Sherwood Park, AB
Division Principal Elk Island Catholic Schools Sherwood Park, Fort Saskatchewan, Camrose, Vegreville 2021-2022
We are seeking faith filled Catholic educators interested in serving as Principal who have a student centered vision and the ability to provide strong leadership. Successful applicants may initially be placed in any community served by Elk Island Catholic Schools. Employment would commence August, 2021.
You are a strong Catholic who is a natural relationship builder, interacting positively with students and connecting with parents, support staff, teachers, parish and community partners. Your leadership is open and transparent and you are committed to professionally and collaboratively doing what is best for students.
Through a track record of recent successful teaching and leadership experience, you have developed a positive and motivating style. You are a strong instructional leader, knowledgeable in developing an inclusive educational program for all students. You use a collegial, strength-based approach to decision-making that is grounded in consensus-building. Above all, you are a faith filled person and a champion for students and staff.
Your educational credentials include a valid Alberta Teaching Certificate supported by a Master’s degree or equivalent relevant to the field of education (may be in progress). Leadership Quality Standards certification (LQS) is considered an asset. Ukrainian Bilingual and/or French Immersion is considered a strong asset. We are seeking someone who can demonstrate successful leadership as a school principal, and will be able to demonstrate a high proficiency in the Catholic Leadership Quality Standards and the Marks of an Excellent Catholic Leader. You are also able to demonstrate active parish and community involvement.
If this description fits, then you are invited to submit the following information:
- a letter of interest with a vision for school-based Catholic educational leadership
- detailed resume
- priest reference
- three written professional references (please include at least one teaching colleague and one supervisor)
- most recent performance appraisal
By virtue of the submission of an application, the applicant agrees that Human Resource Services can contact previous employers for the purpose of conducting confidential reference checks whether or not the applicant has listed a reference for that employer.
APPLICANTS MAY EMAIL THEIR APPLICATION MATERIALS AS A SINGLE PDF FILE TO firstname.lastname@example.org until March 15, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Mr. Brett Cox
Assistant Superintendent, Human Resource Services
310 Broadview Road
Sherwood Park, Alberta T8H 1A4
We thank all applicants for their interest but only those being considered to advance in the selection process will be contacted.