St. Catherine of Siena Catholic School is seeking a dedicated and dynamic Principal with an entrepreneurial spirit to lead its Catholic faith and academic formations in this vibrant school community. Founded in 1997, the school has been providing the students of Wake Forest and the surrounding areas an affordable, high quality, traditional Catholic education. St. Catherine of Siena Catholic School is a family-centered and innovative educational environment where children are loved authentically; challenged and supported academically, creatively, socially, emotionally, and athletically. Our students are encouraged, guided, and formed in the Gospel truths and virtues with the ultimate goal of fostering a lifelong relationship with Jesus Christ through His church. The school has recently created a new Mac-lab, constructed new outdoor activity areas, and expanded the number of classrooms to accommodate the growing student body.
The successful candidate will:
Be a committed, practicing Catholic in good standing who is dedicated to fostering the spiritual growth of our students.
Be a mission-driven leader with strong integrity, sound judgment and excellent collaborative skills and possess a commitment to curriculum and staff development.
Demonstrate successful experience in the areas of public relations and development, as well as budgetary and financial management skills.
Exhibit exceptional verbal and written communication skills, proficiency in technology, ability to develop strategic and long-range planning and be able to motivate others toward task accomplishment.
Possess a Masters Degree in Educational Administration/Leadership with a minimum of 3-5 years teaching experience. Experience as a Catholic School Principal or Assistant Principal preferred.
Possess or be eligible to be licensed as an administrator by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction.
Start Date: July 01, 2021
* Applications will be considered upon submission, so applicants are encouraged to apply early.
About Diocese of Raleigh - Office of Education
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Raleigh comprises the 54 eastern counties of North Carolina, covering approximately 32,000 square miles. The diocese is divided into eight deaneries with a total of 97 parishes and missions and four centers for campus ministry. The diocese is served by 150 active diocesan and religious order priests. The diocese includes 232,588 registered and an equal amount of unregistered Catholics. In addition to the growing Hispanic population, the diocese has become home to an increasing number of Catholics from the African and Asian countries. Approximately five percent of the Catholic population is native to North Carolina.