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Ginny Metzger
Parish Business Administrator

Posted 2/22/2013

Job Title:

Elementary School Principal


Full time


Church of St. Raphael
7301 Bass Lake Road
Crystal, Minnesota 55428


The school Principal serves as the educational leader, responsible for managing the policies, regulations, and procedures to ensure that all students are supervised in a safe traditional Catholic learning environment that meets the approved curricula and mission of the school. Achieving academic excellence requires that the school Principal work collaboratively to direct and lead all members of the school staff and volunteers, and to communicate effectively with parents. Inherent in the position are the responsibilities for facilitating Catholic education, nurturing faith, moral and ethical development, administering all aspects of curriculum and curriculum development, student life, financial affairs, scheduling, emergency procedures, and facility operations. In addition, must demonstrate abilities in development, marketing and fundraising.


Successful candidate must be a practicing Catholic who is eager to promote the school's Catholic identity and take an active role in promoting and building the parish and school community. Have a master's Degree in School Administration. Classroom instructional experience required; possess (or in the process of obtaining) administrative credentials; have leadership, human resources, and financial management skills. Prior school administration experience is preferred, but not a requirement.

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