The Archdiocese of St. Louis and our Catholic Education Office has had a long-standing relationship with Boston-based Partners in Mission, the nation’s leading advancement, enrollment management, and leadership counsel devoted exclusively to Catholic education. Through its School Leadership Search Solutions division, Partners in Mission has now been further engaged to identify and secure exceptional mission-driven Catholic school executive leaders for these exciting and rare CEO opportunities within our robust and well-supported secondary education system. All inquiries will be treated confidentially and with the greatest respect. Applications will be accepted until May 15, 2017. Interested parties should express their interest by responding, electronically, to firstname.lastname@example.org
PRESIDENT St. Dominic High School - O'Fallon, Missouri
St. Dominic High School represents one of the largest co-educational college preparatory schools within this robust and strongly supported Catholic education system. Just over 30 miles from downtown St. Louis, St. Dominic High School is in the St. Charles County community of O’Fallon, and in the heart of the fastest growing region of the Greater St. Louis region. Situated on 44 acres, St. Dominic’s expansive campus facilities rivals that of any small community college. With a current enrollment of just over 700 ambitious young men and women, a supportive alumni and stakeholder base of over 5000 strong, and a deep sense of volunteerism threaded throughout its warm and welcoming school community, St. Dominic High School now seeks a proven executive visionary capable of vigorously campaigning its cause while building for its exciting and promising future. The school's website can be viewed here..
PRESIDENT St. Pius X High School - Festus, Missouri
St. Pius X High School represents one of the co-educational college preparatory schools within this robust and strongly supported Catholic education system. Founded in 1959 and nestled on 26 acres in Jefferson County (30 minutes south of St. Louis), the ever-evolving campus of St. Pius X High School provides an extraordinary educational setting for students. With a current enrollment of 300 ambitious young men and women, a supportive alumni and stakeholder base over 4,000 strong, and a passionate drive for excellence in all areas of student life, St. Pius X now seeks a proven executive visionary capable of campaigning its cause while building for its exciting and promising future. The school's website can be viewed here.
PRESIDENT Trinity Catholic High School - St.Louis, Missouri
Located in North St. Louis and originally founded in 1948, Trinity Catholic traces its storied foundation to its legacy schools - Mercy High School, St. Thomas Aquinas, Rosary, and St. Thomas Aquinas-Mercy. With a current enrollment of close to 300 co-ed students, Trinity Catholic and its legacy schools have long been respected for excellence in its academic, athletic and co-curricular offerings. With a diverse and national alumni base of over 10,000 strong, Trinity Catholic is poised to capitalize on its significant strengths and market presence. The school’s website can be viewed here.
While the respective President's must have a demonstrated capacity for broad institutional leadership, it is possible that prospective candidates could have attained this experience through a variety of different career paths, including primary, secondary, or tertiary education; non-profit management; or work in the corporate or public sector. Regardless of the career path, the prospective President's must have expert knowledge of and a proven record of institution advancement by identifying, cultivating, and developing stakeholder partnerships and philanthropic support that will ensure the school’s continued accessibility, success, and sustainability. An advanced degree in education or business related fields is strongly preferred.
The next Presidents will be expected to bring the energy, charisma and both the executive administration and fund raising skills necessary for these distinguished school communities to build on its extensive traditions and storied legacies, while being responsible for delivering excellence in a Christ-centered and faith-filled college preparatory education. Candidates are expected to be available to assume the responsibilities of the positions by July 1, 2017. Applications will be accepted until May 15, 2017.
Additional position details and search propsectus' can be found here. Interested candidates can begin exploring these exciting Catholic school executive leadership opportunities by contacting:
Michael Furey, Partner
Partners in Mission School Leadership Search Solutions, LLC
124 Sycamore Drive Westwood, MA 02090