Middle School Principal | Academy of the Sacred Heart - St. Charles | MO

Serving as a senior-level administrator on a talented leadership team that plans strategically for the entire school, the Middle School Principal will lead a collaborative, student-focused middle school faculty that offers single gender classes. S/he will be responsible for supporting the development of faculty goals consistent with the mission and vision of the Academy as well as the evaluation of teacher effectiveness. The Middle School Principal will build upon a strong foundation of academic excellence by balancing demands and expectations of resources and time for faculty and students. The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable about curriculum, best teaching practices, and innovative trends in education.
Date Posted: November 28, 2018

Date Accepting Applications Through: January 3, 2019

Job Title: Middle School Principal

Full or Part Time: Full Time

The Middle School Principal must be capable of serving as the Catholic spiritual leader for the Middle School community by living and articulating the school’s mission and faith formation program with passion and enthusiasm. S/he should be approachable, warm, and joyful; trained in the social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development of adolescents; experienced in mentoring, supervising, and evaluating talented faculty. Applicants should have experience in school administration, student guidance, and matters of discipline, preferably in a Catholic independent school setting. The successful candidate will be able to provide evidence of a growth mindset and demonstrate an ability to balance innovation and tradition. To be effective, the Middle School Principal will need to work as part of the admissions team and understand the vital role of the partnership between school and families.

Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should complete the online employment application via the Academy of the Sacred Heart- Saint Charles website (ash1818.org). As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Dr. Susan Dempf, Head of School, all in PDF format.

How to Applyhttps://www.ash1818.org/main/employment-opportunities/
Schools of the Sacred Heart share in the educational mission of the Society of the Sacred Heart as articulated in the Goals and Criteria. The structure supporting Sacred Heart education in Canada and the United States includes the Conference of Sacred Heart Education and the Network of Sacred Heart Schools.  Together they provide services and programs to ensure vitality of mission for the member schools sponsored by the Society of the Sacred Heart.