St. Edith Catholic School in Livonia, Michigan seeks a principal who possesses a strong commitment to the Catholic Faith and Catholic education. The school educates a diverse group of students in prekindergarten through grade eight. The school is and always has been a small school of approximately two hundred students. The school is part of a vibrant parish community; however, some students come from areas outside the parish boundaries to receive the benefit of a Catholic school education. St. Edith Catholic School is accredited by the Michigan Association of Non-public Schools. The new principal should be prepared to work closely with the pastor, faculty, staff, and parents as well as working with the Archdiocesan Department of Catholic Schools to ensure the vitality of our school.
St. Edith Catholic School “teaches as Jesus did” with love, care, and discipline, centering on the Eucharist, and focusing on students: our gifts and our future.
A faith-filled practicing Catholic who will embrace and promote the Catholic identity of the school
Master’s degree with certification in Educational Administration
K-12 teaching experience in Catholic Schools
Educational leadership experience
A relational, collaborative servant-leader who will connect joyfully and genuinely with all students, parents, colleagues, and other key stakeholders and is adept at building relationships
Adept at building and growing an organization/institution
A mentor who will recognize the critical role of all faculty and staff and celebrate their achievements in fulfilling the vital mission of the school
Proven skill in recruiting, supporting, developing, and motivating high-quality faculty and staff
Experience with critical areas of school leadership including development, enrollment management, school finances, program development, faculty, and staff supportApplications
Pease submit a cover letter that outlines your vision for the position and outlook on Catholic education, resume and references to Fr. Jim McNulty at email@example.com and Eric Haley at firstname.lastname@example.org .