St. Columban School, a Catholic, grade school located in Loveland, Ohio, is in search of a faith-driven, collaborative and energetic Principal beginning July 1st. The Principal reports to the Pastor and is a member of the administrative team, serving as the spiritual and educational leader for our Pre-K through 8th grade programs serving 500 students. Our current Principal is retiring after 42 years as a teacher and administrator.
Founded in 1926 by the Sisters of Notre Dame (Covington, KY), we have a long-standing tradition of excellence. Our mission: As a ministry of our St. Columban Parish community, St. Columban provides a faith-filled, family-centered environment with challenging academics that prepare students for future success and service to others. Candidates are invited to learn more about the school by visiting www.saintcolumbanschool.org. Virtual tours can be found under the About tab.
Religious leadership: The Principal fosters a Catholic atmosphere in the school and to its various communities.
Instructional leadership: The Principal designs, evaluates and promotes programs of studies which emphasize academic excellence.
Leadership of faculty, staff and students: The Principal supports, motivates and develops the faculty, staff and students.
Communication: The Principal maintains open communication with the Pastor, faculty, school and parish staff, parents, Education Commission, parish organizations, and the local community.
Operational leadership: The Principal participates in the oversight of the school facilities, finances and standards to ensure safety, good stewardship of resources, and excellence.
Interested and qualified candidates are invited to complete the Principal Application by April 19th. A complete job description can be found at www.stcolumban.org/st-columban-school
Skills, knowledge and abilities in:
Theology and Religious Education
Curriculum Design and Development
Communication and Public Relations
Finance and Development
Administration and Management
Education, training, experience:
Eligible Principal certification by the Ohio Department of Education
Minimum of three years experience serving in Catholic schools, preferably in elementary school administration.