Diocese of Winona Employment



St. John the Evangelist/St. Pius X School @ Rochester, MN posted on Fri, Mar 31

Apply until: 2017-07-01

Enrolling more than 400 students in preschool-grade 8, St. John the Evangelist/St. Pius X School, part of the Rochester Catholic Schools (RCS) system in Rochester, MN, seeks a vibrant, mission-driven principal for the 2017-2018 school year. Qualified candidates will lead a community whose mission is to foster mutual respect, provide a challenging academic curriculum for all individuals, and prepare students for a life of learning and Christ-like service to others.

The successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding educational vision, professionalism, and excellence in the areas of spiritual, instructional, and operational leadership evidenced by:

-Promoting the Catholic identity in various dimensions of school life
-Establishing high expectations and fostering a culture of continuous improvement
-Applying data- and mission-driven decision-making in establishing strategic goals and objectives
-Demonstrating strong organizational, financial, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills


-Practicing Catholic in good standing with the Church
-Master's degree in education or educational leadership from an accredited institution
-3 years teaching experience (Catholic school experience preferred)
-3 years successful administrative leadership experience preferred
-currently possess, or be eligible for, State of Minnesota administrator's license

To apply:

Review of applicants will begin immediately. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and personal statement addressing applicant's vision and philosophy of Catholic education to:

Mr. Michael Brennan, RCS Director of Schools, at careers@RCSmn.org or via US Postal mail to RCS Director of Schools, 2800 19th Street NW, Rochester, MN 55901.

For more information about Rochester Catholic Schools, visit our website.