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Elementary School Principal

INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL POSTING: 1.0 Full Time Equivalent position.

 1.0 at Saint Joseph in Geraldton

Posting number: 2019-20-300

SNCDSB is searching for a collaborative, dynamic leader that loves to work in a healthy and
happy team culture that supports student engagement, well-being and achievement within
a Catholic organization.

SNCDSB is seeking an individual who has:

  • Knowledge of Google Apps for Education;
  • Strategic Decision Making and Problem Solving Skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and initiative;
  • Ability to build a Collaborative and Professional Culture;
  • Exemplary understanding of Catholic Education and Indigenous Education; and

Required Qualifications/Experience:

  • Completion of / or working towards Part 1 & 2 of the Principal’s Qualification Program;
  • Religious Education Specialist;
  • Special Education Part 1 or the Special Education for Administrators AQ Course and experiences are an asset;
  • Math Qualifications and experiences are an asset;
  • Experience and Qualifications in Primary/Junior/Intermediate; and
  • A minimum of 7 years of teaching experience

Desired Qualifications/Experience:

  • Strong humanitarian and interpersonal skills including the ability to work well in a team, motivate others and build Catholic learning communities of faith; 
  • A strategic problem solver and systems thinker able to handle complex problems and manage stress effectively;
  • Knowledge of best practices in instructional strategies, assessment and evaluation and the improvement of student achievement in schools;
  • Excellent communication, presentation and project management skills;
  • Principal and/or Vice-Principal experience would be an asset; and
  • Experience working with Indigenous students, families, and communities would ben asset

Conditions of Employment

  • Ontario College of Teachers Certificate (OCT)
  • Must undergo a successful police records check 

Please submit a completed application package including:

  • Cover letter and resume which clearly outlines your qualifications, skills and experiences related to the position
  • Current Pastoral Reference 
  • A minimum of three (3) references including email addresses must be included in order for your package to be considered complete. Note: Must include current immediate supervisor. Reference Check Consent Form can be found on our website.

Conditions of Employment

Application Procedure

Please submit your resume by April 30, 2020 to and indicate the posting number. If we have listed a due date for the application, submit your application before 4pm on, or before, that date.

Application Package

Application package must include the following:

Cover Letter, Resume, References, Pastoral Reference

A PDF Version of this Job Posting

Personal information is collected pursuant to the Education Act and will be used to determine the eligibility for employment with the SNCDSB.

Superior North Catholic District School Board is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the hiring process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

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