ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS
Education: Elementary, FT Employee
Diocese of Phoenix (Phoenix, AZ)
To support the Diocese of Phoenix in its mission to Encounter the Living Christ, this position provides vision for and assists in directing the operation of the Catholic preschools, elementary and secondary schools in the Diocese of Phoenix.
Essential Job Functions: Articulates Catholic philosophy with an emphasis on Catholic identity, Catholic culture, and community of faith; provides support services to schools in planning and implementing staff development plans; coordinates testing programs for schools; serves as a liaison with local school districts, state and federal officials in the implementation of all federal programs; coordinates the preschool director search process; consults with staff regarding school related issues; facilitates forms and secures approval for school attendance of non-immigrant students through the Department of Homeland Security; hires and supervises the Catholic Youth Athletic Association Directors; coordinates with the Diocesan wide crisis response planning; assists in planning and chairing monthly principal and preschool director meetings; assists in the accreditation process as needed; supervises the Administrative Assistant; maintains good public relations within the community.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Skills in educational management, organizational development and training, administration, and supervision; ability to assess personnel needs and implement policies and processes accordingly; knowledgeable of federal, state and local laws as well as diocesan polices regarding interviewing, hiring, evaluating, and terminating personnel; working knowledge of Arizona State licensing requirements for preschools; familiarity with Diocesan policies affecting Catholic Schools and the academic and religious knowledge of students; proficiency in the practical application of educational and training theory to the methodology of teaching; understands the benefit of technology integration in schools; ability to function in and benefit from a team environment and to travel to schools and meetings, sometimes during evenings and weekends.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Education or Administration and Supervision; four years teaching experience and three years as an administrator in Catholic Schools; must be able to be certified as a principal or a teacher in the State of Arizona; must be a practicing Catholic and in good standing with the Roman Catholic Church; bilingual (Spanish and English) preferred.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter to:
Diocese of Phoenix
400 East Monroe
Phoenix, AZ 85004
[email protected] (0)
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