San Jose Christian School Announces Search for New Superintendent

A local leader in authentic Christian Education, SJCS seeks a leader committed to teaching Christian values in a 21st Century world.

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(PRWEB) February 26, 2014

San Jose Christian School announced today that it is seeking a new leader to serve as its superintendent. The school, which has provided quality Christian education to children for over 50 years, is now considering applicants for the pivotal position.

The SJCS superintendent will be responsible for overseeing all facets of the school’s present and future endeavors, and for upholding the school’s mission to “provide an academically excellent, Christ-centered education to children of Christian parents.” The selected applicant will have a clear vision of the school’s future and will be prepared to navigate changes in educational and community landscapes.

Additional key responsibilities of the position include: developing and overseeing the school’s budget, maintaining a supportive Christian environment within the school, serving as the public face and voice of the school, developing new and nurturing existing financial supporters, supervising staff, ultimately overseeing all programs and collaborating with the SJCS principal and teachers to ensure the school’s continued growth and prosperity.

The ideal candidate will be a lifelong learner who embraces Christian values and who clearly understands and supports the school’s statement of faith. He or she preferably possesses a Master’s degree in education or a related field and can effectively work within the community to develop relationships that encourage collaboration between school, community and church groups.

To apply for this exciting leadership opportunity, interested applicants can send letters of interest and resumes to Larry Kooi at LKooi(at)csionline(dot)org or call 410.562.7801.

About San Jose Christian School

San Jose Christian School provides authentic Christian education from a Reformed perspective for children, aged infant through 8th grade. For over 50 years, the school has upheld its motto of “A love for God. A desire to learn. A commitment to serve.” With an enrollment of 230 students and an operating budget of $2.2 million, SJCS offers a blend of academic excellence and Christian values. With innovative and inclusive methodologies such as the “teach not ban” approach to technology, SJCS continues to lead the way in 21st Century Christ-centered education.