Saint Joseph School Principal

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St. Joseph Catholic School is searching for a new Principal. St. Joseph School is a TK through 8th grade school located in the city of Fremont in Alameda County.  St. Joseph School enrolls 211 students with a maximum capacity of 308 students, with a professional staff of 30 and is fully accredited by WCEA/WASC with before and after school Extended Care.  Candidates for principal must be active practicing Catholics, possess a California Teaching Credential and a California Administrative Credential or enrolled in an Administrative Credential Program as well as have at least five years in Catholic educational teaching or administration.  The candidate must be able to provide spiritual, administrative, financial, and educational leadership for the school as well as be able to assume responsibility for the day-to-day administration.  The school serves a diverse community. 

The successful candidate is expected to be an active member of the parish staff. Excellent communication skills and enthusiasm for developing and maintaining a school with a strong Catholic identity, and academic program are a must. St. Joseph School has a supportive Pastor, Faculty and Staff, School Board, Parent Group and Parent community.

Salary is based upon the Diocesan Scale and depends on qualifications and experience. Benefits include: Health, Dental and Vision Insurance, Long and Short Term Disability Insurance, Retirement contribution of 8% of salary (subject to vesting), $25K life insurance, sick leave, among others.

Send Letter of Intent and Application by February 17, 2023 to:

Department of Human Resources

Diocese of Oakland

2121 Harrison Street, Suite 100

Oakland, CA  94612


Saint Joseph School Principal