Principal


Salary/Wages We offer a competitive total rewards compensation package.
Type: Full Time
Location: Grand River Christian School, Kitchener, ON
Educational Requirements: A Teachers’ College Diploma, University Degree, College Diploma, or equivalent. Good command of the English language. Good command of the Romanian language is an asset, but not required.
Experience Required: Previous teaching experience, preferably within Ontario. Strong management experience, preferably in a school setting.
Closing Date: 2022-06-30 7:00PM


Description

Grand River Christian School (GRCS) is a new K-8 private school based in Kitchener, Ontario. The school is in the process of being validated by the Ontario Ministry of Education as we prepare to launch our first year of operations for the 2022 to 2023 school year. We are excited to announce that we are seeking a Principal. 

The Principal will provide a unique leadership service to the GRCS board, teaching staff and community and is required to embody the vision, mission, vision and values of the school while being a good steward of its resources. 

As 2022-2023 is the first year of operations of GRCS, the Principal will serve an instrumental role in building the long term foundation for the school and has the opportunity to shape and develop the school operating model and all respective work streams. In sum the Principal serves to lead the operations of the school as well as protect and promote its reputation in the supporting community and beyond. 

As 2022-2023 is the first year of operations of GRCS, the Principal will serve an instrumental role in building the long term foundation for the school and has the opportunity to shape and develop the school operating model and all respective work streams. In sum the Principal serves to lead the operations of the school as well as protect and promote its reputation in the supporting community and beyond. 

The Principal answers directly to the Grand River Christian School board. The administration and teaching staff are under the direction of the Principal. The Principal will work in collaboration with the board, the supporting committees, and their administrative team to ensure the school operates optimally. 

School Vision 

GRCS exists to engage students in a Christian learning journey focused on nurturing character reflective of God-exalting worship, biblical values, service and high academic standards. 

School Mission 

Working in partnership with the home and local church, GRCS is devoted to developing Christlike, well rounded individuals in a rich and engaging Christian environment for their pursuit of academic excellence, personal growth, spiritual and social responsibilities. 

Please email Oni Prisecaru (Board Chair) at oniprisecaru@krpc.ca. 
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Tentative start date: April 2022


How to apply

Please email your resume and cover letter to the GRCS Board of Directors Chair (Oni Prisecaru) at oniprisecaru@krpc.ca. 

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; only those selected for interview will be contacted. Due to the nature of the opportunity, successful candidates will need to complete appropriate legal background checks. GRCS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to supporting an inclusive and accessible environment. Accommodations are available, upon request, during all phases of the recruitment process. Please contact us to discuss how we may assist you