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Richmond Christian School

Closing Date: March 31, 2020

 

About the Opportunity

Richmond Christian School is seeking a qualified, dynamic Christian leader to become the next Superintendent of the school starting on August 1, 2020. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to lead and nurture a dedicated team of administrative and teaching staff. Reporting to the Board, the candidate will work with the Board of Directors in developing and implementing strategic goals. A proven ability to build strong relationships with staff, families and the community at large are vital. If you are passionate about Christian education and want to be part of the school’s journey into the next chapter, we welcome you to submit your application.

 

About Richmond Christian School

Richmond Christian School is one of the largest Christian schools in B.C., serving over 1,000 students between our pre-school, elementary, middle and secondary campuses. Our mission statement is:

 

It is the mission of Richmond Christian School, in obedience to the infallible Word of God and led by His Spirit, to provide a quality, Christ-centred education, equipping all students to joyfully serve Christ in all aspects of life.  We strive to make RCS a place where families are connected, students are challenged, staff are valued and lives are changed.

 

We strive to make RCS a place where families are connected, students are challenged, staff are valued and lives are changed.

 

Desirable Qualifications

  • Leads with a pastoral heart and has the capability to shepherd a diverse and competent staff.
  • Demonstrates leadership capabilities with a purpose from RCS visions.
  • Encourages collaboration and teamwork.
  • Stays current with scholastic pedagogy and technology for pre-K to Grade 12.
  • Has strong business acumen, knows how to manage risk and demonstrates wisdom in decision making.
  • Strong in oral and written communication skills.
  • Equipped with strong interpersonal and relationship management skills.
  • Proven track record in building relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Experienced in Christian education and has experience as a Principal of a large school.
  • Seasoned in leading significant organizational growth.

 

Requirements

  • Willing to commit to the Richmond Christian School’s mission.
  • Master’s degree in Educational Leadership or equivalent graduate degree.
  • British Columbia Professional Teachers’ Certificate or transferable equivalent.
  • Knowledgeable of the BC Ministry of Education requirements and its relationship to the BC Independent School Act.
  • Actively attending and serving in a Bible-believing church.

 

Application Instructions

To apply send the following to Simon Tang: stang@myrcs.ca

  • Cover letter & CV
  • Statement of philosophy of Christian education and leadership
  • Personal Testimonial
  • 3 references

 

While we truly appreciate your interest in Richmond Christian School, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.