Salary is negotiable based on experience, education, and credentials. Benefits include employee health insurance, retirement, sick leave, vacation, short-term disability, and social security.
The Bishop of the Diocese of Phoenix, the Catholic Schools Office, and Notre Dame Preparatory High School, Scottsdale, Arizona are seeking an enthusiastic, visionary, qualified Principal with strong leadership and commitment to and experience in Catholic education for the 2023-2024 school year.
Candidate must be an active, practicing Catholic, faithful to the Church’s magisterium, have successful professional experience in school administration, possess a Master’s degree in Educational Administration or related field, and able to be certified by the State of Arizona as a principal. The successful candidate will be a strong spiritual and educational leader with excellent communication and public relation skills who is able to build morale around the philosophy and mission of the school.
Candidates should possess a vision of education for the 21st century that includes a focus on Catholic identity, academics, curriculum and instruction, special education programs, instructional technology, as well as knowledge of financial and human resource management. The candidate must be able to communicate effectively with a variety of publics: students, teachers and staff, parents, alumni, community supporters, local pastors and elementary school principals. Candidate must understand Catholic high school students and be committed to assisting students in the pursuit of academic excellence, strong moral formation, and intentional discipleship. The Principal works in conjunction with and reports to the school President.
Since 2002, Notre Dame Preparatory has been providing a rigorous Catholic college preparatory education to students in Scottsdale and surrounding communities throughout the Valley of the Sun. Always keeping Christ as the center of our learning, Notre Dame Preparatory is located in North Scottsdale, 20 miles from downtown Phoenix.
Notre Dame Preparatory is a Diocesan Catholic High School, dedicated to the promotion of academic excellence and the pursuit of holiness through the shared values of Reverence, Respect, & Responsibility, out of love for Jesus Christ.
To provide the highest quality Catholic high school educational experience, offering student-centered learning opportunities which develop the whole person: mind, body and soul.