Principal, Redemptorist St. Gerard Elementary School
Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Schools
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Redemptorist St. Gerard School, a private, Catholic school located in North Baton Rouge, Louisiana., seeks a school Principal for the 2024-2025 school year. We offer a core curriculum and a supportive environment to ensure our students experience success every day. We focus on scholastic development and personal growth, along with spiritual, ethical, and moral enrichment. We aim to develop students who are independent and confident, inquisitive and enthusiastic, responsible and compassionate. Our dedicated faculty and staff of 25 individuals currently serves over 250 students in grades Pre-kindergarten through eighth, and nearly 100% of our students qualify for need-based scholarships. The school enjoys tremendous support from St. Gerard Church parish and community.
The school's next principal must be a transformational leader with a passion for serving students from high-poverty areas and who can create a vision for positive school culture, impactful instruction, and community engagement.
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Practicing Catholic for whom loyalty to Christ, His people, and the Church are of first importance and hold a philosophy of education consistent with this Catholic conviction
Master's Degree, Able to Meet LA Non-Public Requirements for Administration
Five Years Minimum Experience in Education, Preferably in Catholic Schools
Demonstrated Leadership Ability, Preferably in Catholic Education
Must be Available on or before July 1, 2024
Send resume, copies of all college transcript(s) showing degrees, and three letters of recommendation to Claire Willis, Assistant Superintendent of Catholic Schools, at email@example.com.
Deadline for Application: Must be Received by February 23, 2024
The Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Schools Office supports schools as they Evangelize Hearts, Educate Minds, Encourage Talent, and Embrace the Future by promoting excellence in faith formation, academic rigor, innovative programs, responsible stewardship, and joyful celebration of service to the community.
The Diocese of Baton Rouge provides support to thirty Catholic schools across eight civil parishes in the capital region of South Louisiana, serving children in grades PK3 through 12th grade. For more information about our schools, please visit www.csobr.org.