Headmaster or Headmistress – Sacred Heart Academy (Grand Rapids, MI)

Education: Elementary, FT Employee
Sacred Heart Academy (Grand Rapids, MI)

Position: Headmaster/Headmistress

Job Begins: Immediately

Enrollment: Approximately 100 students

Grades: K-8

Duties and Responsibilities:

–To oversee the transition to a “neo-classical” school that creatively integrates a classical curriculum with technology.
–To oversee the mission, charism, and Catholic identity of the school as a Parish Apostolate Assisting Families in Forming Catholics and Cultivating Culture
–To be a “missionary” of the formation of children in the context of the parish’s mission to form souls.
–To work with the business manager for the purpose of budget, financial management, reporting, internal controls, and fund raising
–To help with marketing, enrollment, and retention of students
–To assist in the cultivation of major donors and solicitation of major gifts for the school
–To serve as a liaison to the school board, other parishes, and the diocese
–To participate in planning and attending of parish functions
–Administrative responsibility for operation of the school
–To supervise teachers, administrative, and other school staff
–To attend faculty and administrative meetings
–To attend and participate in after-school functions
–Duties and responsibilities are considered inherently religious, connected to the doctrinal mission of the Catholic Church, and important to the spiritual and pastoral mission of propagating the Catholic faith.
–To perform such other duties as are reasonably related to the position, all for the purpose of assisting in fulfilling the mission of providing Catholic education and formation for students.

–Practicing Roman Catholic with a zeal for the traditions and wisdom of the Church.
–Experience with and love for classical curricula.
–An entrepreneurial mindset.
–Administrative experience desired.
–Development experience desired.
–Master’s Degree desired.
–Graduate work in administration desired.
–A commitment to doctrinal orthodoxy and a moral lifestyle.

Salary: Negotiable

Apply to: Fr. Robert A. Sirico
c/o Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish
156 Valley Ave, SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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