Superintendent of Education Pool, Northwest CDSB

Job Location
Fort Frances/Dryden
The Northwest Catholic District School Board
Description-Job Posting

The Northwest Catholic District School Board encompasses a large geographical area including the communities of Fort Frances, Stratton, Dryden, Sioux Lookout and Atikokan. The Board is committed to providing outstanding educational opportunities within a faith based, innovative learning environment. The successful candidate will assume the position at a date to be determined.

Reporting to the Director of Education, the Superintendent of Education is a member of Senior Administrative Council. The incumbent will be assigned system portfolio responsibility and will provide effective leadership to our schools and employees and work proactively with school administrators, board departments and community partners. The successful candidate will support the development and accomplishment of strategic priorities identified in the Board strategic plan.

The successful candidate shall:
- Be an actively practicing Roman Catholic who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to the philosophy, missions and goals of Catholic Education;
- Hold a valid Ontario Supervisory Officer’s (SOQP) Certificate, or hold a Masters’ degree and be willing to complete the SOQP course within two (2) years of date of hire;
- Have demonstrated expertise in instructional leadership, the use of data and project management;
- Be familiar with elementary education, business operations, special education and human resource management;
- Have superior interpersonal, communication and organizational skills;
- Have exemplary leadership skills to support the system.

Applicants who wish to be considered for this position must submit:
- A covering letter;
- A fully detailed resume outlining qualifications and experience;
- A current written pastoral reference and three (3) current professional references, one of which must be from your current Supervisor;
- Written authorization to contact references must be included in the application in the accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act;
- A one (1) page statement of the candidate’s personal philosophy of Catholic Education.

Interested applicants must submit the above through the Apply to Education platform using job code 3333965 by 3:30 PM on October 3, 2022.

“Equal Opportunity Employer”
Although we thank all applicants, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

The successful candidate will be required to produce a satisfactory Criminal Background/Vulnerable Sector Check

Accommodations for persons with disabilities are available during the recruitment and selection process. Applicants need to make their required accommodations known in advance by contacting the Human Resources Department at (807) 274-2931 ext. 1225.