Catholic Central School has an opening for the Elementary School Principal position for the 2020-2021 school year. This position is responsible for grades Pre-K-8.
Catholic Central School is a Pre-K-12 regional school within the Archdiocese of Cincinnati committed to changing young peoples’ lives by providing a Catholic education foundation that allows students to succeed. We serve God by educating students of any family that supports the values of Catholic Central School. We are looking for a dynamic and visionary leader who will articulate the mission of Catholic Central School.
The Springfield/Clark County community has a population of 75,000 people. Colleges in the Springfield area include Wittenberg University and Clark State Community College. Catholic Central’s students come from the area’s farm communities, the suburbs, and within the city of Springfield. Our enrollment is growing and is currently 560 students. Of these students, 400 are in grades Pre-K-8. We have a City Connects program staffed with two coordinators who support students by leveraging the services and resources of community agencies. The Principal position is also supported by a full-time Assistant Principal.
Catholic Central School is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the Ohio Catholic School Accrediting Association.
The ideal applicant should have the following qualifications:
– Be a practicing Catholic with a personal faith commitment
– A minimum of a master’s degree in education and a valid Ohio State Principal’s Certificate
– Demonstrated strong public relations skills
– Demonstrated ability to collaborate with and effectively engage teachers, other administrators, and families to foster academic success for all students
– Strong verbal and written communication skills
– Experience in a Catholic school environment as a teacher and/or administrator
The Principal will serve as the religious, academic, and operational leader of the Elementary School. The ideal person must have the ability to lead the school, faculty, and staff to future successes. This position works with the High School Principal on many campus-wide issues and reports to the school President.
Persons wishing to apply are asked to complete and submit the Archdiocesan Principal’s Application (cut-and-paste the following link into your browser: http://www.catholiccincinnati.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Principal-Application.pdf). Please forward the application to: Kathy Kane, Deputy Superintendent, Archdiocese of Cincinnati, Catholic Schools Office, 100 E. 8th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202.