Posting Information

Posted by:
St. John of Krondstadt School
706 Stewart Street
Yakima, WA 98902

Phone: 509.452.0177

Part-Time Principal

Job Description:

St. John of Krondstadt School is the parochial school of Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Yakima, WA ( The school is seeking a part-time principal to oversee its daily operations.


The principal’s primary responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing the development and implementation of school programs and operations
  • Defining responsibilities and accountabilities of all staff members
  • Maintaining effective communication and positive relationships with staff, students, parents, the school board, and the community
  • Fostering the academic and spiritual growth of our children

Additional Information:

A minimum of 10 hours per week will be dedicated to school administration. Depending on experience and interest of the applicant and needs of the school, additional time can be allocated toward additional administrative duties, classroom teaching (e.g., math instruction), teaching and learning evaluations, and curriculum development. Any additional time and specific duties will be explicated in a mutually agreed job offer. Anticipated hourly wages are in the $25-35/hour range but this is negotiable and dependent on experience.

The position is available to begin in the summer of 2019, with the intent to prepare for the 2019/2020 school year. More information about the school, as well as other ways to support this important cause, can be found at:

To Apply

Interested candidates should contact Joel Thome by e-mail to request the job description and may submit a letter of interest and resume to: