High School Principal

Guardian Angels Central Catholic School - West Point



408 E. Walnut Street
Nebraska West Point

Submitted By

Name: Vickie Kauffold
Email: vkkauffold@archomaha.org


Reports to: Pastor/President

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

● Comply with regulations and requirements for approval and accreditation as defined by the State of Nebraska and the Archdiocese of Omaha.
● Recruit, interview, and recommend all teachers and school staff for employment.
● Make recommendations to the pastor/president regarding employment of all teachers/ staff.

● Develop and maintain effective communications among all groups associated with the school: teachers, students, school staff, parish staff, School Board and Parish Council, Home and School Association, parents, parishioners, Archdiocese of Omaha, and Catholic School Office.
● Interpret educational goals and school policy for above identified groups.
● Provide input about the school budget to the President and maintain required financial records.
● Hire and supervise substitute teachers.
● Coordinate programming and services with and be a liaison to the West Point Beemer Public School system.
● Attend meetings that are deemed necessary as school principal. This may include, but is not limited to, School Board meetings, Supportive Parents Association meetings, Booster Club meetings, as well as Catholic School Office Principal meetings.
● Meet with the pastor/president on an ongoing basis to review and coordinate school ministry with the parish community.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Possess and able to consistently demonstrate the following personal and professional qualifications:
● A practicing member, in good standing, of the Roman Catholic Church who sees his/her commitment to Catholic education as a ministry.
● Demonstrated record of developing a sound philosophy of Catholic School education and administration.
● High energy leader with a passion for students, faith formation, community building, character development learning, and excellence.
● Demonstrated record of developing processes, implementing, and evaluating an effective school improvement plan.
● Strong working knowledge of the spiritual and academic educational documents used in the Archdiocese.
● Strong working knowledge and/or skills in administration, management, curriculum, instruction, public relations, communications, development, budget, and finance.
● Demonstrated record of setting high expectations for students, staff and self, assessing progress and growth on an ongoing basis.
● Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills.

Education and Experience
● Bachelor of Science in Education (required)
● Masters Degree in Education Administration (required or working towards)
● Possesses a valid Nebraska Administration Certificate (required or working towards)
● Five or more years of experience as a classroom teacher
● Minimum of three years as a school administrator (preferred)

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, transcripts, and three current references to: The GACC Search Committee electronically to: GACCprincipalsearch@gmail.com

Complete job description can be found with this link: https://archomaha-my.sharepoint.com/:b:/g/personal/kaalitz_archomaha_org/EdNZTktk-9ZEjyPG-5j9SasBwPtaD23KkRnzu1IBO6sWyQ?e=rigCWs