Ursuline Academy, a four-year Catholic college-preparatory independent high school for young women located in Cincinnati, Ohio, seeks an outstanding leader to serve as the school’s President. Founded by the Ursuline Sisters of Brown County, Ohio in 1896, the selective admissions school seeks to prepare the young woman for college and beyond by nurturing her soul, intellect, heart, and imagination.
The President reports to the Board of Trustees and is accountable for promoting Ursuline’s mission, safeguarding its values and policies, overseeing programs and results, recruiting and motivating faculty/staff, and ensuring that there are adequate resources to fulfill the school’s purposes and priorities into the future.
The qualified applicant must be a practicing Catholic, possess a minimum of a master’s degree and 5+ years of experience in teaching, educational administration, and leadership, preferably in Catholic education. The applicant also must have a proven track record of building philanthropy through relationships, board experience, and a history of volunteer service.
The dynamic leader will embrace diversity, value the whole person, and possess superior interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills.
This position offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Ursuline Academy is an independent, college-preparatory Catholic high school for young women in grades 9-12 founded by the Ursuline Sisters of Brown County, Ohio in 1896. Ursuline has a diverse student population of approximately 630 students representing over 50 zip codes.
Ursuline offers a rigorous curriculum specifically designed to prepare the student for college and beyond. In the spirit of our foundress, St. Angela Merici, and her vision of educating and empowering young women, Ursuline Academy of Cincinnati developed The Merici Model of education: a uniquely student-centered approach to learning. Through this model, we provide a culture where students are empowered to learn through their choices. This is enhanced by the Merici Schedule and the design of our campus.
In keeping with our mission of nurturing a student's soul, intellect, heart, and imagination, Ursuline offers a wide variety of co-curriculars. Our student-led clubs and organizations reflect Ursuline's commitment to a community that is shaped by our students' passions and interests.