The Principal is an actively practicing Roman Catholic and is a Disciple of Jesus Christ. The qualified candidate will assume leadership of a well-respected school with a student body of 500 which has established programs including preschool, year round childcare and a reputation for academic excellence. The position supervises a faculty and staff consisting of 32 faculty, teaching assistants and administrative support.
The candidate must display a strong background in elementary education, confidence and sensitivity in leading faculty, insight into current curriculum and technologies, and knowledge of elementary-level pedagogical issues. Proven ability to work effectively with parents and on an administrative team is a necessity.
The Principal of St. Gerard School should be a practicing Catholic. Additionally, the Principal should
Possess a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration or related field.
Possess appropriate administrative certification.
Have a minimum of three (3) years of experience in school administration.
Have a minimum of five (5) years of experience in an elementary/junior high classroom.