Principal – St. Patrick’s School, Mauston

Are you searching for a faith-filled challenge?  Do you want to be an educator and an evangelist?

The Catholic Community of Mauston, Wisconsin, is looking for a dynamic principal to guide St. Patrick’s School.  Applicants should be driven by the Holy Spirit to achieve great things in a rural setting.

St. Patrick’s Parish and School are located approximately 73 miles north-northwest of Madison and 72 miles east of La Crosse.  The school is 4YK-8th grade building with 152 total students.

Candidates must be practicing Catholics willing to advance the Catholic Mission of the school through strong organizational, communication and leadership skills.  Candidates must have current knowledge of Church documents related to Catholic Schools.

The ideal candidate will have 3 years teaching experience, a Master’s degree in administration and a current administrative license from the State of Wisconsin (or qualify to earn a Wisconsin administrative license).  Candidates need knowledge of current curriculum and standards and have an enthusiasm for education.

The St. Patrick’s School principal is responsible to the Parish Pastor and the Diocesan Superintendent of Catholic Schools. The school principal will collaborate with the Parish Pastor in making effective decisions and executing a strategic vision with emphasis on Catholic identity, academics, development, marketing, and school growth.

Please send your resume, three letters of recommendation, a copy of current administrative license, and a copy of your transcripts to Father John Potaczek, Pastor.


Mailing Address:

St. Patrick Parish

Fr. John Potaczek

401 Mansion Street

Mauston, WI 53948

All information will be kept confidential

Deadline for applications is July 12, 2017

This position is for 2017-2018 school year, beginning August 2017.