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Principal – St Anthony of Padua Catholic School

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School, a thriving Catholic school in Greenville, SC, is searching for a dynamic leader to join our exceptional school community as Principal. As a part of a vibrant parish and with overwhelming parental support, candidates should be able to blend our rich traditions with new and innovative ideas. Please submit a cover letter, resume, references, and salary requirements to principalcandidate@charlestondiocese.org.

For more information, please visit our website at www.stanthonygreenvillesc.org or www.newstanthony.com.

The successful candidate must be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Church who will continue the tradition of high academic achievement and provide essential leadership in maintaining a vibrant Catholic environment. Additional requirements include a Masters or higher degree in Education, School Administration, or a related field; and a minimum of 5 years of teaching with administrative and leadership experience.

 

About the Employer

A family of faith for more than 60 years, St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School in Greenville, SC, prepares students in K3-5th Grade for leadership and service in a changing world. Our mission is to provide exceptional academic instruction and support the faith development of all students, regardless of religious affiliation and tradition. Each student is a child of God, graced with special gifts and talents. We seek to inspire students to achieve their full potential in spiritual, academic, and physical fitness development.

How to apply:

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School is managing this search. Please submit your cover letter, resume, references, and salary requirements to principalcandidate@charlestondiocese.org. Preference will be given to those who apply by December 9. Please, no calls or resumes to the school/parish.

 

Position Description:

The Principal is the leader of our Catholic school community and is the direct representative of the school to the parish and the broader community. With the responsibility and authority to lead the school in its mission of developing well-educated and spiritually healthy disciples and citizens, the Principal supports the primary educational mission of parents through rigorous academics, mentorship of staff, and faithful witness to gospel values.

 

St. Anthony of Padua School (PreK-3 through 5th Grade) is a ministry of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church. With 14 full-time teaching and administrative staff, our school of approximately 150 students is a vibrant example of the mission of Jesus Christ in the Roman Catholic tradition. In addition to our modern school complex, we offer smart boards in all classrooms, a playground area, and a full-size gymnasium. Our average class size is less than 15 students.

The Principal reports directly to the Pastor of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church and is supported by a volunteer School Advisory Council consisting of parishioners and alumni. This position also works under the guidance of the Secretary of Education and Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Charleston.

Requirements:

1.         A practicing Catholic in good standing with the Church

2.         A Master’s or higher degree in Education, School Administration, or related Field.

3.         A minimum of 5 years of teaching with administrative and leadership experience.

 

Preferred Qualifications: (Preferred but not required):

1.         Prior experience in a Catholic School environment

2.         Prior experience with grant writing and federal student aid programs

To apply for this job email your details to principalcandidate@charlestondiocese.org