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Principal

St. Dominic School (Los Angeles)

Posted

2020-02-26

Expires

2020-04-30

Description

St. Dominic School is a vibrant, faith-filled Catholic community in the Eagle Rock area of Northeast Los Angeles. United around the Gospel values of love, hope, and social justice, we foster the growth of each child in all major areas of human development: religious, spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, emotional, cultural, and social. We value every person as unique, encourage each student to become aware of his or her own special gifts, and honor the individual unfolding of those gifts. St. Dominic School is seeking candidates for principal who possess the following attributes: 1. Faith-filled and Focused: Rooted in a well-formed Catholic identity and grounded in a Catholic worldview, practices critical reflection and makes mission-driven and data-informed decisions 2. Hopeful and Entrepreneurial: Imagines, articulates, and executes an innovative vision 3. Inspirational: Recruits and motivates faculty, achieves educational excellence through teamwork 4. Growth Mindset Leader: Assesses and adjusts, creates and advances a vibrant and collaborative culture of excellence, prioritizing action items in order to achieve the mission 5. Standards Bearer: Leads the school community in delivering the highest quality curriculum yielding academic successes and holistic achievements for all students 6. Equity-Minded Educator: Fuels equity of educational opportunity, culturally inclusive practices 7. Fiscally Responsible: Demonstrates solid stewardship for short-term financial management and long-term financial planning 8. Collaborator: Values, engages, and connects parents, the parish and local community, and other partners in supporting programs and opportunities to maintain and grow the school’s presence and impact 9. Relatable and Trustworthy: Communicates appropriately and effectively with all stakeholders

Requirements

• Practicing Catholic • Minimum 5 years teaching experience, at least 2 of those 5 years in Catholic education • Earned Master’s degree • California Credential (teaching and/or administrative) • Preference given to candidates with Catechist certification QUALIFIED CANDIDATES SHOULD SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING (via email, preferred or US Mail): Cover letter (no greater than 2 pages), answering the following questions: 1. Why do you find yourself being called to Catholic school leadership? 2. Speak to two Attributes that you possess and your most recent experiences exercising these Attributes. Résumé (include all work- and service-related experiences, dates and education related to the position) EMAIL: Fr. Roberto Corral, O.P., and AMSilva@la-archdiocese.org

Information/Application Contact

St. Dominic School (Los Angeles)

2005 Merton Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90041

pastor@saintdominics.org