JOB DESCRIPTION

SAINT MARY’S ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
(PRE-K – 6)
Canton, New York

Is seeking applicants for the position of
PRINCIPAL
For the School Year 2019-20
Effective July 1, 2019

Founded in 1930, St. Mary’s is located in a college town between the shores of the St. Lawrence River and the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Our school is nursery through grade 6 with a current population of 75 students. The new principal will help us increase our enrollment through innovation and excellence and guide our voyage into the future while being anchored in Truth, Goodness, and Beauty.

QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants should:

• Possess a Master’s Degree in Education and/or Education
Administration/Supervision;
• Be a practicing Catholic;
• Have successful experience(s) in a Catholic school;
• Give evidence of administrative leadership skills in Catholic identity, instructional evaluation, management, promotion and maintenance of an effective learning environment and school advancement.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applicants should send a cover letter expressing their suitability for the position, resume, a completed application (available at https://www.rcdony.org/catholicschools.html transcripts and two letters of recommendation attesting to the candidate’s proven administrative ability and one letter of recommendation attesting to the person’s adherence to the Catholic Church, no later than
March 31, 2019 to:

Sister Ellen Rose Coughlin, SSJ,
Superintendent of Schools
100 Elizabeth Street
Box 369
Ogdensburg, NY 13669