St. Thomas School in Sanford, Maine, is seeking a full-time principal. Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, St. Thomas is committed to maintaining high academic standards in all facets of its Pre-K to eighth grade program. Our mission is to instill Catholic values, foster self-discipline and promote academic excellence in the spirit of a caring and affirming community.
Maintain the Catholic identity of the school, providing regular opportunities for the entire school community to participate in the sacramental life of the Church.
Manage hiring, evaluation and professional development of faculty and staff
Oversee academics, assessment and student activities
Participate in the school board and in planning and managing the school budget
Plan student recruitment and retention, development and community relations
Maintain NEASC accreditation
The candidate must be a Catholic in good standing and will be required to have State of Maine Building Administrator certification.
To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references to: Marianne Pelletier, Superintendent, Maine Catholic Schools, 510 Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME 04103-4936. Interested parties can also email their materials to Marianne.Pelletier@portlanddiocese.org.
About Diocese of Portland Maine Catholic Schools
The mission of Maine Catholic Schools is to strengthen the Catholic Church and to create an environment in which the faith is preserved, nourished, shaped and communicated to foster values that give meaningful direction to the Christian family and society. This is accomplished through dedication to the growth, development and formation of the student by proclaiming the message, creating community, providing service and celebrating worship so that our students will become faith-filled Christians, creative and critical thinkers, life-long learners and confident contributors to our Church and communities.