Principal

Job Description: Carondelet Catholic School in Minneapolis, the parish school of Christ the King and St. Thomas the Apostle, is seeking a qualified and experienced educational leader for the position of principal effective for the 2019-2020 academic year. Carondelet Catholic School has a rich tradition of academic excellence serving students in pre-kindergarten through grade eight in southwest Minneapolis. The principal is responsible for the operational aspects of the school, which include all academic programing; faith development; hiring and supervision of faculty and staff; student activities; budget and finance management; communication with stakeholders; fundraising; and the development of legal, health and safety policies.

Primary functions of this position are to create an environment that promotes the Catholic faith and moral development of the school community; provide leadership in curriculum development; plan for financial resources and development; conduct staff development programs; evaluate and supervise faculty, staff, students, and volunteers; and work collaboratively with the school board, volunteers as well as Archdiocesan and parish groups. The overall role is to be the educational administrator and catechetical leader of the school, responsible for the day to day operations and management of the school, reporting directly to the Canonical Administrator.

Job Qualification:The ideal candidate will be a practicing, faithful Catholic who is knowledgeable and supportive of the mission and philosophy of Catholic Schools. A Master’s degree is required, and Educational Specialist degree (Ed.S.) is preferred. An administrator’s license is preferred (ability to maintain required). The candidate will have demonstrated success in teaching; comprehensive working knowledge of school finance and budgeting; high level of interpersonal, collaborative, organizational, and administrative skills with the ability to implement policies, directives, and initiatives; excellent communication skills; and commitment to the education of the whole child (mind, body, and spirit).

How to Apply: Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, licensure, and references to principalsearch@carondelet-mpls.org

Job Application Deadline: Feb. 8, 2019