Posted: Apr 25, 2023


St. Monica School - Whitefish Bay, WI
Application Deadline: N/A

General Description::
St. Monica is seeking a faith-filled, dynamic principal to lead its school of 400+ students in grades 3K - 8. This is a unique opportunity to serve a vibrant faith community. Under a new leadership structure, the St. Monica School principal will be a part of an administrative team setting the course for Catholic schools on the north shore of Milwaukee, WI.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Reporting Relationships and Responsibilities:The school is under the guidance and leadership of our dynamic new Pastor Fr. Mark Payne, and reports directly to Rebecca Jones, Executive Director, St. Eugene and St. Monica Schools. The St. Monica School Principal serves as the leader of the school, coach, and mentor to over 40 faculty and staff, including one Assistant Principal. The position is also an integral part of the Executive Director’s team and will contribute to the development and implementation of curriculum and policies in alignment with the school’s mission and aligned with the National Standards and Benchmarks for Effective Catholic Schools.Mission & Catholic Identity:●Implements the school’s mission and vision and supports Catholic Social Teachings●Actively integrates the school with the overall parish community and activitiesAcademic Excellence:●Implements a curriculum aligned to Archdiocese of Milwaukee standards and Catholic values●Supervise and support teaching staff in professional development and school initiativesLeadership:●Hires, develops, coaches, supports, and motivates a faculty of approximately 40 faculty and staff●Fosters a culture of respect, trust, support, and affirmation of Catholic values and accountability●Communicates effectively with faculty, staff, parents, students, and the greater parish community●Implements an effective Catholic based behavior and discipline policyOperations & Vitality:●Oversee school advancement including development, marketing, and fundraising efforts in collaboration with Executive Leadership●Manage school budget in collaboration with Executive Leadership and the parish business office●Work in collaboration with St. Eugene School our parish cluster partner

Minimum Qualifications:
Qualifications:●A Master’s Degree in Educational Administration and a Wisconsin Administrator License●Demonstrated leadership experience which may include Assistant Principal, Dean of Students, Principal, or the equivalent●A practicing Catholic able to participate in the sacramental life of the Church


How To Apply:

How to Apply/Contact:
Send Cover Letter and Resume to: [email protected] Attn: Kelly Hansch, Chair SMS Principal Search Committee