Superintendent of Education, Nipissing-Parry Sound CDSB
The Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board invites applications for the position of SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION.
Located in North Bay, nestled between beautiful Lake Nipissing and Trout Lake, and only a 3.5 hour drive north of Toronto, the Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board provides a high-quality Catholic education to 2900 students in 13 caring Catholic centres of learning excellence, specifically, 11 elementary schools, one secondary school, and an alternative and continuing education campus.
Reporting to the Director of Education, the successful candidate will be an exemplary model of personal and professional commitment to Catholic education, will provide exceptional leadership in service to all students and schools through the lens of the Board’s Mission, Vision and Ends, will have demonstrated outstanding progressive leadership in K-12 education, and will have a capacity for personal growth and development. S/he will possess superior interpersonal, communication and organizational skills, the ability to cultivate positive working relationships with staff and parents, and work collaboratively with school principals, managers, and community stakeholders and partners.
Working as an integral member of the Senior Leadership Team, the Superintendent of Education is a faith-filled leader, respected and known for creating and supporting safe, welcoming and positive environments that foster equity, learning, inclusivity and well-being for students, staff, parents and the community. The ideal candidate demonstrates expertise in instructional leadership, confidently incorporates a system perspective for instructional and operational supervision and support, and engages in collaborative planning and creative problem solving.
Candidates who are interested in joining our current Senior Leadership Team and are in good standing with the Ontario College of Teachers, hold Supervisory Officer Qualifications (or who are enrolled or eligible to enrol in the program) and Part II in Religious Education, have a proven record of successful teaching, and have several years of successful school and/or system leadership experience, are invited to submit the following:
• A cover letter;
• A detailed summary of professional and academic qualifications and experience;
• A brief (one page) statement of the candidate’s personal philosophy of Catholic Education Leadership;
• A current pastoral reference and three professional references;
• External candidates must submit a recent and satisfactory Criminal Background Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening.
Written applications will be received until 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, and must be addressed confidentially to:
Anna Marie Bitonti, Director of Education
Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board
1000 High Street
North Bay, ON P1B 6S6