High School Principal | St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School, Columbus


Under the newly formed president-principal model, St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School currently serves approximately 750 students in grades PK – 12 (300 - high school) and 100 members of the faculty and staff.

Academic/Professional Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in the field of education; preferably in educational leadership/school administration
  • Standard Georgia High School Principal Certificate/L5 (Hold or eligible and obtain within three years of hire)
  • Minimum of 5 years successful teaching experiences and 2+ years in leadership at the high school level
  • Catechetical certification, or in process
  • Understanding of Catholic Theology and Philosophy of Catholic education
  • Evidence of continuing education; maintain recency-of-credit
  • Catholic school 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 federal programs
Note: VIRTUS training and criminal background check are required for hiring.


To apply, send résumé and cover letter to:

Carrie Jane Williamson
Interim Superintendent of Schools
Diocese of Savannah
2170 E. Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Submission Deadline: March 1, 2022


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