Good Shepherd School, Charlestown - Director
The Good Shepherd School in Charlestown, MA is seeking a Director for the 2011-2012 school year. The Director is the spiritual, instructional, and administrative head of the school, and is responsible for the effective operation of the school as a Catholic educational institution. He/she is responsible for creating a welcoming atmosphere for all members of the school community (faculty, staff, students, parents and donors) and a climate that encourages the engagement of each student in the learning process while fostering a love for learning. This school is committed to fostering the development of the whole child in all areas: spiritual, intellectual, physical and emotional and to supporting the diversity of the surrounding urban community. The program will incorporate Spanish/English two-way bilingual education and the Catholic Christian values upon which it is founded. The Director reports directly to the Board of Directors. The Catholic Schools Office of the Archdiocese of Boston will participate in reviewing candidates. For more information regarding this position please please click here.
The Director of Good Shepherd Preschool is a practicing Catholic, with a Bachelor or Master’s (preferred) degree in Early Childhood Education is required. Licensed or eligible for Commonwealth of Massachusetts (EEC) licensing as a Director of Preschool and/or group childcare program with five or more years experience in teaching and/or leadership positions in early education. A working knowledge of both Spanish and English and literacy issues related to bilingual or ELL programming is also highly desirable.
Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and a list of references to email@example.com.