Bishop Thomas K. Gorman Regional School Secondary Principal (6-12)

Bishop Thomas K. Gorman Regional Catholic School invites qualified applicants to apply for the position of school principal. Bishop Gorman is part of the educational ministry of the Catholic Diocese of Tyler, Texas led by Bishop Joseph Strickland. For the past sixty years, Bishop Gorman has provided a college preparatory curriculum, which seeks to offer a rigorous educational experience within a dynamic Catholic culture and a caring Christian community.

Bishop Gorman strives to graduate young men and women of well-formed Christian character and living faith who can serve every segment of both civil and ecclesial society. They should be prepared to become the future leaders of excellence and virtue the church and the nation need. This is accomplished through rigorous academic instruction offered by administrators and teachers who are living examples of an integrated Christian faith and life. Bishop Gorman has been identified as a Catholic Education Honor Roll recipient from the Cardinal Newman Society for its commitment to the principles of Catholic Identity in Education.


Role of the Principal:

The Principal is the academic and spiritual leader of the school and has the following responsibilities:

  • Foster and model Catholic identity
  • Model personal and professional leadership and integrity
  • Oversee academic affairs including curriculum, instruction and supervision
  • Manage and promote enrollment and development activities
  • Supervise curricular and extra- curricular student affairs
  • Supervise non instructional functions including physical plant
  • Engage in personnel decisions with regard to hiring and evaluation
  • Provide fiscal management including budgeting and operations


Preferred Qualifications and Experiences:

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a faith-filled practicing, orthodox Catholic, faithful to the Magisterium of the Catholic Church
  • Possess a master’s degree in educational leadership or a related field
  • Have a minimum of three years of administrative experience
  • Have a secondary school teaching experience


Wages and Benefits:

The principal will receive highly competitive salary commensurate with education and experience and include the following benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan.


Application Materials and Process:

The application materials required are:

  • Cover letter addressing the principal’s responsibilities listed above
  • Resume
  • Three References

Please email the above documents to principalsearch@bishopgorman.net

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Starting date for the position is negotiable and could be as late as July 1, 2022.

For additional information about Bishop Strickland’s vision for the school see the following video message:  Most Reverend Joseph E. Strickland

For additional information about the school and its mission see the website at: https://www.bishopgorman.net

To apply for this job email your details to principalsearch@bishopgorman.net