St. Nicholas Catholic School (PreK-6) in Rupert, ID is seeking a principal to start in August 2020. The principal provides spiritual leadership for the school community, preserving and promoting the school’s mission as a Catholic school, in particular promoting/enhancing Catholic Identity as outlined in the Western Catholic Education Association accreditation protocol. The principal also provides visionary and strategic leadership and personally promotes the success of all students and staff by participating in the development, articulation, and stewardship of a vision of learning that is shared and supported by the staff, students, parents, and parish as a whole. This includes implementation of the WCEA accreditation action plan and the school’s strategic plan. The principal is also the instructional leader, promoting the academic success of all students, and the professional growth of all staff, by ensuring a unified vision and integration of the total school program. The principal is the primary provider of management and organizational leadership. In collaboration with the pastor and the school board, the principal acts to promotes a safe, efficient, and effective learning environment, and manages the organization, operation, and resources for the success of all students and staff.
The selected candidate must be Catholic, have a Master’s Degree and possess, or be able to obtain certification as an administrator through Idaho State Department of Education. The candidate should be able to demonstrate successful experience as a classroom teacher or school counselor/building administrator.
The position will begin August 2020. We will begin screening applications on March 4, 2020.