark Catholic School. He/she is responsible for the effective operation of the school as a Catholic educational institution, following the policies and guidelines established by the Diocese of Raleigh. A key priority for the Principal will be to maintain academic excellence to ensure enrollment at 500+ students with a school capacity of 520. The recently constructed gym / activity center and expansion of the middle school to 3 grades of each level is representative of the parish support for Catholic education and created waiting lists for several grades.
The successful candidate must:
be a practicing Catholic in good standing
have a minimum of 5 years of successful teaching and/or administrative experience
have a Masters Degree at minimum
hold or be eligible to obtain a NC Department of Public Instruction Principal License
strong communication and motivational leadership skills that inspire teamwork
have a desire for excellence and accountability
Interested candidates are welcome email email@example.com the following items:
-Submit a cover letter containing your vision for Catholic education and suitability for position needs
-Resume with relevant detailed professional experience
-List of references with contact information
Additional Salary Information: The compensation package will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Review of candidates will begin immediately.
Internal Number: 003
About St Mark Catholic Church and School
Campus Operations Manager - Caleb Strittmatter 910-398-6515 direct dial