Diocese of Winona-Rochester Employment


Elementary Principal - Full Time

St. Casimir's School @ Wells, MN posted on Wed, Jun 12

Apply until: 2024-09-12

Saint Casimir Catholic School Wells, Minnesota, seeks an Elementary School Principal starting in the 2024–2025 school year. Saint Casimir’s Catholic School is a preschool through 6th grade Catholic school with a dedicated faculty and staff. Learn more about Saint Casimir’s Catholic School and this exciting opportunity in Catholic school by viewing our website at www.stcasimirsschool.net

St. Casimir’s Catholic School is focused on faith, academics, and family. The school has served Wells and surrounding communities for nearly 110 years. There are exciting new projects underway to connect student learning with the real world. The school is a mission of St. Casimir’s Catholic Church, and therefore maintains a strong relationship with the parish and the parishioners. Active parent involvement creates and supports a strong community base for the school.

Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Winona-Rochester are vital to the evangelizing mission of the Church. They strive to provide an education that is authentically Catholic: a formation of the whole person in the light of Jesus Christ. Saint Casimir’s Catholic School accomplishes this important work by living their mission statement: St. Casimir’s Catholic School is a Christ-centered Catholic learning community that embraces all of God’s children and is committed to Catholic faith formation, academic excellence, and practicing Christian service.


Recognizing that “[t]he project of the Catholic school is convincing only if carried out by people who are deeply motivated, because they witness to a living encounter with Christ” (Congregation for Catholic Education, 1997), the successful candidate for this position will demonstrate the capacity to cultivate the highest standards of excellence in Catholic culture, academics, and organizational leadership at Saint Casimir’s Catholic School.

Successful candidates should meet the following criteria:

 1. Practicing Roman Catholic in full communion with the Church with a strong commitment to and
    working knowledge of the Catholic faith.

2. Master's Degree in Education, or in progress.

3. Three years of teaching experience at the elementary level, with experience in a Catholic school
   strongly preferred.

4. Possession of or eligibility for a state issued administrative license/certificate is preferred.

5. High level of interpersonal, collaborative, organizational, and administrative skills with the ability to
   implement policies, directives, and initiatives.

6. Collaborative leadership style, with the ability to work with numerous stakeholders both within and
   outside the school organization.


To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to St. Casimir's Church  scasimir@bevcomm.net Applications will be reviewed immediately, and the position will be open until filled.