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Central Vermont Catholic School


Job Description

Central Vermont Catholic School, a joint parish Pre-S – 8 school serving 100 boys and girls in Barre, Vermont, seeks a highly qualified principal to begin as soon as possible. Central Vermont Catholic School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Central Vermont Catholic School was consolidated in 2009 with the joining of St. Michael’s School in Montpelier and St. Monica’s School in Barre. A dedicated staff of teachers, involved parents and caring parishes make up the wonderful Central Vermont Community.


Applicant must be a practicing Catholic, have experience in directing an excellent academic elementary school, and the ability to build upon a school with a strong Catholic Identity where teachers and students flourish. The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:


• Candidate must hold or be working toward a Master’s degree in education

• Minimum 3 years teaching or administrative experience

• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

• Demonstrated leadership skills

• Must demonstrate strong financial management

• Experience in development and marketing


Job Requirements

Interested candidates are to submit a resumé, transcript, letter of interest and statement of educational philosophy. Please include three current letters of recommendation and a letter from your pastor stating that you are a “practicing Catholic in good standing”.


All documents should be mailed to the following individuals:


Ms. Mona Faulkner, Superintendent

Catholic Schools Office

55 Joy Drive, PO Box 2226

South Burlington, VT 05407


Father Leopold Bilodeau

St. Monica’s Parish

79 Summer Street

Barre, VT 05641

At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred

Master degree preferred

Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required


Application Questions

This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.


1.  Submit an essay stating your educational philosophy.

Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)


Contact Information

Mona Faulkner, Superintendent of Catholic Schools

55 Joy Drive

South Burlington, Vermont 05403

Phone: 802-658-6110

Fax: 802-881-0697