Diocese of Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
(02-04-20)

Principal Applications are Now Being Accepted

Diocese of Palm Beach, Florida

The Diocese of Palm Beach has 19 schools, including 2 private Catholic schools, 3 diocesan high schools, 2 preschools and 12 elementary
schools. The diocese covers a five-county area including Palm Beach, Martin, Indian River, St. Lucie and Okeechobee Counties. We are
currently receiving applications for potential principal openings for the 2020-21 school year. Information on our schools is available at:
https://www.diocesepbschools.org/ 
 
The successful candidate will be:
A practicing Catholic in good standing with the Catholic Church
Hold a minimum of a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership (or related field)
Must hold or be eligible for Florida Department of Education Administrative Certificate

Additional preferred requirements include:
A minimum of three years of Catholic school administrative experience
Three to five years teaching experience
Superior communication skills
A collaborative leadership style to lead and embrace the mission of a 21st century Catholic school
Be knowledgeable in current areas of professional development
Exhibit excellent instructional and technological leadership
Reliable, insured vehicle and ability to travel to locations within the Diocese of Palm Beach
  Ability to successfully complete a criminal history, background and driver’s license check
Be able to meet the Diocese of Palm Beach, Florida Department of Education and accrediting agency requirements for principals.

Information on benefits currently offered to Diocese of Palm Beach employees is available online. To apply, please use the “School
Administrative Application” (not the “Diocesan Employment Application”). Please visit our website at:
http://www.diocesepb.org/employee-center.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.  Please complete an application and include a resume, list of three references (with letters
if available), and letter of interest and send via post or electronically to:

Diocese of Palm Beach
Attn: Office of Catholic Schools – Principal Search
9995 North Military Trail
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Catholicschools@diocesepb.org