St. Rita High School is a Catholic, Augustinian, all-boys, college preparatory school grades 9-12, founded in 1905. Located on a 37-acre campus with extensive facilities on the south side of Chicago, St. Rita serves 570 students and points to 24,000+ alumni with pride.
The President maintains the integrity of the mission and delivers a powerful message about the strengths and appeal of St. Rita High School to an ever-growing audience of parents, alumni, prospective families, students, donors and community members. The President leads the school to grow and move forward while respecting the history, traditions, culture and Augustinian charism. The President manages external relations including enrollment/admissions, institutional advancement and finance, as well as the academic and faith leadership of the school.
The ideal candidate is
A practicing Catholic, mission focused and committed to the Augustinian charism.
Passionate about Catholic secondary education for young men and the transformative impact it can have.
A dynamic, charismatic, approachable, collaborative, professional leader able to bring people together and empower them to take action.
Experienced in management, leadership, communication and relationship building at all levels and has the ability to attract and retain talented and dedicated employees.
Respectful of St. Rita’s history, traditions and location. Candidates within the St. Rita High School community – alumni, past parents, etc. – are particularly encouraged to apply.
The full position profile is available at www.cbservices.org/csm.html. Interested and qualified candidates should submit electronically, in a consolidated format, a letter of introduction; a resume; five professional references (names, emails and telephone numbers); and a written essay of no more than 500 words answering the question “How does your leadership style reflect the Augustinian values of Truth, Unity and Love?” to: St. Rita High School President Search, Catholic School Management, Attn: Mary J. Foley at email@example.com. The deadline for applications is September 13, 2019. Learn more about St. Rita High School at www.stritahs.com.
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