The Waterloo Catholic District School Board (WCDSB) has been offering quality, inclusive, faith- based education for over 183 years. With 43 Elementary Schools, 5 Secondary Schools and the St. Louis Adult Learning and Continuing Education Centres to meet the needs of over 40,000 learners, WCDSB’s Catholic Schools are the heart of the community, where we strive for success for each and a place for all.
The Board is seeking an outstanding candidate as its new Director of Education. Reporting to the Board of Trustees, the Director will work to support and achieve the board’s Mission, Vision and Beliefs to “educate and nurture hope in all learners to realize their full potential to transform God’s world”. For further information on WCDSB, please visit the board’s website: www.wcdsb.ca
The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to the mission and ministry of Catholic education. They will possess the requisite educational and professional qualifications to assume the role (in accordance with the Education Act), along with a solid and progressive track record of exemplary senior leadership, excellent interpersonal, relationship-building and communication skills.
A detailed candidate profile for the role is currently under development. Requests for additional information about the role and/or suggestions or nominations of suitable candidates may be submitted in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org – or by contacting Kevin Kobus at (416) 571- 1587 or Jordene Lyttle at (416) 850-1650. To confidentially apply for this opportunity, please forward a detailed cover letter and résumé; a one-page statement of your personal philosophy of Catholic education; a list of four references (who will not be contacted without prior consent); and a written pastoral reference letter quoting Project#WCDSB2022 to email@example.com by 12 noon on Friday July 15 , 2022.
The Waterloo Catholic District School Board and Promeus Inc. are committed to employment equity, diversity and inclusion. We welcome interest and/or applications from all qualified candidates and with a diversity of backgrounds, without exception, and are committed to an inclusive and barrier-free selection process. Please advise us of any accommodation measures you may require during the search process. Information received relating to accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.