Saint Jerome Parish Catholic School, is seeking a full-time principal for the 2019-2020 school year. The PK-8 school of approximately 120 students is WRISA accredited with an experienced faculty and staff who are passionate about teaching and learning.
The principal is the chief administrator and leader who holds a primary position of leadership in educational and administrative matters within the school. The principal is responsible for: creating and facilitating a safe environment conducive to quality teaching and learning, fostering a community of faith and learning based on Gospel values and Catholic teaching, supervising faculty and staff, and maintaining a close relationship with the Pastor, the Parish Education Commission and the Office of Catholic Schools to ensure that policies and procedures are carried out in an efficient and uniform manner.
The successful candidate should possess dynamic leadership skills, demonstrate excellent communication skills, display knowledge of curriculum and instruction, have experience leading faculty to continuously improve student learning, be a practicing Catholic in good standing and hold a master’s degree in Educational Administration or a related field. A minimum of five years of successful teaching experience is required. Prior, successful administrative experience, preferably in a Catholic school, is desired.
Saint Jerome Parish Catholic School has been serving students and families in Columbus since 1956. We offer a faith-based curriculum that prepares students to meet the challenges of the 21st century. The faculty, staff, parents and students are committed to working together to create a positive learning environment that helps prepare students for life.
To apply, visit: www.wecan.education.wisc.edu and do an Employer Search: Diocese of Madison or Vacancy # 55281
About Diocese of Madison - Office of Catholic Schools
Office of Catholic Schools / Diocese of Madison aids pastors and principals who lead over 7000 students in our 43 Catholic elementary schools and 2 Catholic high schools across the 11 county diocese.
Catholic schools in the Diocese of Madison cultivate a love for Christ and His Church by inviting students, and the entire school community, to meet and know Jesus and embrace a loving God. Catholic schools seek to assist parents with excellent moral and academic formation for their children, developing the talents of all students and fostering a commitment to service, justice, and the sanctity of human life.