Catholic Elementary School Principal | Savannah

Parish School:
St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School
7020 Concord Road, Savannah, GA 31410

General Information:

  • 200 students in grades PreK3 – 8
  • 20 full-time & part-time professional staff
  • 6 staff members

Master’s Degree (preferably in Education Administration/Leadership)


  • Standard Georgia Elementary Principal Certificate/L6 (Hold or eligible for)
  • Successful teaching experiences (minimum 3 – 5 years) at the Elementary and/or Middle School level
  • Catechetical certification (or in process)
  • Understanding of Catholic Theology and Philosophy of Catholic education
  • Evidence of continuing education
  • Leadership experience preferred

Personal Requirements:

  • Practicing Catholic in good standing
  • Personal philosophy, value, and lifestyle, which are consistent with a position of leadership in a Catholic school
  • Ability to work collaboratively with parish administration, diocesan personnel, faculty/staff, parents and parish organizations
  • Ability to maintain consistent, positive discipline, respecting each person, as well as an appreciation of cultural differences
  • Ability to articulate and implement a vision for the school in areas of curriculum, spirituality, advancement and technology
  • Ability to create an atmosphere of welcome and open dialogue
  • Experience with school finance/budgeting requirements and government programs

VIRTUS training and criminal background check are required for hiring.

Send Résumé and Cover Letter to:
Michelle C. Kroll, Superintendent
Diocese of Savannah
2170 E. Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Submission Deadline:
January 7, 2019

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