Principal - St. Louis University High School
Position: Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Principal
Job Location: St Louis MO
Beginning: Sep 30, 2022
Deadline: Sep 30, 2022**
District: St. Louis University High School
St. Louis, MO 63110
Telephone: 314-531-0330
Job Description:
The SLUH Principal serves as the instructional, operational and visionary leader of the school while modeling a living faith. The Principal provides a clear vision for learning, ensures a safe, secure, and orderly environment, and cultivates strong relationships with students, faculty, families, and the broader community. The Principal promotes high-quality instructional practices, enjoys working with young people, and believes that all students can achieve their God-given potential.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Animates the Mission and Vision with all stakeholder groups
  • Oversees the administration, operation, and development of the academic, co-curricular,
    and formational programs of the school
  • Partners with Directors to ensure the excellence of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion,
    Admissions, Athletics, School Counseling, College Counseling, Learning Center, Global
    Education, Campus Ministry, Innovation Lab, and IT
  • Works with the President and Leadership team to budget and strategically plan
  • Advises the Board of Trustees and ex officio member of all Board committees
  • Hires Faculty, Staff, Assistant Principals, and Directors
  • Ensures school safety and security
  • Engages in student recruitment and admissions
  • Maintains appropriate accreditations and sponsorships
    Open to Growth:
  • Develops a culture of collegial, professional relationships that promotes critical thinking, reflection, collaboration, shared accountability and continuous improvement
  • Builds leadership capacity among faculty and staff, including providing opportunities for training and developmental experiences
The ideal candidate will embody the five characteristics of the school's profile for the "Graduate at Graduation."
Intellectually Competent:
  • Models, promotes and sets high goals for continuous learning and development.
  • Champions creativity and innovation
  • Commits to Catholic spirituality and behavior
  • Provides programs for spiritual growth and celebration of the Catholic faith, rooted in the
    Ignatian tradition
  • Demonstrates a ministry of presence by listening, reflecting, and responding so all feel heard and valued
  • Embraces a diversity of opinion with respect for cultural differences
Committed to Doing Justice:
  • Recognizes the dignity and inherent good of all people, in communion with God's creation
  • Ensures that systems, policies, and practices value the needs of diverse populations in the school
    community and result in the fair and equitable treatment of individuals
Additional Required Skill/Abilities:
  • Leader of innovation in pedagogic and curricular matters
  • Exemplary communicator
  • Excellent organization, planning, execution, budgeting and evaluation skills
  • Ability to identify and solve problems
  • Master's degree in Education Administration, Educational Leadership or relevant field
  • Appropriate professional experience, including pertinent leadership roles
Application Process:
Submit a cover letter and resume by September 15th

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.